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While Steven Jackson saves himself for Sunday, his rookie understudies are getting more shots to prove they belong. The Rams running back was held out of practice for the second straight day Thursday while nursing a nagging groin injury. Both Daryl Richardson and Isiah Pead have been getting the bulk of the carries.
“The younger backs are coming along pretty good,” Jackson said. “Daryl has done a good job of spelling me, a great change of pace back for me.
“As a unit, we’re pretty solid. I continue to show them what it means to be a pro, day in and day out.”
Richardson was the next to last pick of the draft out of Abilene Christian, typically a pick that’s a long shot to stick. But he’s been running ahead of Pead, a second-rounder, since the preseason. Richardson has gotten a chance to be more than just a change of pace guy.
When Jackson needs a breather against the rugged Seahawks defense, Richardson will get the call. Seattle (2-1) is allowing just 58.7 yards rushing per game, sec...
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St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson (groin) missed his second consecutive practice on Thursday, according to ESPN.
Jackson picked up the injury in week 2 against Washington, and struggled the next week in Chicago.
Daryl Richardson is next in line if Jackson is held out or limited on Sunday's game against Seattle.
Jackson has been a durable running back in...
ST. LOUIS (AP) St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson did not practice for the second straight day Thursday while nursing a nagging groin injury.
While Jackson watches, rookie Daryl Richardson has been making his mark with Seattle up next on Sunday.
Richardson was the next to last pick of the draft out of Abilene Christian and at 196 pounds is 40 pounds lighter than Jackson...
The Rams didn't limit Steven Jackson's carries Sunday against the Seahawks but the running back was ineffective again, carrying 18 times for 55 yards.Fantasy Spin:Jackson, hampered by a groin issue in recent weeks, is only rushing for 3.3 yards per carry this season. He's yet to find the end zone, though he did have a touchdown called back by a penalty Sunday.
I think an apology is in order before I kick this article off.
I am sorry Steven Jackson. You have spent your entire career playing for a woeful franchise. You have put up Hall of Fame numbers. You have been a first class citizen in the St. Louis community. You have been an outstanding teammate. You could have went to another franchise and maybe go for a ring, but you chose...
Running back Steven Jackson is active for the St. Louis Rams after missing all practices this week with a groin injury.
Defensive tackle Michael Brockers, the Rams first-round draft pick, makes his NFL debut against Seattle on Sunday. He is coming off a high right ankle sprain.
Jermelle Cudjo, who started the first three games at right tackle, is inactive.
Wide receiver Steve...
Jason La Canfora of NFL Network expects injured Rams halfback Steven Jackson to participate in Sunday's game versus the Seahawks, though he could be limited.Fantasy Spin:Jackson, hampered by a groin issue in recent weeks, has only totaled 20 carries over his last two games so we'd be very wearing about employing him as anything more than a flex player in Week 4. Daryl Richardson...
According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Rams head coach Jeff Fisher indicated that running back Steven Jackson will be a game-time for this week’s game against the Seahawks.
Jackson has been very limited this week in practice with a groin injury.
The topic of whether the St. Louis Rams should return to L.A. needs to be discussed. St. Louis Rams fans will hate this article, because it threatens your very existence as a fan for the ones who go to the games in St. Louis, MS. However with the actual building of a stadium in Los Angeles, CA, the Rams should be given the opportunity to return to the city the Rams called home for...
St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson is expected to play in Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks. Jackson had been listed as questionable with a groin injury.
A focal point of the Rams offense for years, it is expected that Jackson will have a reduced role in the game since the injury is preventing him from being at 100 percent.
The injury occurred last weekend at Solider...
The NFL Wee4 Injury Report has already been released, and the active and inactive lists are being reported as well. Many fantasy football owners are looking to see if some of their players will be in the lineup this week, and some of the 1 PM games have already released the active and inactive list. Among the players who are active and will play on Sunday are Buffalo Bills running...
Each Sunday, in the minutes leading up to kickoff, I will be listing which notable players — possibly injured and/or on the bubble during the week — will and won’t be suiting up for action. Set your fantasy lineups accordingly.
Buffalo Bills — RB Fred Jackson (knee) is ACTIVE and will play. Ditto for RB C.J. Spiller (chest).
Miami Dolphins — RB Reggie...
Here we go again. Pundits everywhere are distressed that the Rams abandoned the run in the loss to the Bears. My first article after the Rams loss noted the Rams called for runs on only 26% of the plays in the Bears game. I called it an astonishingly low ratio. At the same time, I noted that I wanted to review the film before any conclusions could be drawn. http://www.ramsherd...