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.
Underdogs come up big with takeaways & trickery
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.
Turnovers, penalties, and ineffective play prove too much to overcome as Rams fall to Arizona team that now has eight wins and is battling for an NFC playoff spot.
Terrible performance in the passing game, both on offense and defense, prove to be difference in second loss to San Francisco this season.
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.
Rams say Stacy, Trumaine Johnson, & Chris Williams all passed head injury testing.
Offense was explosive and defense was dominating in best home win of the season for St. Louis.
Sports Open Line: Rams RB Zac Stacy, Blues Assistant Coach Brad Shaw, KC Star Columnist Vahe Gregorian
Rams RB Zac Stacy discussed the team’s upcoming game with the Bears, Blues Assistant Coach Brad Shaw discussed the team’s upcoming game with the Bruins,
St. Louis is 4-6 this season and in 12th place in the NFC playoff standings, but still sit within striking distance of the San Francisco 49ers, who own the sixth and final playoff spot with a 6-4 record.