Found September 30, 2011 on STLSportsMinute:
St. Louis Rams corner back Bradley Fletcher and the Rams defense has struggled this season. Fletcher has commited a leaguehigh six penalties on the season and was fine $15,000 for two playsduring the Rams blowout loss to the Baltimore Ravens in week three. - Photo courtesy of Getty ImagesThe loss of corner back Ron Bartell for the season certainly has put the St. Louis Rams and their defense in a bind. The Rams are second to last in the NFL in total yards allowed, letting opponents rack up 426.3 yards per game during the team's 0-3 loss to the season.To compensate for the loss of Bartell and to try and stop the bleeding, the Rams have picked up an extra corner back in Rod Hood and Rams fans have been quick to point the ineptitude of Justin King, Bartell's replacement at corner back. But King has not been the only player who has struggled because of the absence of Bartell.Rams corner back Bradley Fletcher has had his struggles as well. Fletcher, who has been promoted to t...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.