Do trades have to be accepted by the listed trade deadline, or fully processed by the listed trade deadline? November 21, 2022 08:05 Updated The trade has to be accepted by the trade deadline and can be approved/processed after (depending on league settings). Related articles Adding, Dropping, & Trading Players League Settings New! How can I access the live game via NFL+? - Conference Championships - 1/29 Leaving a League Scoring Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.