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Random Ramsdom 8/11: To Mannion, or not to Mannion: that is the question

The Rams will need to see more out of backup QB Sean Mannion in preseason Week 2

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Reynolds, Peterson undergoing evaluation for injuries | Rams’ official site

On a conference call Friday evening, head coach Sean McVay told reporters that wide receiver Josh Reynolds (ankle) and cornerback Kevin Peterson (knee) sustained injuries in the matchup with Baltimore.

Westbrooks shows flashes in preseason Week 1 | Rams’ official site

On a night when the Rams second and third units could not get much going on the offensive side of the ball, defensive end Ethan Westbrooks certainly made his presence felt, energizing the defense.

McVay: Rams’ starters likely to see limited preseason action | Fox Sports

Ask any coach who won a preseason game and they’ll tell you the team that didn’t suffer any injuries.

What we learned in the Rams’ 33-7 loss in Baltimore | LA Times

Here are the takeaways from the Rams’ preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens, a 33-7 loss.

Allen proves to be surprise winner of preseason Week 1 | Ramblin Fan

As bad as the Los Angeles Rams looked overall in their preseason loss to the Baltimore Ravens, at least Brandon Allen put together a solid performance on his own.

3 reasons it’s time to move on from Mannion | Ramblin Fan

Is it time for the Los Angeles Rams to move on from backup quarterback Sean Mannion? After a dismal performance in a 33-7 loss against the Baltimore Ravens, it may be.

McVay impressed by RB’s Davis, Kelly | Rams Wire

Incredibly, 118 of the Rams’ 170 total yards came from a pair of running backs in Justin Davis and John Kelly. The two young backs exploded past the century mark behind only 20 carries, averaging a very respectable 5.9 yards per carry with a long of 40 yards.

Refocused: Rams vs. Ravens in preseason Week 1 | Pro Football Focus

PFF’s ReFocused series this season features immediate takeaways and a key to the victory from two Senior Analysts who graded the performance, watching every player, on every play of the game.