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Rams training camp Twitter recap: Final practice at UC Irvine

The Los Angeles Rams wrapped up their final practice of training camp on Thursday before heading home to take on the Oakland Raiders on Saturday at the Coliseum. It concludes their three-week stay at UC Irvine, which was filled with position battles, mic’d-up videos and highlight-reel plays from …

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Sean McVay 'really having a tough time' balancing preseason risk, reward

One of the biggest challenges of being a coach in the preseason is deciding who to play when, and how much. Football is a very physical and demanding sport, so there’s risk of injury on every single snap each week.<p>It’s precisely why so many coaches opt to simply rest the majority of their starters …

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ATN: Andrew Whitworth at Rams training camp

On a practice field filled with heroes, the Around the NFL band has a sit down conversation with Andrew Whitworth about the expectations for the 2018 …

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Meet some of the NFL dads celebrating National Twins Day

The NFL has been trying to reach families with its "Football is Family" advertising campaign for several years now, but rarely is the focus on a …

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Are expectations too high for Jimmy Garoppolo?

VIDEO<p>On the border of a practice field oozing with heroes, the Around the NFL squad talks LA Rams' offense with playmaker, Robert Woods. Watch<p>On a …

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Several veterans, including Andrew Whitworth, John Sullivan, Michael Brockers, Ndamukong Suh, Aqib Talib and Todd Gurley, did not practice Saturday. On Sunday, the Rams will hold their first full-pads practice. Sean McVay said they would hit but that he didn't anticipate any tackling during camp for injury-prevention purposes.

Several veterans, including Andrew Whitworth, John Sullivan, Michael Brockers, Ndamukong Suh, Aqib Talib and Todd Gurley, did not practice Saturday. …

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Joe Mixon drops 12 pounds, aims for breakout season

We're mostly past "I'm in the best shape of my life" season, but are circling back for one more notable weight-loss journey.<p>Bengals running back Joe …

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Andrew Whitworth on Todd Gurley: ‘Give him space and he’s gonna do the rest’

For the NFL Top 100, Los Angeles Rams offensive tackle Andrew Whitworth praised his teammate and former Georgia running back Todd Gurley.<p>“Give him …

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Rams 2018 training camp preview: Quarterback

Jul 26,2018<p>With training camp just about two weeks away, we’re kicking off our positional preview series with the Los Angeles Rams’ quarterbacks. For years, the franchise had trouble finding a true stud at the most important position in sports, but that’s changed with Jared Goff in the picture.<p>The …

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Los Angeles Rams: PFF ranking shows offensive line isn’t getting any younger

Pro Football Focus recently conducted their offensive line rankings for the 2018 season, and put the Los Angeles Rams at No. 10.<p>Last offseason, one …

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NFL Network's "Top 100" concluded, and the Rams had seven representatives, tied with the Vikings for the most in the NFL. The Chargers had five. For Rams: Todd Gurley (6), Aaron Donald (7), Jared Goff (38), Aqib Talib (53), Ndamukong Suh (61), Marcus Peters (79), Andrew Whitworth (87). For Chargers: Joey Bosa (37), Keenan Allen (41), Philip Rivers (56), Casey Hayward (59), Melvin Ingram (76).

NFL Network's "Top 100" concluded, and the Rams had seven representatives, tied with the Vikings for the most in the NFL. The Chargers had five. For …

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Marcus Peters compares switching sides at CB to using 'training wheels'

Jun 21,2018<p>You’d be hard-pressed to find an NFL player more confident in himself than Marcus Peters. The Los Angeles Rams cornerback never shies away from sharing his opinion, believing he’s the best defensive back in the league.<p>He has every right to ooze confidence, too, considering he leads the …

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Jared Goff: QBs won't have 'too much of a great time' vs. Rams CBs

Jun 13,2018<p>Practices look very different for Jared Goff this year not because of major changes made to the offense, but because of the revamped defense. In addition to facing Ndamukong Suh on the defensive line, Goff also has to go up against two All-Pro cornerbacks in Marcus Peters and Aqib …

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Los Angeles Rams offensive tackle Andrew Whitworth weighs in on teammate defensive tackle Aaron Donald's holdout

Los Angeles Rams tackle Andrew Whitworth joins "Inside Minicamp Live" to discuss the Rams' 2018 expectations, defensive tackle Aaron Donald's holdout …

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PFF ranks Andrew Whitworth among best players over 35 years old

