NFL: Tashard Choice Trade Bait for Big D?

September 4, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Calvin Watkins of ESPN Dallas is reporting that the Cowboys are fielding trade offers for running backs Marion Barber and Tashard Choice.  A trade of Barber looks highly unlikely, though, as Barber’s contract should probably scare away any suitors.
Interestingly, while the Cowboys have shot down the possibility of trading Barber, they haven’t ruled out dealing Choice.  The team probably believes that with Choice’s talent, they could receive a player who could make a bigger impact than the third-string running back.
They’re wrong.  I explained a couple days ago why I think Choice is the team’s best running back.  He’s not flashy like Adrian Peterson or Chris Johnson, but he does everything really, really well.  In a recent installment of our “22 in 22″ Emmitt Smith Tribute Series, I explained that Emmitt was the same way—
"Emmitt Smith is one of the greatest running backs in NFL history, ...

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