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Random Ramsdom 12/16: Players Healing, Coaches Vomiting, and Thursday Night Football Preview

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Bailey Walking, Talking After Gunshots to Head |  TMZ

St. Louis Rams WR Stedman Bailey is making tremendous progress after being shot twice in the head last month -- walking and talking again and "getting back to himself" ... his agent tells TMZ Sports.

Gurley, Rams Focused on Finishing Season Strong |

It is about moral victories for the Rams these days.

Winston, Gurley Focus on Winning, Not Awards |  ESPN

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston isn’t looking at Thursday’s matchup against St. Louis as the game to determine the Offensive Rookie of the Year race between him and Rams running back Todd Gurley.

Rams Hopeful Janoris Will Be Cleared To Play Thursday |  ESPN

St. Louis Rams cornerback Janoris Jenkins isn’t quite out of the concussion protocol but is one step closer, according to coach Jeff Fisher.

Rams vs. Buccaneers Preview | Bleacher Report

The St. Louis Rams (5-8) are set to host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-7) for Thursday Night Football. It's the Rams' first and only prime-time game this season.

Koetter: Donald "at the same level as J.J. Watt" |  Pro Football Talk

Buccaneers offensive coordinator spent some time during Tuesday’s meeting with the media discussing the possibility that he’ll be up for head coaching jobs in the offseason, but he has plenty to keep him busy in his current job with three games left before any coaching searches will be begin in earnest.

Donald Deserving of Defensive Player of the Year Consideration |  ESPN

There's a certain irony in the effort to find new ways to describe St. Louis Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald's dominance. Donald doesn't say much, he mostly lets his play do the talking.

Thursday Game Against Tampa Bay Could Be Rams Last in St. Louis |  Fox Sports

The Rams play their season home finale on Thursday night against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. If the past is any indication, what could be the franchise's swan song in St. Louis will be lightly attended.

NFL Adds Another $100M To St. Louis Stadium Effort | Pro Football Talk

Rams owner Stan Kroenke apparently wants to get out of St. Louis. The NFL isn’t in quite the same hurry.

Nick Foles Replaced by Paxton Lynch? |  HNGN

The team thought they were getting a steady hand at quarterback when they swapped Sam Bradford out for Nick Foles during the offseason. Instead, Foles has floundered, completing a career low 56.4 percent of his passes while throwing seven scores against 10 picks in 11 games.

The Rams and the Free Agent QB Market | Ramblin’ Fan

If the 2016 NFL Draft doesn’t hold what the Rams may be looking for in the way of a quarterback, here are a few options they could look to in free agency.

PFF’s First 2016 NFL Mock Draft [1 round] |  Pro Football Focus

With Jared Goff gone long before the Rams pick at 11, the team does exactly what you’d expect them to do...draft a linebacker.

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