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St. Louis Rams 'Hands Up' players give back at holiday event

JENNINGS, Mo. (AP) The St. Louis Rams players who did the ''Hands Up, Don't Shoot'' gesture treated residents of nearby Ferguson to some holiday cheer on Friday. Tight end Jared Cook and wide receivers Tavon Austin, Kenny Britt, Stedman Bailey and Chris Givens donated $10,000 and participated in the inaugural holiday event co-sponsored by the St. Louis Urban League. The players...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rams’ ‘Hands Up’ Players To Donate $10K, Attend Ferguson Christmas Party

The St. Louis Rams players at the forefront of their ‘hands up’ movement are taking platform a step further according to reports. Cook and wide receivers Kenny Britt, Tavon Austin, Stedman Bailey and Chris Givens contributed $10,000 to an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party on Friday for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County. Their donations helped purchase...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams’ ‘Hands Up’ Players To Donate $10K, Attend Ferguson Christmas Party

The St. Louis Rams players at the forefront of their ‘hands up’ movement are taking platform a step further according to reports. Cook and wide receivers Kenny Britt, Tavon Austin, Stedman Bailey and Chris Givens contributed $10,000 to an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party on Friday for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County. Their donations helped purchase...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

'Hands Up' players to attend Ferguson Christmas party

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Rams are following through on plans to aid residents in nearby Ferguson. The five players who did the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" gesture before a recent home game are scheduled to appear at an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party on Friday for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County. Tight end Jared Cook and wide receivers Kenny Britt, Tavon...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
3 days ago  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams' 'Hands Up' players to attend Ferguson Christmas party

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Rams are following through on plans to aid residents in nearby Ferguson. The five players who did the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" gesture before a recent home game are scheduled to appear at an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party on Friday for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County. Tight end Jared Cook and wide receivers Kenny Britt, Tavon...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

'Hands Up' players to attend Ferguson Christmas party

ST. LOUIS (AP) The St. Louis Rams are following through on plans to aid residents in nearby Ferguson. The five players who did the ''Hands Up, Don't Shoot'' gesture before a recent home game are scheduled to appear at an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party on Friday for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County. Tight end Jared Cook and wide receivers Kenny Britt, Tavon...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The St. Louis Rams shouldn’t wait to grab the opportunity in front of them

Waiting. Just season after miserable season of waiting. That’s how the last decade has been for Rams fans. Waiting to finally cross back into that magical land where fans of teams with records over .500 have something to be proud of and don’t cry themselves (read: booze themselves) to sleep every Sunday night. If you’ve found your way to this column, you need no further description...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams top Redskins 24-0 for 2nd straight shutout

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) The St. Louis Rams have back-to-back shutouts for the first time since 1945, beating the Washington Redskins 24-0 Sunday and giving them their first winning streak of the season. Jared Cook caught two touchdown passes, Tavon Austin returned a punt 78 yards for a score, and the defense allowed 206 total yards as the Rams improved to 5-7. The Rams sacked Colt McCoy...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Fans Chant for RG3

Redskins fan is like that guy at McDonald’s who has no idea what he wants to order even though the menu has been the same for 300 years. After Rams receiver Tavon Austin returned a punt for a touchdown, pushing the score to 24-0, an “R-G-3! R-G-3!” chant could be heard, loudly. Starter Colts McCoy has yet to be yanked for the former starter, but after the Rams pushed the...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tavon Austin Makes the Redskins Look Foolish

St. Louis Rams wide receiver Tavon Austin has been somewhat of a bust on offense thus far throughout his young career. Coming into Sunday’s action, the former first-round pick had tallied just 24 receptions for less than 200 yards in 11 games this season. This doesn’t mean that he’s not an electric playmaker with the ball in his hands, as the Washington Redskins witnessed on...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Kevin Demoff denies apologizing to St. Louis County police

By now, you are most likely familiar with the Rams’ “hands up” gesture before yesterday’s game. Rams wide receivers Kenny Britt, Stedman Bailey, Chris Givens, Tavon Austin and tight end Jared Cook all raised their hands during pregame introductions in a nod to the situation going on in nearby Ferguson, Mo. right now. After the game, the St. Louis Police Officers’ Association...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

The NFL Won’t Discipline St. Louis Rams Players For “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” Protest On Sunday

Despite some complaining from the St. Louis Police Officer’s Association, the NFL will not discipline any of the St. Louis Rams who took part in a pre-game Ferguson protest on Sunday. During the pre-game introductions, Rams players Steadman Bailey, Jared Cook, Chris Givens, Kenny Britt and Tavon Austin entered the field of play with their Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL will not fine Rams players for Ferguson gesture

            The  NFL will not fine the five St. Louis Rams players who entered the field before Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders with their hands in the air in “don’t shoot” poses. The St. Louis Police Officer’s Association called for the players involved to be disciplined and for the Rams and the NFL to deliver...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams receiving corps takes field with 'Hands up, don't shoot' Ferguson protest

