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Rams On The Clock - Pick #2

Discussion in 'NFL DRAFT / COLLEGE FOOTBALL' started by 12intheBox, Mar 2, 2014.

  1. 12intheBox Active Member

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    I'm posting this same scenario at on stltoday, lets see which forum comes up with the better draft.

    Houston selects Blake Bortles with the #1 overall selection.

    The Rams are on the Clock.

    Despite media reports of a looming trade with Atlanta, Les hasn't been able to get Dimitroff to meet the Rams price for the #2 pick.

    Atlanta has offered #6 and #37 for the #2 pick and they are on the phone renewing that offer now.

    The only other offer worth considering is coming from the Giants who are offering #12, #43, and a 2015 First Round pick for #2.

    Take the Atlanta Offer, Take the Giants Offer, or Choose One Guy for pick #2.

    Please only vote for one thing - I will run through this draft (or at least the first few rounds for as long as people are interested) - and the Rams decisions will be based on majority rules. I don't need the rest of your mock draft - just what you would do as the Rams are On the Clock at this particular pick.
     
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  2. Flipper_336 Active Member

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    Giants.
     
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  3. Rams and Gators Well-Known Member Pit Boss

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    Take Clowney.
     
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  4. Mojo Ram On double secret probation

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    Take the Atlanta trade(as much as i want the future 1st...the Atlanta 2015 1st will be a low end pick). By picking at #6 we can still land a blue chip talent.
     
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  5. Memphis Ram Well-Known Member

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    Why would the Giants make such a bad trade offer? Sure, they will take a DLineman if he's the best player available on their draft board, but trade up so much for one? No way.
     
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  6. 12intheBox Active Member

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    Perhaps they aren't trading up for Clowney?
     
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  7. Memphis Ram Well-Known Member

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    Since they already have a QB, then who on earth would they be willing to give up that much for in this draft? And with all of their holes?
     
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  8. 12intheBox Active Member

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    They haven't said and the Rams haven't asked - but they privately suspect Greg Robinson is the target. Its just a game, as you know. Care to play this year?
     
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  9. DR RAM Rams Lifer

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    I'd have to take the Atlanta offer, but I'd like to know who they were taking. I'd hate to drop below #6, chances are a really special player is still there, plus, chance another team could try to make a move to get that new pick, or even the #13 pick. If we dropped down, then I think that we would think, that there's a not a difference taking a player in the top 10, for a chance to possibly get more starters.
     
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  10. 12intheBox Active Member

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    By a vote of 2-1-1-0, the Rams take the Atlanta offer. The Rams now have the #6, the #13, the #37 and the #44.


    So its

    1. Hou - Blake Bortles
    2. ATL - Jadeveon Clowney

    3. Jax - Greg Robinson
    4. Clev - Johnny Manziel
    5. Oakland is on the clock.

    They are offering the #5 overall for #13 and #44.


    Take the trade up or wait until 13. Les has spoken with all of the teams from 5-12 and this is as cheap as trading up gets.

    Take the trade and make a pick

    or

    Wait and see what is there at #6
     
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  11. Wonderboy Member

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    So the moral of the story is, take the trade, pick Watkins and Matthews back to back and still have a better 2nd rounder than we originally started out with. If you could guarantee that happens today, I'd say sign me up!
     
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  12. Rams and Gators Well-Known Member Pit Boss

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    Stay put and take one of Matthews/Watkins.
     
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  13. 12intheBox Active Member

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    By a vote of 1-0, (I couldnt tell what Wonderboy was going to do) the Rams elect to stay put.


    1. Hou - Bortles
    2. ATL - Clowney
    3. Jax - Robinson
    4. Clev - Manziel
    5. Oak - Sammy Watkins
    6. STL -


    The Rams are on the clock.

    No trade down offers worth reporting. Time to turn a card in. Who do the Rams take?
     
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  14. paceram Well-Known Member

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    Jake Matthews
     
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  15. mr.stlouis Well-Known Member

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    Too easy, Giants.
     
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  16. PressureD41 Les Snead's Draft Analyst Advisor

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    Jake Matthews OT
     
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  17. Rams and Gators Well-Known Member Pit Boss

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  18. BigRamFan Living the life Jimmy Buffett only sang about.

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    Matthews. Good to see you back over here 12! I haven't been to Ramstalk for months now. That place got way to crazy for me.
     
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  19. Ramsey Member

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    That's what I want to happen!
     
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  20. wrstdude Member

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    Matthews
     
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