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

2 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 16 min ago

The Cardinals are off today before the Dodgers come to town for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night. John Lackey will start the opener for St. Louis. He's 2-and-3 with a 3.18 ERA. Los Angeles sends Mike Bolsinger to the mound. He's 3-and-0 with a 0.71 ERA.