K.C. declined and Ogletree ended up getting shipped to the New York Giants for two draft picks. ESPN first reported the deal.
His departure leaves a significant hole in their linebacker core that should be addressed at some point this offseason through free agency, draft, or trades.
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A boy stands on the rubble of a damaged building at the besieged town of Douma, Eastern Ghouta, Damascus , Syria March 5, 2018. According to the Observatory 805 civilians, among them 178 children, were killed in Eastern Ghouta since February 18.
Since the start of the National Football League offseason, the Los Angeles Rams have remained one of the most active teams agreeing to a few trades involving key players on the defense.
Ogletree started 15 games for the Rams in 2017 tallying 63 tackles, two sacks and an interception for the No. 2 defense in the NFL.
The Rams agreed last month to acquire cornerback Marcus Peters in a trade with Kansas City, and Los Angeles also used its franchise tag on safety Lamarcus Joyner.
Despite their overall success last season under coach Sean McVay, the Rams clearly are reconfiguring their defense in Phillips' preferred image while clearing salary cap space.