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Seattle Seahawks tight end Jacob Hollister (86) celebrating his touchdown with teammate Seattle Seahawks center Ethan Pocic (77) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Washington Football Team, Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020, in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Seahawks can close out NFC West title with win over Rams

Dec. 24, 2020 3:53 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — From jumping out to the best record in the NFC early on, to a midseason swoon that had them tumble as possible contenders, the Seattle Seahawks go into the final two weeks where they hoped they would be. The route may have been circuitous at times, but Pete Carroll’s crew will...

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay greets quarterback Jared Goff (16) after an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020, in Glendale, Ariz. The Rams won 38-28. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Rams' offense finally steps up in Arizona, keeps LA rolling

Dec. 7, 2020 6:55 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Everybody around the Rams realizes Los Angeles' superb defense has been much better than its inconsistent offense for most of their successful season. When the defense finally had a few rough moments in Arizona on Sunday, the offense stepped up and produced the Rams' highest-scoring...

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...