The Rams open training camp on Friday with an afternoon practice session at Rams Park and higher expectations than they’ve had in years following last season’s 7-9 campaign. Here’s a quick look at what fans need to know going into training camp.
Free agent had Oakland deal voided
Offensive tackle could re-sign with Rams.
Offensive tackle signs 5-year $42.5 million free agent contract with Oakland.
Injury means Rodger Saffold will start at left tackle for final game with Seattle.
Rams’ first-round draft pick made an electrifying 56-yard run that set up St. Louis’ lone touchdown on Sunday, but suffered an ankle injury on the play and missed the rest of the game.
Dahl has been out since October with a knee injury, and Long missed the second half of last Sunday’s game with a concussion. Both were able to participate in Thursday evening’s practice at Rams Park.
Veteran center, who signed with the Rams before the 2012 season, after making the Pro Bowl in 2011, is out four-to-six weeks with a broken left fibula.
Rams’ Stacy, Williams, Johnson All Pass Concussion Tests, Clearing Way To Play Sunday In San Francisco
All three players suffered concussions in last week’s game against Chicago, but were examined and cleared to practice on Friday.
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.