Rams NFL Draft Grade

Rams NFL Draft Grade: A Solid Haul of Quietly Talented Picks Sets LA Up for Continued Success. How does the Los 

Angeles Rams' NFL Draft Grade stack up to the rest of the league? That’s what Pro Football Focus’ (PFF) 2018 draft 

grades from April will tell us, and so far it looks like the Rams had an excellent haul of talent in this year’s draft. 

Rams NFL Draft Grade

The Rams weren't flashy in their drafting but there's plenty of quality talent that they drafted. It was a good draft for Los 

Angeles, but it may not have looked like it from an outsider's perspective. Los Angeles filled some holes and 

drafted well in terms of value, which is something you want to do when you're rebuilding. They quietly added 

multiple players that can contribute early in both phases of play: defense and offense. There were some positions 

where Los Angeles reached for players, particularly at QB and TE, which isn't surprising given what went down with 

Jared Goff and Sam Darnold respectively last year; however, those moves might be overstated as ESPN 

analyst Mike Mayock remarked that he loved two of LA's picks: Deandre Baker and Andre Dillard. Continued

Success - PFF Continued Success The Rams didn't get much press on draft day, and even less so after most 

analysts gave them C- or D+ grades for their haul of selections; however, if we look deeper into who they