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Random Ramsdom 5/16: Fitting In

The Rams envision a couple of new roles for some holdovers from the last regime.

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Mark Barron to “fit in” at linebacker for Wade Phillips | ESPN

Used as a linebacker/safety hybrid for Gregg Williams and Jeff Fisher, Phillips acknowledges that Barron will be an inside linebacker for him in new 3-4 scheme.

Tavon Austin to fit into “DeSean Jackson” role for McVay | ESPN

Despite being out of OTA’s with a wrist injury, the Rams want to see Austin being used as a deep threat more often in McVay’s schemes.

Rams may have 14 different starters from last year | ESPN

Various free agency and draft picks along with internal movement could lead to an over 50% turnover in starters from last season.

Rams have many options at wide receiver | Fan Sided

Rams have a plethora of receivers after the draft, who will stick is the question.

Mark Barron is one of the best defensive stoppers since 2015 | Rams Wire

Mark Barron is a producer of stops on the defensive side of the ball. Let’s hope it continues as he becomes a cog in the middle for Wade Phillips.

Rams switch some rookies around | TST

The Rams released a center and cornerback to take on a receiver smaller than Tavon, edge player (the one that makes sense), and a running back.

Rookie interview with EWU rookie duo |

The EWU duo get interviewed by the Rams PR team.

Rams personnel groups will help Goff | Rams Wire

McVay intends to spread things out, a system that Goff will be familiar with coming from a Bear Raid system.