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Sam Bradford was well-protected in the St. Louis Rams' opener by an offensive line that included the newly acquired Jake Long.
The Atlanta Falcons may wish they had made a bid for Long as well.
Long and the Rams will get a look at a cornerstone of their past in Steven Jackson when they visit the Falcons on Sunday.
The Rams hadn't started with a win since 2006, and the delight they took in Sunday's 27-24 comeback victory over Arizona was obvious.
"Watching the game clock tick to zero, that's my most favorite part," coach Jeff Fisher said. "You know, we're really excited."
They haven't been 2-0 since winning the NFC championship in 2001.
The Rams are in position to equal that mark because their pass protection continued to trend upward last week. St. Louis gave up a league-worst 55 sacks in 2011 and 35 last season, then didn't allow any Sunday.
"I can't say enough about those guys up front," Bradford said. "They...
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"Battered quarterback syndrome (BQS)." Symptoms include jumpy feet, erratic throws and frustrated WRs unable to complete their routes before the whistle blows dead. Once the diagnosis is made, few have recovered.
Sam Bradford is one of those few.
In his first home preseason game in 2010, the Minnesota Vikings sacked Bradford 8 times in one half. It was his welcome...
The St. Louis Rams defensive end Robert Quinn racked up three sacks while fellow defensive end Chris Long threw in another takedown, three hurries of quarterback Carson Palmer and one batted pass in a win over the Arizona Cardinals. They are making the case of being the best bookend pass rushing duo in the NFL, however, before you can reach those illustrious heights, they'll need a nickname.
According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, DE Chris Long didn’t practice Friday and will be listed as questionable with a hip injury.
According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Rams running back Daryl Richardson (foot) returned to practice Thursday as expected and "got a fair amount of work."Fantasy Spin:Richardson missed practice Wednesday with a sore foot, but coach Jeff Fisher said he "just needed some rest." Richardson needs a strong performance Sunday at Atlanta to avoid losing...
According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Rams running back Daryl Richardson (foot) is expected to play Sunday.Fantasy Spin:Richardson missed practice Wednesday with a sore foot, but coach Jeff Fisher said he "just needed some rest" and will practice Thursday. Richardson needs a strong performance Sunday at Atlanta to avoid losing snaps to Isaiah Pead, who was suspended...
The St. Louis Rams had some big names surface on their injury report this week following their brutal divisional win against the Arizona Cardinals. Defensive end Chris Long and starting running back Daryl Richardson were both limited participants in practice on Thursday and neither practiced on Wednesday, according to the Rams official team web site. Obviously, both players are needed...
ST. LOUIS (AP) St. Louis Rams defensive end Chris Long did not practice and coach Jeff Fisher says he's questionable for Sunday's game at Atlanta with hip soreness.
Long, the second overall pick in 2008, has posted double-digit sack totals the last two seasons and has played in 81 consecutive games, the third-longest streak among defensive ends. He was limited on Thursday...
Jared Cook is a five-year veteran, 26 years old, and, before his two (but should’ve been three) touchdown, 6237-yard explosion in Week 1 against the Arizona Cardinals, an overlooked run-of-the-mill tight end.
For the first four years of his career, Cook persevered in Tennessee, week to week through the treacherous Vince Young/Kerry Collins/Matt Hasselbeck/Jake Locker gauntlet...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By WARREN MAYES Associated Press Rams defensive end Robert Quinn was ''born to pass rush,'' according to teammate Chris Long.
Long, who totaled 24 1/2 sacks the last two seasons, offered that assessment after watching Quinn harass Carson Palmer for three sacks, two forced fumbles and a tackle for a loss in the season-opening win against Arizona...
The up-and-coming St. Louis Rams (1-0) travel to the Georgia Dome to face former Rams great Steven Jackson and the Atlanta Falcons (0-1). Kickoff for this game, which will be broadcast on FOX Sports, is at 1:00 p.m. ET. Last week the Atlanta offensive line struggled mightily against what was thought to be an average […]The post St. Louis Rams look to ground Steven Jackson in uneasy...
At Thursday’s TNA Impact Wrestling tapings, St. Louis Ram NFL Players were backstage at the event. Members of the team presented Sting with a personalized St. Louis Rams jersey, which you can check out below.
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