“The Rams made a massive offer, I’m talking about more than two first-round picks for Burns,” Breer said during an interview with ESPN 1000 in Chicago on Tuesday.
“McVay spent 22 seasons with the 49ers starting in 1979 in various capacities. He played an integral role along with coach Bill Walsh in building one of the league’s greatest dynasties that won five Super Bowl titles in a span of 14 seasons.”
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“I think it was good to get him out there. I think it was good to get him back,” McVay said in his comments to open the week. “He’s worked through a lot to get himself available at this point. He played around 30 snaps. (You) always want to increase that workload, but I think it’s more about just getting his feet wet and getting out into real game action. I think we can kind of build on that.”
“The Rams can point to a victory over the 49ers in last season’s NFC championship game at SoFi Stadium, but that qualifies as a one-off — and a lucky one at that thanks to a dropped interception by the 49ers — not an indication that the Rams have the makeup to become the first team since the 2004 season to repeat as Super Bowl champion.”