Fantasy Football: Dynasty Trade Value Chart (April 2018 Update)

by Mike Tagliere | @MikeTagliereNFL | Featured Writer
Apr 2, 2018

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Have you ever had an offer sent to you that included a total of six different players including draft picks and you had no idea how to break it down? Do you match up player vs. player and compare them that way? That doesn’t work when you have a stud being traded away for depth. I’ve done the articles on what a dynasty draft pick is actually worth (read it here), but again, what if there are multiple picks/players involved?

This is one of my favorite articles to write, simply because it requires actual league involvement in order to complete. That’s right, I went out in my own leagues and started offering trades to see what I could get in return, as well as looking at some of my other league-mates’ trades. I did this to make your life easier.

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What you’ll find below is the only dynasty trade value chart that you’ll need. Putting a trade together for Julio Jones? Once you throw in Jarvis Landry, who else needs to be added? What about picks, how many picks would I have to include? Every player/pick has a value and you’re now going to know what it should take to acquire any of them. Understand that some owners will not part for ‘just’ market value, that they want more. How much more? Well that’s up to you, but this should tell you if you’re on the better end of the deal.

The way the chart works is pretty simple, where you’re just adding up each side of the trade in order to see which side wins. For Example: If you’re offered a late first-round pick and Tyreek Hill in exchange for A.J. Green, you’d add the value of the late first-round pick (25) and Hill (38) together, which would equal 63. Green himself has a value of 60, so you’d be slightly winning that trade, though it’s close. That’s just a small sample of what the chart can do.

Another thing to keep in mind is that league-size is important. Don’t trade away three players for one, unless you have the depth to do so. This trade chart was built with a 12-team, half-PPR setting in mind. It also has my rankings, so if yours are different, just move your players up or down the scale. It should remain extremely close.

DRAFT PICKS

Potential Draft Pick Value
TOP-3 PICK 42
TOP-6 PICK 37
TOP-12 PICK 25
EARLY 2ND ROUND 20
LATE 2ND ROUND 15
EARLY 3RD ROUND 10
LATE 3RD ROUND 5

 

QUARTERBACKS

Quarterback Value Quarterback Value
Aaron Rodgers 42 Ben Roethlisberger 12
Russell Wilson 38 Lamar Jackson 11
Carson Wentz 36 Josh Allen 10
Andrew Luck 33 Tyrod Taylor 8
Dak Prescott 31 Ryan Tannehill 8
Kirk Cousins 31 Blake Bortles 8
Deshaun Watson 31 Case Keenum 7
Cam Newton 30 Nick Foles 6
Jimmy Garoppolo 30 Eli Manning 6
Jameis Winston 28 Joe Flacco 6
Matthew Stafford 26 DeShone Kizer 5
Matt Ryan 26 Mason Rudolph 5
Jared Goff 24 AJ McCarron 5
Marcus Mariota 24 Teddy Bridgewater 4
Patrick Mahomes 21 Trevor Siemian 4
Mitch Trubisky 20 C.J. Beathard 4
Baker Mayfield 20 Davis Webb 4
Derek Carr 18 Sam Bradford 3
Drew Brees 17 Carson Palmer 3
Alex Smith 17 Josh McCown 3
Tom Brady 16 Paxton Lynch 2
Josh Rosen 15 Brian Hoyer 2
Andy Dalton 15 Geno Smith 2
Philip Rivers 14 Cody Kessler 2
Sam Darnold 13 All Others 1

 

RUNNING BACKS

Running Back Value Running Back Value
Ezekiel Elliott 65 James White 14
Todd Gurley 65 Theo Riddick 14
Le’Veon Bell 63 C.J. Prosise 14
David Johnson 58 Chris Carson 13
Leonard Fournette 56 Kerryon Johnson 13
Saquon Barkley 56 Mike Davis 13
Alvin Kamara 50 Bilal Powell 13
Joe Mixon 41 Latavius Murray 12
Devonta Freeman 41 Spencer Ware 12
Melvin Gordon 40 Kalen Ballage 12
Dalvin Cook 40 Wayne Gallman 11
Kareem Hunt 38 Devontae Booker 11
Sony Michel 38 James Conner 10
Christian McCaffrey 38 DeAndre Washington 10
Derrius Guice 37 DeMarco Murray 10
Derrick Henry 35 Orleans Darkwa 10
Jordan Howard 34 T.J. Yeldon 10
Mark Ingram 33 Giovani Bernard 10
Jerick McKinnon 32 Mark Walton 9
Kenyan Drake 31 Marshawn Lynch 8
Carlos Hyde 31 LeGarrette Blount 8
Ronald Jones II 30 Mike Gillislee 7
Lamar Miller 30 Jeremy Hill 7
Tevin Coleman 29 Thomas Rawls 7
D’Onta Foreman 28 Peyton Barber 6
Royce Freeman 27 Austin Ekeler 6
Rashaad Penny 27 Elijah McGuire 6
Nick Chubb 27 Robert Kelley 5
Jay Ajayi 27 Jonathan Stewart 5
LeSean McCoy 26 Charles Sims 5
C.J. Anderson 26 Eddie Lacy 5
Duke Johnson 25 D’Angelo Henderson 5
Jamaal Williams 23 Charcandrick West 4
Dion Lewis 22 Paul Perkins 4
Tarik Cohen 22 Corey Clement 4
Rex Burkhead 21 Javorius Allen 4
Kenneth Dixon 19 Donnel Pumphrey 3
Marlon Mack 18 Alfred Morris 3
Chris Thompson 18 Chris Ivory 3
Ameer Abdullah 18 Damien Williams 3
Samaje Perine 18 Wendell Smallwood 3
Aaron Jones 17 Terrance West 2
Alex Collins 16 Jalen Richard 2
John Kelly 16 Joe Williams 2
Isaiah Crowell 15 T.J. Logan 2
Ty Montgomery 14 Malcolm Brown 2
Doug Martin 14 All Others 1

