Offense was explosive and defense was dominating in best home win of the season for St. Louis.
Players had four days off since last Thursday, but returned to practice on Tuesday, with an eye on Sunday’s home game against the Chicago Bears.
St. Louis is 4-6 this season and in 12th place in the NFC playoff standings, but still sit within striking distance of the San Francisco 49ers, who own the sixth and final playoff spot with a 6-4 record.
Rookie first-round draft pick finally broke through for his first punt return touchdown of the season Sunday in Indianapolis, and finished the day with 172 total return yards to go with three total touchdowns in 38-8 Rams win over Colts.
Moving the former second-round pick inside and keeping Joe Barksdale outside at tackle, allows St. Louis to play its five best linemen all the time.
Third-round draft pick was just beginning to play well for St. Louis, when he broke his leg in Week 4 game against San Francisco.
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Ss often has been the case this season, the Rams just made too many key mistakes to pull out yet another winnable game. They fell to the Titans in a 28-21 loss.
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.
Tennessee is 3-4 and coming off its bye week, while St. Louis is working on a short week, after appearing on Monday Night Football against the Seattle Seahawks earlier this week.