1. Are you a gamer? Come join us at GameNotOver.com
    If you are a gamer, then GameNotOver is your new home! Whether you are a PC, PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, mobile or web gamer, you will find other gamers to talk with on GameNotOver where you can get help, share reviews of the latest games and gaming technology or even wax nostalgic over the gaming days of old. Come join us and help us grow GameNotOver into a wonderful community for gamers!
    Dismiss Notice

Question about Restricted FAs

Discussion in 'Draft Zone' started by xwalker, Mar 13, 2012.

  1. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

    26,087 Messages
    16,569 Likes Received
    Can Dallas trade down from #14 to #32 prior to the draft and then sign a RFA like Lardarius Webb using the 32nd pick?
     
  2. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

    37,395 Messages
    5,391 Likes Received
    I don't see why not. A 1st round pick is a 1st round pick. The problem is, you trade during the draft. I don't think you sign guys while your drafting.

    You would literally have to trade, then sign, then give the pick over. If you signed before the draft, the Ravens would already have your first round pick and you couldn't trade back.

    So, while I suppose it's possible. It's highly unlikely.
     
  3. AdamJT13

    AdamJT13 Salary Cap Analyst

    16,208 Messages
    3,539 Likes Received
    The answer is no. If an RFA has draft pick compensation attached, to sign him to an offer sheet, a team must have its original pick in that round or a better pick.

    If not, then that team would have to work out a trade with his previous team.
     

Share This Page