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Yay. Kellen Clemens inked.

Discussion in 'RAMS - NFL TALK' started by -X-, Apr 17, 2012.

  1. -X-

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    Jim Thomas ‏ @jthom1
    Rams have re-signed QB Kellen Clemens to a one-year deal as their backup behind Sam Bradford.

    I liked that dude. He's scrappy.
     
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    Thank you very much! I was wondering why this hadn't happened. I feel a wee bit better now. :yeh:
     
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    This signing is key. He can answer any question Sammy might have about the offense. This can easily help Sam transition.
     
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    Thank you, Rams. I love this guy as a backup quarterback. He'll never be a starter, but he's more than capable of winning games for you.
     
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    And....he knows the new offense. Very good signing IMO.
     
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    The other good news about this is that now the Rams can sign an undrafted rookie QB or two and actually hang on to one of them as a project/future back-up. I see that as a lot more possible with a legitimate, proven back-up QB. I'm not really in favor of drafting one late (although I'm fine with it if that's the direction the Rams brass decides to go). But I would think the Rams would be a desirable spot for a rookie-free agent solid QB that thought he should have been drafted because he'll know that the back-up QB is on a 1 year deal so that if he comes in and shows he can compete, he can slide in as the #2 next year. This was a good deal on many fronts.
     
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    Good deal. Kinda fun watching these Oregon players in horns. Clemens is a smart guy and is certainly competent as a back-up.
     
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    Love it. He's familiar with Schottenheimer's system and can help Sam out if he has any questions regarding the O. Like Feeley did when Shurmur was in St. Louis.
     
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    Championship, bitches!!!!!
     
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    Wow Now I'm getting very psyched for the season and the draft is in 9 days!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    I love that people are getting pumped about Clemens. :woooot:
     
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    lol it does seem kinda weird, but today as a whole and next thursday is really what is getting me pumped.
     
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    8 days...
     
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    Um..... 7 :cheese:
     
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    Well, he did do a good job last year, and he's been in Schotty's O before, so it makes sense. We really needed a back-up QB.
     
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    Well NOW drafting a QB is below drafting a RB as far as priorities go.