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Murphy Makes His Debut

Jerome Murphy (Getty/G. Newman Lowrance)

Rams rookie cornerback Jerome Murphy was inactive for the season opener, but after injuries to corners Kevin Dockery and Justin King in week one Murphy got a crash course in the days leading up to Sunday's game at Oakland.

Then the third-round pick out of South Florida made his NFL debut on Sunday against the Raiders, came away with his first interception and impressed his head coach. "In his first game I thought he did pretty good," Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo said. "He had an interception. That was nice. … There were some mistakes, some things he needs to detail and get little bit better at but that will come. I... Recommended Stories