As of now, the Rams have signed six players to futures deals including:
- DB Donte Deayon
- LB Travin Howard
- OT Kyle Murphy
- WR Austin Proehl
- QB Brandon Allen
- OT Darrell Williams
Futures deals are essentially camp invites that will give players the opportunity to compete for roster spots during offseason workouts and training camp.
Allen, 26, is a former sixth-round pick out of Arkansas by the Jaguars back in 2016. He is entering the third year of a four-year, $2.4 million rookie contract and stands to make a base salary of $630,000 for the 2018 season.
The Jaguars somewhat surprising waived him coming out of the preseason last year and he was later claimed off of waivers by the Rams. Unfortunately, Allen finished out the season on injured reserve.
The Rams waived Allen coming out of the preseason last year and he was later signed to their practice squad.
During his four-year college career, Allen recorded 583 completions on 1,016 pass attempts (57.4 percent) for 7,463 yards, 64 touchdowns, and 26 interceptions.