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Rams to release LB Mark Barron after five seasons
Minutes after the close of the franchise-tag deadline, the Los Angeles Rams made a surprise transaction on the defensive side of the ball. The Rams will release linebacker Mark Barron.
Three-round 2019 NFL mock draft 2.0: Round 3 TE for Cowboys
Chad Reuter goes three rounds deep in his latest mock draft to provide a look at where things stand heading into this week's NFL Scouting Combine.
2019 NFL Draft order: Will Patriots pick Tom Brady's successor?
Have a look at the order for the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft now that the picks are set following Super Bowl LIII. What are the top needs for each team heading into the offseason?
A zanier Belichick? John Fassel's bold approach to special teams
Gregg Rosenthal says there's an element of mad scientist to Rams special teams coordinator John Fassel, but make no mistake: He's trusted by Sean McVay, beloved by his players and has more in common with Bill Belichick than you might think.
Bill Belichick praises 'explosive' Rams specialists
If America learned one thing from the NFC title game, it's that the Rams' punt team cannot be trusted. Bill Belichick is aware of L.A.'s threat in the third phase of the game -- and is prepared.
Jared Goff's 'miraculous' throw helps send Rams to Super Bowl
Sean McVay sensed some sort of divine intervention at play when Jared Goff made the most unlikely of completions to set up the Rams' game-winning score against the Saints. Mike Silver reports from the Superdome on Sunday's magical moments.
Rams outlast Chiefs in high-scoring instant classic
In the highest-scoring game in Monday Night Football history and the third highest-scoring game in league history, the Rams (10-1) needed two late Patrick Mahomes picks to hold on and top the Chiefs (9-2), 54-51.
Injuries we're tracking from Sunday's Week 9 games
Cleveland Browns rookie cornerback Denzel Ward was among those to go down Sunday. Here are the injuries we're monitoring on the ninth weekend of the 2018 NFL season.
Aaron Rodgers' Hollywood ending hijacked by rogue decision
With Rams QB Jared Goff nervously watching from the sideline, Packers QB Aaron Rodgers furiously watched his chance at another magical comeback disappear with Ty Montgomery's rogue decision. Michael Silver gets the inside scoop from an angry Green Bay locker room.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 8 games
Here's what we've learned from Sunday's Week 8 games, which kicked off with Carson Wentz leading the Philadelphia Eagles to victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in London.
Injuries we're tracking from Sunday's Week 5 games
Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Brandin Cooks was among those players to go down in Week 5. Here are the injuries we're monitoring on the fifth Sunday of the 2018 NFL season.
Jared Goff's historic night leads Rams past Vikings
In a back-and-forth Southern California shootout, Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams (4-0) outgunned Kirk Cousins and the Minnesota Vikings (1-2-1), 38-31, in Week 4.
Rams CB Marcus Peters (calf) starts against Vikings
One of the Los Angeles Rams' most integral defensive players will be available to play on Thursday night. Starting cornerback Marcus Peters started the game sustaining a calf injury on Sunday.
Marcus Peters, Dalvin Cook both questionable for TNF
Rams cornerback Marcus Peters (calf) and Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (hamstring) are both listed as questionable for Thursday night's game in Los Angeles.
What to watch for in Vikings vs. Rams on Thursday
Thursday's titanic NFC clash between the Minnesota Vikings and Los Angeles Rams is this year's version of Ben Hur meets Rocky vs. Drago with a dash of The Terminator.
Los Angeles Rams place Aqib Talib on injured reserve
The Los Angeles Rams placed cornerback Aqib Talib on injured reserve Wednesday -- a day before he's scheduled to undergo ankle surgery.
Top 10 afterthought acquisitions: Adrian Peterson lives
While many of the offseason's marquee pickups have yet to bear fruit, Chris Wesseling spotlights 10 afterthought acquisitions that are paying major dividends in the young season.
Aqib Talib, Marcus Peters could miss several weeks
Los Angeles Rams cornerbacks Aqib Talib and Marcus Peters are each dealing with injuries they suffered in Sunday's win over the Los Angeles Chargers. When will they return to the team?
What to watch for in Week 4 of NFL preseason
The last week of August means it's the final chance for players to prove their 53-man roster worthiness. Here's what to watch for during Thursday's 16-game slate of preseason finales.
NFC preseason grades: Adrian Peterson's rebirth, Nick Foles' rot
Is Adrian Peterson poised for RB1 duties with the Redskins? Did the clock strike midnight on the Eagles' Cinderella QB? In the wake of the preseason's most important week, Bucky Brooks grades one notable player from each NFC team.
Jared Goff: Rams can't be distracted by outside 'labels'
Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff said his squad shouldn't allow the high expectations following their 2017 success to become a distraction. Goff reported to training camp on Monday.
What to watch for in Bears-Packers on 'TNF'
These are not your older brother's Packers. Green Bay's offense is in a rut, and has been for some time now. Can Aaron Rodgers and company bounce back against the Bears on Thursday night?
Injuries: Eddie Lacy to miss several weeks; Big Ben out
Eddie Lacy made headlines Sunday with his pair of hurdles in a disappointing loss to Dallas. He's back in the news Tuesday, but not for good reason.
NFL Way to Play recipient for Week 8: Los Angeles Rams cornerback Sam Shields
NFL Network's Nate Burleson announces the NFL Way to Play recipient for Week 8, Rams cornerback Sam Shields.
Fake punt! Hekker darts pass to Shields for first down
Los Angeles Rams punter Johnny Hekker finds cornerback Sam Shields for the first down on the fake punt.
Stefon Diggs high-fives Rams DBs after huge pass break-up
Los Angeles Rams defensive back Sam Shields dives to break up pass intended for Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs in Week 3.
Cardinals vs. Rams highlights | Week 2
Watch the best plays from the Week 2 matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and Los Angeles Rams in the 2018 NFL season.
Sam Shields grabs his first interception since 2015
Los Angeles Rams cornerback Sam Shields picks off Arizona Cardinals quarterback Sam Bradford for his first interception since the 2015 NFL season.
Houston Texans vs. Los Angeles Rams highlights | Preseason Week 3
Watch as the Houston Texans take on the Los Angeles Rams in the third week of the 2018 preseason.