St. Louis Rams receiving corps a subject of focus in OTAs

As it stands, the Rams are carrying 11 wide receivers on their roster as the team embarks on the second week of organized team activities. With minimal additions to a unit that underachived in 2013, how will the corps shakeout as the offseason program begins? In each of the last two seasons, head coach Jeff Fisher has gone with a corps of six players at the position. Last season...
Via cover32 - Rams
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams WR Justin Veltung Signs His Exclusive Tender

  Rams WR Justin Veltung officially signed his exclusive tender on Wednesday, according to the NFL transactions release. Veltung, 22, was a practice squad player for the Rams and was active for three games last season. He saw just three snaps on special teams in 2014, according to Pro Football Focus. Veltung is one of eight receivers currently on their roster and that figure could...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams Tender Offers To Three Exclusive Rights Free Agents

According to Jim Thomas of the St Louis Post-Dispatch, the Rams have tender offers to exclusive rights free agents C Tim Barnes, QB Austin Davis and WR Justin Veltung. Barnes, 25, started four games in relief of C Scott Wells who was out with injury. He played 272 snaps last season and was rated as below average player by Pro Football Focus. Davis, 24, signed with the Rams as an...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams announce their preliminary practice squad for 2013

The St. Louis Rams have announced their preliminary practice squad for the 2013 season, according to ESPN.com's Nick Wagoner. The eight players signed include: wide receivers Emory Blake and Justin Veltung, cornerback Darren Woodard, defensive ends Sammy Brown and Mason Brodine, safety Cody Davis, offensive tackle Sean Hooey, and fullback Eric Stevens. Noticeably absent from...
Via NFL Injury Report
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Rams sign eight players to practice squad

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Rams signed eight players to fill their practice squad Sunday. All eight players were with the team during training camp this summer. The practice squad includes: WR Emory Blake DE Mason Brodine LBDE Sammy Brown S Cody Davis T Sean Hooey FB Eric Stevens WR Justin Veltung CB Darren Woodard
Via Fox Sports Midwest
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

VMAC training camp notes: Seahawks day 4 #BingHawks

4 days down A couple days ago I noted that Justin Veltung was having trouble fighting off the physicality of Jeremy Lane. The team announced that Justin was released by the Seahawks today and they replaced him with rookie running back Ray Holley. Wide receiver Justin Veltung has been released from the club & running back Ray Holley has been added to the 90-man roster. — Seattle...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt’s 59.5 inch box jump doesn’t make a whole lot of sense

J.J. Watt, defensive end for the Houston Texans, is an athletic beast. He stands at 6’5, 288 lbs. and, yet, he can pull off insane feats like this 59.5 inch box jump. Let The Shutdown Corner put things into perspective for you: In May, Seahawks receiver Justin Veltung became a bit of an Internet sensation for a 56-inch box jump. People were very impressed by that, and it is...
Via The Nosebleeds
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks Rookie Has Incredible Vertical Leap

The players you take in the draft are guys that are not only great athletes, but proven commodities. The guys invited into camp as undrafted free agents you bring in because there is something about them that makes you want to take a closer look. Idaho Receiver Justin Veltung is only 5'11" and caught fewer balls over the length of his career then some guys catch in half...
Via FatManWriting
May 25, 2013  |  Discuss
Rams News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

The NBA's most overpaid players

MLB players likely to be traded by July 31st

10 best WWE matches of 2014 so far

Breaking down NFL MVP odds

The best GMs in the NFL today

Best 40 and under college football coaches

Most underpaid players in the NBA

Trade needs for each MLB contender

Who is the #1 fantasy football pick?

Most exciting walkoffs of the week

Way-too-early 2014 bowl projections

NBA free agency and trade tracker

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.