The St. Louis Rams hope their run game will improve with projected starter Daryl Richardson back in the mix.
Falcons say Steven Jackson hurt his thigh while reaching for the goal line.
Steven Jackson set to play old teammates from St. Louis
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.
Rams all-time leading rusher Jackson is now a Falcon, and is hoping to be Atlanta’s final piece for a Super Bowl push.
Quarterback Matt Ryan set five Falcons single-season passing records. While impressive, it made the Falcons one-dimensional, relying too much on their aerial attack. With the addition of All-Pro running back Steven Jackson, the Falcons can now be dangerous both through the air and on the ground.
Super Bowl contenders upgraded their rosters either by trade or free agency. Losing teams added talent in the hopes of making a run at the playoffs. Here are 10 of the most noteworthy moves.
Former Rams Pro Bowler talking a good game at Falcons mini-camp.
Ex-Ram says “Let’s give this thing one last hurrah.”
“For nearly a decade, Steven Jackson served as an inspiration for his St. Louis Rams teammates and our fans.”