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Random Ramsdom 8/23: McVay Attacked by Mike Martz, Rams Sign Two New Players

In a busy news day for the Rams, Coach McVay brushes off statements about his age as the team handles their new identity.

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The Rams are focused on the Chargers | The Los Angeles Rams’ official site

In another non-padded session, the Rams prepare for their third preseason game with the Los Angeles Chargers on Saturday.

Mike Martz knocks Sean McVay for his age | SB Nation

A bombshell report that quotes Mike Martz being skeptical that McVay could properly coach Jared Goff because of his age, accusing the Rams of hiring a “buddy” for the young quarterback.

Adam Schefter calls the statements by Mike Martz “way off base” | ESPN, Rams-News

(VIDEO) Adam Schefter goes on Mike & Mike and reacts to Mike Martz’ dismissal of the 31 year-old coach.

Coach McVay keeps it classy in response to comment by Mike Martz | OC Register

In what was the story of the day for the Los Angeles Rams, Coach Sean McVay downplayed the controversy while admitting that he still has a lot to prove.

Mike Martz claims that he was misquoted | Pro Football Talk

In damage control-mode, Martz now claims that he was misquoted.

Mark Barron and other key players will miss more preseason | ESPN

Coach Sean McVay is going to keep using the special gloves when it comes to key memebers of his defense, electing to keep Mark Barron and others on the bench for the rest of the preseason.

The effective use of play-action will be crucial for the Rams | ESPN

The preseason is revealing that Sean McVay’s offense will use a lot of play-action passes.

Jared Goff and the new Rams offense could work under McVay | Bleacher Report

A detailed look at what it’s going to take for Jared Goff to rebound from his infamous rookie campaign.

Could Aaron Donald get traded? | NFL Spin Zone

A hypothetical look at the worst-case scenario in which the Rams are forced to deal the dominant defensive tackle.

Aaron Donald is named the most ‘unblockable’ pass rusher | The Ringer

Aaron Donald makes another list that gives him credit for being the outstanding Pro-Bowl defender that he is.

The Rams sign DB Tyquwan Glass and OLB Willie Mays | The Rams’ official site

After two roster moves, the Rams now have a chance to play Michael Jordan and Willie Mays at the same time.

Cooper Kupp is no longer under the radar | The Rams’ official site

NFL Network's Peter Schrager gives three reasons why Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp will have 100 receptions in 2017.

Sammy Watkins talks to the media | The Rams’ official site

Sammy Watkins talks his progress learning the playbook, his impressions of Jared Goff, and that beautiful pass that he dropped.