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St. Louis Rams
When the St. Louis Rams travelled to Seattle to take on the Seahawks in Week 17 of last season, they were defeated, surrendering the NFC West Division Championship to Seattle in the process. This week’s matchup is nearly as intriguing as last year’s, but for an entirely different set of reasons. Most NFL experts picked the Rams to win the NFC West this season. Unfortunately for St. Louis, the Rams lost their first six games and removed themselves completely from any playoff discussion. Like the Rams, the Seahawks have struggled to record wins this year, and this week’s game will be a good measuring stick for both teams.
The Seahawk win last week against the mighty Baltimore Ravens will give Seattle a great deal of confidence going forward. Marshawn Lynch has scored a touchdown in each of the last five games he’s played in, and had 32 carries for 109 yards against one of the league’s premier run defenses. The offensive line has been playing better as well, and the recent succes...
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St. Louis Rams offensive tackle Rodger Saffold could be done for the season after injuring his chest during a bench press routine, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.
Saffold is likely to need surgery after an MRI confirmed he tore a pectoral muscle while working out Friday.
Mark LeVoir will replace Saffold for Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks.
Rams coach Steve...
The hits just keep on coming. Rams OT Rodger Saffold missed practice on Friday after suffering a pectoral injury while lifting weights Friday morning. Saffold had an MRI, and the results were that he has a “significant” injury that could require … [visit site to read more]Rams OT Saffold Could Be Done For Season - Ramblin' Fan - Ramblin' Fan - A St. Louis Rams Fan Site...
Dave B. is back and better than ever with his Week 11 NFL fantasy football forecast for your Seattle Seahawks vs. St. Louis Rams matchup. Marshawn Lynch has been wildly inconsistent so far this season but he has posted back-to-back 100 yards games. Sidney Rice was banged up on Sunday against the Ravens but should play this week. Get our Seahawks fantasy expert predictions every week…
St. Louis Rams left tackle Rodger Saffold has been placed on season-ending injured reserve after suffering a chest injury while lifting weights on Friday. The 33rd overall pick of the 2010 NFL Draft out of Indiana, Saffold had started 25 consecutive games prior to his injury. Replacing Saffold on the 53-man roster is Kevin Hughes, an undrafted rookie offensive lineman from Southeastern...
Seattle Seahawks' rookie right tackle James Carpenter will miss the remainder of the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), the team confirmed Thursday.
NWSB insider Brandon Choate brings us some Seahawks nostalgia in this weeks Moments In Time. In 2007, the Seahawks and Rams faced off in an NFC West grudge match. The Rams started the season a woeful 0-8 while the Seahawks were in contention for the NFC West crown. Matt Hasselbeck, Maurice Morris and Deion Branch led the Seahawks to the victory.
St. Louis reserve running back Carnell "Cadillac" Williams has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks.
Williams suffered a calf injury in last week's game without being involved in a play. He was hurt running onto the field to join the huddle.
The former No. 5 overall pick is in his first season with St. Louis after spending his first six...
Back-to-back 100 yard games from Marshawn Lynch could help him get a new contract in Seattle. Eric Williams of the Tacoma News Tribune reports that Lynch and the Seahawks have started “preliminary discussions” about a new contract for Lynch. Lynch, 25, is technically signed through 2012, but his deal will void after this year because…
The Seattle Seahawks offensive line has taken another hit after rookie right tackle James Carpenter was lost for the season because of a torn anterior cruciate ligament. The team confirmed the injury on Thursday morning. Carpenter was taken off the field during practice on Wednesday after suffering the injury and had an MRI on Wednesday night. The Seahawks first-round pick out...
Three keys to Seahawks victory 1. Keep on trucking.In the past two games, Marshawn Lynch has had his two best regular-season rushing totals as a Seahawk. Even with Seattle losing rookie linemen John Moffitt and James Carpenter to season-ending knee injuries, the Seahawks have to start out trying to get traction on the ground against a Rams defense allowing the most rushing yards...