Fassel may hold keys to Rams’ playoff success | OC Register
Thirteen years before he was handed the reins of an NFL franchise in the final weeks of a failed season, John Fassel was given his first and only other chance as a head coach. It was decidedly less glamorous.
While the Rams have been on their impressive run to the postseason, San Francisco has enjoyed a midseason transformation.
Before the Rams visited the 49ers in Week 3, the prime-time meeting was expected to be the latest of the NFL’s forgettable Thursday night offerings.
Though he never started a regular-season game for the Rams, quarterback Sean Mannion spent nearly three full NFL seasons preparing as if he was going to do just that.
Phillips’ streak of first year turnarounds continues | OC Register
Wade Phillips has done it again. Hailed as a quick turnaround artist for the past three decades, Phillips has maintained his reputation during his first season as Rams defensive coordinator.
With Todd Gurley resting, Malcolm Brown looks to take advantage of extra playing time in Week 17 for the Los Angeles Rams.
Rams activate Cody Davis from IR | Pro Football Talk
The Rams made it official Friday, activating safety Cody Davis from injured reserve and placing outside linebacker Matt Longacre on injured reserve.
Hyde aims for career best year, and he might get it against Rams’ D | Sacramento Bee
Running back Carlos Hyde will play the last game on his rookie contract. He’s already set a personal record for combined yards in a season and needs 139 rushing yards for a career-best in that category.
Los Angeles Rams fans won’t believe the speed Todd Gurley hit during his 80-yard touchdown catch against the Tennessee Titans in Week 16.
Los Angeles Rams fans have to wonder what the team got exactly when they acquired wide receiver Sammy Watkins during the preseason. While the big home run threat never materialized, he’s mostly been a seldom used weapon.