It’s very hard to predict what might happen in the NFL draft next spring. The Rams need help at a lot of positions, so they’ll be flexible and probably draft the ever popular “best player available”. Who knows who that might be? But I know exactly who they should pick in the first round of the 2027 college draft.
It’s difficult to project how an 8-year-old running back might develop, but Sam Gordon looks like a special athlete. Gordon is a jitterbugging scatback who has everything you’d want in a ball carrier: breakaway speed, shifty moves, great vision, and the ability to shed tacklers.
I want to go on record right now as saying the Rams would help themselves if they can find a way to select Gooden when the running back becomes draft eligible in 2027. And here’s another thing: Sam Gordon is a girl. Here’s her highlight reel:
Watch now: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gs8X1RzQ1Gw