Rams Select WR Cooper Kupp in Round 3

Posted Apr 28, 2017

With the No. 69 overall selection in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Los Angeles Rams selected Eastern Washington WR Cooper Kupp.

With the No. 69 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Los Angeles Rams have selected Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp.

Cooper Kupp Facts

·       Born in Yakima, WA
·       Born June 15, 1993
·       Kupp had no scholarship offers after his last high school football game.
·       Set more than 15 career FCS records including records for receptions, receiving yards and touchdowns.
·       Caught over 100 receptions his final 3 years. Ended career with 428 rec and 6,464 yards and 73 TDs
·       Won Walter Payton award in 2015 for “most outstanding offensive players in division 1-AA
·       Former winners include Jimmy Garoppolo, Tony Romo, Brian Westbrook, Brian Finneran, Dave Meggett & Steve McNair
·       Son of former NFL QB Craig Kupp, 5th round pick of the NY Giants in 1990
·       Kupp's grandfather was a guard in the NFL for the Saints and Cowboys, and is in the Saints Hall of Fame.
·       40 yard dash time: 4.62
·       Idol: Larry Fitzgerald