Los Angeles Rams select Cam Akers in 2020 NFL Draft: Todd Gurley's replacement is here

Yahoo Sports Fantasy Staff
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With the 52nd pick in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft, the Los Angeles Rams selected Cam Akers, running back, Florida State!

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Obviously, there was a huge hole left behind in Los Angeles by Todd Gurley, so this pick makes sense. Liz Loza gives her thoughts on the Rams’ selection of Cam Akers.

She calls him a player with a “do-it-all” skill set (save for pass protection), and who produced even though he was running behind a terrible offensive line at FSU.

The real question is, how will the presence of Darrell Henderson Jr. affect Akers? Well, Liz gives the edge to the rookie, envisioning a 60-40 split in this high-powered offense.

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