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Is it kickoff yet?

Considering that OTAs are in full swing, it’s been a ridiculously slow news week in Rams Nation. Sure, we’ve had the typical pre-season quotes: Aaron Donald looks like a Rookie of the Year candidate  (except for the fact that we haven’t seen any rookies in game action,) that there will be competition at every position (competition, maybe, but does anyone…

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Gregg Williams “backed down” by Fisher?

  (Okay, the image is barely related, but I love this picture.) New defensive coordinator Gregg Williams’ reputation preceded him when he arrived in St. Louis, and his role in the bounty scandal in New Orleans has led many non-Rams NFL fans to wish failure upon him and to expect illegal behaviour with no indicator it…

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Remembering the Titans is not effective

If there’s one thing we know about Jeff Fisher, it’s that he values loyalty extremely highly — sometimes to a fault. But at some point, the loyalty has to be called into question. Luckily, with the Rams fanbase having suffered through a decade of futility and just now catching a glimpse of the promised future…

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Season will be on Bradford’s shoulders

It feels like this has been a common theme for the past three seasons, but the 2014 Rams will only go as far as Sam Bradford can take them. Quarterbacks in the NFL today are an eclectic mix. For every game-breaking skill player like the Saints’ Drew Brees and the Broncos’ Peyton Manning, there’s an…

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Team previews in 32 puns, part two

This is part two of my punny season previews, using at least one player’s name from each team in a prediction of how I see them doing this year. Read part one here. Miami Dolphins: Last season was marred by the bullying scandal, proving that the Devlin the details can derail a team in a hurry.…