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Los Angeles Rams: Wade Phillips confident over Aaron Donald contract situation

SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 17: Quarterback Russell Wilson<p>With minicamp in the book, Aaron Donald’s contract situation is still the popular topic of …

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Wade Phillips does not seem concerned about Aaron Donald's absence from the offseason program. Said in a classic deadpan: "We feel like it will happen sooner or later, hopefully sooner. He didn't come til later last year and did OK. I guess he fit in in a 3-4, everybody was worried about that."

Wade Phillips does not seem concerned about Aaron Donald's absence from the offseason program. Said in a classic deadpan: "We feel like it will …

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Wade Phillips on Ndamukong Suh's fit with Rams: 'Great players fit in'

When the Los Angeles Rams signed Ndamukong Suh after he was released by the Miami Dolphins, some questioned how he’d fit in Wade Phillips’ defense. Having played the same position as Aaron Donald for just about all of his career, it was reasonable to question where the Rams would play Suh.<p>Shortly …

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Franklin-Myers Primed for Development Under Wade Phillips

John Franklin-Myers stands to progress and develop greatly, as he gets set to join a stacked Rams' defensive line room.

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Wade Phillips: They say I’m old, but it doesn’t get old to me

Getty Images<p>Wade Phillips has seen a lot in his more than 40 years coaching in the NFL. Phillips, 70, has coached in the NFL longer than Sean McVay, …

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Wade Phillips has no plans to 'manage' the new personalities on the Rams' defense

Phillips is excited to work with Marcus Peters, Aqib Talib and Ndamukong Suh<p>The Los Angeles Rams have been one of the NFL's busiest teams this …

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Wade Phillips, Los Angeles Rams

Rams defensive coordinator Wade Phillips discusses the culture in L.A. and why he believes Aaron Donald is on his way to the Hall of Fame.

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Wade Phillips: I don’t manage players, I work with them

Getty Images<p>After the Rams signed defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, head coach Sean McVay said he isn’t worried about Suh fitting into the mix that the …

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Wade Phillips not out to 'manage' new Rams personalities

When Bum Phillips patrolled the sideline in the 1970s and '80s he was known as the quintessential player's coach of the generation. Years later, his …

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Rams' Wade Phillips has punny tweet about offseason moves

Dec 3, 2017; Glendale, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Wade Phillips against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. …

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Super-teams have a history of fizzling in the NFL. Can the Rams buck the trend?

NFL traditionalists can begin their finger-wagging now, aimed in the direction of the Los Angeles Rams. Trying to construct what amounts to a super-team by bringing in big-name veteran players generally has not been a path to success in a league in which the time-tested method of wise roster …

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Wade Phillips may be more important than Rams head coach Sean McVay this season

In an offseason where the Los Angeles Rams have set a torrid pace, defensive coordinator Wade Phillips may become the most critical member on the LA …

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Podcast: Suh is a Ram; could Beckham Jr. be next?

The Rams’ wild offseason continues, as Ndamukong Suh signed a one-year deal to play next to Aaron Donald on L.A.’s stacked defensive line. Inside the …

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Will the Rams’ stunning offseason continue with Odell Beckham Jr. trade?

The Rams, having maintained their quota of a blockbuster move every couple weeks, might not be done.<p>Odell Beckham Jr. is the latest big name tied to …

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Former Raiders free-agent target signs in NFC West

Former Raiders free-agent target signs in NFC West<p>USATSI<p>LOS ANGELES (AP) — Decades ago, the Los Angeles Rams’ defense was fronted by the Fearsome …

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Jared Goff, Wade Phillips react to Rams signing Suh

Members of the Rams organization and players around the league responded to Ndamukong Suh joining forces with Aaron Donald and Wade Phillips in La La …

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Jared Goff, Wade Phillips Have Perfect Reactions to Rams Signing Ndamukong Suh

The Los Angeles Rams announced the signing of defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh on Monday, and his new teammates appear to be already excited.<p>Quarterback Jared Goff and defensive coordinator Wade Phillips seemingly showed their appreciation in GIF form:<p>According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Suh took a …

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NFL's top upgraded units through free agency

Free agency is all about shoring up weaknesses or mitigating losses. It’s most important to fill needs in free agency and through trades as it’s best …

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Report: Kentucky adds 2020 non-conference game against Ohio Valley squad

The Kentucky Wildcats have already finished their 2019 schedule, and now they are done with their 2020 schedule.<p>The Wildcats will reportedly play an …

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Ahmmon Richards (knee) sits in first practice

Miami junior WR Ahmmon Richards (knee) did not participate in the program's opening to spring practice on Tuesday.<p>This does not come as a real …

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Jets trade up to No. 3 with an eye on QB

The Jets now hold the No. 3 pick in the 2018 NFL Draft after trading with the Colts.<p>The Jets send two 2018 second round picks (No. 37 and No. 49), a …

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ECU DT Tyree Owens (academics) off team

ECU redshirt senior DT Tyree Owens (academics) is no longer listed on the roster.<p>It's been a bumpy collegiate ride for Owens, who initially joined …

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Report: N. Texas HC Littrell getting new deal

The Denton Record-Chronicle's Brett Vito reports that North Texas is finalizing a new contract for HC Seth Littrell.<p>Littrell just netted a five-year …

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Trumaine Johnson deal with Jets proves cornerback was too expensive for Rams

When seeing what the New York Jets are expected to pay Trumaine Johnson, the Los Angeles Rams made the right decision by moving on from the …

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How good can Rams secondary be in 2018?

Somebody in the NFL community said earlier this week that the <b>Los Angeles Rams</b> turned their secondary into a primary. There couldn’t be a better way …

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Could Johnny Manziel get a shot with Patriots?

Could Johnny Manziel get a shot with Patriots?<p>File photo<p>Corey Dillon, Randy Moss. Those are just two of the troubled players who thrived after coming …

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John Lynch: 49ers had deal in place for Aqib Talib

ORLANDO, Fla. – Raiders head coach Jon Gruden is a popular guy, widely respected among players and in NFL circles. The same can be said for his …

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Pats can't have it all in free agency . . . but they'll need something

This time of year, football fans get to turn the clock back a bit.<p>Way back. To when they were little kids strapped in a shopping carriage. Back when …

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Rams take worthwhile risk for massive CB upgrade

Having been the architect who helped the <b>Denver Broncos</b> morph from a team built around a record-setting offense to one celebrating a championship …

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Rams send funny Wade Phillips tweet after trading for Talib

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports<p>The Los Angeles Rams have given Wade Phillips a secondary that has the potential to be the best in football in 2018, …

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