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Rams invest picks on offensive players on last day of NFL draft

Rams invest picks on offensive players on last day of NFL draft

The Rams began the NFL draft by choosing quarterback Jared Goff with the No. 1 pick.

They ended it Saturday by making four of five selections offensive players who can help Goff and a passing game that ranked last in the league in 2015.

The Rams took Western Kentucky tight end Tyler Higbee and South Carolina receiver Pharoh Cooper in the fourth round, and South Carolina State tight end Temarrick Hemingway and Southern Mississippi receiver Michael Thomas in the sixth.

Kentucky linebacker Josh Forrest, also selected in the sixth round, was the lone defensive player in a draft class built with an eye toward ending the Rams' 12-year absence from the...

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