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James Laurinaitis

St. Louis Rams
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Rams | Thursday practice report

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:09:23 -0800

St. Louis Rams LBs Alec Ogletree (illness) and Will Herring (foot), TE Cory Harkey (thigh) and DT Alex Carrington (thigh) were limited participants in practice Thursday, Nov. 27. CB E.J. Gaines (knee), LB James Laurinaitis (ankle), DE Robert Quinn, C Scott Wells and CB Lamarcus Joyner (groin) were full participants, and OG Davin Joseph, DE Eugene Sims (non-injury) and CB Marcus Robinson (ankle) did not participate in practice.

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Rams | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:04:11 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB Will Herring (foot), CB Marcus Roberson (ankle), CB E.J. Gaines (knee), LB James Laurinaitis (ankle), DE Robert Quinn (non-injury), C Scott Wells (non-injury) and DE Eugene Sims (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 26. TE Cory Harkey (thigh) and DT Alex Carrington (thigh) were limited during practice, while CB Lamarcus Joyner (groin) fully participated in practice.

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Rams | Thursday practice report

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:13:30 -0800

St. Louis Rams DT Alex Carrington (knee), TE Cory Harkey (quadriceps), LB Will Herring (foot), DB Lamarcus Joyner (groin), CB Marcus Roberson (ankle) and WR Damian Williams (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 20. LB Daren Bates (groin), OG Davin Joseph (non-injury) and LB James Laurinaitis (foot) practiced in full.

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Rams | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:44:23 -0800

St. Louis Rams DT Alex Carrington (knee), WR Damian Williams (hamstring), DT Lamarcus Joyner (groin), TE Cory Harkey (quadriceps), OG Davin Joseph (non-injury), CB Marcus Roberson (ankle), LB Will Herring (foot) and LB James Laurinaitis (foot) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 19. LB Daren Bates (groin) practiced in full.

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Rams | Friday injury report

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:13:19 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Marcus Roberson (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 11. LB Daren Bates (groin), CB Lamarcus Joyner (groin) and WR Damian Williams (hamstring) are listed as doubtful. DT Alex Carrington (quadriceps) is listed as questionable, while DE William Hayes (fibula), LB James Laurinaitis (foot) and LB Will Herring (foot) are listed as probable. Hayes and Laurinaitis fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 14. Herring was limited during practice, while the other players did not participate in practice.

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Rams | Thursday practice report

Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:10:51 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Marcus Roberson (ankle), LB Daren Bates (groin), DB Lamarcus Joyner (groin), WR Damian Williams (hamstring) and LB Will Herring (foot) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 13. DT Alex Carrington (quadriceps) and LB James Laurinaitis (foot) were limited, while DE William Hayes (leg) practiced in full.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis back at practice

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:45:55 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (ankle) is back at practice Monday, Aug. 25, according to a source.

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Rams | Several on track to play Saturday

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:55:23 -0700

St. Louis Ram OT Jake Long (knee), LB James Laurinaitis (ankle), DE Michael Brockers (ankle) and CB Janoris Jenkins (undisclosed) could all play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 23.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis had offseason surgery

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:04:18 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (ankle) said he underwent ankle surgery after the 2013 season but that he has recovered from the surgery.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis receives stitches

Mon, 11 Nov 2013 10:34:15 -0800

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (ear) had several stitches in his right ear after the team's Week 10 game. Laurinaitis left the game because of a head laceration.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis leaves game

Mon, 11 Nov 2013 01:29:58 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (head) suffered a head laceration during his team's game with the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, Nov. 10, and he did not return. His status is unknown.

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Rams | Friday injury report for Week 10

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:41:05 -0800

St. Louis Rams OG Harvey Dahl (knee) has been ruled out for Week 10. QB Brady Quinn (hip) and TE Lance Kendricks (hand) are doubtful. LB James Laurinaitis (hip) is probable. Dahl, Quinn and Kendricks did not practice Friday, Nov. 8, while Laurinaitis was limited.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis leaves practice

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:18:01 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (hip) left practice early Friday, Nov. 8, because of an apparent hip injury but is listed as probable for Week 10. Head coach Jeff Fisher said he will be able to play in the game.

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Rams | Six practice in full

Wed, 25 Sep 2013 18:54:15 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Joseph Barksdale (rest), LB James Laurinaitis (foot), OT Jake Long (foot), S T.J. McDonald (knee), TE Mike McNeill (chest) and OG Chris Williams (foot) each practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 25, and each is considered probable for the Week 4 game against the San Francisco 49ers Thursday, Sept. 26.

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Rams | Five practice in full

Tue, 24 Sep 2013 19:58:31 -0700

St. Louis LB James Laurinaitis (foot), OT Jake Long (foot), S T.J. McDonald (knee), TE Mike McNeill (chest) and OG Chris Williams (foot) were each able to practice in full Tuesday, Sept. 24.

