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I agree..It was a disppointment not landing Groy...

March 17, 2017 07:13PM
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alyoshamucci
If Wichmann could have done it, my guess is he would have been starting already.

I hate going into the draft with a need because you're easily leapfrogged and almost always have to trade up to get the player you want to ensure that doesn't happen.

Now if we like Rouiller and Fuller and Toth as much as Pocic and Elflein, that's fine ... but if not, that takes a prime pick from us ... we want to be able to wait until round 4. But we may not be able to.

Now if you are the Rams and want the best Center in the draft, who gives you the best chance for any rookie to start week 1, you will have to take Elflein at #37. Really like the player but I know the Rams would be passing on higher ranked players overall to fill a need. So no, I don't like the pick at all at #37.

I`m looking at Roullier on day 3. Even then, what makes me even think he, or any of the other day 3 center in this draft are ready to step in and start from week 1? it would be wishful thinking on my part.

I think the Rams are going to continue to watch the waiver wires, continue to look at the free agent market and possibly look to trade for a Center. Even if its a guy that was a backup with some experience that could compete with a draft pick. Its not a position the Rams want to be weak at heading into the season. I expect them to do something outside of just the draft. It may not be a name that gets us too excited, but there will be competition for the position come late July.



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Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 03/17/2017 07:14PM by PaulButcher59.
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  Centers.

CROMWELL211135March 17, 2017 09:28AM

  Other than Mangold, not going to solve this in FA.

RockRam247March 17, 2017 09:52AM

  draft one

LMU93224March 17, 2017 10:06AM

  Re: Other than Mangold, not going to solve this in FA.

bigjimram21180March 17, 2017 12:07PM

  Without Groy, this is a mess.

alyoshamucci282March 17, 2017 12:14PM

  Groy is an unknown

TonyHunter87212March 17, 2017 12:39PM

  I don't see it that way......

roman18200March 17, 2017 01:58PM

  Re: I don't see it that way......

TonyHunter87180March 17, 2017 01:59PM

  Re: I don't see it that way......

roman18182March 17, 2017 02:19PM

  Re: Groy is an unknown

Classicalwit206March 18, 2017 03:21AM

  Re: Without Groy, this is a mess.

Rams43283March 17, 2017 02:22PM

  Without Groy, this is a mess. I agree 100%

Florida_Ram328March 17, 2017 04:44PM

  I'm a bit surprised by the Groy disappointment by some...

Rams43218March 18, 2017 07:58AM

  I agree..It was a disppointment not landing Groy...

PaulButcher59326March 17, 2017 07:13PM

  Re: I agree..It was a disppointment not landing Groy...

hubestar220March 18, 2017 12:10AM

  Re: I agree..It was a disppointment not landing Groy...

stlramz173March 18, 2017 12:36AM

  +1...or ......

Arkansas Ram135March 18, 2017 06:32PM

  Re: center

leafnose201March 18, 2017 06:35AM

  Re: center

den-the-coach232March 19, 2017 04:11AM

  Re: nice, coach !

leafnose144March 19, 2017 04:56AM

  Re: Sullivan & Elflein

den-the-coach143March 19, 2017 05:57AM

  Sullivan seems like a natural fit at this point.

PHDram141March 19, 2017 07:31AM

  Are back injuries a concern with Sullivan?

Rams43134March 19, 2017 08:14AM

  Re: If he is better than Barnes........Than yes, I go Sullivan.

oldschoolramfan121March 19, 2017 08:27AM

  not sure why Barnes couldn't have been kept around.....

21Dog123March 19, 2017 08:31AM

  Re: If he is better than Barnes........Than yes, I go Sullivan.

Rams43119March 19, 2017 08:59AM

  What are the choices?

PHDram196March 19, 2017 08:42AM

  Re: What are the choices?

TonyHunter87181March 19, 2017 08:46AM

  Re: What are the choices?

PHDram118March 19, 2017 08:52AM

  Re: What are the choices?

TonyHunter87165March 19, 2017 09:06AM

  Re: I agree..It was a disppointment not landing Groy...

Classicalwit159March 19, 2017 03:08PM

  Draft Dan Feeney

9er8er160March 19, 2017 12:35PM

  In McVay O, the QB calls the protection calls

Rampage219March 19, 2017 01:46PM

  Re: In McVay O, the QB calls the protection calls

den-the-coach210March 19, 2017 03:13PM