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Los Angeles Rams running back Cam Akers (23) celebrates his rushing touchdown with Robert Woods (17) during the second half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

Rams, Cardinals meet in crucial NFC West December showdown

Dec. 3, 2020 6:06 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals haven't been very good the past few seasons, so many of their players haven't experienced a playoff push. Veteran right tackle Kelvin Beachum has been through these types of games when he was with the Pittsburgh Steelers early in his career. Now with the...

Rams' defense, Cardinals' offense meet in NFC West showdown

Dec. 3, 2020 2:18 PM EST

LOS ANGELES RAMS (7-4) at ARIZONA (6-5) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Cardinals by 1 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Rams 6-5, Cardinals 5-6 SERIES RECORD - Rams lead 43-38-2. LAST MEETING - Rams beat Cardinals 31-24, Dec. 29, 2019 at Los Angeles LAST WEEK - Rams lost to 49ers 23-20; Cardinals lost to Patriots...

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff throws against the San Francisco 49ers during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)

Rams QB Goff on McVay's criticism: "He's absolutely right"

Dec. 3, 2020 12:12 AM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Jared Goff didn't get offended last weekend when Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay called out the quarterback over his recent spate of turnovers. In fact, the quarterback had to admit his coach had a point. “If he was lying, I’d feel differently about it," Goff...

San Francisco 49ers kicker Robbie Gould, second from right, is hugged by teammates after making a game-winning field goal during the second half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

Jared Goff's turnovers endangering Rams' hopes of contention

Nov. 30, 2020 8:42 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just when the Los Angeles Rams appeared to be solidifying into a Super Bowl contender, another loss to their toughest opponent exposed a major crack in their foundation that's been growing for a month. Their quarterback has a turnover problem, and even his head coach is calling him out...

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff, bottom, fumbles as he is hit by San Francisco 49ers free safety Jimmie Ward during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

Goff's turnovers loom large in Rams loss to 49ers

Nov. 29, 2020 9:34 PM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Jared Goff is piling up turnovers at an alarming rate for the Los Angeles Rams. If he can't get back on track soon, he could hand the NFC West title over to another contender. Goff threw two interceptions and lost a fumble during the Rams' 23-20 loss to the San Francisco 49ers on...

San Francisco 49ers kicker Robbie Gould (9) kicks the game-winning field goal as time expires during the second half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. San Francisco won 23-20. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)

Unsettled 49ers rally to hand Rams first SoFi loss, 23-20

Nov. 29, 2020 8:44 PM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have no idea where they'll be living, practicing or playing next week, thanks to new coronavirus restrictions issued in Santa Clara County while the team was on its flight to Los Angeles. With the latest wave of turmoil in a season rocked by injuries and...

FILE - Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury removes his mask to yell before an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle.  The New England Patriots host the Cardinals on Sunday Nov. 29. With a win, Arizona can also add yet another blow to the New England’s fading playoff hopes. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

The Latest: No. 3 Ohio State cancels game at Illinois

Nov. 27, 2020 10:38 PM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Ohio State’s football game at Illinois has been canceled because the No. 3 Buckeyes have had a spike of COVID-19 cases this week. The cancelation came about sevens hours after the school announced coach Ryan Day had...

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff (16) celebrates as he leaves the field after the team defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during an NFL football game Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken)

Surging Rams still wary after 3 straight losses to Niners

Nov. 27, 2020 1:46 PM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams returned from their bye week this month and promptly jumped into first place in the NFC West with impressive wins over conference elites Seattle and Tampa Bay. The San Francisco 49ers stumbled through three straight injury-plagued losses to NFC contenders...

Surging LA Rams seek revenge in rematch with slumping Niners

Nov. 27, 2020 10:32 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (4-6) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (7-3) Sunday, 4 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Rams by 6 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - 49ers 5-5; Rams 6-4 SERIES RECORD - 49ers lead 72-67-3 LAST MEETING - 49ers beat Rams 24-16 on Oct. 18, at Santa Clara, California LAST WEEK - 49ers lost to Saints 27-13; Rams beat Buccaneers...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones (27) is upended by Los Angeles Rams middle linebacker Micah Kiser (59) and defensive back Darious Williams (31) during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken)

Rams put leading tackler Micah Kiser on injured reserve

Nov. 26, 2020 5:06 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams placed leading tackler Micah Kiser on injured reserve Thursday, but coach Sean McVay says the injury is not season-ending. The Rams’ starting middle linebacker will be sidelined for at least three weeks, but likely no more, McVay said. Los Angeles (7-3) hosts...