Glance across the field and it’s easy to spot Rams rookie Josh Forrest among the linebackers.
The 6-foot-3 Forrest, a sixth-round draft pick, peers over most of the other players at his position, but stands eye to eye with veteran Akeem Ayers.
“He kind of reminded me of myself,” the 6-3 Ayers said after the Rams’ final organized team activity workout Thursday in Oxnard. “We’re taller than a lot of linebackers.”
The Rams drafted six players in April. Forrest was their lone defensive selection.
During practices, he shadowed Ayers, a sixth-year pro from UCLA, and worked with the second-team defense and...