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Thursday, September 10, 2009
Thoughts on Rams' move to cut Draft

By Mike Sando

Posted by's Mike Sando

The Rams' decision to release linebacker Chris Draft three days before the regular-season opener surprised me. What were the Rams thinking? Coach Steve Spagnuolo may or may not answer that question when he meets with reporters later Thursday. My own thoughts:

In the end, this move affirms the long-term approach St. Louis is taking. The organization made a bottom-line value judgment on an older player.