With the recent news that the NFL Lockout, which has plagued us for months, is coming to an end, one can’t help but celebrate like it’s New Year’s Eve. No longer are we questioning if we’re going to be able to have our annual fantasy football draft with the boys, renew our Direct TV NFL Ticket program, or have Sunday afternoons to tailgate at the stadium.
Not only that, but it also allows us to restart the gears and speculation in the NFL trade machine. By far my favorite part of the offseason is predicting where blue chip free agents will land and what big names on the trade block will be dealt. This year contains an exorbitant amount of talented players that all could potentially be wearing a different team's colors come opening weekend.
Let’s take a look at seven risky, yet possibly rewarding names that very well could be traded before the season kicks off in less than two months.