Will Rams CB E.J. Gaines re-gain his 2014 form?
- The Rams drafted CB E.J. Gaines in the sixth round of the 2014 NFL draft and he played more snaps as a rookie than any other Rams cornerback that year.
- Gaines’ 1.03 yards per coverage snap were tied for 14th lowest in the NFL in 2014, while his mark of 1.77 ranked fifth highest in 2016.
- Gaines’ nine TDs given up in 2016 were the most in the league among cornerbacks as compared to 14th best with only one in 2014.
- He was targeted 85 times in 2014 and gave up 100 less yards than in 2016 when he was targeted only 72 times.