Rams News of the Day: Nov. 19th

Roberts Woods shoulders burden in Rams’ passing game and then hurts shoulder in fourth quarter –LA Times

Rams receiver Robert Woods left the locker room with a sling on his left arm after suffering a shoulder injury during the fourth quarter of a 24-7 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium.
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Rams notebook: Cornerback duo given difficult assignment in Minnesota

The Rams like Dominique Hatfield and Blake Countess. They’re hard workers and valuable depth players, particularly in practice, but the situation they were put in Sunday was far from ideal.
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Rams believe they learned valuable lessons in 24-7 loss to the Vikings

The feeling was unfamiliar for a Rams team that rolled to victory week after week on its way to becoming one of the NFL’s biggest stories.
Sunday’s 24-7 loss to the Minnesota Vikings in front of 66,809 at noisy U.S. Bank Stadium left players and coaches disappointed but resolute.
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Should be relatively good news after Robert Woods hurts shoulder

Robert Woods suffered a shoulder injury while making a catch Sunday and left U.S. Bank Stadium in a sling. Even in the worst-case scenario, it is almost certain he will be back this season.
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Jared Goff, Todd Gurley slowed in Rams’ loss to Vikings –ESPN

A Minnesota Vikings defense that ranked within the top five in yards and points allowed stifled the Rams’ offense for the 56 minutes that remained in Sunday’s highly anticipated matchup.
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Jared Goff, Rams fall to Vikings; winning streak snapped at four

Reality slipped tackles. It made noise, it limped off the field, it stripped the ball and, in general, made itself a nuisance to a Rams team that wished reality would have stayed outside in the cold.
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Rams machine needs some repairs after 24-7 loss at Minnesota

The Los Angeles Rams arrived in Minnesota with the NFL’s highest-scoring offense, a machine averaging 33 points per game and making the team the talk of the league with this sharp turnaround under new coach Sean McVay. Their four-game winning streak was tossed aside by a determined Vikings defense in a 24-7 defeat on Sunday in this matchup of NFC division leaders.
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Rams receiver Cooper Kupp has rough outing in loss to Vikings –LA Times

Rookie receiver Cooper Kupp has made numerous highlight-reel plays for the Rams. He also has played a role in some of the season’s most disappointing moments.
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Murray, Vikings trample Rams 24-7 in division leader matchup

Case Keenum sure took it to his old team. He gave the Minnesota Vikings another reminder of his ability for good measure, with his status as the starting quarterback still not secure.
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Three takeaways from Vikings’ win over Rams

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Case Keenum shows former Rams teammates his best side

The Rams patted Case Keenum on the back last November and told him: Thanks for everything, but it’s time to move on. They wanted the best for him, but they didn’t want this.

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Winning Formula: Analyzing The Rams’ Unprecedented Turnaround –Video

The Voice of the Vikings, Paul Allen, along with vikings.com’s Mike Wobschall and ex-Gophers WR Ron Jonson, including a breakdown of what makes the Rams so good on both sides of the ball, the biggest factor in their success this season, and a look at the NFC playoff picture as it stands now.

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Rams News of the Day: Nov. 17th

Hobbled during the week, Rams return to almost full health before Vikings showdown –OC Register

Whatever magical injury elixir the Rams have cooked up at their Cal Lutheran headquarters, it seems to have worked for another week.
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Andrew Whitworth, the NFL’s oldest starting lineman, continues to defy odds –OC Register

His 11th season was over, 174 NFL games in the books, and as he settled in for another offseason, Andrew Whitworth could feel every single one.
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Vikings aim to rattle Rams QB Jared Goff in critical NFC showdown

Jared Goff has come close this season to living up to his college nickname of “Mr. Perfect,” but the Vikings are determined to rattle him.
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Practice Report: Week 11 Injury Report, L.A. Prepares for a Noisy Sunday

The Rams will be on the road this weekend travelling to the Midwest to take on the NFC North-leading Vikings. L.A. held its last practice of the week at Cal Lutheran on Friday morning and will hold a final walk-thru session on Saturday in Minnesota. Check out the top three takeaways from Friday:
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One On One: Rams’ McVay Is Big Reason For The Team’s Resurgence –Video

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Rams’ Derek Carrier, Troy Hill questionable for Sunday vs. Vikings

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Film Room: A Breakdown of the Rams’ Top-Ranked Offense –Video

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Will Keenum Outdo the Rams’ Offense? –Video

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Rams’ John Sullivan will return to his NFL roots in Minnesota on Sunday, but doesn’t have nostalgia on his mind –LA Times

John Sullivan is going home to where his NFL career began. The Rams’ center, who has provided quarterback Jared Goff with protection and guidance during a 7-2 start, spent seven seasons with the Minnesota Vikings.
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5 questions surrounding Rams facing Vikings in Week 11

With a key game in store for Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, here are five questions surrounding the Los Angeles Rams.
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Game Preview: Rams, Vikings to Meet in Matchup of First-Place NFC Teams

After a commanding win over the Texans in Week 10, the Rams will look for their fifth-straight victory on Sunday against the Vikings. With both clubs currently boasting 7-2 records, this contest could have significant implications moving forward this season.
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Opponent Breakdown: How to Defend Minnesota’s Explosive Offense

The Vikings’ defense rightly receives plenty of headlines. It’s one of the strongest units in the league under head coach Mike Zimmer, who has built a number of strong defenses over his decades of NFL experience.

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