The NFL lockout has finally ended after four-and-a-half months of squabbling between the owners and players. The Rams front office can finally get back to work, and they'll attempt to execute the scenarios that they've been planning for months now, but it will be no easy task.
Teams usually have four months to complete all of their contracts, which includes the contracts of their own free agents and newly acquired free agents from other teams, as well as rookie contracts.
Now they have to complete all of those contracts in less than a week.
The task would be impossible if the front office was starting from scratch, but they've been planning for this day for months now. Now we get to see if the careful planning will pay off for general manager Billy Devaney.
Though the Rams are not a team willing to throw big bucks at overpriced free agents, they are willing to turn to the open market to fill holes—but only if the player is reasonably priced and fills a position of need.
So here are 10 players who not only fill a need but are also great values.