Turning a late-round pick or an undrafted rookie into a capable starter is very cost efficient, as it gives the team an asset without costing a high draft selection or a lofty free-agent contract.
The Rams have a number of project players coming into camp this summer. More often than not, these players don't pan out. With any luck, however, St. Louis will turn a couple of them into players.
This article will cover five players who are total projects. There's not a clear spot in the lineup for these players, but all of these athletes have great potential that can benefit the team under proper circumstances.