With the No. pick in the 2021 NFL draft, the Philadelphia Eagles select ... Jaycee Horn, cornerback, South Carolina.
The Carolina Panthers claimed him and he had some early success before ultimately falling back to Earth. We previously wrote about as much while downplaying the viability of a return to Philly: There’s this perception out there that Douglas was a great pickup for the Carolina Panthers after the Eagles cut him last year. The reality is that Douglas had zero interceptions and a 108.5 passer rating when targeted.
The Rams lost some key pieces at safety and cornerback because of free agency, but they've been preparing for this through the draft.