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Undrafted free agent signings, positional breakdowns, and a dash of the ever-important uniform discussion

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Rams, fans stuck with bad uniforms for at least one more season | ESPN

The Los Angeles Rams have the team, guided by the coach, while playing in the city -- but they still don’t have the uniforms.

A Post-Draft Position-By-Position Breakdown of the Rams | Rams’ official site

With free agency and the NFL Draft behind us the 2018 Los Angeles Rams roster is coming more into focus. Here is one way to frame it and the corresponding expectations.

Post-Draft Needs For The LA Rams | Sports Al Dente

The draft is over and every pick has been dissected, graded and projected. The rookies will assemble for minicamp and the OTA portion of the off-season begins. Les Snead and the rest of the LA Rams front office needs to identify the ways in which they can fill out the fringes of the roster. Despite having an incredible free agency and a decent draft, there are still holes.

Rams Sign UDFA DB Ramon Richards | Rams’ official site

Los Angeles has added another defensive back to its roster, signing college free agent Ramon Richards.

5 way too early predictions for the NFC West | Ramblin Fan

The Los Angeles Rams enter the month of May loaded for success and a run at a second division title. But is there a team who may interrupt that order in the NFC West?

3 undrafted free agents likely to make the Rams | Rams Wire

In addition to their 11 draft picks, the Los Angeles Rams added a slew of undrafted free agents to their rookie class. Some will be little more than camp bodies, but others have a real shot to make the 53-man roster and have an impact on the upcoming season.

Rams LB Micah Kiser says he’s ‘only going to get better’ in the NFL | Rams Wire

After ranking 30th in yards per carry allowed last season, the Los Angeles Rams saw an obvious hole on their defense this offseason. They addressed it by signing Ndamukong Suh, bringing back Dominique Easley and finally, drafting Micah Kiser.

Snead: We want Brandin Cooks around for a long time | Pro Football Talk

The Rams traded for a wide receiver in 2017, but Sammy Watkins‘ stay with the team was a brief one as he left for the Chiefs as a free agent in March. General Manager Les Snead said Thursday that the team hopes to avoid a repeat with the wide receiver they acquired in a trade this year.

Around the League

Seahawks part ways with pass rusher Cliff Avril | NFL Network

After joining Pete Carroll’s squad for the most successful five-year run in franchise history, defensive end Cliff Avril’s Seattle career is over.

5 NFL teams with the biggest holes to fill | The Ringer

Here are five teams that head into 2018 with the biggest question marks at key spots.

2018 NFL Draft Rankings | NFL Network

Why provide instant grades on the selections of prospects who have yet to take an NFL snap? Well, you’re reading this, aren’t you?

Potential landing spots for Dez Bryant? | NFL Network

Bucky Brooks highlights six places Dez could be calling home in 2018...two of which would mean he’s landing in the NFC West.

4 teams that will disappoint in 2018 | CBS Sports

With offseason housekeeping mostly over, Jason La Canfora identifies his four potential teams that could be disappointing

Future flaw for all 32 NFL teams | CBS Sports

Breaking down the biggest possible problem for every single NFL team

The league’s top 3rd down receivers and what it means for fantasy | Pro Football Focus

Only two 2017 rookies show up on this list and both are from the NFC West. Only one graded out in the Top-20 among the 116 WR’s with their 81.2 overall grade — Cooper Kupp.