Latest Nickell Robey-Coleman News

Los Angeles Rams' pass defense off to another strong start

Sep. 18, 2019 10:04 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Just like the rest of the pigskin-loving world, the Los Angeles Rams' secondary was dazzled by Odell Beckham Jr.'s latest feat of one-handed brilliance when they watched Monday night's game. "I mean, we already know what (Beckham) can do, but that was crazy," Rams safety John...

Payton, Fangio get their digs in on officials

Sep. 17, 2019 2:56 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Sean Payton found a way to get his dig in on the officials, and so did Vic Fangio . Walt Anderson's crew denied New Orleans an 87-yard fumble return for a touchdown early in the Saints' 27-9 loss to the Rams on Sunday. Defensive end Trey Hendrickson knocked the ball from Jared Goff's hand and...

AP source: Saints' Brees has torn ligament in thumb

Sep. 16, 2019 4:34 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints quarterback Drew Brees has been diagnosed with a torn ligament near the thumb of his throwing hand that is expected to sideline him at least six weeks, said a person familiar with the situation. Brees has elected to have surgery, but it is not yet clear when the operation will...

Brees injured, Rams beat Saints 27-9 in title game rematch

Sep. 15, 2019 9:04 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Drew Brees went to the sideline holding his injured throwing hand, this NFC championship game rematch — and maybe this season's Super Bowl race — dramatically changed in an instant. Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams didn't waste the opportunity created by Brees'...

Play it again: Saints, Rams meet in NFC title game rematch

Sep. 12, 2019 8:31 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Rams would like to beat the Saints this time without help from the absence of a flag. Los Angeles' 26-23 overtime win over New Orleans in last season's NFC championship game had wild momentum swings and exciting performances from two of the best offenses in NFL history — and...

Saints-Rams Preview Capsule

Sep. 12, 2019 4:07 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (1-0) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (1-0) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Rams by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD - New Orleans 1-0; Los Angeles 1-0 SERIES RECORD - Rams lead 42-34 LAST MEETING - Rams beat Saints 26-23, OT, Jan. 20 LAST WEEK - Saints beat Texans 30-28; Rams beat Panthers 30-27 AP PRO32 RANKING -...

Rams' Robey-Coleman gets rematch with Saints after no-call

Sep. 12, 2019 1:46 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — From his youth in central Florida to his college career at USC, Nickell Robey-Coleman dreamed of making a mark on NFL history. The veteran defensive back never imagined his mark might end up being a rule change that exists mostly because officials in the last NFC championship...

Tommylee Lewis 1 of 12 cuts announced by Lions

Aug. 30, 2019 6:55 PM EDT

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Tommylee Lewis was one of 12 cuts announced by the Detroit Lions on Friday. Lewis was the receiver involved in the controversial play late in last year's NFC championship game, when he was playing for New Orleans. He was hit in the fourth quarter by Nickell Robey-Coleman of the...

Saints want no more lawsuit on the playoff's 'NOLA no-call'

Aug. 8, 2019 1:41 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — They were badly burned by the "Nola no-call," but the New Orleans Saints have joined the NFL in opposing a fan's lawsuit seeking damages over the missed penalty that helped the Los Angeles Rams beat the Saints in a January playoff game and move on to the Super Bowl. The lawsuit by...

Goff happy with Rams' work in joint practice with Raiders

Aug. 7, 2019 6:21 PM EDT

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Jared Goff hoped the Los Angeles Rams would be much crisper in their first joint practice with the Oakland Raiders than they were last week against the Chargers. A broken play capped by Goff's scramble and touchdown throw to tight end Gerald Everett in heavy traffic was all the evidence...