The rookie out of Vanderbilt had 78 yards on 14 carries against Jacksonville, earning himself another start this week at Houston.
Both clubs are 2-3 after five games, but now it’s the Texans who have lost three in a row.
Coach says special teams errors have been especially tough on 2-3 St. Louis.
Dunbar was second on the team in tackles last season, but was let go before the 2013 season opener after being hit with a four-game suspension by the NFL for violating the league’s performance-enhancing drug policy.
Rams Defensive End Chris Long called the Thursday night loss to San Francisco “disgusting.”
Terrible grades for everyone is what the Rams are going to get, after their disappointing 31-7 loss in Dallas on Sunday.
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.
Team also finalizes roster with practice squad additions, releases its Week 1 practice schedule, and announces new three-year contract for DE Eugene Sims.
Coach Jeff Fisher says having the most inexperienced squad in the league doesn’t bother him.