Unlike other professional sports, there is no real offseason in the National Football League. As soon as the final seconds tick off the clock in the Super Bowl, it’s on to next season for all 32 NFL franchises.
The league’s players will get a bit of a reprieve until offseason conditioning programs and Organized Team Activities begin, but coaches and front office executives won’t have that luxury. Their jobs depend in large part on how well they do in assembling their respective rosters during the wheeling and dealing portion of the offseason.
The New England Patriots already pulled off a couple of blockbuster trades in acquiring defensive end Kony Ealy and wide receiver Brandin Cooks (pictured above). While game-changing trades will be few and far between from now until the trade deadline next November, we are confident that there will be several more players dealt in the coming months. With that being said, here’s a look at 15 big-name players who could still get traded in 2017.