Archive for the ‘Los Angeles Rams’ Category

Rams take it upon themselves to increase Jared Goff’s agility rating in ‘Madden NFL’

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Players quibbling with their “Madden NFL” ratings is a tradition nearly as old as the very popular video game franchise itself, from no-name rookies to the face of the league's dominant franchise. The Los Angeles Rams entered the fray on Tuesday, confronting the game's developers at Electronic Arts for ... underrating Jared Goff's agility at a measly 72 rating. The Rams have another number in mind.

Road warriors: Rams reclaim their game with help from Ramsey

Monday, October 21st, 2019

Jalen Ramsey's impact on the Los Angeles Rams was immediate and obvious. The Rams (4-3) emphatically ended their three-game skid with a 37-10 win at Atlanta on Sunday in the debut of Ramsey, the elite cornerback acquired last week to energize their season. Ramsey had four tackles and forced a fumble while going up against star receiver Julio Jones, but he affected almost every passing down with his presence, according to his teammates.

It was one Hekk of a weekend for these Pro Beavs

Monday, October 21st, 2019

While the Oregon State football team was grinding out a tough victory on the road over the Cal Bears on Saturday, there were a number of former Beavers winning on the football field as well. Let's take a look at how the Pro Beavs fared in Week 7 of the NFL season: Johnny Hekker and Brandin Cooks: Los Angeles Rams The Rams found their groove again Sunday, ending a three-game losing streak with a 37-10 victory over the lowly Atlanta Falcons in Week 7. Johnny Hekker put on one Hekk of show when he executed this fake punt and showed off his quarterback skills with absolute perfection.

Rams dominate Falcons 37-10; QB Ryan hurt

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Todd Gurley caught a touchdown pass in his return and the Los Angeles Rams' defense dominated on the road in a 37-10 victory Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. The Rams ended their three-game losing streak, while the Falcons lost their fifth in a row and saw quarterback Matt Ryan leave in the fourth quarter with an ankle injury. Rams quarterback Jared Goff passed for 268 yards one week after he was held to 78 yards in the air as the Rams (4-3) won in their return to Atlanta, where they lost Super Bowl LIII to the New England Patriots to end last season.

What injury? Todd Gurley overcomes quad issue to make excellent touchdown catch

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Gurley bounced back from a quad injury to make an incredible touchdown catch against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. With the Rams on the 13-yard line, Jared Goff lofted a pass into the end zone for Gurley. The 25-year-old Gurley was a step ahead of Falcons linebacker Vic Beasley Jr., but it wasn't going to be an easy catch.

Report: Rams CB Ramsey vows he won’t hold out in 2020

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Cornerback Jalen Ramsey assured the Los Angeles Rams that he would not hold out in 2020 before they acquired him in a trade on Tuesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported. Ramsey requested a trade from the Jacksonville Jaguars earlier this season, and the Jags shipped him west in exchange for three draft picks: two future first-round selections and a fourth-rounder. If he can't reach a contract deal and the Rams want to use the franchise tag on him in 2021, he could hold out, Schefter said, citing sources.

Rams cornerback Troy Hill could make a small fortune because of his coveted uniform number

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

When the Los Angeles Rams traded for Jalen Ramsey on Tuesday, the star cornerback got to keep his customary No. 20 jersey. Up until the deal, that number had been worn by fellow cornerback Troy Hill, but NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported on Sunday that Hill had given it up for $20,000. When asked about giving the number to Ramsey after Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons, Hill gave a coy response.

Week 7 may provide clarity in muddled AFC South

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Jacksonville begins the post-Jalen Ramsey era when it travels to winless Cincinnati while Tennessee will have a new look at quarterback with Ryan Tannehill under center when the Titans host the Los Angeles Chargers later in the day. Houston has surged into first at 4-2 in the AFC South thanks to victories over Atlanta and Kansas City. The Texans have won four of their past five meetings against Indianapolis.

Five 49ers to watch in Week 7: Can Washington slow down George Kittle?

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Not since the 49ers advanced to three consecutive NFC Championship Games with Jim Harbaugh has the club been expected to win so decisively on the road. The 49ers have opened this year with road victories at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles Rams. The 49ers have reason to like their stable of running backs, as they settle into primarily a two-back attack with Coleman and Matt Breida.

Back to the field: Jalen Ramsey will play for Rams vs. Falcons

Friday, October 18th, 2019

It's amazing what a cross-country flight can do for an ailing back. On Friday, Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay told media “we're anticipating” that the team's new cornerback, Jalen Ramsey, will make his debut with the team this Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. New Los Angeles Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey will make his debut with the team on Sunday.