Twitter Tuesday: Could the St. Louis Rams and Atlanta Falcons be trade partners again?

Last year, the Rams traded down with the Atlanta Falcons from no. 22 to no. 30 and selected Alec Ogletree. This year, the two teams could be trade partners again, as Atlanta has made it clear that they want to move up from their no. 6 slot. Atlanta Falcons are open to trading up in draft, per league sources. Falcons are first team known to be willing to go up. — Adam Schefter...
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Could the Rams consider targeting a top free agent linebacker?

The Rams finally have shored up the outside linebacker position, which they had long neglected, by drafting Alec Ogletree in the first round last season. Ogletree improved as the season progressed and made enough big plays (six forced fumbles and a 98-yard interception return for a touchdown) to justify his sometimes lackluster pass coverage and occasional missed tackles. However...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Alec Ogletree is living up to Rams' high expectations

ST. LOUIS --Alec Ogletree can feel it, he says. Every time the Rams' talented rookie outside linebacker takes the field, whether it's the practice field in Earth City or NFL stadiums on Sundays, he gets a little more comfortable and a little bit better. It has all been a learning experience for the first-round pick from Georgia. There's no doubt about that. But Ogletree...
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November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Nine amazing stats from NFL Week 7

Certainly, no one expected the Jacksonville Jaguars to be any good in 2013, so their 0-6 record isn't very startling. But four combined wins and...
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October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Alec Ogletree 98 Yard Pick Six

Rookie Rams linebacker Alec Ogletree put his name on the highlight reel today by picking off Texan’s quarterback T.J. Yates (in for the injured Matt Schaub) and taking it to the house. Ogletree took the rock 98 yards for the score and put some more hurt on the already reeling Texans. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams key to victory against Dallas Cowboys

Photo by Ronald Martinez/ Getty Images It does not seem often the St. Louis Rams face an opponent who is evenly matched. In the past five or six seasons the Rams have been the underdogs. This upcoming week the Rams will take on the Dallas Cowboys at the newly named AT&T stadium. It may seem a little odd that these two teams are evenly matched when the Cowboys are looked as a...
September 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Some ups, some downs -- now it's time for Ogletree to make some plays

ST. LOUIS -- Les Snead said it best. The St. Louis Rams general manager, shortly after he saw his second pick in the 2013 NFL Draft get beat for a touchdownin his first NFL preseason game, issued a warning to linebacker Alec Ogletree. "They're not scared of you," Snead said to a booth of TV broadcasters in Cleveland, but really to Ogletree. "You're not in...
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September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Rams' linebacker Ogletree has father's experience to lean on

ST LOUIS - Big Al Ogletree has a story about a pile of manure. If you let someone lead you through it once, it's a mistake. But follow that person through it again, and you chose to get that mess on the bottom of your shoes. "Now, you have to choose," Big Al Ogletree said. "Do I want to go this way? Or do I want to go that way?" The father of the St. Louis...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams Select Alec Ogletree In First Round Of 2013 NFL Draft

1.30 St. Louis Rams Alec Ogletree, ILB, Georgia (6-2½, 242)  With the thirtieth selection in this year’s NFL Draft, the St. Louis Rams select inside linebacker Alec Ogletree from Georgia.  The Rams traded with the Atlanta Falcons to fall back to this slot and got a steal.  This guy is a physical freak and if you watch the tape of him playing, you cannot see why he would fall...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Instant Analysis: Ogletree To St. Louis Rams at 30

The St. Louis Rams traded twice during the first round of the draft.  With Jeff Fisher and Les Snead at the helm, it shouldn't be a surprise to anyone.  Dropping to the 30th spot, the Rams decided to draft linebacker Alec Ogletree from Georgia.The Rams have a great linebacker in James Laurinaitis, but he can't do it all.  Ogletree does have a bit of a checkered past with...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

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