Found February 14, 2014 on cover32 - Rams:
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Although he still insists there is a one percent chance he comes back next season, ironman linebacker London Fletcher seems all but set to retire after a brilliant 16 years in the NFL. Because he’s been around so long, the average football fan might have forgotten that Fletcher got his start with the St. Louis Rams in 1998 as an undrafted free agent out of John Carroll University. Or that Fletcher left the Rams to sign with the Buffalo Bills in 2002 after the Rams let Fletcher walk in free agency and replaced him with a first-round pick by the name of Robert Thomas. But Rams fans certainly haven’t forgotten. Letting Fletcher – the heart of the Rams defense throughout the Greatest Show on Turf era – walk in favor of an unknown commodity in Thomas has to be one of the worst personnel moves in the history of the Rams organization. You could even argue replacing Fletcher with Thomas was one of the worst personnel moves by any NFL team in this millennium. However, let’s not focus on the ...
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