View Full Version : 1st Annual All-Time Rams Draft
02-18-2008, 06:10 PM
This draft is like any other fantasy draft, but the player you select must have played for the Rams Organization. When you select a player try and post a picture of the player and some info on the player. This way we will have an idea of how good the player was with the Rams. Only select the player for what he did with the Rams and not with any other team. For example a player like Joe Namath played most of his carrer with the Jets but did play a year for the Rams and did not do much so he would not be a good selection. The order will go from 1 to 4 and 4 to 1 like other drafts.
Here is the layout of your team and what you need to complete your team:
1. NGSeiler - DE Deacon Jones
2. holtfan92 - DT Merlin Olsen
3. Freebirdsrams02 - OT Jackie Slater
4. KCJ58 - DE Jack Youngblood
5. KCJ58 - RB Elroy "Crazy Legs" Hirsch
6. Freebirdsrams02 - CB Dick "Night Train" Lane
02-19-2008, 08:04 PM
NGSeiler you have the honor of the first pick and you are on the clock.
02-19-2008, 10:53 PM
With the first pick of the 1st Annual All-Time Rams Draft, I select...
Defensive end, 1961-1971
One of the quickest and toughest defensive ends in NFL history, Jones is currently enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He was an eight time Pro Bowl and eight time All Pro selection. He unofficially accumulated 26 sacks over 14 games with the Rams in 1967, which would be a single season record. Jones, named to the NFL's 75th Anniversary All-Time Team in 1994, claims to have finished his career with over 173 sacks, which would rank third all time in the league.
02-20-2008, 08:03 PM
Great Pick to start the draft. Probably the greatest Ram ever.
Holtfan92 your on the clock...
02-21-2008, 03:45 PM
My bad... i totally forgot about this.
I guess i'll choose.
Merlin Olsen, DT (1962-76)
Selected to NFL's 75th Anniversary team in 1994. Holds NFL record with 14 consecutive Pro Bowl appearances (1962-75). Defensive MVP of 1969 Pro Bowl. NFL All-Pro selection eight straight seasons (1963-70). Played in 198 consecutive games to close out career. Western Conference All-Star Team choice six times (1964-69). Named NFL Player of the Year by Philadelphia's Maxwell Club in 1974. Named NFC Defensive Lineman of the Year by NFL Players’ Association in 1973. Chosen to NFL's All-Decade Team in 1960's and ‘70's. Rams' all-time leading tackler with 915 total stops. First- round draft choice in 1962. Played college football at Utah State.
02-21-2008, 09:26 PM
Jackie Slater, T (1976-95)
Only player in NFL history to play 20 seasons with same team. Number one all-time among offensive linemen at time of retirement with 259 games played. Started 214 games. Played in 18 postseason games, including Super Bowl XIV, and seven Pro Bowls. Earned respect for leadership, work ethic and high level of play. Slater was a tremendous blocker who matched up against opponents' best pass rushers. Blocked in 107 different 100-yard rushing games and 27 different 300-yard passing games. Blocked for seven different 1,000-yard rushers, 36 different running backs, and 27 different quarterbacks.
02-25-2008, 12:07 AM
Jack Youngblood/DE (Florida)
Elroy "Crazy Legs" Hirsch/RB/WR (Wisconsin)
02-25-2008, 02:47 PM
Dick (Night Train) Lane, DB (1952-53)
Set NFL interception record with 14 as rookie in 1952. Led NFL in interceptions twice (1952 and 1954). All-NFL five times and selected to six Pro Bowls. Posted 68 career interceptions. Named to NFL's All-Decade Team for 1950's.
02-25-2008, 06:42 PM
I can't really do this sorry.. i've been a bit busy lately.
02-25-2008, 11:22 PM
Well it looks like this thing is going to be a bust. Maybe we can do it later or I will try it on the Mork Draft thread to see if there is anymore guys that would like to draft.
02-26-2008, 03:51 PM
Maybe we can just work together to create the roster for an All-Rams team?
02-26-2008, 11:36 PM
That could work. We could pick a postion and go one by one to fill a roster. Lets start with the D-L since we already have a few picked from the draft.
Here's what I would say so far.
DE - Deacon Jones
DT - Merlin Olsen
DT - ????????????
DE - Jack Youngblood
02-26-2008, 11:41 PM
DT - ????????????
02-26-2008, 11:49 PM
02-27-2008, 03:12 PM
DT - ????????????
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