From the secretaries in front to the office workers in back, to the coaches and players milling about, hardly anyone seemed to be in a good mood one day after the Rams blew a 21-point first half lead in what proved to be a 34-31 loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
The St. Louis Rams led 21-0 midway through the second quarter on Sunday, but were unable to hold onto that lead, as the Dallas Cowboys scored 20 straight points to get back into the game, then outscored the home club 14-10 in the fourth quarter to earn themselves a 34-31 win at the Edward Jones Dome.
It’s looking more and more like the most important part of Jeff Fisher’s statement from Monday, regarding the Rams’ quarterback situation, was the last three words.
Looking to avoid any sort of quarterback controversy this year, Jeff Fisher insists that Shaun Hill will start if he’s healthy this weekend. But that simply begs the question, “Will Hill be healthy?”
When the St. Louis Rams and Dallas Cowboys meet for an NFL Week 3 matchup at the Edward Jones Dome on Sunday, they will do so as two clubs that feel a whole lot better about themselves than they did this same time last week.
One series into Sunday’s Week 2 matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looked a whole lot like last week’s Week 1 contest against the Minnesota Vikings — the St. Louis Rams were getting pushed around the field and seemed unable to do anything about it.
Quarterback Shaun Hill practiced, but was still limited in what he was allowed to do on Friday, making it increasingly likely that third-year man Austin Davis will be the starter under center when the St. Louis Rams take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond Jayes Stadium this Sunday.
Anger, disappointment, and a fierce desire to put what happened last Sunday behind them was the overwhelming sentiment Rams head coach Jeff Fisher wanted to convey regarding his team, during his weekly Monday press conference at the Rams Park Training Facility in Earth City.
Two teams coming off disappointing home losses in their respective NFL season openers this past Sunday will meet this week when the St. Louis Rams travel to western Florida to play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
By Cedric Williams All the optimism and enthusiasm that comes from the start of every NFL season lasted about a half for the St. Louis Rams, who were left battered and beaten Sunday afternoon at […]