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Los Angeles Rams’ 2018 NFL Draft order updated following reports of compensation for Marcus Peters trade

Here’s what the Rams are holding on to after today’s news.

2016 NFL Draft stage
2016 NFL Draft stage
Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

The Los Angeles Rams are reportedly giving up a 2018 NFL Draft fourth-round pick and a 2019 NFL Draft second-round pick to the Kansas City Chiefs for CB Marcus Peters and their 2018 NFL Draft sixth-round pick. I haven’t seen it reported whether it’s the Chief’s natural sixth-round pick or the compensatory pick they were awarded this week for losing Super Bowl-winning QB Nick Foles in free agency to the Philadelphia Eagles.

So with a bit of uncertainty yet to clear up, here’s what they’re looking at for their draft order in about two months:

2018 NFL Draft LA Rams Order

Rd # overall # in round Pick
Rd # overall # in round Pick
3 87 23 Rams pick
4 111 11 Rams pick (via Dolphins)
4 135 35 Rams pick (via Giants)
4 136 36 Rams pick (via Patriots)
6 176 2 Rams pick (via Giants)
6 183 9 Rams pick (via Dolphins)
6 194 20 Rams pick (via Lions)
6 195 21 Rams pick (via Bills)

Yes, you’ve got some gaps there. There’s the early 64-pick gap due to the Sammy Watkins trade sending the Rams’ second-round pick to the Buffalo Bills, and there’s the 73-pick gap now due to the Peters trade.

The Rams still hold their Day 1 pick, a Day 2 pick and a slew of picks in quick succession to add to the roster.

Oh, and we got Marcus Peters on the cheap.