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Sunday Will Be a Long Day in St. Louis
November 20th, 2013 at 7:30 AM
We've had the Manning Bowl with Peyton and Eli and the last Super Bowl was hijacked by the Harbaugh family. Now on Sunday, we'll witness "Long Bowl I" when Chris Long of the St. Louis Rams lines up opposite his brother, Chicago Bears tackle Kyle Long. While Howie Long's progeny might not...

Three Reasons Why the St. Louis Rams are Legitimate Contenders
September 17th, 2013 at 7:30 AM
***PHOTO1***Two games into the season, many St. Louis Rams' fans are still trying to figure out what they've got in this 2013 version. Is this the dark horse playoff contender that many pundits talked about in the preseason? Or are these the "same old Rams" who haven't sniffed the post-season...

St. Louis Rams Front Four Must Get Pressure on Carson Palmer
September 8th, 2013 at 7:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Each week, Rams 101 will isolate one matchup, either man on man or unit versus unit, that we think will be the key factor in the outcome of that week's game. When the St. Louis Rams host the Arizona Cardinals in the season opener, the Rams defensive line must get...

St. Louis Rams Coaches Impressed with Robert Quinn’s Progress
August 16th, 2013 at 7:30 AM
Robert Quinn  has already begun to fulfill his expectations as a pass rusher when the St. Louis Rams made him their first round draft choice in 2011. With he and Chris Long as bookend pass rushers, the Rams have one of the most formidable tandems in the NFL. Quinn has...

St. Louis Rams Hall of Famer Deacon Jones Dies at 74
June 4th, 2013 at 8:29 AM
Former St. Louis Rams DE David "Deacon" Jones passed away last night. He died of natural causes at his home in Southern California. He was 74. ***PHOTO1*** Known for his ability to knock down an opposing quarterback, Jones will be remembered as one of the greatest football players to hit the field....

Fantasy Football Projections: St. Louis Rams’ Defense
September 4th, 2012 at 1:57 PM
***PHOTO3*** From previous experience, defenses aren't always a reliable fantasy bet at the beginning of an NFL season. Outside of the Pittsburg Steelers, Baltimore Ravens and the revolving door that is the NFC East, no team has had a top-10 defense each year since the turn of the millennium. For this reason...

St. Louis Rams Ink Chris Long to Extension
July 30th, 2012 at 8:22 PM
The St. Louis Rams have been in a giving mood lately. The latest recipient is defensive end Chris Long, who signed a four-year extension with the club to maintain a consistent presence off the edge. Long, 27, is just beginning to hit his stride in the NFL after improving his sack...