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St. Louis Rams: Why drafting a cornerback is the biggest need

As we are only a few weeks away from the 2014 NFL draft the St. Louis Rams looks like a team that is trying to build through the draft. They have been the leagues youngest team for two years now and looking to stay young for a third. The Rams have a solidified starter at most of their positions, but there is one that still needs improvement. In 2012 the Rams signed cornerback Cortland...
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Twitter Tuesday: Tavon Austin and Chris Long beef on Twitter…or do they?

You know we really need the NFL draft to finally happen when the biggest story of the day is whether Chris Long and Tavon Austin are Twitter-beefing for real or not. And yet here we are. If you’re a little behind this morning, then I suggest you follow this link to Turf Show Times’ breakdown of the “beef” between the two former top-10 picks. If you read that, you’ll see...
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Rams' Sam Bradford needs to win in 2014

St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford's NFL career has been marked by inconsistency and injuries, and the torn left anterior cruciate ligament he suffered last season has his future with the team in doubt. He has two years and $27 million left on his contract, but rumblings that the Rams may draft a quarterback in this year's draft has put extra pressure on him to stay...
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Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Deshawn Ross, DT, Kentucky State

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Deshawn Ross, DT, Kentucky State  How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? I had been getting looked at by many of the local schools such as the University Louisville, Western Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky, Murray State and the University of Kentucky. Where did you choose and why? Well to be honest my journey as been everywhere...
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Rams will bring in Alabama QB A.J. McCarron for pre-draft visit

According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Rams will have a pre-draft vist with Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron, who will visit Rams and is scheduled work out on May 1. McCarron’s workout confirms that reports the team is considering drafting a quarterback to go with Sam Bradford and Shaun Hill on the 2014 roster.
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Two St. Louis Rams running backs make an appearance on 10 worst trades list

On Friday, cover32 editor Grant Gunderson put together a list of the 10 worst trades in NFL history. The Rams appeared on the list twice – once as the fleecer and once as the fleeced. The good: Coming in at no. 7 – the Marshall Faulk trade with the Colts. Here’s Gunderson’s take: Trading a Hall of Famer for a second and fifth-round draft pick is just plain dumb… but that’s...
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Rams 'strongly considering' drafting a quarterback in NFL Draft

According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Dispatch , the Rams are strongly considering drafting a quarterback in the 2014 NFL Draft. General manager Les Snead have met with a number of young signal callers including Pittsburgh's Tom Savage, South Carolina's Connor Shaw and Clemson's Tajh Boyd. The team also traveled to Aaron Murray's Georgia pro day and watched...
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Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Corey Washington, WR, Newberry

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Corey Washington, WR, Newberry  How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? Had a lot of big schools recruiting me but none would offer a scholarship because my GPA was to low. Where did you choose and why? Went to Georgia Military College (junior college) to start off college. […] The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Corey...
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Report: Rams strongly considering drafting a quarterback

According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch,  the Rams are strongly considering taking a quarterback in next month’s draft. With less than three weeks remaining before the draft, the Rams are strongly considering taking a quarterback, and in doing so are casting a wide net at the position. The one question that we would all love to know is, which pick would they use...
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Report: Rams “Strongly Considering” Drafting A QB

Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch is reporting that the St. Louis Rams are considering drafting a quarterback in next months NFL Draft. According to reports, it’s unlikely that the Rams will use either the No.2 or the No. 13 pick on one of the quarterbacks at the top of everyone’s mock drafts. Reports say the team wants to draft a quarterback in the mid-rounds, but...
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National Rewind: Offseason Power Rankings, St. Louis Rams mock draft picks, more

While the NBA and NHL playoffs are now in full swing, the NFL never rests. Here are the best national columns from the cover32 universe this week. National Columns - The top-10 cornerbacks in the NFL Draft. (READ) - POWER RANKINGS: Grading each teams offseason performance so far. (READ) - NFL Mock Draft Round 1 version 1.0 (READ) - The 10 best games on the 2014 NFL schedule ...
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St. Louis Rams| Best & Worst Case Scenario for Round 1 of the NFL Draft (Pick 13)

Everyone (including myself) is anticipating the Rams taking the top offensive tackle with their first 1st round choice at pick 2. This would give St. Louis the freedom to go in a handful of directions with their 2nd first round pick, in such a thick draft class the Rams could be looking at some top defensive prospects still on the board. With the defensive line and linebackers in...
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Rams will pick up 5th-year option on DE Quinn

The St. Louis Rams more than content with their 2011 draft pick defensive end Robert Quinn that they're picking up the option for a fifth year with the team, according to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Teams have until May 3rd to decide on these options for 2011 draftees. Quinn had a stellar 2013, racking up 19 sacks and was awarded Defensive Player of the Year...
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Report: Rams will work out Sammy Watkins on Friday

The St. Louis Rams will fly to Clemson on Friday to work out wide receiver Sammy Watkins,  according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Rams officials, holding the No. 2 overall pick, are traveling Friday to Clemson to work out WR Sammy Watkins. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 18, 2014 Even with the acquisition of Kenny Britt,   the Rams need a number one receiver.   var ACE_AR...
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NDSU OT Billy Turner will be in St. Louis tomorrow for a pre-draft visit

North Dakota State University offensive lineman Billy Turner has been a very busy man over the past few days.  He had a total of 5 plus visits and tomorrow will meet with the Rams. Gil Brandt reported that he is visiting with the Buccaneers, Rams and Dolphins, in addition to visiting the Cowboys and Panthers twice […] The post NDSU OT Billy Turner will be in St. Louis tomorrow...
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