Rams gamble with former Gator Jenkins 

April, 27, 2012
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Today should have been the day Janoris Jenkins arrived in a new city and was introduced to the media there as a first-round draft pick.

Instead, the former Florida cornerback was sitting on a couch staring into a television camera as he waited to hear his name called.

It finally happened, as the St. Louis Rams selected Jenkins with the seventh pick in the second round, 39th overall. It probably came about 24 hours later than he should have been drafted, but Jenkins' baggage and character issues cost him a spot in the first round.

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