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St. Louis Rams (2011 record: 2-14)
What went wrong? Sam Bradford did enough in 2010 to earn Offensive Rookie of the Year honors, leading the down-and-out Rams to a 7-9 record.
In fact, had the Rams beaten the Seahawks in the last game of the season, St. Louis would have claimed the NFC West, but it wasn’t meant to be.
A year later, and the offense went from scoring 18.1 points a game to bottoming out at 12.1, the worst in the league.
The biggest shake-up on offense was the exit of offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur, who took the head coaching job in Cleveland. Filling Shurmur’s shoes was the exuberant, if polarizing, Josh McDaniels.
McDaniels may have been the air traffic controller for the Patriots’ record-setting offense in 2007, and the guiding light for Matt Cassel in 2008 after Tom Brady tore his ACL, but that’s about the end of the line for his positive accomplishments. After a tumultuous and controversial run as Denver’s head coach, McDaniels was brought to St. Loui...
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Brand new Rams cornerback Janoris Jenkins is already living up to his reputation for causing trouble. Jenkins a first round talent whose stock fell for off the field trouble, and landed him in the 2nd round of the 2012 NFL draft, now officially is a NFL pain in the ass.
Jenkins who has four children with three different women and a fourth woman is now claiming he is the father...
According to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, the St. Louis Rams and rookie cornerback Janoris Jenkins are at a stand still when it comes to agreeing on a contract. The reason behind the hold up is that there is a dispute over who’ll act as Jenkins’ financial advisor, since he has four kids with three women and there’s a fourth women that now says he’s the...
According to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, the St. Louis Rams and rookie cornerback Janoris Jenkins are having a contract dispute. “I do not work for Janoris Jenkins,” said Lou Taylor, who twice hung up on conversations with Yahoo! Sports and sent a text message threatening to inform the NFL Players Association that she was [...]
Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports reports that the St Louis Rams and second-round pick CB Janoris Jenkins are off to a rocky start because of a verbal pre-draft agreement thats impermissible, according to terms of the collective bargaining agreement. We know there cant be any pre-conditions to the contract, a Rams source said last week. During Aprils NFL draft, Jeff Fisher made...
Steven Jackson has been through this before. He's getting to the point in his career where he doesn't want more change. He just wants to know the team's coaching staff gives him and the team the best opportunity to win.
It would be an understatement to say Jackson believes owner Stan Kroenke got it right with the hiring of Jeff Fisher as head coach.
Asked about the...
By: X The NFL Supplemental Draft takes place next Thursday, July 12th and it contains one intriguing (and possible) candidate for the St Louis Rams. Josh Gordon. According to Russ
The St. Louis Rams went the first-time head coach route when they hired Scott Linehan in 2005, an 8-8 season and one of the worst three-year stretches in NFL history followed. Then they went the first-time head coach route again when they hired Steve Spagnuolo, he went 1-15, 7-9, and then 2-14. The Rams had a lot of problems that had nothing to do with the coach -- especially how...
The Edward Jones Dome has been quiet for years, but will a new NFL rule help liven up the fan experience? -(Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Back during the the glory days of the "Greatest Show on Turf," the Edward Jones Dome was one of the loudest facilities and best home field advantages in all of the NFL.
Now, with the St. Louis Rams losing more games in the last five...