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2013 MCM Mock Draft: At #22, the St Louis Rams select...

The run on oline continues...

Jeff Zelevansky

With the 22nd pick of the 2013 Music City Miracles Mock Draft, the St Louis Rams (represented by StPrattrick) select:

Larry Warford, OG, University of Kentucky


From StPrattrick:

I know this was somewhat of a “reach”, this was actually a really tough pick, but I think this is a player that comes in and immediately improves a glaring problem with the Rams; the O-line.
I was debating on going D-line, but they already have 3 previous 1st round picks on their line, finished the season leading the NFL in sacks... but were only 15th against the run. ONLY.
No, they need their O-line fixed and now. Warford is that guy that can do that, immediately.
The Rams lost Robert Turner though FA (to us, SUCCESS!) leaving a gaping hole that may be too deep for Rok Watkins or Shelley Smith to fill.
Enter Larry Warford:

  • Powerful run-blocker
  • Strong pass-protector
  • Good athlete
  • Mirrors speed-rushers
  • Quick feet
  • Developed run-blocking technique
  • Excellent in short yardage
  • Mobility to hit blocks downfield
  • Pulls well
  • Anchors well against bull-rushers
  • Recoverability
  • Strong hands
  • Sustains blocks
  • Durable
  • Experienced
  • Scheme versatility
  • Must maintain conditioning
  • Should continue to work on knee bend
  • Not a potential tackle

Now on the clock: titansfan82 and the Minnesota Vikings

  1. Kansas City Chiefs - Luke Joeckel, OT, TAMU
  2. Jacksonville Jaguars - Barkevious Mingo, DE/OLB, LSU
  3. Oakland Raiders - Geno Smith, QB, WVU
  4. Philadelphia Eagles - Dee Milliner, CB, UA
  5. Detroit Lions - Eric Fisher, OT, CMU
  6. Cleveland Browns - Jarvis Jones, OLB, UGA
  7. Arizona Cardinals - Matt Barkley, QB, USC
  8. Buffalo Bills - Dion Jordan, DE/OLB, Oregon
  9. New York Jets - Ziggy Ansah, DE/OLB, BYU
  10. Tennessee Titans - Chance Warmack, OG, UA
  11. San Diego Chargers - Lane Johnson, OT, OU
  12. Miami Dolphins - Xavier Rhodes, CB, FSU
  13. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Desmond Trufant, CB, UW
  14. Carolina Panthers - Shariff Floyd, DT, UF
  15. New Orleans Saints - Kenny Vaccaro, S, UT
  16. St Louis Rams - Cordarrelle Patterson, WR, UT
  17. Pittsburgh Steelers - Star Lotulelei, DT, Utah
  18. Dallas Cowboys - Jonathan Cooper, OG, UNC
  19. New York Giants - Alec Ogletree, LB, UGA
  20. Chicago Bears - Sheldon Richardson, DT, Mizzou
  21. Cincinnati Bengals -DJ Fluker, OT, UA
  22. St Louis Rams - Larry Warford, OG, UK
  23. Minnesota Vikings -