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MLB James Laurinaitis Laurinaitis is a good linebacker, but the linebacker franchise tag value (8.8 million in 2012) is inflated by the salaries of rush linebackers and thus non-rush linebackers rarely get tagged. After an offseason in which Curtis Lofton, Stephen Tulloch, and David Hawthorne got 27.5 million, 25.5 million, and 19 million respectively over 5 years, the Rams are unlikely to commit 8.8 million to Laurinaitis over just one season. Likelihood: Unlikely

42 Hottest St. Louis Rams Cheerleaders & Sexy Superfans

Today we tackle the St. Louis Rams cheerleaders and superfans. Like most of you, we are itching for football season to start. In the midst of the dog days of summer, many get sick of baseball and start turning their attention to football. Don’t blame you a bit. To help quench your thirst, BC is going on a 32 team, 32 day, 32 gallery tour of NFL cheerleaders & superfans. Sorry...

Rams rookie impresses at cornerback

Rookie Janoris Jenkins draws a vivid description of how he wants to play cornerback for the St. Louis Rams. ''I play like a ninja, an assassin,'' Jenkins said Thursday after practice at Rams Park. ''I love to be around the ball. I'm quick and physical. I just play the position with a chip on my shoulder.'' The 5-foot-10, 193-pound Jenkins has...

New Rams coach ready for first test

Jeff Fisher has conveyed cool, calm leadership from the start of his first training camp with the St. Louis Rams. That can't hurt a team coming off a 2-14 season. Quarterback Sam Bradford said after Friday night's practice that Fisher, rebuilding the franchise after a year away from the NFL, has not changed a bit so far. The Rams open Sunday at Indianapolis, also coming...

Luck's first NFL pass was a touchdown

Andrew Luck is playing his first preseason game with the Indianapolis Colts against the St. Louis Rams. He already threw a dump off pass for a touchdown. He just now throw for his second touchdown to Austin Collie. The former Stanford Cardinal is really having a breakout first game performance. Luck connected with Austin Collie for the score. Indianapolis is up 14 on the Rams....

St. Louis Rams Face Their Own Rebuilding Challenge

When the Indianapolis Colts and St. Louis Rams face off in Sunday's preseason opener at Lucas Oil Stadium, the matchup will showcase two franchises trying to rebuild the dominance that made each perennial Super Bowl contenders. While the Rams makeover hasn't been as drastic as that of the Colts, both squads feature new head coaches and personnel trying to establish themselves...

NFL Preseason Picks and Predictions: St. Louis Rams vs. Indianapolis Colts

The second Sunday in the NFL will be a matchup of two teams that are expected to improve in the 2012 season. Although it’s preseason football the Rams and the Colts will be looking to impress on the field and show improvements from a dismal year ago. I won my first pick of the season with the Bolts and the Packers, and have this game covered from top-to bottom.  The NFL Preseason...

Softli not digging the vibe on the OL

By X Jeff Curry/US Presswire It’s still early, and you can only put so much stock in reports coming out of Rams Camp right now, but when reports start

At least it didn't count. Thoughts from the Rams' 38-3 loss to the Colts

I will not make sweeping generalizations after one preseason game. I will not make sweeping generalizations after one preseason game. — Brandon Bird (@JTPirate) August 12, 2012 Well Rams fans, the good news from today's 38-3 crashdown against Andrew Luck and the Colts was that we aren't going to have another 4-0 preseason to falsely raise our preseason expectations...

Andrew Luck to take 20-25 snaps against the Rams

According to the Washington Times offensive coordinator Bruce Arians told the media that Andrew Luck won't be making an extended appearance in the first preseason game today against St. Louis: On Monday, Arians told reporters Luck likely would play 20 to 25 plays against the St. Louis Rams. That’s comparable to the number of plays four-time MVP Peyton Manning got in his first...

Rams, James Laurinaitis discussing long term extension

After extending one pillar of their defense recently, Chris Long, the Rams are currently in talks with another, James Laurinaitis, about a long term contract extension, as the 2009 2nd round pick heads into the final year of his rookie deal. He has graded out positively overall on ProFootballFocus in each of the past 3 years as a starter and ranked 14th overall among middle linebackers...
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