With Rams training camp officially opening on Friday, and the team’s first preseason game a couple weeks away, we break down the top five things you should pay close attention to as Rams camp opens up.
Pro Football Writers of America honor Rams defensive end for his record-breaking season.
The St. Louis Rams worked through injuries, dealt some harsh blows at times and suffered losses that they really should have won — but they were right on the cusp of the playoffs. A lot was shown in 2013, and this season paves the way for the next step that could very well come in 2014.
Coach Jeff Fisher: “We’re closing the gap.”
Rams #1 draft pick this season could miss final game of year, due to injury.
Rams also say DT Matt Conrath won’t play against Tampa Bay
St. Louis hopes to keep on winning against NFC South opponents as they have the Tampa Bay Buccaneers coming to town this weekend, and they have a short injury report that looks short, but not good on paper.
The St. Louis Rams are no longer “The Greatest Show on Turf”. In fact, the team’s victory over the visiting New Orleans Saints was the polar opposite of the formula used in the early 2000’s, where a high-powered offense ruled the day. The current Rams are quickly creating an identity as a defensive juggernaut, something that has to please head coach Jeff Fisher.
No surprise, as injured Rams wide receiver did not practice all week.
Dahl practiced on Wednesday, but had to sit out on Thursday, while neither Austin nor Jenkins has practiced any this week.