Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/16/14
"There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction." Winston Churchill said that.The change for the St. Louis Rams began in the offseason when they jettisoned receiver Danny Amendola and long-time franchise running back Steven Jackson.The first step in the right direction was hiring ex-Titan Jeff Fisher as head coach, and the second was moving up eight spots in the 2013 NFL Draft to select West Virginia receiver Tavon Austin with the eighth overall pick.There is little doubt that Austin will be one of the best and most explosive players in WVU history. In 2012 alone he had 114 receptions for 1,289 yards and 14 touchdowns and 72 rushes for 643 yards and 3 touchdowns.In a single game against Oklahoma he rushed for 344 yards on just 21 carries with a combined total of 572 yards.There are few players in the NFL today who possess the absurd natural physical talent that Austin has, and even fewer defensive backs that can match his speed, quickness and Usain Bolt-like acc...
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