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San Diego Chargers Sign WR Austin Pettis

View image | gettyimages.com In 2011, the St. Louis Rams selected Austin Pettis in the third round of the draft.  Today, the Chargers signed Pettis to a contract, to add to their bevy of mediocre pass catchers, excluding Keenan Allen, who’s actually quite good. Pettis has never had a ton of opportunity, as the most games he has started in in a season is 6 in 2013.  With Eddie...
Via TopSportsReport
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Chargers Sign WR Austin Pettis

The San Diego Chargers announced the signing of WR Austin Pettis on Friday. The Chargers were one of a few teams to bring Pettis in for a workout in recent weeks, but they held on signing him until now. The Rams waived Pettis a few months ago and has since worked out for the Seattle Seahawks, San Francisco 49ers, and Carolina Panthers. Pettis, 26, is a former 2011 third-round...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Rams WR Austin Pettis was cut after being late for a team meeting on Saturday

The St. Louis Rams surprised everyone when they decided to waive WR Austin Pettis on Monday. Also surprising was that Pettis didn’t play a snap in the Rams victory over the Seahawks last Sunday. Now that Pettis has cleared waivers, information is starting to come out bout what really happened with the Rams and Pettis. According to Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports 1, Pettis was late...
Via No Guts, No Glory
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

BREAKING: St. Louis Rams cut a veteran wide receiver

Today the Rams cut veteran wide receiver Austin Pettis. Rams released WR Austin Pettis. — Nick Wagoner (@nwagoner) October 20, 2014 This could have something to do with the fact that the four-year veteran was made inactive for yesterday’s win over the Seahawks. @justRVB he seems like the "passionate" type, wonder if he demanded something after being inactive on Sunday. ...
Via cover32 - Rams
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams Waive WR Austin Pettis

The St. Louis Rams placed WR Austin Pettis on waivers Monday, according to the NFL transaction release. Pettis, 26, is a former 2011 third-round pick of the Rams, but has been limited to playing just 34 percent of the team’s snaps in 2014. He still had one remaining on his rookie contract that was worth a total value of $2,729,416. His base salary for the 2014 season was $670...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Here's the story behind Austin Pettis' Mighty Ducks neck tattoo

During Monday night's game between the Niners and Rams, cameras were showed that St. Louis wide receiver had the Mighty Ducks logo tattooed on the back of his neck. In a new interview on the Rams website, Pettis explained the reason for the ink. "One, it's a great movie," he teased, before saying, "I'm from Anaheim. I was born and raised. The Ducks were right down the street. I was...
Via Fox Sports
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams wideout Austin Pettis has 'Mighty Ducks' neck tattoo

St. Louis Rams wide receiver Austin Pettis may have the best tattoo in the NFL. Pettis was shown on the sideline talking to Austin Davis during Monday night’s game against the San Francisco 49ers, and if you looked closely you could see the top half of what appears to be a Mighty Ducks logo inked...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams Receiver Austin Pettis Has Mighty Ducks Of Anaheim Tattoo (Photo)

Austin Pettis endeared himself to a lot of hockey fans Monday night. The St. Louis Rams wide receiver played a minor role in the Rams’ 31-17 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, but he’s getting plenty of recognition for something ESPN cameras picked up during its “Monday Night Football” telecast. Late in the fourth quarter, Pettis was seen standing on the sideline talking to...
Via NESN.com
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams Restructure WR Austin Pettis’ Contract

  According to Jason Fitzgerald of OverTheCap.com, is appears as though the St. Louis Rams have restructured the contract of WR Austin Pettis. Fitzgerald mentions that Pettis’ 2014 base salary has dropped from $1.431 million to $700,000. Fitzgerald adds that Pettis received a $250,000 signing bonus as part of his contract. Given that the Rams included a signing bonus in...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Brian Quick and Austin Pettis: A cautionary tale about training camp hype

I know we’ve been hyping Brian Quick and Kenny Britt quite a bit this week as the big-bodied duo have put on an impressive showing during the Rams’ training camp. A lot of other outlets have been hyping the duo as well. I’m here to splash a bit of cold water on your face. Last year, in the Rams’ 2013 training camp, do you recall which Rams wide receiver was receiving (pun...
Via cover32 - Rams
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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