Rams Team Grades: Saints Offense Overpowers Rams DefenseDrew Brees and the New Orleans Saints' offense picked apart the Los Angeles Rams' defense in week 12. The Rams surrendered 49 points, which overshadowed rookie quarterback Jared Goff's impressive first half performance. In the end, the team suffered an embarrassing 49-21 loss.
Rams Team Headlines: Three Fourth-Quarter Disappointments For Los Angeles In 2016The Los Angeles Rams are 4-6 this season, but in three of those six losses, the Rams were either tied in the fourth quarter or leading in the final 15 minutes. For a team with a defensive guru at the head of the coaching staff, this just isn't what should be happening in Los Angeles with the talent on the defensive side of the ball. The Rams have fielded one of the best defenses in the league this season, in terms of points allowed, so why are they blowing it in the fourth quarter so often in 2016?
Rams Team Grades: Fourth Quarter Collapse Curses Conservative Los AngelesThe Los Angeles Rams were so close to getting back to .500 with six games left in the 2016 regular season. Leading 10-0 midway through the fourth quarter, the Rams defense gave up two late touchdowns to the Miami Dolphins, and Los Angeles lost the game.
Rams Team Grades: Defense Saves The Day For LAClinging to a 9-6 lead late in the fourth quarter, the Los Angeles Rams defense came up big, forcing the game's only turnover to preserve a road victory over the New York Jets.
Rams Week 10 Injury Report: Los Angeles Faces Jets With Mostly Healthy RosterWhile the Los Angeles Rams have dropped four straight games now to fall to 3-5 on the season, the team has gotten healthier midseason thanks to the bye two weeks ago. Simply put, the Rams have few injury concerns of note as they try to salvage what's left of the NFL's 2016 regular season.
Rams Team Grades: Penalties Hurt L.A. In Another Close LossThe Los Angeles Rams dropped to 3-5 this season with a home loss on Sunday to the visiting Carolina Panthers. In the 13-10 defeat, the Rams committed 10 penalties and couldn't score a touchdown until the final minute of the game.
Rams Studs And Duds: Britt, Ogletree Making Positive Difference For 2016 RamsWith a 3-4 record and the bye week now gone by, the Los Angeles Rams are in a typical position, underachieving once again. For a team with so much talent on the roster, the Rams just haven't been able to translate that skill onto the field or the scoreboard. That struggle is reflected in the team's typical sub-.500 record.
Is Todd Gurley Experiencing A Sophomore Slump?Last year, Rams running back Todd Gurley ran for over 1,100 yards and 10 touchdowns as a rookie. This year, however, things aren't looking as good for the L.A. star.
Rams Team Grades: Turnovers Doom L.A. Against Giants In London MatchupThe Los Angeles Rams dropped their third straight game on Sunday against the New York Giants, and now the team has a week off to think about where it is headed in 2016. Blame it on London or not, but four Rams turnovers and four fumbles prevented L.A. from moving above .500 on the year after seven games.
Team Grades: Rams Come Up Just Short In DetroitDespite defensive injuries, the Los Angeles Rams put up a valiant fight in Detroit against a potent Lions offense. In the end, though, Detroit kicked the game-winning field goal in the final minutes, and the Rams offense couldn't respond in the final minute with its own scoring drive.
WATCH: Gurley Makes Impressive One-Handed Catch, Runs For 33 YardsThe Rams second year back showed off his hands against the Cardinals.
Todd Gurley Set For Pre-Season Debut SaturdayRunning back Todd Gurley will make his pre-season debut Saturday against the Kansas City Chiefs after sitting out last week.