Podcast: L.A. Rams clear cap space, what’s next in free agency?
Derek Ciapala and Josh Kollack discuss the Los Angeles Rams’ big roster decision this week as free agency draws closer. They look back on the careers of linebacker Mark Barron and center John Sullivan, debate what positions the Rams should focus on this offseason, and consider some low budget options for the team.
First, Derek and Josh break down Barron and Sullivan’s career with the Rams. Then they discuss the decision to clear cap space by parting ways with them. They outline the state of the Rams’ salary cap situation after the moves. Derek and Josh then finish the segment by analyzing what else the team can do to save money.
We kick off the show’s second segment highlighting what position should be prioritized as free agency looms closer. They debate whether or not the Rams should focus on the offensive line or the front seven. Derek and Josh also take a closer look at the team’s 2018 rookies and what impact they could have on the front office’s plans.
Finally, they look at what players coming off injury like Earl Thomas could offer the Rams and what the strategy might be moving forward into the draft. They come to a consensus on what they believe the team’s plans are as they plan for Jared Goff’s extension.
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