Browns coach Pettine wisely ends quarterback circus

...when he made his decision. He knew had he waited until after the dress rehearsal game Saturday at home against the St. Louis Rams, he ran the risk of having no cohesion or chemistry on Sept. 7.There is none now, at least none that is evident outside...
Browns not ready to name starting QB

...are on the table," meaning he could name Hoyer or Manziel or push a decision back until after the Browns host the St. Louis Rams in their third exhibition. Pettine's choice grew much tougher after Hoyer and Manziel both played poorly in a 24-23 exhibition...
Pigskins will fly

...NikiskiThe Greatland Conference's Nikiski Bulldogs are the defending small school state champions (36-28 over the Monroe Rams) and graduated just six seniors.The Bulldogs have won four state titles. They finished 7-3 last season, losing to Lathrop...
Today In Sports History

...Lee and heavyweight Eddie Sanders.1967 - The New Orleans Saints play their first preseason game and lose to the Los Angeles Rams, 77-16.1979 - New York Yankees catcher Thurman Munson is killed in a plane crash practicing takeoffs and landings near his...
Today in sports history

...three by each team - as the AL beats the NL 6-4 in the All-Star game.1972 - Robert Irsay buys the stock of the Los Angeles Rams for $19 million and swaps the franchise for the Baltimore Colts. The players and coaches are not affected.1980 - Amy Alcott...
Today in Sports History

...2010 - The NFL's No. 1 overall draft pick Sam Bradford agrees to a six-year, $78 million contract with the St. Louis Rams, with $50 million in guaranteed money. The guaranteed money is the highest ever in the NFL.2012 - In London, Missy Franklin...
49ers regain footing, rout Rams 35-11

...stars in a 35-11 rout over the St. Louis Rams on Thursday night.Anquan Boldin had five...fourth-quarter scoring run by Anthony Dixon.The Rams (1-3) had an overtime win and tie against...175 yards in Dallas' 31-7 win.The Rams have trailed by double digits in every...
Zuerlein kicks lead Rams over Seahawks 19-13

...Bradford and Steven Jackson. The St. Louis Rams' true offensive star thus far is a with a 60-yarder, and helped the Rams beat the Seattle Seahawks 19-13 on Sunday...Hekker to Danny Amendola. The score put the Rams (2-2) ahead 10-7 late in the first...
Got unwanted musk oxen? Try bear urine to ward them off

...with pets.In June, two of the musk oxen were run off by a homeowner chasing them with a pickup after the animals tried to ram a dog pen.Wildlife officials have tried shooting rubber bullets at the musk oxen and setting off fireworks, but the only thing...
Brazil Beat

...break a bone. But any time anyone takes a running jump at the small of someone's back with their knee raised like a battering ram, physical damage is likely, predictable and so also avoidable.At best, Zuniga was reckless. We would call police and personal...


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