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Heff's Sports Blog:
Mitchell Van Dyk
St. Louis Rams
2nd Overall Pick: Greg Robinson, OT, AuburnI shied away from mocking Robinson to the Rams at 2 because I didn't believe Fisher would change his offensive line philosophy and spend an early pick on one. However, this was the smartest pick they could have made. Offensive tackle has been a problem in St. Louis for as long I can remember, just ask Bradford. Now that he's going to finally have some solid protection and non-rookie weapons, we can finally see what Sam can do with a team around him. It will be a make or break year for him.GRADE: A13th Overall Pick: Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh I was expecting nothing other than a defensive back for this selection, but they couldn't help snatching up the falling Aaron Donald. With this selection, the Rams now have one of the scariest defensive lines in the NFL. It wasn't the biggest need in the world, but defensive tackle was going to be a need as soon as next year (Kendall Langford won't be around much longer). Once you ...
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We’re nearing the time of the summer (it is summer now, right?) where everyone and their brother is going to come out with a “bold predictions” column for the 2014 NFL season. Might we do one of those down the road? Sure, why not? But for now no one’s ready to truly lay it all on the line — or at least they shouldn’t be in late May.
Instead, let’s take a look at ten...
This doesn’t make a whole lot of sense. Fresh off a rookie campaign that saw him go for over 1,100 total yards, St. Louis Rams running back Zac Stacy appears to have competition in the form of rookie third-round pick Tre Mason.
Tre Mason says Rams coaches told him that he'll compete for the starting job
— ryan van bibber (@justRVB) May 29, 2014
Not only did Stacy put up...
In honor of the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee, which is currently taking place in Maryland, I thought I’d take a look at the top five “alphabetically plentiful” names from St. Louis Rams history for our weekly ranking. These names cover the entirety of St. Louis Rams’ nearly 20 year existence, and would likely warrant a fair share of bell taps if they qualified for the...
While the St. Louis Rams passed up on Johnny Manziel and announced they’re sticking with Sam Bradford at quarterback, the team has begun a different battle on offense. While Zac Stacy came on strong late last season, the Rams drafted running back Tre Mason out of Auburn in the third-round of the 2014 Draft, and […]
The 2014 NFL Draft has come and gone. As with any amateur scout or draft analyst, I have an instant reaction to each pick. This is by no means saying how each prospect’s career will go. Real draft grades should not be assigned for three or four years down the road, so take these with a grain of salt. I will be going over each of the NFC West teams. The second team I’ll be doing...