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Random Ramsdom May 14, The Dust Begins to Settle

The excitement of the draft is over, and the St. Louis Rams begin the long and arduous process of establishing a roster of 53.

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Some details of those 'red flags' concerning Marcus Roberson -SBNation

Marcus Roberson not being drafted surprised me. He was projected consistently in the second to third rounds. This is a long read, but well worth it.

Maurice Alexander has a history with the Edward Jones Dome -Fox Sports

With his hometown being Eureka, MO. Maurice Alexander was once a janitor at the EJD. I hope he is not embarrassed by this. He was serving a suspension and found honorable work whilst doing so.

Meet safety Avery Cunningham -Yard Barker

According to Avery Cunningham is a real sleeper. His stats back that up. This is a guy to keep an eye on.

When the Rams picked Mitchell Van Dyk, I said, "Who?" -San Luis

Note the rushing records...

Speaking of rushing records, here is a bit about Tre Mason -Montgomery Advertiser

He broke Bo Jackson's single season rushing record. Bo Jackson.

The Hair weighs in on cornerback E.J. Gaines -Columbia Tribune

There will be a lot of competition for the secondary positions this year. I'll buy that for a dollar!

E.J. Gaines highlight reel

Maurice Alexander highlight reel

Christian Bryant highlight reel

Gotta love a player that gets labelled as 'extremely aggressive' as Maurice does near the end of his video.

The preseason schedule -CBS Sports

The Quiet Time. Not a lot going on until August. Nevertheless, football-staved fans will analyze every move, of every player through mini camps and beyond and we will love it.

More high marks for the Rams draft class -CBS Sports

Hard to disagree with this analysis.

and let's not forget the NFC West -NFL

By all accounts the NFC West just keeps getting tougher. If the Rams make the playoffs this year, it will mean that much more dealing with such stiff competition.

Rookie mini camp starts today -NBC Sports

Rams fans get their first taste of what these rookies have in store for us.

Theme song for the NFC West this year...