After fielding arguably the NFL’s worst offensive line in 2016, the Los Angeles Rams set out to remake the unit last offseason. They did exactly that by bringing in Andrew Whitworth and John Sullivan, two savvy veterans over the age of 30.<p>In Whitworth’s case, he was coming off of back-to-back Pro …

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John Sullivan found an easy way to make Andrew Whitworth feel old

Andrew Whitworth is no stranger to offseason workouts and OTAs. Being a 12-year veteran entering his 13th season in the NFL, he’s familiar with the importance of building chemistry in the spring and early summertime.<p>As a result of being so experienced, Whitworth is also getting up there in age. At …

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Watch: PFF analysts break down Rams' 2018 NFL Draft class

May 17,2018<p>The Los Angeles Rams came away with 11 picks in the 2018 NFL Draft, addressing all of their biggest roster needs in the process. The usual wheeling and dealing of Les Snead garnered three additional picks for the Rams, whose first pick came in the third round.<p>Even without first- or …

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Los Angeles Rams: Andrew Whitworth rightfully earns NFL Top 100 spot for 2018

In what shouldn’t come as a surprise at all, Andrew Whitworth of the Los Angeles Rams earned a spot on the NFL Top 100 list for the 2018 season.<p>With …

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Los Angeles Rams: Rookies in great position to learn from Andrew Whitworth

After the Los Angeles Rams used their first two picks of the 2018 NFL Draft on offensive line, rookies Joseph Noteboom and Brian Allen can learn a …

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Rams make first selection, pick offensive tackle Joseph Noteboom from TCU

It took awhile, but the Los Angeles Rams made a pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, selecting offensive tackle Joseph Noteboom from TCU.<p>The Los Angeles Rams …

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Rams re-sign Cornelius Lucas

Getty Images<p>Tackle Cornelius Lucas took a visit to Kansas City recently, but he won’t be joining the Chiefs for the 2018 season.<p>Ian Rapoport of NFL …

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Sean McVay not worried that Rams don't have first- or second-round picks

Apr 08,2018<p>For the second year in a row, the Los Angeles Rams will sit idly by as the rest of the NFL makes its first-round selections on April 26. They were without a top-32 pick in 2017 after trading up for Jared Goff one year prior, but this time, it’s the result of a recent Brandin Cooks trade …

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Look: Todd Gurley savagely ribs Cooper Kupp on Instagram

Apr 04,2018<p>As good as Cooper Kupp was in 2017, he did have his fair share of drop issues. In total, he dropped five passes, which ranked ninth in the NFL. The rookie almost always bounced back after not hauling in a pass, but his surprisingly inconsistent hands last year were a frequent discussion …

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Cooper Kupp was NFL's top receiver on this route in 2017

Apr 02,2018<p>Cooper Kupp came into the NFL with sky-high expectations from not only Los Angeles Rams fans, but draft pundits who called him their “pet cat” leading up to the big event. He met (and exceeded) the hype by catching 62 passes for 869 yards and five touchdowns, leading the team in …

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Andrew Whitworth earning All-Free Agent Team honors shows Rams struck gold in 2017

One of the best decisions the Los Angeles Rams could have made in 2017 was signing Andrew Whitworth to boost the protection on the offensive line.<p>As …

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Rams LT Andrew Whitworth named to all-time free agent team

Mar 31,2018<p>Although the Los Angeles Rams have been far more aggressive this offseason than they were in 2017, they made several worthwhile moves a year ago. In addition to signing Andrew Whitworth, they also added Robert Woods, Nickell Robey-Coleman, John Sullivan and Kayvon Webster – many of which …

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Best move for each NFL team thus far this offseason

Now that pretty much all the big-name free agents have signed and a ton of trades have taken place around the NFL, teams have started to focus on the …

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NFL Mock Draft 2018: Bills, Jaguars land right QBs; 49ers start own 'LOB'

One NFL mock draft is never good enough, especially if it comes before free agency. While the results and rumors from the NFL Combine provided a …

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John Sullivan is returning to the Rams

Getty Images<p>The Rams are keeping center John Sullivan on a two-year deal, the team announced Friday night. The deal is worth $15 million, according …

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Bills Notebook: Beane will 'root for Tyrod the rest of his career'; onto the draft

Brandon Beane made it clear Friday that, as far as he's concerned, the Buffalo Bills and Tyrod Taylor parted on good terms.<p>"I really hope that's a …

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