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NFC heavyweight Rams, Bears match up in Week 14 main event

Friday, December 7th, 2018

The Los Angeles Rams have a chance to clinch a first-round playoff bye when they visit the Chicago Bears on Sunday night at Soldier Field. Los Angeles (11-1) clinched the NFC West title for the second straight season. A win this weekend would give the Rams their first playoff bye since the 2003 season, when Mike Martz coached the team in St. Louis.

Bears QB Trubisky expected to face Rams

Friday, December 7th, 2018

Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky is off the team's injury report and is expected to start Sunday's showdown against the Los Angeles Rams. Trubisky has missed the past two NFL games with a shoulder injury but the second-year QB participated fully in practice on Friday. "He put together three really good days in practice," Bears head coach Matt Nagy told reporters.

Bears QB Trubisky expects to make return against Rams

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Mitchell Trubisky is confident he will be back on the field in week 14 when the Chicago Bears take on the high-flying Los Angeles Rams. While speaking to reporters on Wednesday, the second-year quarterback, as well as Bears coach Matt Nagy, expressed optimism that he could make his return on Sunday after missing the last two weeks with a shoulder injury. Although Trubisky has high hopes about facing the Rams, he is aware of the need to show Nagy he is 100 per cent during workouts this week in order to earn his return.

LA Rams back on top of AP Pro32 poll; Saints slip to No. 2

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

The Los Angeles Rams are back in a familiar place: the top spot in the NFL. The Rams (11-1), the NFC West champions, have the league's best record and are a strong contender to make a run at the Super Bowl. The Saints head to Tampa this week to face the Buccaneers, the only other team to beat New Orleans this season.

NFL playoff watch: Rams become first team to secure postseason berth

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

As seems to happen every season, the 2018 NFL regular-season schedule is breezing by. With the calendar now in December, the playoff picture will start to become more clear. On Sunday, the Los Angeles Rams became the first team in the league to secure

Rams first team to punch ticket to postseason, win NFC West title

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

The Los Angeles Rams became the first team to clinch a playoff berth in the NFL after winning the NFC West title for the second consecutive year. Los Angeles powered to a 30-16 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday at Ford Field. Offensively, quarterback Jared Goff finished 17-of-33 passing for 207 yards with one touchdown and one interception.

Rams grab NFC West division crown with win over Lions

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

The Los Angeles Rams led the way into the NFL playoffs Sunday, clinching their second straight NFC West division title with a 30-16 victory over the Detroit Lions. Quarterback Jared Goff made just 17 of 33 passes for 207 yards and an eight-yard touchdown pass to Robert Woods late in the first half that broke a 3-3 tie. It was running back Todd Gurley who put the Rams over the top, running for 132 yards and two touchdowns and also catching three passes for 33 yards.

Todd Gurley-led Rams beat Lions 30-16, clinch NFC West title

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

The Los Angeles Rams returned to their lockers in the Motor City, where NFC West championship shirts and hats were waiting to be worn. Todd Gurley ran for 132 yards and two touchdowns to help the Rams overcome a sputtering start to beat the Detroit Lions 30-16 Sunday and clinch the division title for a second straight season. ''We're not satisfied yet,'' said defensive tackle Aaron Donald, who had two sacks and forced a fumble.

How to Watch Rams vs. Lions: Live stream, TV Channel, Game Time

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

The Detroit Lions will play host to the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, Dec. 2. Sunday's game will be the Lions' third straight at home. After getting to 3-3, the Lions dropped four of their next five games to fall to 4-7 and last place in the NFC North.

The Sunday Seven – 7 Key Opta facts for NFL Week 13

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

The 10-1 Los Angeles Rams can seal their playoff spot in Week 13 while the AFC wildcard picture should also become clearer after Sunday's slate. Sean McVay's team have a four-game lead in the NFC West but having already swept the 6-5 Seattle Seahawks they will secure a postseason return with victory over the Lions in Detroit, where the Rams have not won since 2009. Here we look at some of the key Opta facts for seven of Sunday's biggest games, including three clashes between AFC playoff hopefuls.