Dave Peacock Talks St. Louis Stadium Project, Future of Rams –Audio

Dave Peacock has been the point man of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon’s St. Louis stadium task force for the past several months, and continues to push the project forward despite Rams owner Stan Kroenke’s apparent desire to relocate the team to Los Angeles.

Peacock joined The Hollywood Casino Press Box on Tuesday to discuss the project’s progress and the future of the NFL in St. Louis.

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Rams News Daily Summary: Mar. 2

Riverfront Stadium Gets New Frills, Keeps Some Historic Buildings –PD
Gone are the light towers, the square Jumbotrons and the parking lot grids.

Gordon: Relocation Talk Reduces Rams Draft Intrigue
While most pro football fans were gearing up for their team’s big games in recent years, Rams fans have fired up for the annual NFL draft.

New Renderings of Proposed Rams Stadium Released –Video

Where Should the Rams Concentrate Their Free Agent Spending? –Audio

Could Marcus Mariota Fall to the Rams? –Wagoner
The general consensus even before quarterbacks Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston declared for the NFL draft has been that both would be long gone before the St. Louis Rams make their pick at No. 10 in April.

Jeff Fisher Not in Favor of Changing Extra Point –Wagoner
As a member of the NFL’s competition committee, St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher is often a go-to guy for media looking for answers about potential rule changes in the league.

NFC West Free Agency Preview –USA Today
A snapshot of each team’s roster and considerations heading into free agency, which officially begins March 10 at 4 p.m. ET:

Rams Free-Agent Preview: Wide Receivers –Wagoner
The free-agent market is scheduled to open March 10 and teams may begin negotiations with those poised to hit the market beginning March 7.

Morning Ram-blings: L.A. Battles Underway –Wagoner
The competition to get a stadium built in Los Angeles has been going on for years.

Rams Strength Coach Rock Gullickson: Director of the Bench Press –Video

Will the Rams stay in St. Louis? –Video

Race to Los Angeles Continues to Heat Up –Video

Rams Top Ten: Big Hits from 2014 –Video

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Riverfront Stadium Gets New Frills, Keeps Some Historic Buildings –PD

• By David Hunn

ST. LOUIS • Gone are the light towers, the square Jumbotrons and the parking lot grids.

The newest plans for an open-air riverfront stadium add a translucent lip girding the arena, giant televisions that rise with the stadium walls and greener, more geometric parking.

They even keep a few historic buildings, deemed too important, so far, to bulldoze.

“It really gives me peace of mind,” said Jack Larrison, owner of Shady Jack’s Saloon on North Broadway, whose biker bar now stays. “I worried to death about relocating.”

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Gordon: Relocation Talk Reduces Rams Draft Intrigue

• By Jeff Gordon

While most pro football fans were gearing up for their team’s big games in recent years, Rams fans have fired up for the annual NFL draft.

Each spring they channeled their inner Mel Kiper Jr.-Todd McShay personnel debate. They watched college all-star games, tuned into the scouting combine, pored over draft projections and wondered which collegiate stars would bring hope to Rams Park and break the cycle of despair.

Recent drafts have been way more entertaining than the actual games. The remarkable Robert Griffin III heist made the Rams a major draft story three years running.

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