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Rams | Five listed as limited participants

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 18:50:32 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (foot), OT Jake Long (foot), S T.J. McDonald (knee), TE Mike McNeill (chest) and OG Chris Williams (foot) were each listed as limited participants in practice Monday, Sept. 23.

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Rams | Lack of depth at LB

Tue, 10 Sep 2013 20:38:37 -0700

St. Louis Rams LBs Ray Ray Armstrong and Daren Bates are the only remaining linebackers behind the starters following the release of LB Jonathan X. Stewart Tuesday, Sept. 10. There is no backup listed for starting middle LB James Laurinaitis.

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Rams | Five probable for Week 17

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 14:50:29 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Cortland Finnegan (thigh), LB James Laurinaitis (back), C Scott Wells (knee), S Craig Dahl (knee) and WR Austin Pettis (shoulder) all fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 28, and are probable for Week 17.

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Rams | Five players fully practice

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 16:09:10 -0800

St. Louis Rams WR Austin Pettis (shoulder), C Scott Wells (knee), LB James Laurinaitis (back), CB Cortland Finnegan (thigh) and FS Craig Dahl (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Rams | Three miss practice

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 17:12:17 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Cortland Finnegan (thigh), LB James Laurinaitis (back) and C Scott Wells (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Rams | Four players listed as probable

Fri, 21 Dec 2012 15:30:24 -0800

St. Louis Rams C Scott Wells (knee), DE Robert Quinn (illness), LB James Laurinaitis (back) and CB Bradley Fletcher (illness) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 21, and are listed as probable for Week 16.

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Rams | Two players limited during practice

Thu, 20 Dec 2012 16:31:21 -0800

St. Louis Rams C Scott Wells (knee) and LB James Laurinaitis (back) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 20.

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Rams | Five miss practice

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 14:20:48 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Cortland Finnegan (thigh), CB Bradley Fletcher (illness), LB James Laurinaitis (back), DE Robert Quinn (illness) and C Scott Wells (knee) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 19.

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Rams | Seven players listed as probable

Fri, 14 Dec 2012 13:50:54 -0800

St. Louis Rams TE Mike McNeill (thigh), C Scott Wells (knee), LB James Laurinaitis (back), LB Mario Haggan (elbow), CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), CB Janoris Jenkins (illness) and FS Craig Dahl (head) are listed as probable for Week 15. Jenkins did not participated in practice Friday, Dec. 14, Laurinaitis was limited and the other players fully participated in practice.

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Rams | Two miss practice

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 15:17:04 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle) and LB James Laurinaitis (back) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 13.

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Rams | Five miss practice

Wed, 12 Dec 2012 14:28:37 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), S Craig Dahl (head), LB James Laurinaitis (back), TE Mike McNeill (thigh) and C Scott Wells (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 12.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis signs extension

Sat, 08 Sep 2012 10:41:39 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have signed LB James Laurinaitis to a five-year contract extension worth $41.5 million. The deal includes $23.5 million in guaranteed money.

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Rams | Working on James Laurinaitis extension

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 06:10:39 -0700

The St. Louis Rams are expected to complete a contract extension with LB James Laurinaitis before the start of the season, according to league sources.

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Rams | Having contract talks with James Laurinaitis

Sun, 29 Jul 2012 12:55:19 -0700

The St. Louis Rams are pretty far along in contract extension talks with LB James Laurinaitis. He will be entering his final year of his contract.

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Rams | Will work on signing Chris Long, James Laurinaitis

Mon, 02 Jul 2012 12:03:57 -0700

The St. Louis Rams will make every effort to sign DE Chris Long and LB James Laurinaitis to contract extensions this season since both are in the final year of their contracts.

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Rams | Have started extension talks with two players

Sat, 09 Jun 2012 09:18:29 -0700

St. Louis Rams vice president of football operations Kevin Demoff said the team has begun preliminary contract extension talks with DE Chris Long and LB James Laurinaitis.

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Rams | Michael Brockers to start inside

Fri, 27 Apr 2012 10:05:45 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said rookie DT Michael Brockers, the team's first-round selection, is explosive and instinctive. Fisher said it was important for the team to add a player like Brockers in their division, which features some downhill runners. "One person I know that's smiling right now is (LB) James Laurinaitis," Fisher said.

Brockers will likely start inside next to free-agent additional Kendall Langford. Fisher said Brockers is "NFL ready" and not a project for the team.

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Rams | Three expected to play

Fri, 25 Nov 2011 13:00:52 -0800

St. Louis Rams RB Cadillac Williams (calf), DE Chris Long (ankle) and LB James Laurinaitis (foot) were limited during practice Friday, Nov. 25. They are listed as questionable for Week 12 but are expected to play.

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Rams | Five players limited

Thu, 24 Nov 2011 12:09:20 -0800

St. Louis Rams RB Cadillac Williams (calf), WRs Danario Alexander (hamstring) and Austin Pettis (knee), DE Chris Long (ankle) and LB James Laurinaitis (foot) were limited during practice Thursday, Nov. 24.

