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Random Ramsdom 8/6: Schefter Talks Gurley. Saffold Talks Explosions

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Rams Think Austin Can Have a Breakout Year |  Pro Football Talk

Last year’s rookie class of wide receivers was as good or better than any the league has seen, but the first receiver taken in the 2013 draft hasn’t had the same kind of success.

It’s Time For Tavon to Live Up to the Hype |  Sports Illustrated

From St. Louis Rams training camp in Earth City, MO Sports Illustrated's Don Banks discusses the three players that the Rams offense will need to count on to be successful.

Gurley Just Happy To Be Back In Pads | Sports Illustrated

From St. Louis Rams training camp in Earth City, MO Sports Illustrated's Don Banks talks with running back Todd Gurley about his recovery from an ACL tear and his transition to the NFL.

Gurley Making Progress, But Rams Won’t Rush Him |  ESPN

The pre-training camp news that St. Louis Rams rookie running back Todd Gurley would begin camp on the active roster was met with plenty of optimism that he’d be back breaking tackles and scoring touchdowns in short order.

Schefter Talks Gurley, Timetable for Return [VIDEO] |  ESPN

ESPN’s Adam Schefter talks about Rams’ taking care of their first round selection, saying he wouldn’t be surprised if Todd Gurley doesn’t play at all this preseason.

Davis Still Fighting For Spot on the Roster |  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Quarterback Austin Davis is embarking on his fourth NFL training camp, all as a Ram. With veteran backups Kellen Clemens and Shaun Hill come and gone, and former No. 1 overall pick Sam Bradford shipped to Philadelphia in March, that makes Davis — believe it or not — the most tenured quarterback on the roster in terms of Rams service.

Foles Not Concerned With O-Line Chaos |  Yahoo! Sports

The St. Louis Rams are taking great pains to fix an offensive line that has required more than just a tuneup.

Saffold Predicts the Rams Bring "Explosions All Over the Field" |  Inside STL

St. Louis Rams offensive lineman Rodger Saffold - now the most experienced player on the offensive line - joined The US Bank Afternoon Drive this week to discuss several topics, including new quarterback Nick Foles, offensive line coach Paul Boudreau and what he expects from the team come Week 1 against the Seattle Seahawks.

Five Rams Facing a Make-or-Break 2015 Season |  Fox Sports

It's no secret that professional sports is a business. Players are traded or waived to save money.

Fairley Focused on the Short Term |  ESPN

When defensive tackle Nick Fairley decided to sign a one-year "prove-it" deal with the St. Louis Rams rather than seeking a long-term contract elsewhere, it sent a clear message about his plans for 2015.

Mo Alexander Impressing In Camp |  Gridiron Gateway

Maurice Alexander came to Rams training camp a year ago as a fourth-round pick with a compelling story, but failed to make much of an impact as a rookie.

Rams’ Training Camp Week 1 [VIDEO] |  St. Louis Rams’ Official Site

Watch Dani Klupenger and Myles Simmons breakdown the first week of Training Camp.

Mason Wants You to Know He Hasn’t Gone Anywhere |

When it comes to the eventual debut of Rams rookie running back Todd Gurley, Jeff Fisher sees it as a process. In a way, they have to protect the eager running back from himself.  And while they do that, fellow running back Tre Mason sees an opportunity.

Best and Worst of Rams’ Training Camps |  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Rams are embarking on their 21st — and possibly last — training camp since the move to St. Louis. There is plenty to choose from over the first 20 camps, but here are 11 memorable moments — some of which the Rams would undoubtedly like to forget — listed in reverse chronological order.

Rams’ Ticket Sales Look Poor, Again |  CBS St. Louis

The St. Louis Rams’ season opener at the Edward-Jones Dome is just over a month away, and the team still has nearly 8,200 tickets unsold.

Steve Wyche Talks Rams’ Training Camp

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