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Rams' first draft pick relishes role as apprentice

LOS ANGELES_For a young offensive lineman beginning his pro career, Joseph Noteboom could not have envisioned a better scenario.

The Los Angeles Rams selected the Texas Christian tackle on Friday in the third round of the NFL draft with the 89th overall pick.

The 6-foot-5, 306-pound Noteboom joins a team that won the NFC West and, after a flurry of high-profile offseason moves, is

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