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August 09, 2017 02:30AM
They have THE greatest TE of all time to go with THE greatest QB of all time.

A quick scan of Rams roster shows a slight tail off in both positions. When that happens it helps to have better wr's.

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RockRam
There were enough good players that the offense could have produced much more in the last few years.

Under McVay I have a lot of hope that the offense will do what it can with what it has. As I've said in previous posts; you don't need All Everything WRs to have a really good passing attack and offense. Who does New England have? Yeah, Edelman is really quick and tough; but he's not a guy who takes the top off of defenses. In fact who does NE have who takes the top off of defenses? But, because of their unique abilities and the coaches' willingness to use what they offer, Edelman and Amendola drove people nuts with their quickness and their combo routes. Very effective and difficult to guard. Neither is better than a 4.55 long speed guy and neither is bigger than 5'10". Hardly prototypical NFL WRs.

But, I just can't get too excited until I actually see our guys play other teams for real. In Preseason everybody is undefeated, and every team and their fans believe their team is going to better because of (fill in the blank).

I have just been too disappointed over the past decade to jump on the bandwagon and start expecting a high level of success.
Good progress, an offense that is trending upward and is NFL worthy and entertaining will go a long way towards making me feel better about the Rams.

But for now, I think we have plenty at WR. The problem will be that some of them are very young and raw. Kupp is really more like a vet. So Woods and Kupp together will give us competency. Austin should as well. TE, I don't know. REALLY young there: two 2nd year guys and a rookie. Yikes. But young and talented no doubt. Gurley? I still have my doubts. I'm a little concerned that we might have one of those guys who is better on the practice field than in the game; he looks like Tarzan but plays like Jane when it counts.



R.I.P. Nelson aka TonyHunter87 1971 - 2017 far too soon..

Your last words to me: "Your a great guy RFIP. I was very sad when you left the board, and your son, but was glad to see you back. Take care my friend, may God be by your side." 09/09/2017 12:58AM

No Nelson, you were a far better man than I, and I am sure an awesome husband and father as well. I will miss you my friend. -RFIP
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  I disagree with Vinny and some fans.....

laram1432August 08, 2017 05:17PM

  Well said.. very well said...

JamesJM271August 08, 2017 05:24PM

  Re:Take a look at this Jimmy..

laram227August 09, 2017 04:43AM

  Too much youth at wr imo

RFIP258August 08, 2017 05:33PM

  Some WR's are born old...

JamesJM242August 08, 2017 05:36PM

  Re:Look around the league..

laram265August 08, 2017 05:43PM

  You might want to tell that to...

RFIP196August 09, 2017 02:05AM

  I agree with Vinnie

droopy254August 08, 2017 06:12PM

  We got 1 guy who runs under 4.5 and he can't run routes

max176August 09, 2017 04:06AM

  The 2016 Patriots

RamFanEsq196August 09, 2017 04:16AM

  X factor

RFIP185August 09, 2017 04:25AM

  Yup. All we need is GOAT QB and we're fine

max207August 09, 2017 04:30AM

  Titans

RamFanEsq161August 09, 2017 05:08AM

  Re: I disagree with Vinny and some fans.....

Rams43219August 08, 2017 06:13PM

  Re: No doubt about it

merlin190August 08, 2017 06:56PM

  I hope so

NewMexicoRam156August 08, 2017 07:02PM

  Whoever you are, stop hacking laram's login!

Saguaro229August 08, 2017 07:13PM

  Re: Whoever you are, stop hacking laram's login!

Rampage2K-192August 08, 2017 07:42PM

  Re: Yeah...

dzrams182August 08, 2017 08:13PM

  Re: The style and outlook of the team has also changed...NM

laram146August 09, 2017 04:27AM

  Well, I always said...

Saguaro193August 09, 2017 05:15AM

  I agree

zn198August 08, 2017 08:13PM

  Re: I agree

Killrazor204August 09, 2017 12:59AM

  Re: I agree

zn220August 09, 2017 01:15AM

  Offense has tremendously underachieved

Rams_81191August 09, 2017 01:43AM

  Yep. The offense has some pieces, but it also had some under Fisher

RockRam210August 09, 2017 02:25AM

  NE

RFIP205August 09, 2017 02:30AM

  Yeah, well, certainly so on the QB.....not on the TE

RockRam196August 09, 2017 02:42AM

  It's not even debatable

RFIP174August 09, 2017 03:00AM

  Re: NE

Rams43172August 09, 2017 05:10AM

  I concur

RFIP183August 09, 2017 05:17AM

  Re: if Goff...

Speed_Kills191August 09, 2017 02:42AM

  its all relative though.....

wv ram188August 09, 2017 02:48AM

  Now THAT is a good question.

RockRam210August 09, 2017 03:04AM

  Re: its all relative though.....

max171August 09, 2017 04:47AM

  Re: its all relative though? well yes and no

zn228August 09, 2017 09:16AM

  The Rams should have had 4 more wins......

Crazylegs169August 09, 2017 03:54AM

  Yes but

RFIP195August 09, 2017 04:03AM

  Rams need "chain movers that can extend drives"

LMU93225August 09, 2017 04:48AM

  great point nm

21Dog175August 09, 2017 05:20AM

  Re: Rams need "chain movers that can extend drives"

CraigMatson166August 09, 2017 08:48AM

  None of the "weapons" you listed are proven quantities.

rambleon209August 09, 2017 08:11AM

  All of these weapons have huge question marks

TonyHunter87215August 09, 2017 10:06AM

  True. But I think that's the point.

RFL247August 09, 2017 10:50AM

  Re: Precisely RFL...NM

laram188August 09, 2017 11:25AM

  pundit-ocracy

wv ram201August 09, 2017 12:27PM

  That, too!

RFL197August 09, 2017 12:34PM

  Re: True. But I think that's the point. Double "Ditto" RFL

Florida_Ram242August 09, 2017 02:27PM

  Yes they are weapons

no name177August 09, 2017 02:10PM

  interesting analogy nm

21Dog171August 09, 2017 03:17PM

  Re: I disagree with Vinny and some fans.....

Classicalwit166August 09, 2017 04:40PM

  Re: I disagree with Vinny and some fans.....

zn175August 09, 2017 05:11PM

  I disagree with Vinny and some fans.. "weapons" Bump

Florida_Ram184November 14, 2017 05:28PM