St. Louis players remain upbeat about road ahead, as oddsmakers cast doubt on season
Two key members of the St. Louis Rams starting offense and defense returned to practice on Thursday, as left tackle Jake Long and outsideline linebacker Jo-Lonn Dunbar both participated fully in the club’s workout at the Rams Park training facility in Earth City.
Ask Aaron Donald and he’ll tell you without a doubt, that he believes he couldn’t have landed in a better spot when he was selected by the St. Louis Rams in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft with the No. 13 overall pick.
Just about every member of St. Louis’ defensive line unit had a productive day in the Rams’ 38-13 win over Houston on Sunday.
Rams right tackle has battled injuries all season and hasn’t played since Week 2, but he was able to do some limited work on Thursday, with an eye on possibly returning to game action next Sunday, when St. Louis plays the Carolina Panthers.
The St. Louis Rams hope their run game will improve with projected starter Daryl Richardson back in the mix.
In total, seven players who couldn’t go on Wednesday, were back on the practice field Thursday, along with new acquisition OT Max Starks.
William Hayes, one of the defense’s unsung heroes, is having a major impact for the Rams.