The Rams shocked a lot of people by trading EB E.J. Gaines and a 2018 2nd round pick to the Buffalo Bills for WR Sammy Watkins and a 2018 6th round pick.
Here’s the obligatory team tweet.
And suddenly, the Rams offense is ‘intriguing’
Rams have an intriguing offense with new HC Sean McVay:— NFL Update (@MySportsUpdate) August 11, 2017
Goff, Gurley, Watkins, Woods, Tavon Austin, Cooper Kupp [Getting a lot of praise].
Bills fans seem to think the Rams got the better end of the deal
Sammy Watkins is finally looking healthy and primed for a huge year and you trade him. The Bills man. I give up— gscool89 (@gscool89) August 11, 2017
Did the Buffalo Bills just trade Sammy Watkins and Ronald Darby? What's going on here???? pic.twitter.com/CVJr0lXffA— Todd Clausen (@ToddJClausen) August 11, 2017
Bills fans seeing the Watkins trade pic.twitter.com/sy0YYjt61P— NFL Outsiders (@nfloutsiders) August 11, 2017
Bills tryna be sneaky and trade Watkins during this Zeke news. Nah bruh. We'll always remember you trading up for him & passing on OBJ&Evans— Larry Beyince (@DragonflyJonez) August 11, 2017
Then there are those on the LA side that like the trade.
Guys, I'm pumped. This is a great day for the Rams. https://t.co/y3jc9QTSh4— Joey (@LaRamsRamsRams) August 11, 2017
Cue ‘anonymous source’
Source to me on WR Sammy Watkins trade to Los Angeles: "We like the #Rams situation." Consider it "better."— Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) August 11, 2017
I'm not worried about Sammy Watkins being able to stay healthy... pic.twitter.com/04By4T9jSW— Brandon Bate (@NoPlanB_) August 11, 2017
Bills trade Sammy Watkins for Jordan Matthews— KDDolfan (@KevinDolfan) August 11, 2017
AFC East DBs : pic.twitter.com/dzufr4AITs
Not everyone is happy though......