Archive for the ‘Los Angeles Rams’ Category

Rams’ Bryce Hager ready to start with Micah Kiser injured

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

Los Angeles Rams linebacker Bryce Hager is still competing to start at inside linebacker, just as he was before Micah Kiser sustained a pectoral injury in the Rams' second preseason game on Saturday. Kiser had surgery Tuesday to repair the injury he sustained in the 14-10 loss against the Dallas Cowboys in Honolulu. Coach Sean McVay did not know if Kiser would be able to play this season, acknowledging the second-year linebacker is ''going to be out for a while.

Jim Hardy, oldest living USC and Rams player, dies at 96

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Jim Hardy, the oldest living University of Southern California and Los Angeles Rams football player who was the MVP of the 1945 Rose Bowl, has died. The university said Monday he died Aug. 16 of natural causes at his home in the desert city of La Quinta, 130 miles east of Los Angeles. Hardy was selected eighth in the first round of the 1945 NFL draft by the Washington Redskins.

Peter King predicts three teams in the NFC West that can make deep playoff runs this year

Monday, August 19th, 2019

The NFC West division has been two teams for some time now. Since the 2013 season, the Seattle Seahawks or Los Angeles Rams have won the division five out of six times. Russell Wilson and the rowdy 12th man up North have proved it be a tough road victory for any visiting team.

Aloha: Rams and Cowboys face off in Honolulu

Friday, August 16th, 2019

But once you get around the logistical part it's going to be fun to go over there and play a football game and hopefully grow as a team in a great environment. The first exhibition game in Hawaii since 1976 also figures to be Cowboys tight end Jason Witten's return after a year in retirement as a broadcaster. The 11-time Pro Bowler is on the verge of setting a club record with a 16th season.

Sean McVay confusingly evasive on whether Todd Gurley will go to Hawaii with Rams

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

Before training camp began last month, Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley told NFL Network, “it's good, man. On Tuesday, however, coach Sean McVay gave a truly confusing answer when asked about Gurley and the team's trip to Hawaii for an exhibition game with the Dallas Cowboys. Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay wouldn't give a straight answer when asked about Todd Gurley.

Pro Hogs NFL Report – Preseason Week 1

Monday, August 12th, 2019

The first week of the NFL's preseason is in the books. Here's a look at how the 27 former Razorbacks performed… Brandon Allen - Los Angeles Rams Preseason Week 2: 9 p.m. CT Saturday (NFL Network) vs. Dallas (in Honolulu) Based on his performance in the Rams' 14-3 loss to the Oakland Raiders, Allen's spot with the Rams seems to be in peril.

Seen and Heard: Raiders offense gets true progress report against Rams

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

Quarterback Derek Carr's first pass of these joint practices with the Los Angeles Rams went deep for Tyrell Williams. Carr acknowledged both miscues with a shrug. Neither effort worked out, but the Raiders didn't sweat over missed opportunities from their work against the NFC champions.

Goff happy with Rams’ work in joint practice with Raiders

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

Jared Goff hoped the Los Angeles Rams would be much crisper in their first joint practice with the Oakland Raiders than they were last week against the Chargers. A broken play capped by Goff's scramble and touchdown throw to tight end Gerald Everett in heavy traffic was all the evidence the Rams' fourth-year quarterback needed. ''Today was a good day,'' Goff said Wednesday following the two-hour practice at the Raiders' training camp facility.

NFL Top 100: Players vote Rams’ Aaron Donald best in the league

Thursday, August 1st, 2019

The 2019 installment of NFL Network's Top 100 concluded on Wednesday night, with the top 10 players. The Los Angeles Rams placed two players in the top 10 of NFL Network's Top 100 list: Aaron Donald, right, and Todd Gurley. Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald was revealed as the No. 1 player, the second time in the nine years of the series that a defensive player has come out on top (Houston Texan J.J. Watt was No. 1 in 2015).

Rams’ Sean McVay reveals lesson Patriots taught him in Super Bowl LIII

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

Super Bowl LIII is well in the New England Patriots' rearview mirror. The Los Angeles Rams head coach has been candid about the mistakes he made game-planning for the Patriots, and in a recent interview with Yahoo Sports' Charles Robinson, he shared when exactly he became aware of those mistakes. The high-powered Rams offense scored just three points in the 10-point loss, thanks in part to a brilliant Patriots defensive game plan that featured looks McVay hadn't planned for.