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Rams | Five players miss practice

Wed, 23 Nov 2011 14:18:41 -0800

St. Louis Rams OTs Mark LeVoir (pectoral) and Jason Smith (head), DT Justin Bannan (shoulder) and LBs Josh Hull (hamstring) and James Laurinaitis (foot) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 23.

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Rams | No serious damage for James Laurinaitis

Wed, 23 Nov 2011 13:30:40 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis' (foot) MRI exam did not reveal any serious damage to his foot. "It's still bothering him a little bit and we just didn't want to overdo it today and have him not be full on Sunday," head coach Steve Spagnuolo said. "The hope is to have him as healthy as possible."

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Rams | Two players undergo MRI

Mon, 21 Nov 2011 13:51:27 -0800

St. Louis Rams DT Justin Bannan (shoulder) and LB James Laurinaitis (foot) underwent MRIs Monday, Nov. 21, but the results of them are not known at this time.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis could play Thursday

Wed, 31 Aug 2011 10:02:52 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (pectoral) participated in practice Tuesday, Aug. 30, and may be able to play in the final preseason game Thursday, Sept. 1.

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Rams | Ben Leber, Brady Poppinga start at LB

Fri, 26 Aug 2011 22:35:27 -0700

St. Louis Rams LBs Ben Leber and Brady Poppinga started with LB James Laurinaitis in the preseason game Friday, Aug. 26, against the Kansas City Chiefs. Leber and Poppinga, two free-agent signings, are expected to remain starters into the regular season.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis back on the field

Mon, 15 Aug 2011 22:23:56 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (chest) was able to return to practice Monday, Aug. 15. He had been sideliend for a few days due to a strained chest muscle. "You just have to be careful with strains," Laurinaitis said. "Because you get something tight with too much force on it and resistance, and you're worried about tearing it, and that'd be a nightmare. I'm feeling fine."

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Rams | Several sidelined due to injury

Sat, 13 Aug 2011 23:00:39 -0700

St. Louis Rams CB Ron Bartell (thigh), DL Jermelle Cudjo (back), DL James Hall (hip), TE Michael Hoomanawanui (concussion), CB Marquis Johnson (knee), LB James Laurinaitis (chest), CB Jerome Murphy (ankle) and WR Greg Salas (hamstring) were unable to suit up for the preseason opener Saturday, Aug. 13, against the Indianapolis Colts.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis to sit out preseason game

Fri, 12 Aug 2011 15:36:44 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (pectoral) will not play in the first preseason game Saturday, Aug. 13, because of a pectoral injury. LB Josh Hull will start at middle linebacker.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis dealing with injury

Wed, 10 Aug 2011 10:23:52 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis (pectoral) has sat out some drills during practices because he has aggravated a pectoral injury. He is scheduled to undergo X-rays on his pectoral injury.

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Rams | Scheduling player workouts

Tue, 07 Jun 2011 13:21:57 -0700

The St. Louis Rams are scheduling a players workout in Arizona Thursday, June 9, through Sunday, June 12, according to LB James Laurinaitis. Laurinaitis and CB Ron Bartell are encouraging skill players to attend as well.

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Rams | James Laurinaitis arrives at facility

Fri, 29 Apr 2011 07:29:16 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB James Laurinaitis is the only player confirmed to have arrived at the team's facility Friday, April 29.

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Rams | Four probable for Week 10

Fri, 12 Nov 2010 16:45:08 -0800

St. Louis Rams FB Brit Miller (calf), LBs James Laurinaitis (knee) and David Vobora (hamstring) and CB Ron Bartell (neck, shoulder) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 12. They are listed as probable for Week 10 and are expected to play.

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Rams | Five limited in Wednesday practice

Wed, 10 Nov 2010 18:36:51 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Ron Bartell (neck), DE James Hall (hand), RB Steven Jackson (finger) and LBs James Laurinaitis (knee) and LB David Vobora (hamstring) all were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 10.

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Rams | Four players probable for Week 8

Fri, 29 Oct 2010 16:53:03 -0700

St. Louis Rams WR Mardy Gilyard (hamstring), LB David Vobora (hamstring), LB James Laurinaitis (knee) and SS James Butler (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 29. They are listed as probable for Week 8 and are expected to play.

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Rams | Four limited Thursday

Thu, 28 Oct 2010 13:39:54 -0700

St. Louis Rams SS James Butler (knee), CB Ron Bartell (neck), LB James Laurinaitis (knee) and OT Jason Smith (illness) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 28.

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Rams | Three limited during practice Wednesday

Wed, 27 Oct 2010 13:36:58 -0700

St. Louis Rams LBs James Laurinaitis (knee) and David Vobora (hamstring) and CB Ron Bartell (neck) were limited during practice Wednesday, Oct. 27.

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