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Random Ramsdom 7/16: The Rams Are “A Team To Be Reckoned With”

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The Rams are being dubbed a “team to reckon with” in 2015. Is it because they’ve got a Top 5 pass rushing duo or one of the best run stuffers in the game?

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2015 Preview: Rams "A Team to Be Reckoned With" |  National Football Post

One thing is certain, the St. Louis Rams didn’t stand pat. There was a lot of roster turnover as well as some changes in the coaching staff. The Rams are trying to figure out a way in which to overtake the Seattle Seahawks for the division title. In order to do that, change was necessary. While the Rams may not be able to catch Seattle in 2015, they may be a little closer than many think.

Top Five Pass Rushing Duos |  ESPN

ESPN’s John Clayton ranks the league’s Top 5 pass rush duos.  Where do the Rams land on that list?  And which two players does he view as the team’s best pass rushers?

Hottest Seat in the NFC West |  ESPN

ESPN’s crew of NFL Nation writer’s field the question "Who is on the hottest seat in the division?"

Three-way Battle for Starting Center Looms for Rams |  ESPN

Who’s going to be snapping the ball to Nick Foles when the season kicks off?  Nick Wagoner provides some insight on the Rams’ three potential starters at center and provides his projection.

Will Jeff Fisher Be Fired After 2015 Season? |  HNGN

The St. Louis Rams may be looking for a new head coach if they finish under .500 again in 2015.

2015 Preview:  Rams’ Defense Tackles |  NFL Spin Zone

Defensive tackles are often overlooked when viewing how a team is comprised. That cannot be done when looking at the St. Louis Rams roster. The Rams have a great combination of run-stuffers and pass rushers on the interior.

Mannion to Make an Impact in 2015? |  Ramblin’ Fan

The St. Louis Rams drafted QB Sean Mannion out of Oregon State with the 89th pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. At 6’6″ and 229 lbs, Mannion possesses the perfect size to compete as a quarterback in the NFL.

NFL’s Top Run Stuffers |  NFL.com

The pass-happy nature of the NFL has led observers to focus extensively on pass rushers and their sack totals, but championship defenses excel at stopping the run behind the play of a disruptive force on the interior. These defenders often toil in anonymity on game day, but defensive coaches covet the presence of a monster in the middle.

2015 NFL Draft to Be Held April 28-30 |  NFL.com

The league announced on Wednesday that the 2016 draft will be held April 28-30. The location of next year's Draft has not yet been determined.

Foles Is the Most Important Addition to the NFC West |  Cover 32 Rams

While Seattle Seahawks’ fans and pundits have been drooling and obsessing about the addition of Jimmy Graham this offseason, a new opinion indicates he may very well not be the biggest addition to the NFC West.

Five Worst Underachievers For Rams Since 2006 |  Cover 32 Rams

Disappointing outputs by players on the St. Louis Rams hasn’t exactly been a surprise as of late. When a team goes thru the worst five year record in the history of the league it’s expected. Today we’ll look at the five biggest underachievers on the St. Louis Rams from 2006 to present…

Kurt Warner Talks About Kaepernick’s Development |  Cover 32 49ers

Listen to Warner’s interview on 97.5 the fan yesterday talking about a number of things, including Colin Kaepernick’s development and what to expect from him in 2015.

NFL’s Top 25 Quarterbacks |  Sporting News

Nick Foles isn’t the best QB in the NFL.  Aaron Rodgers is.  So where does Foles land?  Click right 25 times and you’ll find out.

Can Rams Overcome Biggest Weakness in 2015? |  Bleacher Report