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FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Wade Phillips watches as they play the Dallas Cowboys in an NFL football game in Dallas. Veteran defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has been fired by the Los Angeles Rams after three winning seasons. Phillips announced Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, on Twitter that the Rams are not renewing his contract. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth, File)

LA Rams fire veteran defensive coordinator Wade Phillips

Jan. 6, 2020 5:16 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Veteran defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has been fired by the Los Angeles Rams after three winning seasons. Phillips announced Monday on Twitter that the Rams are not renewing his contract, and the team later confirmed it. The 72-year-old former head coach of a record six...

Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley, right, is tackled by Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson during first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Rams GM Snead: Gurley 'wasn't' same back, but could be again

Dec. 31, 2019 6:47 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Although Todd Gurley's dismal season will loom over the Los Angeles Rams all winter, general manager Les Snead believes his franchise running back can return to greatness. Snead expressed confidence Tuesday in the player he signed to a $60 million contract extension through...

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff greets fans after their win against the Arizona Cardinals during second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Rams disappointed by playoff absence despite winning season

Dec. 30, 2019 6:55 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have learned all about the minuscule differences between a Super Bowl run and an early offseason. Despite finishing 9-7, coach Sean McVay's team missed the playoffs for the first time in his three seasons in charge. One year after winning the NFC title and...

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff greets fans after their win against the Arizona Cardinals during second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Rams say goodbye to Coliseum with 31-24 win over Cardinals

Dec. 29, 2019 10:24 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Several Los Angeles Rams lingered on the Coliseum field after the final whistle, gazing up at the flaming Olympic cauldron atop the Peristyle and savoring the atmosphere in the 96-year-old stadium. Although the Coliseum isn't going anywhere, the Rams are heading south to palatial SoFi...

Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley (30) is tackled by Arizona Cardinals middle linebacker Jordan Hicks (58) and strong safety Budda Baker during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

LA Rams host Cardinals in quiet farewell to fabled Coliseum

Dec. 26, 2019 1:36 PM EST

The Los Angeles Rams’ second residency at the Coliseum will end quietly Sunday when they finish out their disappointing season against Arizona. And if the Cardinals are bidding goodbye to Larry Fitzgerald at the same time, they’re also doing it without fanfare — which is just how their...

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) runs for a touchdown after a reception as Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Quinton Jefferson, left, and defensive end Rasheem Green, right, pursue during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Disappointing Rams face Cardinals in Coliseum's NFL farewell

Dec. 26, 2019 12:10 PM EST

ARIZONA (5-9-1) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (8-7) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Rams by 7 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Cardinals 9-5-1, Rams 10-5 SERIES RECORD - Rams lead 41-38-2 LAST MEETING - Rams beat Cardinals 34-7 on Dec. 1 LAST WEEK - Cardinals beat Seahawks 27-13; 49ers beat Rams 34-31 AP PRO32 RANKING...

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff, left, sits on the bench with teammates during the second half of the team's NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Rams reduced to playoff observers after season of setbacks

Dec. 23, 2019 3:57 PM EST

Only five teams in the last 10 years failed to make the playoffs in the season after they reached the Super Bowl. The Los Angeles Rams (8-7) officially joined that disappointing group Saturday night. Their last-second loss at San Francisco encapsulated so much of what went just wrong enough this season for coach...

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle (85) celebrates after scoring against the Los Angeles Rams during the second half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/John Hefti)

49ers win, grieve with Beathard: 'We got that one for C.J.'

Dec. 22, 2019 2:11 AM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — An exhilarating, game-winning drive that put the San Francisco 49ers in position to seize the top seed in the playoffs next week would normally be reason to celebrate. The mood for the 49ers was far from joyous following a 34-31 victory Saturday night over the Los Angeles Rams...

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff, left, sits on the bench with teammates during the second half of the team's NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Defending NFC champions Rams eliminated from playoff race

Dec. 22, 2019 1:44 AM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams had a chance to put aside their Super Bowl hangover, needing one critical stop to remain in playoff contention. Instead, this up-and-down season got yet another disappointment. Los Angeles' defense allowed quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to convert twice on...

Rams-49ers Preview Capsule

Dec. 19, 2019 7:02 PM EST

LOS ANGELES RAMS (8-6) at SAN FRANCISCO (11-3) Saturday, 8:15 p.m. ET, NFL Network OPENING LINE - 49ers by 6 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Los Angeles 9-5, San Francisco 8-5-1 SERIES RECORD - 49ers lead 70-67-3 LAST MEETING - 49ers beat Rams 20-7, Oct. 13 LAST WEEK - Rams lost to Cowboys 44-21; 49ers lost to Falcons...