Posted September 02, 2012 on
AP on Fox
The St. Louis Rams claimed rookie running back Terrance Ganaway and defensive tackle Kellen Heard off waivers to fill two open roster spots.
The moves were made Sunday, a day after wide receiver Greg Salas was traded to the Patriots for a 2015 draft pick and cornerback Jerome Murphy was released.
The 6-1, 240-pound Ganaway was a sixth-round pick of the Jets and was released on Friday. His senior season at Baylor, Ganaway rushed for 1,547 yards with 21 touchdowns.
Heard, 6-6 and 339 pounds, played for Rams defensive line coach Mike Waufle in Oakland in 2010 after making the team as an undrafted free agent. He made two starts last year for Buffalo.
The Rams drafted Salas in the fourth round in 2011. Murphy was a third-round pick in 2010.and appeared in 14 games as a rookie, but missed the entire 2011 season with an ankle injury.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
First-year head coach Jeff Fisher and the St Louis Rams have reached the league imposed 53-man roster limit. The team announced 21 moves on Friday night to bring the Rams into accordance with league rules. Perhaps coming as a surprise, the Rams released veteran QB Kellen Clemens, a move which leaves Sam Bradford no experienced backup. Several NFL teams released quarterbacks on Friday...
According to ProFootballWeekly.com, it might make sense for the St. Louis Rams to trade cornerback Bradley Fletcher.
“With both Rams rookie CBs Janoris Jenkins and Trumaine Johnson making very strong impressions for the most part this preseason — it should be noted that Jenkins does have to do a better job tackling, as evidenced by some really ugly whiffs on a few occasions...
For those of you who haven't yet conducted your fantasy football drafts, I encourage you to take a closer look at the St. Louis Rams' roster.
For those of you who've got your team set, I encourage you to take a closer look at the St. Louis' Rams roster.
No, that's not a misprint. Whether you've already drafted your players or not, chances are high...
—Michael Brockers went down with a lower leg injury on the last play of the first quarter against the Baltimore Ravens. Brockers was caught in a ‘high-low’ block on a stretch play. The injury has since been diagnosed as a high ankle sprain, and will sideline the rookie defensive tackle for a month.
—In just his second season, Robert Quinn appears to have matured...
According to the team’s website, every fan who attends the Saint Louis Rams home opener will receive a replica (above) of head coach Jeff Fisher’s mustache (Credit: InsideSTL)
With the Saint Louis Rams being an awful 15-65 over the last five seasons, it seems as though the team’s front office is trying a technique different from winning to make sure the home opener attracts...
The Patriots aren't done jumbling their wide receiver corps just yet. After spending the offseason and trading camp acquiring dozens of pass-catchers only to turn most of them loose in recent weeks, New England has acquired a new threat: wide receiver Greg Salas, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. St. Louis traded wide receiver Greg Salas to the New England Patriots for a late...
The New England Patriots acquired wide receiver Greg Salas from the St. Louis Rams for a late-round 2015 draft pick, ESPN.com reported Saturday. Salas, a fourth-round draft pick last year, caught 27 passes for 264 yards for the Rams. NBC Sports' Pro Football Talk speculated that the Rams may have been looking to waive Salas since they were willing to wait until 2015 to receive...
Well, the Patriots subtracted a bunch of receivers. Now, theyre adding back, as today, they acquired Greg Salas from the St. Louis Rams in exchange for a late 2013 draft pick. ESPNs Adam Schefter broke the news.
The obvious connection with Salas is with Josh McDaniels, who was the offensive coordinator with the Rams last season. Salas, who is 6-1, 209, played his college ball...
Jeff Fisher is a wonderful coach, but he has a tall task at hand with the St Louis Rams. This is a franchise that has been languishing for the last few years, and the ownership is more concerned about getting the team out-of-town, than actually playing winning football. Needless to say, fan excitement in St [...]
2012 Wide Receiver Sleepers
Steve Smith – Steve Smith of the Giants is now a member of the St. Louis Rams. With Sam Bradford’s top slot target being the reliable but unimpressive Danny Amendola and Smith looking like he has come close to pre-injury form it is only a matter of time before Smith takes over slot duties full time and becomes a solid flex2 option with flex upside...
By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
The New England Patriots have made a trade with the St. Louis Rams to add a wide receiver.
Greg Salas (Getty Images)
The Patriots acquired second-year wide receiver Greg Salas from the Rams in the trade. In exchange, the Rams acquired a conditional 2015 draft pick.
Salas is reuniting with offensive coordinator...
The St. Louis Rams made several roster moves on Sunday, including releasing guard Quinn Ojinnaka, who had been starting. The Rams also waived tight end Michael Hoomanwanui, who caught a touchdown pass in Thursday's preseason game, and claimed offensive tackle Ty Nsekhe from Colts and guard Shelley Smith from Texans.
Jeff Fisher already letting his players and fans know - this many be a strange season, but it will never be boring. Photo by Getty Images.
Bill Parcells once told Peter King that he spends 50% of his time worrying about the bottom five guys on the roster. So too Jeff Fisher, who on the eve of the regular season has just cut the man slated to start Game 1 at left guard, and one of...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New England Patriots sent a 2013 late round draft pick to the Rams for wide receiver Greg Salas in return.
St. Louis traded wide receiver Greg Salas to the New England Patriots for a late-round 2013 draft pick, according to sources.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 1, 2012
I now it makes sense why the Patriots released veteran...
After releasing three veteran wide receivers this week in Donte Stallworth, Jabar Gaffney and Deion Branch, the New England Patriots made a trade on Saturday with the St. Louis Rams acquiring second year wide receiver Greg Salas for a 2015 late-round draft pick. Salas, 24 played collegiate football at the University of Hawaii (2006-2010) and [...]