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Random Ramsdom 8/31: Aaron Donald Tension Reaches Fever Pitch & Rams Offer Relief

As the preseason comes to a close, Rams’ players reach out to hurricane victims and Aaron Donald’s absence heats up.

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Fearsome Twosome Podcast Discusses the Aaron Donald Holdout | LA Times

(AUDIO) Gary Kelin and Lindsey Thiry of the LA Times discuss the tension surrounding the Aaron Donald situation, Jared Goff’s progress, and the never-ending preseason. Plus, OL Jamon Brown shows up as well as Les Snead.

The Rams are Sending a Bad Message with the Aaron Donald Contract | ESPN

Louis Riddick is not a fan of the way the Rams organization is handling the contract negotiations with their franchise player.

A Different Approach to the Aaron Donald Tension | OC Register

Vincent Bonsignore plays contrarian by claiming that Donald should report back to camp because he’s already proved his point by sitting out the preseason.

Watch Dominique Hatfield’s Journey to the NFL | The Rams official site

(VIDEO) Rookie CB Dominique Hatfield had a eye-catching interception in last week’s preseasons game with the Los Angeles Chargers. Learn more about the first year player and what he can bring to the team.

Michael Brockers and Other Texas Natives Reach Out for Hurricane Relief | LA Times

Houston native Michael Brockers has been personally affected by the recent disaster in Texas and has started a campaign for those in need.

Rams Players are Stepping Up in Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts | ESPN

RB Malcolm Brown and DT Michael Brockers have strong roots in Texas and are doing everything they can to assist those who have been affected by this devastating hurricane.

Rams-Chargers was the Lowest Rated Preseason Game Since 2004 | The Big Lead

The #Fight4LA wasn’t the most interesting fight of the night last Saturday and the ratings showed. Can the NFL and Los Angeles find success with their two new teams?

Tavon Austin is Eager to Get Back on the Field | UPI

With WR Tavon Austin finally stepping onto the grass on Monday, he puts behind a tumultuous off-season. With a new coach and new teammates, Austin will have to quickly find a way to carve out a role in the new offense.

Ethan Westbrooks Could Be the Rams’ Breakout Player | SB Nation

With key defensive players leaving and getting injured in the off-season, Ethan Westbrooks has the opportunity to be more than just the “next man up.” He has the chance to become a breakout star for the Rams.

Eric Dickerson Promises to “Keep It Real” Despite Working for Rams | ESPN

With a new position as an analyst at Fox Sports 1, Eric Dickerson isn’t going to let his new position as the VP of Business Development for the Rams cloud his truthful nature. He’s going to be a voice that’s fair and “too honest.”