 

WIDE RECEIVERS

Wide Receiver Value Wide Receiver Value
Odell Beckham Jr. 75 John Brown 14
Antonio Brown 74 Emmanuel Sanders 13
DeAndre Hopkins 72 Geronimo Allison 13
Mike Evans 69 Cameron Meredith 13
Julio Jones 68 Donte Moncrief 13
A.J. Green 60 Taywan Taylor 12
Davante Adams 55 Kenny Golladay 12
Michael Thomas 55 Laquon Treadwell 12
Amari Cooper 54 Carlos Henderson 11
Keenan Allen 49 Mack Hollins 11
Allen Robinson 48 Kenny Stills 10
Doug Baldwin 47 Tyrell Williams 10
Stefon Diggs 45 Albert Wilson 10
Brandin Cooks 43 Tyler Lockett 10
Sammy Watkins 40 ArDarius Stewart 10
Corey Davis 39 Curtis Samuel 9
Tyreek Hill 38 Simmie Cobbs Jr. 9
Dez Bryant 35 Chad Williams 9
Alshon Jeffery 35 Zay Jones 8
T.Y. Hilton 35 Jeremy Maclin 8
Calvin Ridley 34 Keelan Cole 8
JuJu Smith-Schuster 34 Jaron Brown 8
Jarvis Landry 34 Mike Wallace 8
Josh Gordon 33 Quincy Enunwa 7
Adam Thielen 33 Taylor Gabriel 7
Golden Tate 33 Auden Tate 7
Marvin Jones 31 Willie Snead 7
Devante Parker 31 Josh Reynolds 7
Sterling Shepard 30 Jermaine Kearse 7
Cooper Kupp 30 Dante Pettis 6
Jamison Crowder 28 Terrelle Pryor 6
Michael Crabtree 27 Trent Taylor 6
Martavis Bryant 27 Eric Decker 6
Robert Woods 27 Allen Hurns 6
Josh Doctson 27 Ted Ginn 5
Devin Funchess 27 J.J. Nelson 5
Demaryius Thomas 27 Travis Benjamin 5
Marquise Goodwin 27 Amara Darboh 5
Will Fuller 26 Malcolm Mitchell 5
Marqise Lee 26 Chris Conley 5
John Ross 24 Kevin White 5
D.J. Moore 23 Bruce Ellington 4
Michael Gallup 22 Torrey Smith 4
Kelvin Benjamin 21 Cole Beasley 4
Chris Godwin 20 Brice Butler 4
James Washington 20 D.J. Chark 4
Courtland Sutton 19 DaeSean Hamilton 4
Christian Kirk 19 Danny Amendola 3
Corey Coleman 19 Kendall Wright 3
Chris Hogan 19 Deonte Thompson 3
Mike Williams 18 Ryan Switzer 3
Robby Anderson 18 Cordarrelle Patterson 3
Dede Westbrook 17 Andre Holmes 2
Anthony Miller 17 Chad Hansen 2
Rishard Matthews 16 Kenny Britt 2
Paul Richardson 16 Dontrelle Inman 2
Randall Cobb 16 Breshad Perriman 2
DeSean Jackson 15 Adam Humphries 2
Equanimeous St. Brown 15 Terrance Williams 2
Larry Fitzgerald 15 Brandon LaFell 2
Pierre Garcon 15 Chris Moore 2
Mohamed Sanu 14 Deontay Burnett 2
Julian Edelman 14 Tyler Boyd 2
Nelson Agholor 14 Brandon Marshall 2
Jordan Matthews 14 Tavon Austin 2
Jordy Nelson 14 Leonte Carroo 2
Keke Coutee 14 All Others 1

 

TIGHT ENDS

Tight End Value Tight End Value
Rob Gronkowski 46 Gerald Everett 9
Travis Kelce 45 Ian Thomas 8
Zach Ertz 40 Charles Clay 8
Hunter Henry 37 Jake Butt 6
Evan Engram 34 Jonnu Smith 5
David Njoku 32 Nick Vannett 5
O.J. Howard 32 Adam Shaheen 5
Kyle Rudolph 25 Jared Cook 4
Trey Burton 25 Vernon Davis 4
Jordan Reed 24 Jason Witten 4
Jimmy Graham 22 Ricky Seals-Jones 4
Greg Olsen 19 Coby Fleener 3
Delanie Walker 18 Vance McDonald 3
Dallas Goedert 17 A.J. Derby 2
Mike Gesicki 17 Tyler Kroft 2
George Kittle 16 Tyler Higbee 2
Mark Andrews 15 Seth DeValve 2
Tyler Eifert 13 C.J. Fiedorowicz 2
Hayden Hurst 13 Zach Miller 2
Jack Doyle 11 Rico Gathers 2
Austin Hooper 11 Clive Walford 2
Eric Ebron 11 Julius Thomas 2
Cameron Brate 10 Garrett Celek 2
Austin Seferian-Jenkins 9 All Others 1

 

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