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Los Angeles Rams Trade Former No. 2 Pick Greg Robinson To Detroit Lions

Los Angeles Rams helmet on the bench

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: The Los Angeles Rams helmets on the bench during their game against the Oakland Raiders at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on September 10, 2018 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Greg Robinson's disappointing stay with the Rams is over.

The left tackle and No. 2 pick in the 2014 NFL Draft was traded by the Rams to the Detroit Lions this morning in exchange for a sixth-round pick.

Robinson appeared in 46 games (42 starts) in three seasons with the Rams, but failed to live up to the potential he displayed coming out of Auburn.

The team was set to move him to guard and then to right tackle this off-season, hoping he would stick better there than he did at left tackle.

Originally, the Rams declined Robinson's fifth-year option, which would have made him a free agent after the 2017 season. However, they found a trade partner instead.

With left tackle Taylor Decker out of action for 4-6 months after shoulder surgery, the Lions need help on the offensive line. We'll have to see if Robinson can provide it.

The team also acquired former Buffalo Bills tackle Cyrus Kouandjio today.