Know Your Enemy: St. Louis Rams, 2014 NFL Draft Rounds 2 & 3

The Pick: RB Tre Mason, Round 3, No. 75 Overall
Who He Is: A 5-foot-8, 208-pound running back from the national-champion runner-up Auburn Tigers. He's the second player the Rams have selected out of Auburn this year (Robinson, No. 2 overall).

What He's Done: The first non-quarterback to lead Auburn in total offense since Bo Jackson in 1985. Piled up 1,816 yards and 23 touchdowns on 5.7 yards per carry for the Tigers on his way to SEC Offensive Player of the Year honors in 2013.

The Pick: DB Lamarcus Joyner, Round 2, No. 41 Overall
Who They Are: The Rams acquired the pick in a trade with the Bills, shipping their second- (No. 44 overall) and fifth-round (No. 153) selections to Buffalo to target the 5-foot-8, 184-pound defensive back out of Florida State.

What He's Done: Versatile cover man who racked up 69 tackles, two interceptions, seven tackles for loss, 5.5 sacks, and three forced fumbles for the national champion Seminoles in 2013.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

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SPORTS CORNER

3 min 9 sec ago

Today is NFL cut-down day, as all 32 teams had a 4 p.m. ET deadline to trim
rosters to the 53-man limit. The big story of the day was the St. Louis Rams
deciding to waive rookie defensive end Michael Sam, who became the NFL's first
openly gay draft pick last May. Sam impressed with three Sacks in the
preseason, but fellow rookie Ethan Westbrooks beat him out for the final spot