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Easley Signs One-Year Tender to Remain with Rams | LA Times

Defensive tackle Dominique Easley, who was a restricted free agent, on Thursday signed a one-year, original-round tender to remain with the Rams for the 2017 season

Rams Sign DT Easley to 1-year Deal | Pro Football Focus

Easley has been a very efficient player in his time with the Rams on a per-snap basis.

Rams GM Les Snead appears on solid ground following NFL draft | LA Times

A few hours before last week’s NFL draft, Les Snead and Sean McVay paced the deserted fields at the Rams’ Thousand Oaks practice facility.

Snead on Draft Experience: “The Sixth Was My Favorite” | ESPN

Los Angeles Rams general manager Les Snead has completed six drafts with the organization. The first five were conducted alongside Jeff Fisher, who was fired in the middle of December. The sixth was with Sean McVay, the 31-year-old rookie coach.

Senior Bowl-laden draft class nets free T-shirt for Rams GM | NFL.com

The Reese's Senior Bowl has the Los Angeles Rams to thank for six draft picks off the all-star game's 2017 rosters, and that thanks is on its way to club general manager Les Snead.

(VIDEO) Rams Mailbag: Where Do We Stand Now? | Rams’ Official Site

Open up the Rams Mailbag with D'Marco Farr and Insider Myles Simmons as the duo takes your questions live on the state of the Rams roster and a review of the Rams draft.

Rams Decline 5th-Year Option on Greg Robinson | Pro Football Focus

Robinson has been a disappointment since going second overall in the 2014 NFL Draft. PFF stats give a look at what his value has been so far in his career.

An Obvious Decision the Rams Had to Make | End Zone Score

The Los Angeles Rams have made one of the more obvious decisions of this offseason by electing to not exercise offensive tackle Greg Robinson’s fifth-year option. The fifth-year option was a part of Robinson’s rookie contract.

Rams Add Mike Purcell Off Waivers | Pro Football Focus

Purcell was claimed by the Rams after being waived by the 49ers. He brings productivity in the running game to Los Angeles.

NFC West Draft Grades | NFL.com

Former NFL player/scout Bucky Brooks and Around The NFL's Conor Orr are performing a division-by-division assessment of the 2017 NFL Draft, spotlighting notable picks and handing out grades for each team. Below is Bucky's review of the NFC West.

32 Make-or-Break Players Who Must Step Up in 2017 | CBS Sports

From Todd Gurley's sophomore slump to shaky offensive line play, here's each team's key to success

NFL Draft Picks For Each Team that Will Surprise the Most | CBS Sports

Our list of late-round gems includes plenty of lesser-known backs and quality linemen

Every Team’s Biggest Remaining Hole After the Draft | Fox Sports

All 32 teams come out of the draft with at least one hole on the roster that they’ll attempt to fill before the season starts, some bigger than others.

Most Improved Teams in Every Division | Pro Football Focus

Sam Monson looks at what teams have done the most to help their causes in the 2017 offseason.

Looking at the Fantasy Landing Spots for the Top Drafted TE’s | Pro Football Focus

Scott Barrett looks at the top five rookie tight ends coming out of the draft for fantasy purposes.