Wide receivers coach Eric Yarber: 'Its up to me to take them to the next level'

Eric Yarber was born and bred in Los Angeles. As a local boy he grew up a L.A. Rams fan, played his high school ball at Crenshaw High and even spent some time at Los Angeles Valley junior college before landing in Idaho. So the longtime UCLA wide receivers coach feels right at home now that ‘s with the Rams, even if it is his first year with the team. In a recent sit down with...
Via The Rams Wire
9 hours ago

Yarber Stays in L.A. to Work with Rams

WRs coach Eric Yarber didn't have to go far for his new job, as he held the same position with UCLA for the last five seasons.
Via TheRams.com
12 hours ago

Rams had worst scoring rate in NFL for second straight season

One easy way to evaluate the success or failure of an offense is to look at the percentage of drives ending in score. For the second straight season, the Los Angeles Rams finished last in the NFL in scoring rate. In fact, the Rams regressed slightly in 2016. From JJ Zachariason of numberFire: A year after scoring on just 25.7 percent of drives, the Rams finished the 2016 season with...
Via The Rams Wire
16 hours ago

Los Angeles Rams 4-Round Mock Draft (2.0)

Let’s give this whole Mock Draft thing another shot... It’s been nearly a month since dropping my first Los Angeles Rams’ 4-round mock draft, and today feels as good as any to give it another go. Not much has changed, as free agency has yet to begin and we’re still in the pre-combine stages of the offseason, but I won’t let that won’t stop me from playing Armchair GM...
Via Turf Show Times
17 hours ago

Rams could target QB Kirk Cousins in 2018?

The Los Angeles Rams could turn to Kirk Cousins in 2018 if Jared Goff struggles during his sophomore season in 2017. Albert Breer of MMQB.com believes the Rams and new coach Sean McVay—who spent the last three years as the offensive coordinator in Washington—may have interest in Cousins in a year’s time, given the right situation. “The potential for the Rams to make a move...
Via The Rams Wire
19 hours ago

Los Angeles Rams: Free agent targets – DeSean Jackson

The Los Angeles Rams have just about forty million to spend this offseason. This number could grow as players such as center Tim Barnes and tight end Lance Kendricks could be cut. From the looks of it the team will not extend offers to wide receiver Kenny Britt and corner Trumaine Johnson, their most expensive free agents. With wide receiver Brian Quick also entering free agency...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Did the Los Angeles Rams have an Achilles heel this season?

The Los Angeles Rams had their fair share of shortcomings this season which contributed to their 4-12 record. Their offensive line was arguably the biggest reason why they struggled so much this year. The Rams offensive line graded 27th in the NFL this season per profootballfocus.com. The area of the game where the offensive line’s deficiencies were on full display was in the running...
Via EndZoneScore
2 days ago

Los Angeles Rams: Will Wade Phillips’ 3-4 defense work in 2017?

It seems like Wade Phillips is determined to work for all 32 NFL teams during his lifetime. The Los Angeles Rams are the fabled coach’s latest stop. After a two-year stint as defensive coordinator of the Denver Broncos, the first resulting in a Super Bowl championship in 2015, there have been changes when it comes to the staff in the Mile High City. Former Miami Dolphins defensive...
Via EndZoneScore
2 days ago

How much did relocating affect the Los Angeles Rams?

The Los Angeles Rams had quite a roller coaster season in 2016-17. There were many more down moments throughout the year that reflected the Rams losing season. The move to Los Angeles was arguably one of the biggest highs that turned into a low this season. The initial process surrounding the Rams transition to Los Angeles began in mid-January of last year when the NFL voted on the...
Via EndZoneScore
2 days ago

Fassel Glad to be Sticking With Rams

L.A. special teams coordinator John Fassel is happy to be staying on under new head coach Sean McVay for his sixth season with the franchise.
Via TheRams.com
2 days ago

Jared Goff working out with quarterback tutors

It worked out pretty well for Matt Ryan, so it probably can’t hurt Jared Goff. The Rams quarterback has started working with quarterback tutors Tom House and Adam Dedeaux this offseason, adding him to a group of pupils which includes the reigning MVP. And Ryan’s old quarterbacks coach Matt LaFleur, who was just hired as the…
Via Pro Football Talk
3 days ago

