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Av's Rams Draft Board and Day 2 Watch List (Post-FA Signings; Version 4.0)


  • Av's Rams Draft Board and Day 2 Watch List (Post-FA Signings; Version 4.0)

    Now that the first wave of FA is over, its time for an update.

    First, here is how the FA comings and goings have impacted my boards:

    Jared Cook (TE) signed
    As a result of this move, all TEs have come off my boards. With Cook and Lance Kendricks, the Rams are set at the position.

    Jake Long (OT) signed
    I am not removing OTs entirely from the board, given that Rodger Saffold's contract runs out after this year. I am, however, placing a premum on prospects who fit the right side, or (on Day 2) could play OG or RT. That said, I think OT is a obviously less of a need position at this point.

    William Hayes (DE), Jermelle Cudjo (DT) signed
    I have viewed DL as the Rams' lowest priority for a while now, and these signings only support that view. The only DL I'm considering at this point are elite DT prospects.

    Steven Jackson (RB) signs with Falcons
    I'm not ready to project any RBs as first picks for the Rams, but I think RB is now a position that should be considered on Day 2.

    Danny Amendola (WR) signs with Patriots
    Danny's departure has not impacted my boards very much, as Jared Cook will take over his role as the primary slot receiver.

    Craig Dahl (S) signs with Niners
    Zero impact on my draft boards.

    With those thoughts in mind, here are my current boards:

    Rams Draft Board

    1. Chance Warmack, OG, Alabama
    Cordarrelle Patterson, WR, Tennessee
    3. Dion Jordon, OLB, Oregon
    4. Luke Joekel, OT, Texas A&M
    5. Jonathan Cooper, OG, North Carolina
    6. Dee Milliner, CB, Alabama
    7. Eric Fisher, OT, Central Michigan
    8. Xavier Rhodes, DB, FSU
    9. D.J. Fluker, OT, Alabama
    10. Matt Elam, S, Florida
    11. Keenan Allen, WR, California
    12. Eric Reid, S, LSU
    13. Tavon Austin, WR, West Virginia
    14. Sharif Floyd, DT, Florida
    15. Terrance Williams, WR, Baylor
    16. DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Clemson

    17. Justin Hunter, WR, Tennessee
    18. Kenny Vaccaro, S, Texas

    19. Jamie Collins, OLB, Southern Mississippi
    20. Sheldon Richardson, DT, Missouri

    Day 2 Watch List

    1. Le’Veon Bell, RB, Michigan State

    2. Khaseem Greene, OLB, Rutgers
    3. Eddie Lacy, RB, Alabama
    4. Kyle Long, OT/OG, Oregon
    5. Travis Frederick, C/OG, Wisconsin
    6. Larry Warford, OG, Kentucky
    7. Mike Gillislee, RB, Florida
    8. Desmond Trufant, CB, Washington
    9. Robert Woods, WR, USC
    10. Jonathan Cyprien, S, FIU
    11. Johnathan Franklin, RB, UCLA
    12. Phillip Thomas, S, Fresno State
    13. Bacarri Rambo, S, Georgia
    14. David Amerson, DB, North Carolina State
    15. Corey Fuller, WR, VaTech
    16. Montee Ball, RB, Wisconsin
    17. Zavier Gooden, OLB, Missouri
    18. Arthur Brown, OLB, Kansas State
    19. Gerald Hodges, OLB, Penn State
    20. Terron Armstead, OT, Arkansas-Pine Bluff
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