Rams take LB Aaron Brown of Hawaii




ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Rams selected outside linebacker Aaron Brown of Hawaii with their first pick in the seventh round.

The Rams used the 209th overall selection on the 6-foot-1, 220-pound Brown. St. Louis has just four linebackers currently on the roster.

Brown was suspended for the first game of the Hawaii season. Brown and a teammate were accused of third-degree assault, a misdemeanor, for their alleged involvement in a fight at a Waikiki nightclub.

As a senior, Brown had 103 tackles, including 13 for loss. Brown recorded 4.5 sacks and had three interceptions. As a junior, Brown made 83 tackles and tied for the team lead in sacks with five. He also had 9.5 tackles for loss and three interceptions.