The Jalen Ramsey drama has a The End found: Die Jacksonville Jaguars (2-4) to have their Star-Cornerback to den Los Angeles Rams (3-3) traded. Im Return receive she two First round picks and one Four-round pick.
This was first reported by NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport, and the franchises have now also confirmed the deal. The first round picks are due in 2020 and 2021, the fourth round pick in 2021. This way, the Rams fill the gap created by the trade between Marcus Peters and the Baltimore Ravens. In addition, the Californians put Aqib Talib on the injured reserve list after a broken rib.
Ramsey, one of the best cornerbacks in the NFL and already a two-time Pro Bowl participant, is to provide for the urgently needed improvements in the defense of coordinator Wade Phillips. The Rams occupy the Adjusted Pass Defense of Pro Football Focus only rank 20 and received 55 points from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in week four. In addition, Sean McVay’s team lost three games in a row.
Weeks ago, the fifth pick from the 2016 draft is said to have demanded a trade from the Jaguars, as tensions within the franchise increased. He was also not happy with the Jaguars’ style of play, which was designed for zone coverage. This culminated in an argument with head coach Doug Marrone on the sidelines in week two. After showing up for the Jaguars in week three, Ramsey has since been out with a back injury.
Jalen Ramsey’s stats with the Jaguars