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Stars aligned: Rams confident their big names will deliver

Jan. 20, 2022 20:42 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Von Miller remembers every detail of each time he has sacked Tom Brady, starting all the way back in his second NFL season a decade ago. He savored and catalogued their meetings over their years, highlighted by the AFC championship game in which Miller...

Improving defense propels LA Rams onward to Tampa Bay

Jan. 18, 2022 19:24 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matthew Stafford was nearly flawless in his first career playoff victory. Odell Beckham Jr. made huge plays as a receiverand as a passer in his own first postseason win. Yet the Los Angeles Rams (13-5) are headed to Tampa Bay on Sunday to play for a spot in the...

Eric Weddle mounts unlikely comeback for Rams playoff game

Jan. 15, 2022 17:44 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams must play without both of their starting safeties in their opening playoff game against the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night. Leading tackler Jordan Fuller is out for the season with a right ankle injury, and Taylor Rapp is in the NFL's concussion...

Murray, Stafford seek first playoff wins when Cards visit LA

Jan. 15, 2022 15:57 PM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — If Kyler Murray wants to understand just how important it is to seize the opportunity whenever a team reaches the NFL playoffs, the Arizona Cardinals star only needs to look at his counterpart across the field at SoFi Stadium on Monday night. Just like...

Cardinals, Rams to meet in playoffs despite Week 18 losses

Jan. 15, 2022 15:51 PM EST

ARIZONA (11-6) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (12-5) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN/ABC BETTING LINE: Rams by 4, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Arizona 8-9-0, Los Angeles 8-9-0. SERIES RECORD: Rams lead 46-39-2. ...

Hot on his heels: Cam Akers back from Achilles tear for Rams

Jan. 13, 2022 21:09 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cam Akers called his mother immediately after he tore his Achilles tendon last July, and he spent much of the next two days crying. The Los Angeles Rams running back then dried his eyes and made a plan. “It was always my goal, if I was able to,...

Packers hoping homefield is to their advantage this year

Jan. 13, 2022 19:04 PM EST

The Green Bay Packers are the only NFL team that didn't lose a game at home in the 2021 season. They're counting on their frenzied fanbase and frigid climes to help them get to the Super Bowl for the first time in 11 years. “I’m really looking forward to having a full crowd, that...

Rams trip into playoffs with clear flaws, chance to rebound

Jan. 10, 2022 19:58 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — While the Rams shook hands with the San Francisco 49ers down on the field Sunday, a celebratory graphic blared from the massive Oculus videoboard above them. Virtual confetti flew while SoFi Stadium heralded Los Angeles as the “NFC West Division Champs.” A...

Titans get AFC's No. 1 seed; Colts' loss helps Steelers

Jan. 10, 2022 00:36 AM EST

The AFC playoffs will be running through Music City, and the Tennessee Titans should have Derrick Henry back for their first game this postseason. The Tennessee Titans, who used an NFL-high 91 players for the most ever in a non-strike season, clinched their first No. 1 seed since...

The Latest: Raiders beat Chargers with playoff spot on line

Jan. 10, 2022 00:27 AM EST

The Latest from Week 18 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 12:20 a.m. The Las Vegas Raiders have beaten the Los Angeles Chargers on a field goal on the final play of overtime in a playoffs-or-bust finale that would have put both teams in the postseason if...