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St. Louis Rams Mid-Term Report Card
October 30th, 2013 at 9:35 AM
Monday night's soul-crushing 14-9 defeat to the Seattle Seahawks marked the halfway point of the 2013 season for the St. Louis Rams. Record-wise, they sit at 3-5 (1-2 NFC West). They're a full four games behind division leading Seattle. They're only two games out of a wild card slot with...

St. Louis Rams First Quarter Report Card: Needs Improvement
September 29th, 2013 at 7:30 AM
The St. Louis Rams are a quarter of the way through the 2013 season, so just like in school, it's time to give them a report card. To no one's surprise, this won't be the type of report card the Rams will be anxious to take home to mom and...

St. Louis Rams’ Special Teams Strike Special Chord with Fans
July 26th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Rams 101 writer Betsy Lancaster makes her debut today. Betsy will be focusing on the "off the beaten path" stories surrounding the Rams as well as stories about fan experiences and player profiles. ***PHOTO1*** There aren't too many NFL special teams units that can boast special teams being a fan favorite at training...

St. Louis Rams 101 Fantasy Report, Week 4: Trending Forward
October 3rd, 2012 at 5:00 AM
Through a quarter of the young 2012 season, many NFL teams have either fulfilled or sabotaged the predictions of experts and fans alike. The New Orleans Saints are 0-4, while the Arizona Cardinals of the lowly NFC West are undefeated. 10 of the 32 NFL franchises currently sit at .500, and...

St. Louis Rams’ Notebook, Week 4 – Winning Ugly is Still Winning
October 2nd, 2012 at 12:28 AM
The St. Louis Rams currently sit at 2-2, only good enough for third place in the surprisingly-good NFC West. Despite the offensively-challenged performances the Rams have displayed through the quarter-pole of the 2012 season, the two wins have already matched their total for last season. A .500 record is promising...

St. Louis Rams’ Notebook – Week 3: Weak Links Better Identified
September 26th, 2012 at 1:13 AM
Although controversial calls — or, in some instances, the lack thereof — have certainly marred the first three weeks of the NFL season, an objective look at each team's performance will show that this is probably the most competitive season the league has had in a while. No one could have...

St. Louis Rams’ Notebook – Week 1: Don’t Let the ‘L’ Fool You
September 12th, 2012 at 3:09 AM
The St. Louis Rams started the 2012 season on the wrong side of the win-loss column, but showed promise on both sides of the ball, promise that hasn't been seen in Week 1 for several years. Forcing three turnovers and a touchdown on defense and moving the ball effectively in...