By Dan Parzych
In another surprise move, the Los Angeles Rams agreed to trade Alec Ogletree to the New York Giants on Wednesday.
The new year in the NFL hasn’t even officially gotten underway, and the Los Angeles Rams have already been one of the busiest teams when it comes to all of the moves being made, ranging from acquiring Marcus Peters to trading Robert Quinn to the Miami Dolphins. However, as surprising as both of those trades were to see happen, it’s safe to say that nothing tops the team’s decision to send Alec Ogletree to the New York Giants when looking at everything the linebacker’s done for the defense throughout his career.
From a leadership perspective, Ogletree was one of the best in the business, and if there were members of the Rams upset over losing Quinn, one can only imagine some of their reactions to hearing the news surrounding the beloved linebacker. Even if these kind of moves happen all the time at the NFL level, losing Ogletree to a team like New York doesn’t make the decision any easier for Los Angeles to deal...