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Random Ramsdom, 10/12: Dinged up Rams head into Week 6 set to take on the undefeated 49ers

Los Angeles Rams headlines for Saturday, Oct. 12

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Preview: Rams welcome undefeated 49ers to Coliseum | Rams’ official site

The Rams (3-2) host the 49ers (4-0) in the second divisional matchup of the 2019 season for L.A and first for San Francisco. Kickoff from Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is set for 1:05 p.m. pacific time.

Gurley doubtful, Talib out vs. 49ers | ESPN

Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay said Thursday that running back Todd Gurley is doubtful and cornerback Aqib Talib is out for Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers.

Niners look to “flip the script” in important game vs. Rams | ESPN

San Francisco 49ers defensive end Nick Bosa has been in the NFL for only 169 days, but it didn’t take him long to understand that the journey to the top goes through Los Angeles.

Gurley, McVay compliment 49ers’ defense ahead of Week 6 | NBC Sports

With or without running back Todd Gurley, the L.A. Rams have a tough task ahead in trying to get their running game going against the 49ers stout defense.

Kittle questionable with groin injury | NBC Sports

Pro Bowl tight end George Kittle sustained a groin injury during practice Friday and the 49ers listed him as “questionable” for Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams.

20 PFF stats to know after Week 5 | Pro Football Focus

Box-score stats can be helpful, but they often don’t paint the full picture of what a player did or didn’t accomplish in a game. That’s where PFF Premium Stats 2.0 comes in, providing a bevy of compelling storylines following Week 5 action.

Peters one of PFF’s Top 10 cornerbacks this season | Rams Wire

If you’ve watched the Los Angeles Rams the last two weeks, you probably think Marcus Peters is having a terrible season.

Rams giving up on Bettis, one of worst trades in NFL history | Rams Wire

Jerome Bettis is best known for his contributions to the Pittsburgh Steelers where he earned the nickname “The Bus,” won a Super Bowl and was a four-time Pro Bowler.

Key matchups and prediction for Rams vs. 49ers | Forbes

The San Francisco 49ers can open up a three game lead over the defending conference champion Los Angeles Rams in the loss column with a win Sunday in Southern California. If Kyle Shanahan’s squad is able to come out on top it will start 5-0 on the season.

Gurley sends subtle message to NCAA during news conference | LA Times

He is five years removed from his last college season, but Rams running back Todd Gurley on Thursday delivered a subtle message regarding the NCAA.