The new league year is open, and the Miami Dolphins have kicked open NFL free agency with a bang!. Jay Glazer of FOX reports that the Dolphins have traded receiver Brandon Marshall to the Bears for a 2012 3rd-round pick and a 2013 3rd-round pick.
Jay Cutler now has his old teammate back.
The Bears have needed a number one wide receiver for years, and helping Jay Cutler has been talked about as a top priority for the Bears for some time. The Dolphins gave up two second-round picks to get Marshall in 2010, a cost that they are willing to eat at this point. Marshall has five straight 1,000-yard receiving seasons.
- Did Peyton Manning not want to play with Brandon Marshall? Was this his request?
- Does this help Marshall’s fantasy value?
- Who is on the radar to replace the Dolphins number wide receiver?
- Did the Dolphins get ripped off?
James is a diehard fantasy football fan who has been playing for over 20 years. He doesn’t have a favorite team, mainly from moving around a lot when he was a kid. This has to lead to many fantasy championships as James drafts with his head, not with his heart. James also plays heavily in Dynasty Football and loves DFS and Picking games. He’s excited to see where he can go writing for Gridiron Experts