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

1 day 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

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

15 hours 22 min ago

The Cardinals play game-two of their three-game set against the Reds tonight. St. Louis is 67-and-57 and sits two-and-a-half games behind Milwaukee for first place in the NL Central. The Cards will march John Lackey out to the mound. Lackey is 1-and-1 in three starts since being traded from Boston. Cincinnati counters with 12-and-8 Alfredo Simon.