Falcons 2016 schedule preview: Week 14 belongs to the Los Angeles Rams

We learn more about the Rams, the Falcons’ Week 14 opponent, from the fine folks at Turf Show tImes. The Falcons are playing a lot of West Coast teams in 2016, and they’ll have to trek out to California to play the newly-minted Los Angeles Rams in Week 14. Like the Chiefs before them, the Rams are a defense-first team with a strong ground game and questionable passing attack...
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Howie Long: Son Chris Left Money On Table To Win With Patriots

It’s about time someone in the Long family donned a New England Patriots uniform. Defensive end Chris Long signed with the Pats earlier this month after spending his entire eight-year career with the St. Louis Rams. But for his father Howie, a Pro Football Hall of Famer who spent his career with the Oakland Raiders after growing up in Charlestown, Mass., it’s been a long time...
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Long took less money to sign with Patriots

Chris Long could have gotten more money if he signed with a team other than the New England Patriots, but his father is pleased with the decision the veteran defensive end made. Howie Long, a Hall of Famer and well-known NFL analyst, recently told Mike Reiss of that Chris chose the Patriots because he wants to play in “meaningful” football games. “I know he could...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Chandler Jones, Chris Long Exchange Tweets In Wake Of Patriots’ Moves

Chris Long essentially replaced Chandler Jones in the New England Patriots’ defense. So it was fitting the two exchanged tweets regarding the Pats’ recent roster moves. The Patriots traded Jones to the Arizona Cardinals on Tuesday and signed Long later that same day. Jones took to Twitter on Thursday night to congratulate Long on his one-year contract with the Patriots, which...
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Long Once Defended Patriots For Deflategate In Players’ Tribune

It appears Chris Long had the New England Patriots on the mind long before he joined the team. Then again, so did pretty much everyone else in the NFL. The veteran defensive end, who signed a reported one-year contract with New England earlier this week, was one of many NFL players to voice their opinion on Deflategate, the deflated footballs scandal that arose out of the AFC Championship...
March 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Long to work out for Patriots

Chris Long has added the New England Patriots to the list of teams on his free agency tour. ESPN’s Trey Wingo reports that Long will visit the Patriots Monday and work out for the AFC East team. In addition to the Patriots, Long reportedly has visited with the Falcons, Redskins and Cowboys. He is said to be interested in playing for a contender, and the Patriots certainly fit...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Chris Long being pursued by contenders

Recently-released defensive end Chris Long may soon find a new home with one of the NFL’s Super Bowl favorites. According to Peter King of, Long is already being “pursued aggressively by contenders” after the Los Angeles Rams cut him in a cap move last week. An eight-year NFL veteran, he is free to sign with another team at any time. Now 31, Long is coming off...
Via The Sports Daily
February 22, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rams' Chris Long makes local news as Powerball hopeful

Rams defensive end Chris Long achieved a major accomplishment on Wednesday, and it had nothing to do with his professional football career. Long, who played high school ball in Charlottesville, Va. and attended Virginia for college, made the local news as a “hopeful Powerball player.” He wore a disguise and was interviewed by NBC 29 in Charlottesville’s Cat Boardman at a convenience...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Just Chris Long teaching his dog to play a piano

St. Louis Rams defensive end Chris Long is one of the most interesting characters in the sports world. Ripe with a tremendous personality and a great sense of humor, the former first-round pick must be a pure joy to suit up with. Long’s latest shenanigans includes him trying to teach his dog, Chubbs, to play the piano. And the end result is pretty awesome: Trying to get chubbs...
Via Sportsnaut
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: Rams sign a couple free agents; Chris Long twitter feud recap

Here’s a recap of what you may have missed this past week. cover32 Rams Local Content - What to think of the Shaun Hill signing? (READ) - The St. Louis Rams should steer clear of Kenny Britt. (READ) - Twitter Tuesday: Could the St. Louis Rams and Atlanta Falcons be trade partners again? (READ) - Top-5 Recent St. Louis Rams Draft Screw-ups, Re-drafted. (READ) - Chris Long lays...
Via cover32 - Rams
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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