Stories tagged: Los Angeles Rams
Thu., July 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
The last time linebacker Samson Ebukam, quarterback Gage Gubrud and the Washington State Cougars were on the same field, the former Eastern Washington stalwarts helped spearhead a 45-42 upset in …
UPDATED: Thu., July 18, 2019, 5:19 p.m.
A Louisiana judge is allowing a lawsuit to proceed against the NFL over the blown playoff “no-call” that led to the Rams beating the Saints and advancing to the Super …
Sun., June 23, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Before former Eastern Washington linebacker Samson Ebukam whittled his way into the Los Angeles Rams’ first-team defense, few pundits were familiar with the Nigeria-born talent. But even after a sophomore …
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 10:15 p.m.
Since the former FCS All-American entered the NFL as an undrafted free-agent in 2016, he’s earned relative longevity in the league, but has rarely suited up on Sundays.
Tue., June 18, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
Los Angeles Rams backup quarterback Blake Bortles fired passes Tuesday to a series of undersized, fleet-footed receivers trying to extend their stay with the flourishing organization.
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 7:52 p.m.
Eagles have landed: Nsimba Webster, Ketner Kupp add to heavy Eastern Washington presence on Rams roster
Nsimba Webster caught an inside screen pass and proceeded to bolt upfield past a host of defenders, including inside linebacker Ketner Kupp.
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 7:14 p.m.
Rams head coach Sean McVay said Cooper Kupp has been smart in his recovery, which isn’t always easy for someone as competitive as the former Walter Payton Award winner.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Kupple of Rams: Ketner Kupp signs with Los Angeles, joining brother Cooper and three other ex-EWU standouts
When asked last season about the professional football prospects of his younger brother, Los Angeles Rams receiver and former Eastern Washington star Cooper Kupp saw a potential self-made NFL linebacker.
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 2:40 p.m.
The Los Angeles Rams have exercised their fifth-year contract option on quarterback Jared Goff for the 2020 season. General manager Les Snead also affirmed the NFC champions’ plan to sign …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 3:04 p.m.
The Los Angeles Rams have plenty of offseason work to do in a short timeframe thanks to their run to the Super Bowl. Head coach Sean McVay must replace quarterbacks …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 8 a.m.
In a Super Bowl snoozer featuring a single touchdown by victorious New England and the high-scoring, newfangled, all-the-rage Los Angeles Rams managing a measly three points, the MVP trophy went …
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 6:15 p.m.
After 16 years without a playoff win under Marvin Lewis, the Bengals decided to try something different. But they had to wait more than a month before hiring Zac Taylor …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 11:38 p.m.
Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay said earlier this week that a talent like injured wide receiver Cooper Kupp can’t be replaced. That appeared to be the case Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams’ electrifying offense shorted out in the Super Bowl
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 11:01 p.m.
The New England Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 on Sunday in a defensive struggle to win the franchise’s sixth Super Bowl.
Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 5 a.m.
Now in his second year in the NFL, Ebukam is slated to start in a Super Bowl, something no other Eastern Washington player has done.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:20 p.m.
Hey, have you guys been here before? If you’re a New England Patriot, the answer pretty much is “all the time.” If you play for the Rams, the reply basically …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 7:13 p.m.
The Los Angeles Rams had 13 consecutive non-winning seasons and no clear team culture before Sean McVay arrived two years ago.
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 4:25 p.m.
Years before Jared Goff or any of today’s Los Angeles Rams were born, Warren Beatty had been carried off on his teammates’ shoulders to celebrate a Rams title that only …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 8:06 p.m.
When the Los Angeles Rams face the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LIII on Sunday in Atlanta, Cooper Kupp, like he did four weeks ago in at the FCS …
Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 4:51 p.m.
A federal judge is refusing to order the NFL to implement a rule that could have led to a do-over of the NFC championship game between the New Orleans Saints …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 4:51 p.m.
The wide-eyed, talented Jared Goff will try to lead his Los Angeles Rams past the grizzled, 41-year-old Tom Brady, who is looking to guide the New England Patriots to their …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 5:18 p.m.
Wade Phillips is in the Super Bowl for the second time in four years after making it just once in his first 37 seasons of NFL coaching. The Los Angeles …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
In his early days as an NFL player in Buffalo, Kurt Schulz got many puzzled looks when he talked about his college alma mater.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
Playing deeper into the winter than he has, Aaron Neary relished what was anything but a normal bye last week in Los Angeles.
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 3:06 p.m.
Rams running back Todd Gurley and Patriots running back Sony Michel were college teammates at Georgia in 2014. Gurley took a good-natured jab at Michel when he said he had …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 1:26 p.m.
Brandin Cooks played for the Patriots in last season’s Super Bowl, and he will play for the Los Angeles Rams against New England this week. The 25-year-old receiver has put …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 8:02 a.m.
The guys from LA seemed to enjoy the spectacle. The silly questions. The ridiculous antics. The carnival-like atmosphere. Why wouldn’t they? It’s all new to most of them.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
The meeting represents the sport’s ultimate, almost comic-book confrontation of separate allegiances, the name of the game even including the word “Super.” And there might not be a more intimately …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 8:27 p.m.
Couch Slouch: Usually at this time, I provide my annual Super Bowling Viewing Guide (for Super Bowl Parties of Six or More). Ain’t gonna happen. I cannot do this anymore. …