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2017 NFL Draft Results: Los Angeles Rams Select Boston College S John Johnson

The Rams close Round 3 with some defensive back help.

Boston College S John Johnson
Boston College S John Johnson
Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

With the 91st overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Los Angeles Rams have picked Boston College S John Johnson.

Here's how the major draft sites ranked him:

Mocking the Draft: N/A S, N/A overall
ESPN: 10th S, 97th overall
CBS Sports: 7th FS, 128th overall

Here’s what our Boston College site, BC Interruption, had to say about Johnson in a scouting profile:

Not seen by scouts as a physical safety, Johnson however is a talented defensive back who has the knack to find the ball and make a big play (as we saw in his game ending interception against Wake Forest this season). Scouts are concerned about his tackling, as he isn’t a hard hitter and seems to be more reactive than forceful when it comes to putting on a hit. Johnson will be popular with NFL teams as well as he has shown real talent on special teams, collecting over 30 tackles in the past two years.

Stay tuned to TST for more.

2017 NFL Draft LA Rams Draft Results

Round Pk (Rd) Pk (Ovr) Player POS School
Round Pk (Rd) Pk (Ovr) Player POS School
2 12 44 Gerald Everett TE South Alabama
3 5 69 Cooper Kupp WR Eastern Washington
3 26 91 John Johnson S Boston College
4 10 117 Josh Reynolds WR Texas A&M
4 18 125 Samson Ebukam OLB Eastern Washington
6 5 189 Tanzel Smart DT Tulane
6 22 206 Sam Rogers FB Virginia Tech
7 16 234 Ejuan Price OLB Pitt