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At first glance, the Rams' 2014 schedule looks brutal

ST. LOUIS -- The 2014 NFL schedule won't make it easy for the St. Louis Rams to snap their streak of consecutive seasons without a playoff appearance. The Rams' regular season schedule, which was released on Wednesday night, includes eight games against teams that made the playoffs last season and 10 against teams that finished with winning records. That figures to be a difficult...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: How to spend $100k in prize money; tribute to Deacon Jones; more

Here’s a recap of what you may have missed this past week. cover32 Rams Local Content - A humorous look at the top 5 ways Rams fans could use Stan Kroenke’s $100,000 in prize money. (READ) - A tribute to the late Deacon Jones, the best defensive player in NFL history according to our writer. (READ) - Twitter Tuesday: Rodger Saffold lifts weights – lots of them. (READ) - Jeff...
Via cover32 - Rams
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Correctly guess the St. Louis Rams’ 2014 schedule, and win $100,000

The official St. Louis Rams website has a really cool contest going on right now where you can guess the Rams’ 2014 schedule. The contestant who correct guesses the schedule will win $100,000. It’s not quite as extravagant as Warren Buffett’s $1 billion prize for a perfect bracket, but unlike the perfect bracket challenge, this one’s odds are much better. So head on over...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher focuses heavily on Titans in latest St. Louis Rams mock draft

As we all know, Rams head coach Jeff Fisher has shown a lot of love during his time in St. Louis to the players he coached while in the same position with the Tennessee Titans. This love was again brought to the forefront with the team’s most recent free agent signing, wide receiver Kenny Britt. Britt represents another addition to the list of Titans-turned-Rams in the Fisher era...
Via cover32 - Rams
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Gronkowski is on schedule in his ACL rehab

As Rams coach Jeff Fisher observed at the Scouting Combine, every player who has surgery has a successful surgery, and his rehab is always ahead of schedule. We’ve found an exception to the rule. Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski reportedly isn’t ahead of schedule after tearing an ACL late in the 2013 regular season. According to Albert Breer of NFL Media, Gronkowski is merely...
Via Pro Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Calvin Pryor NFL Draft Prospectus: St. Louis Rams

Photo: ESPN.com The NFL draft is slowly marching towards us. This is the first year that several marquee Cardinal football players will come off of the board early and often. Draft scenarios are as infinite as lottery number selections, making the draft impossible to predict. Many fans are anxious to know which scenario is likely to befall their favorite UofL player during this May’s...
Via The Cardinal Connect
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams News: Chris Johnson unlikely to reunite with Jeff Fisher in St. Louis

Rams head coach Jeff Fisher reportedly has no interest in bringing his former running back, Chris Johnson to St. Louis. When Johnson was released by the Tennessee Titans last Friday, rumors immediately started to circulate on where the six-year NFL vet might play football next. Among the rumored teams to land Johnson's services were the St. Louis Rams. When wide receiver Kenny...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chris Johnson being reunited with Jeff Fisher ‘unlikely’

AP Image On Friday afternoon, the Tennessee Titans released Chris Johnson.  The move didn’t come as a surprise as it has been widely reported for some time that 2013 was to be Johnson’s final year with the Titans. With Johnson now a free agent, many people would expect the man who drafted him for the Titans in 2008 to take an interest.  That man is Jeff Fisher who is now with...
Via Down and Distance
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher not interested in reuniting with Chris Johnson in St. Louis

If you’re looking for a Chris Johnson/Jeff Fisher reunion in St. Louis, don’t hold your breath. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports (via ProFootballTalk.com) that a Johnson-Fisher reunion is unlikely, further more adding that there doesn’t seem to be much interest from the organization. Of course the speculation is Fisher isn’t crazy about Chris Johnson’s work ethic dating back […]
Via The Majors National
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Rams Have No Interest In Chris Johnson

It appears Jeff Fisher has no interest reuniting with his star running back from Tennessee. Despite reports that the Fisher and the Rams might have interest in CJ2k,  the St. Louis Post Dispatch writes that a reunion between Johnson and Fisher doesn’t seem likely. after Johnson’s release Friday by the Titans, a reunion with Fisher doesn’t seem likely in St. Louis. Those...
Via Thacover2
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Rams Have No Interest In Chris Johnson

It appears Jeff Fisher has no interest reuniting with his star running back from Tennessee. Despite reports that the Fisher and the Rams might have interest in CJ2k,  the St. Louis Post Dispatch writes that a reunion between Johnson and Fisher doesn’t seem likely. after Johnson’s release Friday by the Titans, a reunion with Fisher doesn’t seem likely in St. Louis. Those...
Via BlackSportsOnline
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams Take Small Gamble On WR Kenny Britt

The St. Louis Rams have been searching for a goto #1 receiver for years. Not since they had the likes of Tory Holt and Isaac Bruce have they been able to keep a top-flight receiver on the field. And now, for a mere $1.4 million dollars, they bring in former Tennessee Titan WR Kenny Britt. Britt, who played for now Rams head coach Jeff Fisher, has a chance to make up to $2.9 million...
Via FF Locker Room
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher could be Jaguars' nemesis one more time

