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Rams’ ‘Hands Up’ Players To Donate $10K, Attend Ferguson Christmas Party

The St. Louis Rams players at the forefront of their ‘hands up’ movement are taking platform a step further according to reports. Cook and wide receivers Kenny Britt, Tavon Austin, Stedman Bailey and Chris Givens contributed $10,000 to an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party on Friday for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County. Their donations helped purchase...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants at St. Louis Rams: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Two teams outside the playoffs will meet on Sunday when the St. Louis Rams host the New York Giants. The Giants (5-9) have been plagued by inconsistent play and poor talent while the Rams (6-8) season was doomed from the beginning with the loss of Sam Bradford. Coverage of this game will air on FOX beginning at 4:05 pm ET from the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, MO. The Odds: The...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

This story about William Hayes and Eugene Sims might make you cry

A couple weeks back, William Hayes and Eugene Sims both missed a stretch of practice due to deaths in the family. Neither defensive lineman missed any game time, which is pretty amazing considering what the two were going through. Yesterday, ESPN’s Nick Wagoner shed some light on Sims’ and Hayes’ loss. Within just a few days of each other, Hayes lost his grandmother, Bessie...
Via cover32 - Rams
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 St. Louis Rams contract priorities for the offseason

The Rams still have two games left to play, but since the only real meaning left in them is ending on a positive note heading into 2015, it’s time to begin the annual shift into the offseason. The Rams have a tricky one ahead of them, as they’ve still got a unique quarterback situation on their hands as well as the task of keeping around a few potential veteran free agents-to...
Via cover32 - Rams
1 day ago  |  Discuss

'Hands Up' players to attend Ferguson Christmas party

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Rams are following through on plans to aid residents in nearby Ferguson. The five players who did the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" gesture before a recent home game are scheduled to appear at an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party on Friday for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County. Tight end Jared Cook and wide receivers Kenny Britt, Tavon...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rams' Gaines is lone rookie CB in NFL to start every game this season

ST. LOUIS -- Defensive back E.J. Gaines slipped into St. Louis Rams training camp as an afterthought. Turns out, the sixth-round pick has been a steal. Gaines has started every game for a defense that hasn't allowed a touchdown the last three games. He is the only rookie cornerback in the NFL to start every game. "A pleasant surprise? No, I wouldn't say that," coach Jeff Fisher said...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
2 days ago  |  Discuss

St Louis Rams: no playoffs, whats next?

With the Rams mathematically eliminated from playoff contention for the season, they have to be disappointed with their season but also excited for the future. This is a team with a plethora of young talent with players who flirted with stardom during the 2014 year. There are definitely things to improve on for next year and the front office will have to make some critical decisions...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams' Cook: Poor choice of words led to meeting with Fisher

  Jared Cook spoke eloquently about why he and four St. Louis Rams teammates did the ''Hands Up'' gesture, but comments about his coach get him in trouble last week. It's ''not just a Ferguson thing,'' the Rams tight end said earlier this month. ''It's a worldwide thing. You don't need to burn down your community, you don't need to harm others to get your message across.'' However...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cook's critical words after Rams' loss leads to meeting with Fisher

ST. LOUIS -- Jared Cook spoke eloquently about why he and four St. Louis Rams teammates did the "Hands Up" gesture, but comments about his coach get him in trouble last week. It's "not just a Ferguson thing," the Rams tight end said earlier this month. "It's a worldwide thing. You don't need to burn down your community, you don't need to harm others to get your message across." However...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams' Cook: Poor choice of words led to Fisher meeting

ST. LOUIS (AP) Jared Cook spoke eloquently about why he and four St. Louis Rams teammates did the ''Hands Up'' gesture, but comments about his coach get him in trouble last week. It's ''not just a Ferguson thing,'' the Rams tight end said earlier this month. ''It's a worldwide thing. You don't need to burn down your community, you don't need to harm others to get your message across...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams nominate Johnny Hekker as Walter Payton Man of the Year

It’s been quite the year for Johnny Hekker. Way back in February, he played in the Pro Bowl and was named an All-Pro shortly thereafter for the 2013 season. His 2014 season has been a satisfying encore to last year. He once again ranks among the best in all the important punter-related categories, has successfully converted three out of three fake special teams plays and, oh yeah...
Via cover32 - Rams
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL relocation to Los Angeles is gaining steam

We have read the reports. We have heard politicians talk about the likelihood. Heck, we have even started to hear key owners step up in support of the idea. And considering that multiple owners meetings took place in November, some with the likely focus on relocation, the idea of a NFL team moving to Los Angeles has been put on the front burner, at least privately. Now comes this...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

