Wishing these trades would happen

With the deadline approaching, here are five deals that probably won't be made

Originally Published: October 14, 2011
By Adam Schefter | ESPN.com

Derrick Mason was dealt to Houston and Aaron Curry is off to Oakland, but football's trade deadline usually is a dead time.

There are few calls, even less action. No matter how much sense some trades make, they do not happen before the deadline, which this season is Tuesday, Oct. 18.

There are many complicating factors to the art of the deal, but part of the problem is that teams have budgets. At this time of year, they are unwilling to take on the big salaries that accompany ...

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