Since the Rams moved to the "Gateway City" in 1995, there have been numerous draft blunders. These blunders have set back the franchise over and over.
One of the huge problems in football is that it takes more than one or two players to make a franchise. It takes smart draft decision combined with the right amount of free-agent acquisitions to produce a quality NFL team. Sometimes, as in 1999 with Kurt Warner, it takes luck.
On the part that the Rams control, St. Louis has been atrocious at acquiring and then developing talent. The Rams' selections at the top of their drafts are the best example of why the Rams have continued to find themselves at the bottom of the NFL standings.
Here's the Rams' five biggest draft busts since they moved to St. Louis.