- Bill Barnwell
Don't be Andy Reid, folks.
After two weeks of mediocre performances, you might be inclined to dump one of your highly touted performers in a trade for the new hot thing. And if you're 0-2, it's undoubtedly tempting to ditch a struggling player and make a move for a burgeoning star before he truly breaks out. But that's a short-sighted approach that breaks the cardinal rule of fantasy football: Buy low, sell high.
There are several players whose matchups have made their performance in the short term look pretty bad; we've compiled a team of them here. If you get an offer containing Jahvid Best, Hakeem Nicks or -- yes -- Michael Vick for any of these guys, just click the reject button and be patient. They're going to break out pretty soon:
Football Outsiders takes its weekly look at fantasy matchups to exploit or avoid based on the strength or weakness of opponents. Michael Vick is headed for a big Week 3, but don't expect much from Steve Smith with a rookie throwing his way.