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Rams-Steelers Preview

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Aaron Donald is losing his edge. The Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle spent his team's bye week back home in Pittsburgh working out in the facility at the University of Pittsburgh that bears his name . Well, cold to a guy who's spent the last few years soaking up the Southern California sunshine while becoming the NFL's most disruptive force.

Rams WR Cooks out Sunday, seeing specialist again

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Los Angeles Rams wideout Brandin Cooks is making a second visit to a specialist in Pittsburgh and will miss at least one more game as he remains in concussion protocol, head coach Sean McVay said Wednesday. "No setbacks, anything like that, it's all moving in the right direction," McVay told reporters of Cooks' progress, saying the wideout "feels good." Cooks saw a specialist in Pittsburgh last week during the Rams' bye, after sustaining his second concussion in less than four weeks on Oct. 27 against the Cincinnati Bengals in London.

Brandin Cooks ruled out, goes to Pittsburgh to see concussion specialist

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

The Los Angeles Rams will be without one of their best offensive players this week, and perhaps beyond that. Receiver Brandin Cooks, who has a history of concussions, is still in the concussion protocol. ESPN's Lindsay Thiry reported that Rams coach Sean McVay said Cooks is traveling to visit a concussion specialist in Pittsburgh and Cooks has been ruled out this week.

Sean McVay: Clay Matthews to return to practice this week

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

After having his jaw broken in a Week 5 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, the Los Angeles Rams targeted their Week 10 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers as the possible point of return for linebacker Clay Matthews. Rams head coach Sean McVay said Monday that Matthews is expected to return to the practice field this week and they'll see how he's feeling before making a call on his availability for this week. I think, really, it's just kind of getting him back into normal routine, seeing how he's feeling,” McVay said, via the team's website.

Brandin Cooks day-to-day for Rams after getting concussion evaluation

Monday, November 4th, 2019

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay said wide receiver Brandin Cooks is considered day-to-day this week as he tried to return from a second concussion this season. Cooks traveled to Pittsburgh during the Rams' bye week to see specialists after he sustained a concussion early in last week's game against the Cincinnati Bengals. “It was good,” McVay said of Cooks' evaluations, per the team's website.

McVay: Rams WR Cooks to see specialist for concussions

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Brandin Cooks is on his way to Pittsburgh to consult with a specialist after he sustained a concussion Sunday, his second in a game this month, head coach Sean McVay said Tuesday. "What's most important is Brandin Cooks the human being right now, not necessarily the football player," said McVay, who reported that the receiver is "feeling good," but added there are concerns regarding his frequent concussions. Cooks, 26, has a history of concussions, including three before this season and in the Rams' Week 5 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Oct. 3, when he was placed into concussion protocol, then cleared to play in Week 6.

Rams deal Talib, draft pick to Dolphins for future pick

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

The Miami Dolphins have acquired veteran cornerback Aqib Talib and an undisclosed draft pick from the Los Angeles Rams in exchange for another unspecified draft pick. The Rams had reportedly been open to trading Talib, who has been dealing with a rib injury and was placed on injured reserve two weeks ago, though he will be eligible to return Week 15. He initially suffered the injury during an October 3 loss to the Seattle Seahawks.

Rams send CB Aqib Talib, pick to Dolphins for late-rounder

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

The Los Angeles Rams traded cornerback Aqib Talib and a fifth-round pick in 2020 to the Miami Dolphins on Tuesday for an undisclosed future draft choice. The 33-year-old Talib is on injured reserve with a rib injury. The 12-year veteran defensive back might not play again this season, and might never play for the rebuilding Dolphins, who continue to stockpile draft picks.

Rams trade injured CB Talib, pick to Dolphins

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

The Los Angeles Rams traded injured cornerback Aqib Talib and a fifth-round pick to the Miami Dolphins for a future late-round pick, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Tuesday. Talib was placed on injured reserve on Oct. 14 because of fractured ribs. "The short version of this is that the Dolphins are going to end up paying the rest of Aqib Talib's salary, about $4.2 million for the rest of this season, and buying a fifth-round draft pick in 2020," NFL Network's Tom Pelissero said on the "NFL Now" show.

Rams trade Aqib Talib to Dolphins

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Just two weeks ago, the Los Angeles Rams placed veteran cornerback Aqib Talib on injured reserve with a rib injury. The day after that transaction, the Rams traded for another cornerback, Jalen Ramsey. And now Talib is headed to the state that Ramsey was traded from: Florida.