Both St. Louis and New York are surprisingly healthy coming into Week 16, with the Rams likely having all 53 of their players available, while the Giants might only be one man short when kickoff comes at 3 o’clock Sunday.
The San Diego Chargers are still in the hunt for a playoff spot, but after three consecutive NFC Championship Game appearances, the San Francisco 49ers are out. They have the opportunity to play the spoiler for the Chargers, but what has happened to them this year? CBS Sports’ Steve Beuerlein spoke on this weekend’s west coast game and looks at what has gone wrong and right.
Veteran QB was signed off Rams practice squad by Houston and may start for them this weekend after both their QBs got hurt last week.
St. Louis can finish a .500 record if it wins its final two games, while New York has won two straight this month after losing seven in a row in October and November.
St. Louis suffers its first loss at home since a Monday Night Football against San Francisco back in October.
All 53 players practiced Wednesday and are expected to be available to play in Thursday night’s nationally televised game at the Edward Jones Dome.
The current starting quarterbacks for St. Louis and Arizona became friends when they were the backups to Detroit’s Matt Stafford in 2010 and 2011. They both moved on to new teams after that, but have remained friends throughout.
Opponent Profile: Rams Face Quick Turnaround With Thursday Night Matchup Against Arizona Cardinals Looming
Rams will host Big Red and a national TV audience when NFL Network’s Thursday Night Football comes to the Edward Jones Dome this week.
Rams are now 6-7 on the season, following Sunday’s 24-0 road win over the Washington Redskins.
By Cedric Williams The St. Louis Rams chose to avoid the rain and cold weather by practicing indoors Thursday night, but with forecasts predicting rain in the D.C. area this weekend, the club will likely […]