Three articles with three different angles on the Carson Wentz extension. Given his injury history and uneven performance to date, the $32M annual figure (making him the 4th highest paid QB in the NFL) underscores the skyrocketing salaries of franchise QBs, warts and all. Both Dak Prescott and Rams QB Jared Goff must be licking their chops. Prescott’s deal is looming, and if Goff balls out this season? He has a chance to become the highest paid player in NFL history.
Another take on Todd Gurley’s projected usage and his beleaguered bellcow status — this one from former UCLA RB Maurice Jones-Drew.
After missing 2018 due to injury, DL Morgan Fox happy to be back | Rams Official
A forgotten man, can DL Morgan Fox expand on the promise of his 2017 season? The Rams will surely welcome his experience and savvy as a solid rotational piece in 2019.
10 Observations from OTA No. 10 | Rams Official
Newsflash: Johnny Hekker is in midseason form. For real, though, one of the bigger takeaways from OTAs has been the play of Jared Goff. Is he poised for a quantum leap?
See: Gurley workload reduction. See: 8.9 yards per carry at Memphis. See: home run threat.
I’m buying some serious Dante Fowler shares heading into this season. His playoff performance was a great sign, and his stated desire to remain a Ram beyond his 1-year “prove it” deal is also a welcome sentiment. I think the former #3 overall pick might just play up to his draft status this year.