The Oct. 29 deadline isn't going to be like the NBA or MLB version, where the values of dozens of players shoot up and down precipitously. But there are some situations to monitor closely.
Not too long ago, the 6-foot-3, 215-pound man beast named Kenny Britt was a rising star in this league. These days, he's playing two snaps a game. The Titans have completely given up hope on Britt thanks to his off-field woes, on-field inconsistency and untapped potential. If there's ever been a guy in need of a change of scenery, this is it. Britt could probably had for a fifth-round pick, a price that could be worth a flier for a team like the Lions, Falcons, 49ers or Patriots. He'd have a shot to turn his career back on track in that scenario.
The Giants are 0-6 and Hakeem Nicks is in the final year of his contract. Meanwhile, rising stud Rueben Randle is nipping at his heels and ready to play every snap. A trade would make a ton of sense, especially because the G-Men are not guaranteed a compensatory pick if or when Nicks walks in free agency. Much like Britt, Nicks would look like a stud if he lands with Matthew Stafford, Matt Ryan, etc.
Mark the spot
We've seen the emergence of Khiry Robinson as an effective goal-line runner and clock-killer for the Saints over the last few weeks. So what role will the consistently ineffective Mark Ingram (toe) have upon his return? Perhaps it won't be in New Orleans. If the Saints are willing to admit their first-round mistake, Ingram would fit far better with a team that runs a power scheme. The Browns, who are currently starting washed-up Willis McGahee, look like an ideal landing spot.