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Random Ramsdom 6/9: Rams Put More On QB Jared Goff's Plate

Yesterday during Wednesday's OTA's, LA Rams OC Rob Boras tried to make Goff and the rookies "uncomfortable" by heaping more responsibility on them. That and more to start your Thursday morning...

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Stedman Bailey to return as a player/coach? - TST

Waived with a non-football injury designation yesterday, Jeff Fisher said he'd like to have Bailey back in a coaching role.

Jared Goff is a work in progress at Rams OTA workouts - LA Times (video)

LA Times' Gary Klein and Lindsey Thiry talk about UDFA WR Nelson Spruce looking sharp, QB Jared Goff being brought along slowly, RB Todd Gurley being 10 lbs lighter than his 2015 playing weight, WR Stedman Bailey's potential role and more.

Jack Wang and Ryan Kartje break down Wednesday's OTA's - OC Register (video)

The pair update us (via Facebook live) on TE Lance Kendricks' expectations under OC Rob Boras (his former TE coach), the uncertainty of the WR/TE depth chart, Pharoh Cooper's impressive start, and more.

OTA one-on-one interview with WR Bradley Marquez and Dani Klupenger - LA Rams Official Site (video)

The second year WR has been "catching everything" during OTA's, and is making sure the Rams don't forget him.  Also, some LA beach/weather talk.

Photos from Wednesday's OTA practice - LA Daily News

Some live-action shots of June 8 OTA's from LA Daily news.  Also, Daily News' Vinny Bonsignore describes what "uncomfortable" meant for Jared Goff:

Rams Legends Game announced - ramslegends.com

Tickets go on sale later this month for the August 14th exhibition.

Periscope of Jeff Fisher Press Conference from June 8 OTA - LA Rams Official Site (video)

Fisher breaks down Day 5 of OTA's. More detail on the Stedman Bailey decision.  On Tavon Austin: "The reason we drafted him, number one, is we didn't want to have to defend him."

Rams looking to fill leadership voids left by Laurinaitis and Long - ESPN

Nick Wagoner outlines who could emerge for the Rams as veteran leaders on offense and defense.  Remember: this is one of the NFL's youngest teams and it just got younger with the departures of Long, Laurinaitis and Cook.

Robert Quinn is at #47 in Gregg Rosenthal's Top 100 Players of 2016 - NFL

Todd Gurley is #48 in Ike Taylor's Top 100 Players of 2016 - NFL

After being sidelined by a back injury in 2015, Quinn looks to get back in the saddle as one of the most dominating pass rushers in the NFL.  Gurley looks to build on his strong rookie campaign and will be the centerpiece of the Rams' offense.

Rams at #13 in PFF's Cornerback Rankings - TST

The Rams' CB's must clean up their tackling to improve their ranking.

Rams also broke the top 10 in PFF's special teams ranking:

Will Jared Goff start week one? - TST

ESPN's John Clayton doesn't think so. The Rams would be smart to bring Goff along slowly, and have Keenum keep the seat warm.

Have a good day, Ramsnation!