Jared Goff working with high-profile QB coach Tom House this offseason

The 2016 season clearly didn’t go the way that Jared Goff wanted it to. In order to improve in 2017, Goff is working with some of the highest profile quarterback coaches around.“Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff, coming off a trying rookie season, has been working with noted quarterback coaches Tom House and Adam Dedeaux,” Alden Gonzalez of ESPN reported. “House and...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams Mock Draft Roundup 1.0

In the first check-in with 2017 mock drafts TheRams.com finds out who the draft experts project the Rams to select with their early picks.
Via TheRams.com
4 days ago

Why the Los Angeles Rams cannot afford to lose Trumaine Johnson

Out of all of the impending free agents the Los Angeles Rams have, the most important one is corner Trumaine Johnson. After losing Janoris Jenkins to free agency last offseason, the Rams cannot allow that to happen again. That would mean losing their number one corner in back to back offseasons, and with the other corners on roster this simply cannot happen. After a career year in...
Via isportsweb.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

McVay's coaching staff believes in young Rams boss' skills

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) Although Sean McVay is the youngest head coach in modern NFL history, he'll have plenty of experienced help around the Los Angeles Rams. McVay's new coaching staff spent the past week at the Rams' training complex watching film of last season's team, holding meetings and preparing for the months of work ahead. The 31-year-old boss has assembled a staff...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams finalize coaching staff with OC Matt LaFleur, 17 others

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) The Los Angeles Rams have finalized new head coach Sean McVay's staff of 18 assistants, including first-time offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur. McVay announced his full staff Wednesday. LaFleur joins the Rams from the Atlanta Falcons, where he was the defending NFC champions' quarterbacks coach for the past two years. He was Washington's quarterbacks...
Via Associated Press
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Wade Phillips jokes about coaching under Sean McVay with the Rams

Long-time NFL coach Wade Phillips just joined the Los Angeles Rams as the team’s defensive coordinator. This comes after a tremendous two-year stint as the Denver Broncos’ defensive coordinator. It’s a tenure that included Phillips winning his first Super Bowl in a 41 years as a coach in the NFL.Phillips now heads to Los Angeles to coach under new Rams head coach Sean McVay...
Via Sportsnaut
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Rebuilding Los Angeles Rams Will Need Patience

Sean McVay was hired by the Los Angeles Rams. This hire made him the youngest coach in NFL history, surpassing Lane Kiffin for that mantle. The Rams need to build further on a very young and talented roster. The Los Angeles market has been tepid to the team in its first year, and the fans are desperate for a winner.  This seems to be the reason Kevin Demoff may be reluctant to label...
Via isportsweb.com
18 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every head coach in the history of the Los Angeles Rams

Founded in 1936 as the Cleveland Rams and having relocated to Los Angeles, St. Louis before returning back west, the Los Angeles Rams have had 28 coaches in NFL franchise history. This list includes two Hall of Fame coaches three Hall of Fame players, one coach with two stints with the team, and one Super Bowl winner. The Rams are hoping for a fresh start in 2017 with a new coach...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams GM: Re-signing Trumaine Johnson is a ‘big decision’

The Los Angeles Rams have a major decision to make this upcoming offseason. It includes whether the team will be able to re-sign cornerback Trumaine Johnson before free agency. If not, will the Rams place the franchise tag on him for the second consecutive year?In talking about this, Rams general manager Les Snead didn’t drop any real hints about the decision-making process....
Via Sportsnaut
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena Williams Was Gifted an Amazing Pair of Air Jordans After Winning Her 23rd Major

When Serena Williams defeated her sister Venus in the 2017 Australian Open finals early Saturday morning, it gave Williams her whopping 23rd major singles title, just one short of tying Margaret Court for the most ever by a woman. Williams is still just 35 years of age, so it's a safe assumption that she'll eventually pass Court and leave the game of tennis with the most major wins...
Via Stack
23 days ago  |  Discuss

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