The recent events in Ferguson, Mo., have touched many American lives, and that includes NFL players in St. Louis. On Sunday, the St. Louis Rams' receiving corps engaged in a very public display of support for protesters in the city, where 18-year-old African-American teen Michael Brown was shot and killed in August by white police officer Darren Wilson. The decision not to indict...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams Walk Out During Intros With Hands Up to Honor Ferguson Protesters

The City of Ferguson has been in complete chaos since the grand jury decided not to indict a white police officer over the shooting death of 18-year old Michael Brown. Many figures in sports have made comments on Twitter and Facebook with their thoughts on the whole situation. During player intros the St. Louis Rams wide receivers decided to make a statement of their own.Stedman...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Tre Mason scores on 89-yard touchdown run (Video)

            Tre Mason has been showing the star potential that many saw in him back in his days with the Auburn Tigers, and the St. Louis Rams have been more than happy to give him as many opportunities to make plays as they can. He has already come through with a big game this afternoon in the first half for the Rams, and has been one...
Via Sports-Glory
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams penalty called on Marshall McFadden wipes out big punt return (Video)

A controversial holding penalty was called on Rams linebacker Marshall McFadden during a big Tavon Austin punt return in the final two minutes of the Rams-Chargers game Sunday, making St. Louis’ comeback attempt much more difficult. St. Louis was down 27-24 and forced the Chargers into a 3-and-out with 1:47 left. The Chargers punted to...Read More
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Tavon Austin Tries Returning Missed Field Goal, Nearly Commits Safety (GIF)

St. Louis Rams wide receiver Tavon Austin did not make the smartest decision he’s ever made during Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers. Austin was ready and waiting in the end zone to field Phil Dawson’s missed 55-yard field goal attempt at the end of the first half, but he wasn’t ready for what came next. As San Francisco defenders closed in on him near the goal...
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November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Tavon Austin Tried Returning Missed FG, Nearly Commits Hilarious Safety

Rams speedster Tavon Austin got bailed out on an incredibly foolish play. Watch as he fields a missed Phil Dawson field goal and, for some absurd reason, elects to return it even though five Niners defenders were converging on the goal line. Austin makes it a couple feet out before getting tackled into the endzone. Luckily for him, they Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Game recap: St Louis Rams vs Seattle Seahawks

The St Louis Rams were due for a complete game. In the last couple previous weeks, they have started off strong but have tampered off. They came out of the gates hot. Sunday’s game against the defending champs was no different. But the difference was, they were able to sustain that momentum throughout the game and get the win versus the Seattle Seahawks. The came into the game...
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October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

The Rams Pulled Off The Most Masterfully Executed Trick Punt Return You Will Ever See Today

This is an idyllic example of masterfully executed misdirection. Watch as Rams wide receiver/return man/decoy Tavon Austin fools the entire Seahawks punt coverage team into chasing him instead of the ball. As Fansided described it, “St. Louis put two punt returners on the field for fourth down which helped set the trickery up. Tavon Austin was the punt returner that the Seahawks...
Via Sports Mockery
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams Fool Everyone On Fake Punt Return Against Seahawks (Video)

The St. Louis Rams concocted one heck of a trick play Sunday afternoon against the Seattle Seahawks. The Rams jumped out to a commanding 21-3 lead over the Seahawks in the second quarter by faking out Seattle’s special teams, the FOX broadcasters, the cameraman and everyone in the Edwards Jones Dome with a masterful trick punt return that resulted in a Stedman Bailey touchdown...
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October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Tavon Austin fakes fair catch, Stedman Bailey returns punt 90 yards for TD

The St. Louis Rams are surprisingly dominating the Seattle Seahawks early in their Week 7 matchup. The poured some salt into the Seahawks’ wounds on this punt return, which saw Tavon Austin signal for a fair call only to have Stedman Bailey field the ball and return it 90 yards for the score. The former West Virginia Mountaineers are not the first to try this move. The Bears were...
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October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams could get Tavon Austin and Shaun Hill back after bye week

ST. LOUIS -- Tavon Austin could return to the St. Louis Rams lineup after the bye week. Perhaps Shaun Hill, too. The Rams (1-2) can use the help given the struggles on defense. Though Austin Davis has had two interceptions returned for touchdowns, they've given up 34 points twice. Both Austin and Hill got work in the first of two practices Wednesday. Austin was wearing a brace to...
Via AP on Fox
September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams could get Tavon Austin and Shaun Hill back after bye week

ST. LOUIS -- Tavon Austin could return to the St. Louis Rams lineup after the bye week. Perhaps Shaun Hill, too. The Rams (1-2) can use the help given the struggles on defense. Though Austin Davis has had two interceptions returned for touchdowns, they've given up 34 points twice. Both Austin and Hill got work in the first of two practices Wednesday. Austin was wearing a brace to...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
September 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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