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Random Ramsdom 12/11: Close conference loss

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Another close game comes and goes for the Rams, who unfortunately couldn’t capitalize this time

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Lamarcus Joyner postgame interview | The Los Angeles Rams official site

The Rams star studded FS Lamarcus Joyner talks about the team making less mistakes coming out with the win, praying for a member of the secondary who was lost to a torn achilles (Kavon Webster), and disagreeing with the taunting call handed out to CB Trumaine Johnson

Pharoh Cooper postgame interview | The Rams’ official site

The theme seems to be consistent, accept the loss, fix the mistakes, and get ready for a big road game against a division rival in the Seahawks

Aaron Donald postgame interview | The Rams’ official site

The Rams leader mentions being fine and continuing to work, the coaching adjustments at halftime that allowed the Rams to come out strong, and beating themselves with penalties

Rodger Saffold postgame interview | The Rams’ official site

Rodger makes the theme consistent, giving the defense props but knowing that collectively (including the offense) need to fix the penalties, converting 3rd downs on offense, and penalties killing drives and not allowing more points to be converted in the first half

Alec Ogletree postgame interview | The Rams’ official site

Alec Ogletree gives his props to an “elite” QB in Carson Wentz, getting ready to bounce back and put in a strong performance in Seattle, and being okay in terms of health with his elbow

Sammy Watkins postgame interview | The Rams’ official site

Sammy Watkins discusses being an aggressive team and trying to score points, also how the Eagles simply made more plays than they did

Todd Gurley postgame interview | The Rams’ official site

The Rams RB talks about the confidence of being able to beat anybody in the NFC, giving coach Kromer and the OL major credit for the strong running game, working on minimizing penalties and taking care of the ball

Jared Goff postgame press conference | The Rams’ official site

The Rams QB mentions holding on to the ball to long on the strip sack needing to get rid of it earlier, taking the blame off of his head coach for the play call. The QB talks about taking care of the ball, no dumb penalties, and that being the difference in the game between two really good teams.

Sean McVay postgame press conference | The Rams’ official site

Coach McVay gives an injury update on Rob Havenstein (ankle), Andrew Whitworth (ankle), Trumaine Johnson (concussion protocol), and Kayvon Webster (Achilles). McVay mentions having situational awareness and the mistake of picking the wrong play on the Chris Long strip-sack that ultimately gave the Eagles the lead in the game which the Rams could never recover from. Coach also mentions not getting enough opportunities on offense with only 45 offensive plays, needing to do a better job of sustaining drives.

CB Kayvon Webster ruptures achilles, out for year | The Rams’ official site

Rams insider Kristen Lago takes you through the play in which Webster was hurt, and ultimately what this means for him and the Rams moving forward

Refocused: LA Rams vs Philly Eagles | PFF

The PFF team as always grades their top five Rams and Eagles, as well as handing out their PFF game ball

Rams vs Eagles highlights | NFL.com

VIDEO: Take a look at the biggest plays of the day for both teams