This is the March 20, 2013 news archive. View today's Rams rumors and news.
PFT on NBC Sports Network: Jeff Fisher, Mike Shanahan and Pete CarrollUpdated Mar 20 Share Tweet
The league meetings have come to an end, but we were able to catch up with three NFL coaches before they headed back home for interviews. Rams coach Jeff Fisher, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan and Seahawks coach Pete Carroll all spoke to Mike Florio for W…
Share TweetThe new 'crown of the helmet' rule change has been controversial, to say the least, but it shouldn't be. Don Banks explains why the rule's detractors are missing the point.Share TweetIt’s not the league’s fight, commissioner says at the NFL owners meetings.
Jeff Fisher: 'They've gotta play us, too'Updated Mar 20 Share TweetPHOENIX -- Jeff Fisher's St. Louis Rams were tough on the NFC West last season. They went 4-1-1 against a division producing two playoff teams. 2012 Rams by Opponent (Per Game) So, when a certain NFC West blogger asked Fisher whether he perked up when t…Source: ESPN.com
Fallout from Jared Cook's move to the RamsUpdated Mar 20 Share TweetPHOENIX -- The Tennessee Titans knew re-signing Jared Cook would be rough when the sides couldn't initially agree over a basic detail. Should Cook be paid like a tight end or a wide receiver? "And really, I didn't want to mess with it," Titans…Source: ESPN.com
Wednesday morning one-linersUpdated Mar 20 Share TweetThe Bills hope more police on patrol at Ralph Wilson Stadium will make games a more family-friendly atmosphere. Shortly after OT Jake Long signed with the Rams, the Dolphins re-signed versatile offensive lineman Nate Garner. Asked how S Adrian Wilson co…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetNotebook • Versatile offensive lineman accepts deal with Titans.Share TweetPHOENIX (AP) -- Concerned with how it will be officiated, NFL owners delayed voting Tuesday on a rule change that would ban offensive players from using the crown of their helmets against defenders in the open field.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetChange is expected in a vote today at a meeting of NFL owners.
Don Banks: Outrage over new helmet rule much ado about nothingMar 20PHOENIX -- Emmitt Smith, Matt Forte, Eric Dickerson and running backs everywhere may squawk, but every change the NFL makes these days on behalf of player safety makes somebody squawk, doesn't it? Should the league really care? Not if it feels like it's…
NFL owners meetings - Pro Bowl survives but change is likelyMar 20The Pro Bowl will survive for next season, but changes are likely. Plus: playoff expansion talk, rules changes and more from the owners meetings.
NFL owners end tuck rule, approve helmet penaltyMar 20In votes Wednesday, the NFL's owners eliminated the tuck rule and agreed to a rule change that would ban offensive players from using the crown of their helmets against defenders in the open field.