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FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2019, file photo, Chicago Bears outside linebacker Leonard Floyd plays against the Detroit Lions during the second half of an NFL football game in Chicago. Floyd moved from Chicago to Los Angeles for the chance to realize his full potential as a pass rusher with the Rams. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, FIle)

Floyd hopes to find own path in Fowler's footsteps with Rams

May. 11, 2020 9:09 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although the blueprint drawn by Dante Fowler last season doesn't precisely fit Leonard Floyd, it's plenty close enough to thrill Floyd about the chance to turbo-charge his career with the Los Angeles Rams. In just 1 1/2 seasons with the Rams, Fowler transformed himself from another...

In this Jan. 22, 2020, file photo, works continues on the interior of SoFi Stadium and preparing to raise the circular Oculus video board in Inglewood, Calif. The opening of the stadium on Sept. 13 has the Los Angeles Rams hosting the Dallas Cowboys in an NFL football game. (AP Photo/Greg Beacham, File)

Rams still hoping for guests at SoFi Stadium opening party

May. 9, 2020 2:06 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams finally have a date and an opponent for the long-awaited opening of SoFi Stadium, the multibillion-dollar reason for their return to California over four years ago. The Rams still don't know for sure whether they'll actually be able to have their big Sunday night...

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2019, file photo, Detroit Lions defensive tackle A'Shawn Robinson (91) is blocked by Dallas Cowboys offensive tackle La'el Collins (71) during the second half of an NFL football game in Detroit. Robinson agreed to join the Los Angeles Rams as a free agent in March as a replacement for longtime defensive lineman Michael Brockers. Robinson is still happy about his decision even after Brockers re-signed with the Rams when his deal with Baltimore fell through. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, File)

Robinson still excited about Rams role after Brockers stays

Apr. 30, 2020 7:42 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A'Shawn Robinson eagerly agreed to join the Los Angeles Rams as a free agent last month, thinking he was replacing Michael Brockers as the run-stopping heart of the defensive line for a franchise with three straight winning seasons. When Brockers surprisingly re-signed with the Rams...

Harland Svare, ex-Giant and Rams, Chargers coach, dies at 89

Apr. 28, 2020 7:47 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Harland Svare, a starting linebacker on the New York Giants’ 1956 NFL championship team and later the team’s defensive coach while still a player, has died. He was 89. The Yampa Valley Funeral Home in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, reported on its website that Svare...

FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Sean McVay looks up at the scoreboard during the first half of a preseason NFL football game against the Houston Texans in Houston. A year ago at this time, the Los Angeles Rams were fresh off a Super Bowl trip and back-to-back NFC West titles. Now they seem to be looking up at the competition in the NFL's toughest division. (AP Photo/Kevin M. Cox, File)

Rams chasing 49ers, Seahawks, Cards in power-packed NFC West

Apr. 28, 2020 3:20 PM EDT

A year ago, the Los Angeles Rams were fresh off a Super Bowl trip and back-to-back NFC West titles, feeling good about where they stood in the division. Now they seem to be looking up at the competition in the NFL’s toughest division. While the Rams got rid of cornerstone players Todd Gurley and Brandin...

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...

Purdue tight end Brycen Hopkins runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Rams get energy boost from LB Clay Johnston to wrap up draft

Apr. 25, 2020 9:57 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If Clay Johnston's performance on the field is even close to his performance over the phone, the Los Angeles Rams just got a game changer in the seventh round of the NFL draft. Johnston didn't even try to contain his euphoria after the Rams drafted the Baylor linebacker Saturday,...

FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2019, file photo, Florida State running back Cam Akers (3) runs for a 50-yard touchdown past Florida linebacker Lacedrick Brunson (34) and defensive back Donovan Stiner (13) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Gainesville, Fla. Akers was selected by the Los Angeles Rams in the second round of the NFL football draft Friday, April 24, 2020. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Rams grab Cam Akers, Van Jefferson to replace Gurley, Cooks

Apr. 25, 2020 1:17 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams went right to work patching the biggest holes in their lineup when they finally got some picks in the NFL draft. The Rams drafted possible replacements for Todd Gurley and Brandin Cooks in the second round Friday night, grabbing Florida State running back Cam Akers...

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)

Rams sit out 1st round, prepare for big Day 2 at NFL draft

Apr. 24, 2020 12:12 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams’ success over the past few years has been built on obtaining or keeping elite veteran talent. That mentality has left them with four straight boring Thursday nights at the NFL draft. The Rams didn't make a first-round pick for the fourth consecutive season...

In this Sept. 22, 2019, photo, Los Angeles Rams center Brian Allen blocks during the second half of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns in Cleveland. Allen said Wednesday, April 15, 2020, that he tested positive for COVID-19 three weeks ago. Allen is the first active NFL player to acknowledge testing positive during the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/David Dermer)

Rams' Allen 1st NFL player to reveal positive COVID-19 test

Apr. 16, 2020 1:18 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Rams center Brian Allen says he tested positive for COVID-19 three weeks ago. Allen is the first active NFL player to acknowledge testing positive during the coronavirus pandemic. The third-year pro is not hospitalized and is “feeling good,” according to a...