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FLE - In this Feb. 25, 2020, file photo, Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay speaks during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. The 2020 NFL Draft is April 23-25. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

McVay's Rams begin virtual learning in unusual NFL offseason

Apr. 27, 2020 7:38 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay is beginning this unusual NFL offseason with big plans. The millennial coach is always on the lookout for teaching innovations, and he meticulously planned out the next nine weeks by examining everything from the ideal length of virtual meetings to the...

LA Rams seek depth with no 1st-rd pick for 4th straight year

Apr. 16, 2020 1:21 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams haven't made a first-round draft selection since picking quarterback Jared Goff back in 2016. They don't have a first-round pick in the upcoming draft, and they don't have a first-rounder next season, either. Even Rams general manager Les Snead acknowledges his...

FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff passes against the Arizona Cardinals during first half of an NFL football game in Los Angeles. Goff was disappointed to end his partnership with two good friends when the Los Angeles Rams released Todd Gurley and traded Brandin Cooks. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

QB Goff says Rams dropping Gurley, Cooks was 'super tough'

Apr. 15, 2020 8:31 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jared Goff knows his job got a whole lot tougher when Todd Gurley and Brandin Cooks left the Los Angeles Rams. His disappointment also stretches beyond the field. “It’s always super tough to lose friends or teammates,” Goff said Wednesday. “That’s part...

FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2019, file photo, Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett (95) tries to get past Los Angeles Rams offensive tackle Andrew Whitworth during the first half of an NFL football game in Cleveland. If teams are unable to hold offseason team workouts due to the coronavirus pandemic, Whitworth and Austin Blythe believe continuity and experience will be valuable commodities in the NFL this fall. That's one area where the Rams' offensive line should be much stronger this season. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

LA Rams' offensive line counting on boost from continuity

Apr. 2, 2020 8:11 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If NFL teams are unable to hold offseason workouts amid the coronavirus pandemic, Andrew Whitworth and Austin Blythe believe continuity will be a valuable commodity this fall. That's an area where the Los Angeles Rams' offensive line should be much stronger this season. Whitworth and...

FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2017, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady holds a Super Bowl trophy beside others the team previously had won during a rally in Boston to celebrate the team's 34-28 win over the Atlanta Falcons in the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game in Houston. If Tom Brady isn't a unanimous selection to the All-Decade team, it will be a bigger upset than the Jets over the Colts in Super Bowl 3. Next Monday, April 6, 2020, the Hall of Fame and the NFL will announce the roster for the 2010-19 span. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

All-Decade Team a dicey proposition, other than a few stars

Mar. 30, 2020 3:47 PM EDT

All-Decade teams are a dicey proposition. Some all-time greats never made such a team because of, basically, bad timing. Maybe they broke into the NFL in mid-decade, such as Curtis Martin in 1995 or Fred Dean 20 years earlier. Both are Hall of Famers without ever making an All-Decade squad. Others happened to...