A general synopsis of WR Sammy Watkins’s activity on Twitter after the game and Coach McVay’s response in his press conference on Monday. The Rams seem to have an issue that will hopefully be resolved with a victory or more targets.
Sammy Watkins Has Fallen Into Old Habits | FanRag Sports
Has WR Sammy Watkins outgrown his reputation a wideout who complains about not getting the ball enough? Comparing his current behavior to his days with the Buffalo Bills, it seems that old habits do die hard.
Meet the new Rams Opponent: The Jacksonville Jaguars | OC Register
Rich Hammond breaks down what kind of Jaguars team the Rams will be facing on Sunday. A new coach, dynamic rookie running back, and he even spotlights a key contributor to the Jaguars defense.
Rams Continuing To Evaluate Target Distribution | Rams Official Site
Rams Insider Myles Simmons takes a look at the deep wideout position, which happens to have all sorts of personalities that need to be tended to (AKA: Sammy Watkins drama).
Colin Cowherd Ranks The 2nd Year Quarterbacks | Fox Sports
Ranking him below Philadelphia Eagles QB Carson Wentz, Cowherd is still high on QB Jared Goff, giving him a B+.
Gary Klein covers the Rams’ explanation of Austin’s shift away from being the punt returner and the as-of-now decision to use both WR Cooper Kupper and WR Pharoh Cooper.
Skip Bayless, Shannon Sharpe, and Eric Dickerson break it down on Undisputed. Apparently Cooper Kupp really should have caught that pass!
The Coach McVay Show | ESPN Radio / Rams-News
Rams Struggling to Finish in the Red Zone | Fox Sports
This is less of an article about X’s and O’s and more about Sammy Watkins and Todd Gurley’s fumble, but if you like to get bummed out about the Rams, this may be your jam.
Jared Goff’s Remarkable Turnaround Has Flipped The Narrative | Yahoo Sports
More praise for the second year QB, this time making the case that even in a disappointing loss to their division rivals, Goff still has the respect of his coach and his team.
Sean McVay Pins Struggles On Fixable Mistakes | Rams Wire
Read about the first year coach’s attempt at finding a silver lining with the Rams play against the Seattle Seahawks.
Punter Johnny Hekker Steps Up To Help End Traffic Deaths | Rams Official Site
Johnny Hekker has joined the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) to help educate fans about Vision Zero, the city’s initiative to eliminate traffic deaths by 2025. If you don’t follow his mother on Twitter, you should — @mamajoyo
Myles Simmons Breaks Down John Johnson Interception | Rams Official Site
Can’t get enough of John John’s epic first interception of his career? Neither can we.
Myles Simmons’s All-22 Covers Tavon Austin Touchdown | Rams Official Site
More X’s and O’s fun with the Rams insider, breaking down how Tavon’s impressive 27-yard touchdown run came to be.
Les Snead Should Get More Credit For Rams Turnaround | Blasting News
With all the talk about how much better the Rams are with Sean McVay, a good portion of the credit should be shared with GM Les Snead. Blogger Matthew Shovlin goes over Snead’s positive contributions to the LA Rams.
Top Takeaways from the Rams-Seahawks matchup | NFL Spin Zone
A detailed look at what went wrong for the Rams as they failed to put together enough of the pieces to get a W against the Seahawks.