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Rams match Lions’ offer sheet for RB Brown

[ad_1] 12:33 PM ETLindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketballThe Los Angeles Rams have matched the Detroit Lions' offer sheet for running back Malcolm Brown, the Rams announced Friday.The Lions' offer sheet included a two-year deal, according to the Rams, so Brown will remain under contract through the 2020 season.With the departure
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Cowboys, Rams get preseason date in Hawaii

[ad_1] 5:43 PM ETLindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketballTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Rams and Dallas Cowboys will play a preseason game in Hawaii on Aug. 17, the Rams announced Thursday.The game will take place in Honolulu at Aloha Stadium, which served as the longtime home of the Pro
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Cowboys, Rams to play preseason game in Hawaii

[ad_1] 5:21 PM ETLindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketballTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - The Los Angeles Rams and Dallas Cowboys will play a preseason game in Hawaii on Aug. 17, the Rams announced Thursday.The game will take place in Honolulu at Aloha Stadium, which served as the long-time home of the Pro
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Ex-Packers LB Matthews to Rams on 2-year deal

[ad_1] After a decade with the Green Bay Packers, linebacker Clay Matthews is signing with the Los Angeles Rams on a two-year deal, the Rams announced Tuesday night.The Packers' career sack leader with 83.5, Matthews registered only 3.5 sacks last season, the lowest single-season total of his career. That was despite playing in all 16 games in the final season of a five-year, $66 million contract.The 2009 first-round pick (26th
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QB Bortles finalizing deal with Rams, source says

[ad_1] Former Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles is finalizing a deal to join the Los Angeles Rams as Jared Goff's backup, a source told ESPN's Jeff Darlington.The Jaguars waived Bortles after five tumultuous seasons, just hours after signing free-agent quarterback Nick Foles.Cutting Bortles, who was drafted third overall in 2014 by the Jaguars, was expected after the team benched him for backup Cody Kessler and fired offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett
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Rams strength coach charged with sexual battery

[ad_1] THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Los Angeles Rams strength and conditioning coach Ted Rath has been charged on suspicion of sexual battery, according to Ventura County court records.On Friday, Rath's attorney, Vicki Podberesky, entered a not guilty plea on three counts of misdemeanor sexual battery.Rath, 35, was arrested Jan. 15 on suspicion of sexual battery, stemming from an incident in Moorpark, California -- approximately 10 miles from the team's training
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OL Saffold agrees to deal with Titans

[ad_1] Former Los Angeles Rams offensive lineman Rodger Saffold intends to sign a four-year, $44 million deal that includes $22.5 million guaranteed with the Tennessee Titans, a source tells ESPN's Adam Schefter.Saffold, 30, was the Rams' longest-tenured player after the organization selected him in the second round (33rd overall) of the 2010 draft from Indiana.Last season, Saffold played an instrumental role in helping to protect quarterback Jared Goff as he
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S Joyner to sign 4-year deal with Raiders

[ad_1] Former Los Angeles Rams franchise safety Lamarcus Joyner plans to sign a four-year deal with the Oakland Raiders, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.After the Los Angeles Rams and Joyner were unable to come to a long-term agreement, he played last season on the franchise tag and earned $11.28 million. He intercepted one pass and ranked third on the team with 78 tackles.The Raiders' deal with Joyner comes just
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LB Fowler, Rams reach 1-year deal, source says

[ad_1] The Los Angeles Rams announced on Sunday that they've agreed to terms on a new deal with outside linebacker Dante Fowler Jr.The club didn't release terms, but a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter the deal is for one year.The Rams, with a pressing need for an edge rusher, completed a trade for Fowler with the Jacksonville Jaguars ahead of the deadline last season in exchange for a third-round draft
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OLB Fowler agrees to re-sign with Rams

[ad_1] The Los Angeles Rams announced on Sunday that they've agreed to terms on a new deal with outside linebacker Dante Fowler Jr.The club didn't release terms, but ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the deal is for one year.The Rams, with a pressing need for an edge rusher, completed a trade for Fowler with the Jacksonville Jaguars ahead of the deadline last season in exchange for a third-round draft pick in