The Jaguars rivalry with coach Jeff Fisher has waned now that he is coaching the St. Louis Rams and they play the Jaguars only once every four years. It was different when he was coaching the Titans in the Jaguars division and beat them three times in 1999, including a victory in the AFC title game that cost them a Super Bowl berth. He then needled the Jaguars by saying Alltel...
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams playmaker Tavon Austin is ‘capable of’ brilliance

“Now that (they) know what he’s capable of,” St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher plans to use Tavon Austin more frequently in 2014. The 23-year-old Austin, who St. Louis took eighth overall out of West Virginia last spring, caught 40 balls for 418 yards and four touchdowns as a rookie. A two-time First-Team All-American, Austin also carried the pigskin nine times for 151 yards...
Via Sports by Colin
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams sign wide receiver Kenny Britt to one-year, $1.4 million deal

ST. LOUIS -- Jeff Fisher and Kenny Britt will be reunited in St. Louis next season after the free agent wide receiver agreed to a one-year deal with the Rams on Monday, according to media reports. The 6-foot-3, 223-pounder, who agreed to a $1.4 million deal that includes incentives according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, was a first-round draft pick by Fisher and Tennessee Titans...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams land wide receiver Kenny Britt to a one year deal

Today Kenny Britt the former Rutgers wide receiver found a new home.  He landed on the Rams roster with former Titans head coach Jeff Fisher. Britt, the free agent wide receiver who has played his entire five-year career in Tennessee, has agreed to a contract with the Rams, according to Pro Football Talk. It’s a […] The post Rams land wide receiver Kenny Britt to a one year...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
24 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Rumors: Head Coach Jeff Fisher Still Believes in Tavon Austin

The St. Louis Rams have been pretty quiet when it comes to making any moves in free agency this year.  Adding players like quarterback Shaun Hill, and defensive tackle Alex Carrington. This past week was a busy one as the Rams steadily approached the signing of multiple free agents on defense with both veterans and undervalued players.Signing the defensive additions and passing...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher and Rams expect "big things" from Tavon Austin in 2014

40. The most receptions for any wide receiver on the St. Louis Rams last season, their worst total since 1986. The Rams were without glass figurine/quarterback Sam Bradford for the majority of the 2013 season (ACL injury), making the sting of this unfathomable offensive ineptitude just a little less painful. With the second overall pick in the fast-approaching NFL Draft (May...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher: Rams haven’t received much interest in the 2nd overall pick

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Rams head coach Jeff Fisher indicated last week that they haven’t received much interest from other teams  in trading for the second overall pick. “(We have) not really had any discussion with anybody, but that doesn’t mean to say we won’t,” Fisher said, via ESPN.com. Fisher isn’t...
Via Pro Football Zone
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Fisher expects more from Tavon Austin this season

St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher dismissed the idea that the team would use the No. 2 overall draft pick on wide receiver Sammy Watkins -- considered by many as the draft's best offensive weapon. That notion conjured some skepticism from Rams fans who don't see a game-changing player among the stable of receivers currently at Sam Bradford's disposal. Fisher, however...
Via Pro Sports Daily
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher says the team has not talked about trading down yet; Left window open

Speaking to reporters at this week’s NFL Annual Meeting, coach Jeff Fisher said there’s nothing brewing on that front just yet. “(We have) not really had any discussion with anybody,” Fisher said, via ESPN.com, “but that doesn’t mean to say we won’t.” Fisher conceded it’s “highly unlikely” the Rams would receive the same value in […] The post Jeff Fisher...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher knows there’s no RG3 deal to be had this year

Speaking to reporters at this week's owners meeting in Orlando, St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher made it clear that any potential trade involving his team's No. 2 overall pick this year isn't likely to come to fruition in advance of May's draft. “(We have) not really had any discussion with anybody, but that doesn’t mean to say we won’t," Fisher said....
Via Pro Sports Daily
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams Haven’t Talked To Teams Regarding The No. 2 Overall Pick

  Rams HC Jeff Fisher told reporters earlier in the week that they haven’t had discussions with any team regarding their No. 2 overall pick in recent weeks. “(We have) not really had any discussion with anybody, but that doesn’t mean to say we won’t,” Fisher said, via ESPN.com. Recent reports mentioned that the Rams were ”actively shopping,” and Rams GM Les Snead told...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher: If Fans Want Dunking, They Should Watch Basketball

St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher is the co-chair of the NFL’s Competition Committee, and he doesn’t understand why fans are so up in arms over the new rule banning goal-post dunking. “I was going through the airport leaving Orlando yesterday,” Fisher told ESPN’s “Mike & Mike” on Thursday (via ProFootballTalk), “going through security, and this guy was just wearing...
Via NESN.com
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher tells fan to go watch basketball if he wants to see a dunk.

(Credit: stlouisrams.com) By now, everyone has probably heard that the NFL will penalize teams 15 yards if a player dunks the ball through the uprights after scoring a touchdown. This rule has added fuel to the “No Fun League” sentiment, as many fans think this rule is too harsh and taking the entertainment factor out of the game. However, St. Louis Rams head coach and co-chair...
Via Sports-Kings
28 days ago  |  Discuss

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