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Rams' McVay pleased by new faces up front, familiar result

Sep. 9, 2019 11:45 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — For an offense that values continuity, the Los Angeles Rams had no problems bringing two inexperienced linemen into the fold. Coach Sean McVay was pleased by center Brian Allen and left guard Joe Noteboom during the Rams' 30-27 win at the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. The...

Gurley helps lead Rams to 30-27 win over Panthers

Sep. 8, 2019 6:29 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — For the better part of three quarters, Todd Gurley was barely visible. Then the two-time All-Pro running back showed up in a big way to carry the load when the Rams need him most. He ran for 64 of his 97 yards in the fourth quarter to help Los Angeles grind out a 30-27 win over the...

Browns star Myles Garrett chosen to lead clean water drive

Sep. 3, 2019 2:15 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett normally battles offensive linemen. He's taking on a new, rewarding challenge. The Browns star defensive end has been chosen as the new captain of the NFL Waterboys program, which is committed to bringing clean water to needy East African communities. Garrett is taking over...

Wolford throws 2 TD passes in Rams' 22-10 win over Texans

Aug. 30, 2019 12:25 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay said he was talking this week with his father about how much he enjoys watching backup quarterback John Wolford play. In the battle for Los Angeles' third-string quarterback job, Wolford dazzled and Brandon Allen struggled as the Rams closed out the...

Rams shaking off Super Bowl loss to start new training camp

Jul. 28, 2019 8:04 PM EDT

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Most of the Los Angeles Rams had never been to the Super Bowl before last February, so they relished every day of the experience in Atlanta. And over the ensuing five months, the Rams have experienced another first: Being constantly asked how they managed to lose like that on...