Found August 18, 2013 on Fox Sports Midwest:
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Shuffling players up and down a depth chart is great when the movement is fueled by a backup who raises the bar. But this is far from that. So far the jostling between Kellen Clemens and Austin Davis for the chance to hold Sam Bradford's clipboard has seemed to be more about who underperforms less. "We'll go back to Austin this week as a two," Rams coach Jeff Fisher said Sunday afternoon. "Kellen will be a three. We will continue to evaluate." Yes, it is early. And yes, most every NFL team is up creek without a paddle if its starting quarterback goes down. But through two preseason losses, the Rams have shown they might have a big hole in their boat if Bradford has to miss any meaningful playing time in 2013. Fisher has followed through on his plan to rotate Clemens and Davis between the No. 2 and No. 3 quarterback positions during the preseason. Neither have seized the opportunity by the throat. A week after Fisher called out Cleveland ...

St. Louis Rams offense still lacking execution after Week 2 preseason loss

The St. Louis Rams put its new offense on display for the first time at the Edward Jones Dome since signing tight Jared Cook and left tackle Jake Long while drafting wide receiver Tavon Austin at No. 8 overall and things went alright. The offense certainly showed flashes of brilliance, particularly on a 59-yard by quarterback Sam Bradford to second-year wideout Chris Givens, the...

Two St. Louis Rams players that need to show up against Green bay Packers

The Rams will face the Green Bay Packers for only the 4th time in the Preseason (Photo by G. Newman Lowrance/St. Louis Rams) As the St. Louis Rams are getting ready to take on the Green Bay Packers in just a couple of hours, the season is beginning to inch closer and closer. This will be the only the fourth times the teams meet during the preseason with the last meeting being in...

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...

Taking offense with Rams' shoddy defense

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Perhaps one shouldn't complain about any defense that holds Aaron Rodgers to a pair of field goals. But I'm going to, anyway. The Rams' defense, after all, is not supposed to be just any defense. As defensive end Chris Long has said, "Our goal has gotta be a top-five defense. Top 10 is the minimum expectation."They won't sniff their goal...

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...

Recap: Rams lose first home action of season to Packers, 19-7

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP) Aaron Rodgers got the Green Bay Packers on the scoreboard for the first time in the preseason, but settled for six points after three productive drives in a 19-7 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Saturday night.Sam Bradford had only himself to blame for putting up nice numbers, going 8 for 12 for 156 yards, with nothing to show for four possessions. His highlight...

Green Bay Packers shut out St. Louis Rams in first half, 9-0

Recap The Green Bay Packers (0-1) shut out the St. Louis Rams in the first half and took a 6-0 lead into halftime. Starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers was his usual efficient self, completing 10 of 12 passing attempts for 134 yards on three drives. The first drive ended in a 34-yard field goal by kicker […]The post Green Bay Packers shut out St. Louis Rams in first half, 9-0 by...
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