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6-foot-5, 258-pound rookie Gerald Rivers was on the field for more plays than any other Rams defender against the Cleveland Browns. He saw some time with the first unit and finished with a pair of tackles. Rivers got a lot of time due to the absence of Eugene Sims who was tending to personal matters. However, Rivers was glad to get the chance to show the coaches what he’s got.


At 33, Will Witherspoon is providing Rams with more than they bargained for

ST. LOUIS -- When veteran linebacker Will Witherspoon decided to sign with the Rams days before training camp, he says playing time wasn't a factor. The 12-year veteran was seeking a comfort zone and the Rams provided it. Not only had Witherspoon spent three-plus seasons in St. Louis, one of his ensuing seasons in Tennessee came when Jeff Fisher was head coach. "There...

Fisher names Richardson Rams' starting running back

ST. LOUIS --The Rams' backfield has a new No. 1 penciled in on the depth chart. Jeff Fisher announced Daryl Richardson as the starter after practice on Monday at Rams Park. Through two preseason games, Richardson has ran the ball four times for 24 yards and hauled in three passes for 44 yards. "Basically from a starting standpoint, yeah, I think Daryl would probably...

Rams RB Daryl Richardson will get the start in week 1 vs Cardinals

The St. Louis Rams crowded running back competition during training camp is over and Daryl Richardson is the man on top, head coach Jeff Fisher confirmed Monday, via Dan Hanzus of

Coaching Philosophies: Jeff Fisher and the Rams’ Fantasy Value

Jeff Fisher (@STLouisRams) I feel obligated to preface this article with the fact that I am seriously biased in favor of Jeff Fisher. As a Tennessee Titans fan, I grew up watching his mastery in the AFC South. His coaching battles against Dungy and the on-field General Manning were epic. Several years later, I was fortunate enough to “hang” with the Southern California native...

Fantasy Sleepers: Runningbacks Edition

Daryl Richardson (@STLouisRams) With every year, the importance of drafting a runningback early becomes more and more clear. If you were one of the lucky owners to hit the jackpot on the Adrian Peterson sweepstakes, you probably also enjoyed a fantasy championship. While 2000 yard seasons are impossible to predict, keeping touch on runningbacks is especially important. Remember...

Rams name Daryl Richardson their starting running back for week one

Rams head coach Jeff Fisher has officially named Daryl Richardson as their starting running for week one of the regular season. No surprise, but it's now official. Jeff Fisher names Daryl Richardson the opening day starter at running back for the Rams. — Jim Thomas (@jthom1) August 19, 2013 This isn’t a surprise at all.  Richardson has been their best running back and Isaiah...

Rams name Daryl Richardson starter at running back

getty images The St. Louis Rams have named Daryl Richardson as the starting running back from Week 1 of the NFL season. Richardson, 23, beat out a slue of other running backs to be at the top of the depth chart. The Rams are running the spread offense this season which makes Richardson (5’10″ and 195 pounds) an option to easily surpass 200 carries and push for 50 receptions on...

Rams officially break camp with several issues still to tackle

ST. LOUIS -- Training camp ended for the Rams Wednesday afternoon, officially anyway. Mainly that means no more workouts will be open to the public and per the Collective Bargaining Agreement, work days for the players become a bit shorter. It doesn't mean they're done training, though. Tough they're four weeks into their preseason work, more than two weeks as well as...

Which game will the St. Louis Rams miss Jo-Lon Dunbar the most?

When the St. Louis Rams found out that they would be without the services of Jo-Lon Dunbar for four games due to him violating the league’s substance abuse policy for PEDs, fans in St. Louis immediately looked at the schedule to see who the Rams were playing during the season’s first four games. And it is not pretty. The Rams start the season at home against the Arizona Cardinals...

Fantasy Football: Preseason Week 2 weekend impact players

Packers Vs. Rams - The highlight of the game for the Rams came when Sam Brandford connected with Chris Givens for another 50 + deep ball.  Chris Givens draft stock is rapidly rising as it appears he can become a premier receiver in his second year.  Isaiah Pead got the bulk of the carries only gaining 19 yards on 11 carries.  Jared Cook and Tavon Austin showed they will have a...

Rams won't get creative with last two preseason game plans

ST. LOUIS (AP) Jeff Fisher is determined to keep everyone guessing for the rest of the preseason. So you can expect the St. Louis Rams coach to bring out two more conservative game plans in the last preseason games. "We've got a regular season we're concerned about," Fisher said. "We're throwing it and we're handing it off. "It's just I...

Fisher seeking better basics in Week 3

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By R.B. FALLSTROM AP Sports Writer Jeff Fisher is determined to keep everyone guessing for the rest of the preseason. So you can expect the St. Louis Rams coach to bring out two more conservative game plans in the last preseason games. ''We've got a regular season we're concerned about,'' Fisher said. ''We're throwing it...
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