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Random Ramsdom 12/7: how the LA fires affect the LA Rams

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The poor air quality has altered Coach McVay’s practice plans and Johnny Hekker plays the good guy once again.

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FOX sports signature pregame show to broadcast from Coliseum | Rams official site

This is going to be awesome. The Fox NFL Sunday crew will be moving from Century City to the LA Coliseum, in front of the fans. This is a great chance for Rams fans to show their passion on live TV!

California wildfires force Rams to practice indoors | USA Today

The Rams practice facility in Thousand Oaks is roughly 25 miles from the fires blazing in Ventura County. With extremely poor air quality, the Rams changed things up and practiced inside with a walk-through. If the air quality is still terrible tomorrow, the team will move their operation to downtown Los Angeles.

LA fires may affect Rams practice time; contingency plans made | LA Times

This could be a monkey-wrench that could cost the LA Rams some valuable preparation.

PRACTICE REPORT: Rams change things up | Rams official site

Read about the Rams weekly injury report and other notable storylines like the extended walk-through instead of a normal practice.

Johnny Hekker delivers supplies to Ventura County | LA Times

P Johnny Hekker spent his day off on Tuesday with his wife, helping out the victims of the Ventura County fires.

Dramatic trailer selling the Goff-Wentz game | Rams official site

You’re welcome.

Eagles-Rams game will help paint the NFL playoff picture | NFL.com

This will be a critical week that will sort out the logjam in the NFC (not completely of course). Read about the impactful games being played this week.

Eagles vs. Rams - who will win Week 14? | Rams-News

The GMFB crew predicts what will happen on Sunday.

CBS Sports preview for the Rams-Eagles game | Rams-News

Brady Quinn and Pete Prisco preview the Week 14 matchup between the Rams and Eagles.

Coach of the year: Eagles’ Doug Pederson or Rams’ Sean McVay? | ESPN

I think we know the answer to this question. However, this piece goes into great length about the accomplishments of each coach.

How the Rams can clinch a playoff berth this weekend | Rams official site

The gist: it’s complicated and probably not going to happen.

Gurley, Zuerlein among Rams leading positions in Pro Bowl vote | Rams official site

Other Rams are mentioned as well with a good chance to make it.

Bruce Arians thinks the Cardinals would have won with full-time refs | Sporting News

Coach Arians has some gripes with the referee calling in the Rams-Cardianls game last Sunday. He feels that the bad calls changed the outcome of the game. Specifically, that the extra-point block and the field goal block were both illegal. Boo hoo, I say.

Curious about when Jared Goff learned the Rams traded up to draft him | NJ.com

It probably has something to do with the Philadelphia Eagles.

All-22 — Ogletree snatches a pass for a TD | Rams official site

These are great and Myles Simmons does a pretty good job breaking it down.

All-22 — Gurley turns a quick screen into a 33-yard gain | Rams official site

Watch this one as well. This play has a lot of rewatch value.