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Chris Long calls out TSN for confusing him with Jake Long

Current St. Louis Rams (and not Atlants Falcons) defensive end Chris Long saw himself going to the Atlanta Falcons today according to TSN. In actuality, Jake Long, the offensive tackle who was released from the Rams in March, was the one who signed with the Falcons. TSN mistakenly used a pic of Chris for their story on Jake. Chris didn’t take this lightly and got a bit blunt on...
Via Awful Announcing
25 days ago  |  Discuss

OT Jake Long eager for fresh start with Atlanta Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) Jake Long is eager to revive his career with the Atlanta Falcons. The No. 1 overall draft pick by Miami in 2008, Long has been plagued by injuries in recent years and didn't even hook on with a team during training camp. But the Falcons, looking to improve depth on their offensive line, signed the tackle to a one-year deal. Long went through his first practice...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos looking at a Pro-Bowl lineman

  The Broncos may be looking at a big name to bolster their offensive line. It does not appear that Jake Long will be signing with the Giants today. He is planning to leave tonight for a visit to the Denver Broncos. — Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) July 29, 2015 The door remains open for the Giants to sign Long, I’m told, but he is planning to consider his options and...
Via BSN Denver
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Three biggest additions to the St. Louis Rams roster for 2015

The St. Louis Rams have no shortage of new faces, as a flurry of moves in free agency and a surprise with their first round selection have brought a fresh identity to a squad that has struggled for one over the last few years. However, not all moves over the offseason tend to bring better results. Jake Long, Scott Wells, and Cortland Finnegan were all big money acquisitions for...
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: St. Louis Rams release Jake Long

The St. Louis Rams are reportedly releasing former top pick Jake Long in what appears to be a cost-cutting move. ESPN’s Nick Wagoner is reporting that the Rams have informed both Long and center Scott Wells that they have been released. Rams have informed OT Jake Long and C Scott Wells of their release. Moves save the team about $12 million in salary-cap space. — Nick...
Via Sportsnaut
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Rams LT Jake Long suffers torn ACL

At 2-5 on the season and coming off a blowout loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, it doesn’t look like the St. Louis Rams are going to be doing much more than playing out the string in the second half of the season. And according to this report from Pro Football Talk, they will be doing so without the services of starting left tackle Jake Long. This would be the second consecutive...
Via Sportsnaut
October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams LT Long trying to stay patient as he heals

ST. LOUIS -- Jake Long has sat around longer than he has wanted. The St. Louis Rams left tackle is going to have to wait a little more before he gets to play in another football game. Long had knee surgery in January to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament sustained against Tampa Bay on Dec. 22. Though he has been participating in all preseason practices, he won't see any playing...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams Injury Update: Jake Long participated in team drills

Rams offensive tackle Jake Long was one of a few players to come back to practice on thursday after tearing his ACL in week 16 of the regular season.#187586795 / gettyimages.comHe did not get a lot of work in, but it's a positive sign that Long is participating in drills in training camp. Long is important to an offensive line that allowed 36 sacks last season. Like what you're...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams Jake Long Puts His Money Where His Mouth is; Donates $1 Million to Charity

Jake Long is a big, big man (6'7" and 322 pounds). That's why the St. Louis Rams were willing to pay him $36 million to block for Sam Bradford over the next four years--but as it turns out he is more than just a big man in size.@MDouty/TwitterThe former Michigan offensive lineman made a donation to North Star Reach, a camp in Michigan for kids with serious life threatening illnesses...
Via FatManWriting
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams: Who should they take with the second pick?

With the draft quickly approaching on May 8th, the St. Louis Rams are on the clock with the second pick in the first round. They are an improving team who were on the edge of making the playoffs in 2013 in the tough NFC West that has all of a sudden become one of the best conferences in the NFL. This draft will be critical for them if they want to become a playoff contender in 2014...
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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