17 QB options the Arizona Cardinals should consider immediately

The Arizona Cardinals are running out of quarterbacks while somehow having the best record in the NFL. They need a QB, and we have some options. Shane Falco maybe? The post 17 Possible QB Options The Arizona Cardinals Should Consider Immediately appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce Arians had an awesome postgame conference

Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians did some serious chest-beating after his team’s win over the St. Louis Rams on Thursday night. After entering the game as four-point underdogs, the Cardinals dominated the Rams defensively and gave up just two field goals the entire game. The Rams’ defense, which was coming off back-to-back shutouts, had...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: St. Louis Rams WR Kenny Britt Gets Blasted After Making Big Catch Against Arizona

In a defensive battle like the one the Cardinals and Rams were engaged in Thursday night every single bit of offense that is generated matters. Defenses can sense this of course and are like heat seeking missiles in an attempt to make sure ball carriers think twice about daring to enter their zone. Some are able to handle it; some are not.During the second half Thursday night Rams...
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: St. Louis Rams Punter Johnny Hekker Flexes During Thursday Night's Intro

St. Louis Rams punter Johnny Hekker was riding a high heading in to Thursday night's game against the Arizona Cardinals. Why? The man signed a six-year, $18 million contract extension earlier in the week with $9 million of it guaranteed. It is the largest guarantee a punter has ever had. So to say he was a little excited going in to the game is an understatement.In case the week...
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams make monetary donation to police charity

The St. Louis Rams organization donated an unspecified amount of money to The Backstoppers, an organization which helps families of police officers, paramedics and firefighters who have been killed in the line of duty. The gesture in and of itself is awesome. No one in their right mind would criticize the donation in a vacuum. However, this gesture, as great as it might be,...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher wants Sam Bradford back with Rams in 2015

The St. Louis Rams enter Thursday night’s matchup against the Arizona Cardinals with two consecutive wins by a combined 76-0 score. They do so with Shaun Hill playing solid football under center. But no one in their right mind views Hill as the long-term solution at quarterback. This has led some to openly wonder what the Rams have planned at this all-important position moving...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Fisher trolls Robert Griffin III during coin toss

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher mixed things up a bit before Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins. He elected to send out a different group of captains during the coin toss. No harm, right? Except the captains he chose were the six active players the team acquired using draft picks from the 2012 trade between the two teams. The Redskins traded the house for the...
Via The Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Auburn Greats Tre Mason And Greg Robinson Wore Alabama Gear After Losing Bet To Barrett Jones

The St. Louis Rams picked up two of the most important pieces from Auburn’s 2013-14 SEC Championship team during last Spring’s draft, running back Tre Mason and offensive lineman Greg Robinson. One of their teammates, Barrett Jones, is an Alabama alumnus, so naturally the group made a bet on last weekend’s Iron Bowl. Mason and Robinson don’t look to thrilled to be on the...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jared Cook says he's received threats for ‘hands up, don’t shoot’ gesture

Jared Cook was one of a handful of St. Louis Rams players who took the field last Sunday doing a “hands up, don’t shoot” gesture. Not surprisingly, the political statement has led to threats on social media. On Wednesday night, Cook told The Associated Press that he believes the “world understands” why the players did...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Black Police Association in St. Louis commends Rams players’ protest

Not all St. Louis police officers were offended by the Rams players’ “Hands up, don’t shoot” gesture in support of Mike Brown’s family. The same day that the predominantly white St. Louis Police Officers Association condemned the Rams players’ silent pregame protest, an organization representing black police officers in St. Louis applauded the players for their gesture...
Via NESN.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ditka embarrassed for Rams who did 'hands up, don't shoot'

Five St. Louis Rams players did a “Hands up, don’t shoot” gesture before Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders. And the show of solidarity has caused quite a stir in the sports community. ESPN analyst Mike Ditka was the latest person to weigh in. He empathized with Ferguson police officers and the city’s inhabitants over the events that have taken place there. On the...
Via The Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Medalist who raised fist at 1968 Olympics lauds Rams players

On Sunday, five St. Louis Rams players raised their hands during pre-game introductions in order to show support for Ferguson protesters. That decision has since spun off into its own controversy. The St. Louis Police Officers Association called on the Rams to apologize and face discipline for their actions (the NFL has declined to punish Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Rams change social narrative with hand raising for Ferguson

The recent, tumultuous times in the St. Louis area have been as intense and all-encompassing of a social situation as there’s been in the past 50 years. It is a..... The post The St. Louis Rams Raise Hands While Raising The Stakes In The Social Narrative appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
18 days ago  |  Discuss
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