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Looking back on five things to watch in the St. Louis Rams' 24-21 win against Baltimore in Thursday night's preseason finale. 1.Backup quarterback quandary. Starting quarterback Sam Bradford didn’t play a single snap as the Rams protected him in the fin…Share Tweet
Rams GM Snead: McLeod to startDuring the broadcast of Thursday night's preseason finale, St. Louis Rams general manager Les Snead made an appearance in the booth and made an interesting comment about safety Rodney McLeod. Snead was discussing the lack of playing time for Rams starte…Share Tweet
After settlement, ex-Ram Farr fears for futureFormer St. Louis Rams defensive tackle D'Marco Farr isn't on the list of more than 4,500 plaintiffs who settled their concussion-related lawsuit with the NFL in a deal announced Thursday. That doesn't mean he hasn't thought about it. "Every day I t…Share Tweet
Vargas, Angels blank Rays in series finaleJason Vargas allowed two hits over seven innings and the Los Angeles Angels held off the Tampa Bay Rays 2-0 on Thursday.Share Tweet
Watch Nick Young Throw Down An Easy 360 Alley-Oopdimemag.com Aug 29, 2013When he isn’t adding to his ridiculous sneaker collection or being a NBA fashion icon, Nick Young is busy making dunking look really, REALLY easy. Seriously, check him out here during a recent workout with the Lakers. Swaggy P goes backdoor in a drill a…Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 29, 2013Less than two months after the Los Angeles Clippers shipped him to the Phoenix Suns, Caron Butler now appears to be on his way to the third team involved in that early July three-way dance. New Suns general manager Ryan McDonough has reportedly flipped …Share TweetAmong the issues to monitor: Bradford looks good, but what does it mean? When should Tavon Time begin? And, what's up with Chris Long?Share TweetThe proposed $765 million settlement would fund medical exams, concussion-related compensation and medical research.Share Tweetdeadspin.com Aug 29, 2013Ryan and Brian, the famous Lakers Bros and the best interview subjects Deadspin has ever had, recently won LA Weekly's meme of the year award. Naturally, they have a lot of people (and things) to thank, so they went ahead and filmed an acceptance speech…Share TweetThe proposed $765 million settlement would fund medical exams, concussion-related compensation and medical research.Share TweetCNNSI.com Aug 29, 2013The AL MVP race is once again between Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout, but this time Cabrera deserves to be in front.Share Tweet
Here’s DeAndre Jordan being punched in the face in super slow motion (Video)yahoo.com Aug 29, 2013Listen, if nothing else, you can't say that this blog post didn't deliver exactly what the headline promised. No misdirection or tomfoolery here — this is, straight up, a brief video clip of Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan being punched in th…Share TweetWelcome to "Breakfast with Bernie," a daily take on the sports world brought to you from the First Bank studio by Papa John's pizza.Share Tweet
Yasiel Puig Pulled From Game For Taking His Sweet-Ass Timedeadspin.com Aug 29, 2013What unwritten rule did Dodgers rookie/conga line dancer Yasiel Puig violate this time, leading to a mid-game benching and a round of paroxysmal I-told-you-sos from our nation's baseball columnists? Actually, this one's pretty justified.Read more...Share TweetTeam enters preseason finale against Ravens tonight with many roster spots still up for grabs.Share Tweet
St. Louis Rams running back Benny Cunningham 29-yard runAug 29St. Louis Rams running back Benny Cunningham jets right for a 29-yard pickup to the Baltimore Ravens 15-yard line.
St. Louis Rams wide receiver Nick Johnson 4-yard touchdownAug 29St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis finds wide receiver Nick Johnson for a 4-yard touchdown.
St. Louis Rams wide receiver Brian Quick 26-yard catchAug 29St. Louis Rams quarterback Kellen Clemens passes deep to wide receiver Brian Quick for a 26-yard gain to the Baltimore Ravens 3 yard line.
St. Louis Rams running back Chase Reynolds 17-yard touchdownAug 29St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis finds running back Chase Reynolds who breaks a tackle for a 17-yard touchdown.