Several Players Return To Practice, Others Sit Out As Rams Move Closer To Sunday Showdown With Titans
Offensive starters Clemens, Stacy, Long, and Wells were all back at practice on Thursday, while leading sack man Quinn sits out.
These Players DNP in Practice for the Rams on Wednesday Jake Long-T (Knee) Harvey Dahl- G (Knee) Zach Stacy- RB (Foot) Daryl Richardson- RB (Foot) Scott Wells- C (Thigh) Austin Pettis- WR (Thigh)
The rookie out of Vanderbilt had 78 yards on 14 carries against Jacksonville, earning himself another start this week at Houston.
Home team snapped a three-game losing streak with 34-20 win over Jacksonville, but dropped passes, bad coverage in the secondary, and penalties on special teams continue to be problems for St. Louis.
The St. Louis Rams hope their run game will improve with projected starter Daryl Richardson back in the mix.
In total, seven players who couldn’t go on Wednesday, were back on the practice field Thursday, along with new acquisition OT Max Starks.
Pead served his one-game suspension last week for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Team will have to cut or trade at least one player to make room for him on the 53-man roster.
Coach Jeff Fisher doesn’t wait until regular season start to pick Steven Jackson’s successor.
Daryl Richardson is only in his second NFL season, and he was pushed into the starting running back position for the St. Louis Rams. If ever there was a time for Richardson to grow up in a hurry, the 2013 season is it.
Rams top running back spot is open for the taking in training camp.