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NFL Trade Rumors – Brandon Marshall to St. Louis Rams?

February 20, 2012 07:34PM
NFL Trade Rumors – Brandon Marshall to St. Louis Rams?
February 20, 2012 04:45 PM EST
[sports.gather.com]

It is not often that a big name player is mentioned in trade rumors as the NFL is not known for many big deals, but the latest from Bleacher Report has some intrigue. The Miami Dolphins would send wide receiver Brandon Marshall to St. Louis, and in return Miami would get the second overall pick in the upcoming draft.

This makes sense for both teams as the Rams have one of the worst wide receiving groups in the league, and adding a 27-year-old, who has five straight year of over 1,000 yards receiving, would give Rams quarterback Sam Bradford the big target he needs to step his game up. The Rams also have a new head coach in Jeff Fischer, and the former Titans coach is known for preferring proven talent over youngsters.

Miami could use the second choice to take Robert Griffin from Baylor and give the franchise a quarterback it has looked for since Dan Marino retired from football.

It's likely Miami would also give St. Louis an extra late round pick or two, but in terms of business sense, this deal could help both teams with needs for the next few years. Both these teams are looking to challenge for the NFL playoffs, but more talent is needed for these teams to make a run in the 2012-13 season.
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  NFL Trade Rumors – Brandon Marshall to St. Louis Rams?

RamBill655February 20, 2012 07:34PM

  Re: lol yeah ok lol (nm)

Speed_Kills111February 20, 2012 07:37PM

  Agreed..... very un-informed article..... nm

RAMbler104February 20, 2012 07:42PM

  Re: NFL Trade Rumors – Brandon Marshall to St. Louis Rams?

RamsFanSinceLA258February 20, 2012 07:40PM

  No thanks.

alyoshamucci108February 20, 2012 07:43PM

  This trade wouldn`t surprise me

PaulButcher59158February 20, 2012 07:41PM

  More likely Brandon Marshall and their first round pick...

RamBum149February 20, 2012 07:56PM

  I would never do that

PaulButcher59124February 20, 2012 08:01PM

  Re: I'm interested......

laram138February 20, 2012 08:26PM

  Are you kidding?

GreatRamNTheSky74February 21, 2012 08:12AM

  Re: I'm not...........

laram81February 21, 2012 10:45AM

  Re: The mental condition bothers me but

NJRAM60February 21, 2012 01:49PM

  Re: The mental condition bothers me but

alyoshamucci64February 21, 2012 02:22PM

  Riiiiight. A potential Franchise QB for a pain in the @$$ WR.

RockRam105February 20, 2012 08:39PM

  Why do I get the feeling this is going to make "Tuesday's News, Nuggets and Notes at Noon"

RFIP100February 20, 2012 09:02PM

  Actually....

ScRAM93February 20, 2012 09:13PM

  I've stated MANY times how much I want to trade down for picks but I'm shocked...

Flipper336114February 20, 2012 09:08PM

  Flip . . . Its his mental condition.

alyoshamucci81February 21, 2012 02:20AM

  I understand that but he's getting treatment and...

Flipper33666February 21, 2012 11:05AM

  Re: I understand that but he's getting treatment and...

RustyRay65February 21, 2012 01:40PM

  who writes this crap?

The_Zone88February 20, 2012 09:34PM

  Couldn't find anything in the Sun Sentinel or Herald

Bucky68February 20, 2012 09:45PM

  That's at least an interesting scenario...

jemach82February 20, 2012 11:53PM

  Eh? Maybe

RamUK75February 21, 2012 12:06AM

  Re: NFL Trade Rumors – Reggie Bush to St. Louis Rams?

TackleDummy180February 21, 2012 01:18AM

  Laughable, totally laughable

dodgerram79February 21, 2012 03:57AM

  I am sorry that is just not going to happen

GreatRamNTheSky83February 21, 2012 08:09AM