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Robert Griffin III
St. Louis Rams
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How do you spell "St. Louis Rams?" T-R-A-P.
After the Washington Redskins eye opening adventure last Sunday in New Orleans, fans expect the team to crush the Lambs. It's a dangerous attitude. The 'Skins could manage no better than 2-2 against the Rams in the last four games of the series, and barely that. It shows how far Washington fell after Joe Gibbs' abrupt departure in 2007.
Robert Griffin III displayed excellent execution of a game plan designed not to challenge him beyond his experience. It rubbed off on the rest of the team. He did it against the NFL's worst defense, according to Football Outsider's preseason ranking. The Rams defense is not the Saints defense. The Rams defense is tougher than the Saints.
Don't be fooled by St. Louis 27-23 loss to Detroit. The Rams came within a whisker of an upset – the Lions' winning score came in the game's last ten seconds. More to the point, the Rams defense scored 13 points off turnovers. Tw...
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There is no doubt of the freakish talent of St. Louis Rams’ Janoris Jenkins, in a position – cornerback – that requires freakish talent, the question is whether or not he will live up to being the second true freshman to start at the corner back position for the University of Florida.From there the current St. Louis Rams cornerback took a bit of a dive. After being cited for...
The replacement officials were at it again on Sunday. When will this national nightmare end? With the Rams trailing 14-3 midway through the second quarter, Steven Jackson scored a touchdown from one-yard-out. At least, that's what he thought. That's what it looked like on replay too, but according to the NFL's replacement officials, he hadn't. That's when Steven...
Steven Jackson has been the face of the St. Louis Rams franchise for several seasons.
Now, in just his second game as head coach of the Rams, it appears that Jeff Fisher is showing that "Action Jackson" may not be the face of the franchise any longer.
It looked as though Fisher benched Jackson after Jackson was flagged for a personal foul in the second quarter of the...
According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, offensive lineman Roger Saffold injured his MCL in his left knee during Sunday’s win over the Redskins. The good news is that surgery won’t be needed. He’ll likely be out for a month.
Coach Jeff Fisher says Rodger Saffold has MCL injury in left knee. Non-surgical, but such injuries usually sideline player for about...
Sam Bradford threw for 310 yards and three touchdowns and Danny Amendola caught 16 passes for 160 yards in rallying the St. Louis Rams to a 31-28 win over Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins on Sunday.
The Rams made their comeback after coach Jeff Fisher benched running back Steven Jackson for drawing an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty in the second quarter.
ST. LOUIS All eyes were on Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III Sunday after he burst onto the scene with a record-setting performance to upset the New Orleans Saints in Week one.
But Rams quarterback Sam Bradford reminded folks why he's got a Heisman Trophy as well. In arguably the best game of his young career, a motivated Bradford completed 26-of-35 passes for 310 yards...
Josh Morgan commits 15 yard personal foul penalty by throwing the ball at Cortland Finnegan
Yesterday in the Redskins loss to the Rams, Josh Morgan made one of the worst boneheaded plays I have ever seen. Down 3 with 1:19 to play, the Redskins offense managed to get themselves in field goal range on a third down pass to Josh Morgan (we will excuse the fact that he should have...
Finnegan Makes Morgan Lose His Cool, Rams Take The Win -
With the Washington Redskins trailing 31-28 against the St. Louis Rams with a 1:27 left on the clock. QB Robert Griffin III hit WR Josh Morgan for a seven yard pass that Morgan turned into what I’m sure will be a candidate for bonehead move of the year. The catch wasn’t enough for a first down, but Morgan’s catch would...
ST. LOUIS –- Robert Griffin III followed up his brilliant NFL debut with another solid performance. But the other quarterback was just a little better. St. Louis’ Sam Bradford threw for 310 yards and three touchdowns Sunday as the Rams scored their first win for new coach Jeff Fisher with a wild 31-28 decision over Washington at the Edward Jones Dome. In a matchup of former...
FOR THE SECOND consecutive week St. Louis receiver Brandon Gibson found the end zone. His 34-yard TD reception from Sam Bradford helped the Rams take down the Washington Redskins, 31-28, on Sunday.
Rams CB Cortland Finnegan has always taken pride in getting in the heads of opposing players. The scab refs inability to control the tone of games can benefit players like him.
I hope that we’ve seen enough of the fill-in refs to stop the whole narrative of “well the real refs miss calls too” and start being honest with ourselves. The fake refs are losing control of games and...
In a battle of Heisman-trophy winning quarterbacks, the home team prevailed Sunday as the St. Louis Rams escaped with a 31-28 win over the visiting Washington Redskins.
When it came to clutch plays, Washington rookie phenom Robert Griffin III showed poise and grit, even jawing with opposing defenders. However, Sam Bradford also had much to prove from his Oklahoma days, and the...