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Rams | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 14:55:06 -0800

St. Louis Rams RB Daryl Richardson (thigh) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 27, and is listed as doubtful for Week 17. FS T.J. McDonald (illness) did not participate in practice and is listed as questionable. DE Chris Long (thigh) fully participated in practice and is listed as probable.

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Rams | Thursday injury report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 15:37:46 -0800

St. Louis Rams RB Daryl Richardson (thigh) and FS T.J. McDonald (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 26. DE Chris Long (thigh) fully participated in practice.

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Rams | Wednesday's Week 17 practice report

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 19:46:01 -0800

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (thigh) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 25, while RB Daryl Richardson (thigh) was listed as a limited participant.

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Rams | Chris Long restructures deal

Sun, 15 Dec 2013 08:15:04 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have restructured DE Chris Long's contract, which created $200,000 in salary cap space. The team only had $17,000 in salary cap space prior to the restructuring.

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Rams | Richie Incognito was not a bully when with team

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 10:09:51 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Richie Incognito was not a bully when he played for the Rams, according to some of his former teammates. "Richie was a great teammate," defensive end Chris Long said. "I really enjoyed having Richie on the team. Obviously he had the racially insensitive language (in Miami), and it's a line you don't cross. I never heard him say anything like that here. But Richie was really well liked by everybody here."

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Rams | Chris Long ejected

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 18:48:17 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long was ejected in the third quarter of the Week 7 game against the Carolina Panthers for throwing a punch in a dust-up between the two teams.

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Rams | Chris Long ejected

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 11:55:46 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long was ejected from the Week 7 game for his role in a scuffle with the Carolina Panthers.

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Rams | Three players listed as probable

Fri, 18 Oct 2013 13:20:19 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (thigh), LB Daren Bates (hip) and FS Darian Stewart (illness) are listed as probable for Week 7. Stewart did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 18, which the other players fully participated.

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Rams | Two defensive players practice

Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:58:05 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (thigh) and LB Daren Bates (hip) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 17.

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Rams | Three miss practice

Wed, 16 Oct 2013 14:31:19 -0700

St. Louis Rams CB Cortland Finnegan (thigh), DE Chris Long (thigh) and RB Benny Cunningham (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 16.

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Rams | Five probable for Week 3

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 14:00:46 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Chris Williams (foot), DE William Hayes (hip), DE Eugene Sims (foot), DE Chris Long (hip) and CB Cortland Finnegan (nose) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 20, and are listed as probable for Week 3.

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Rams | Six players fully practice

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 17:37:01 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Chris Williams (foot), DE William Hayes (hip), DE Eugene Sims (foot), DE Chris Long (hip), CB Cortland Finnegan (nose) and FS Darian Stewart (thigh) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 19.

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Rams | Eight miss practice

Wed, 18 Sep 2013 13:53:18 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold (knee), DE William Hayes (hip), DE Eugene Sims (foot), CB Cortland Finnegan (nose), TE Mike McNeill (chest), OG Chris Williams (foot), CB Quinton Pointer (thigh) and DE Chris Long (hip) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 18.

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Rams | Chris Long to play in Week 2

Sun, 15 Sep 2013 06:32:24 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (hip) is slated to play in the team's Week 2 game.

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Rams | Chris Long questionable

Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:58:29 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (hip) did not practice Friday, Sept. 13, and is questionable for Week 2.

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Rams | Chris Long limited

Thu, 12 Sep 2013 13:53:19 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (hip) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 12.

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Rams | Chris Long not on injury report

Wed, 04 Sep 2013 21:19:01 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (leg) was able to practice Wednesday, Sept. 4, without any issues, working in a rotation with the other ends during the team portion of practice. He left the third preseason game due to an apparent leg injury, and did not practice last week. However, he is not even on the injury report this week, and appears fine for the regular season opener Sunday, Sept. 8, against the Arizona Cardinals. DT Jermelle Cudjo (foot) also missed time during the preseason, but he is not on the injury report either.

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Rams | Chris Long rests

Fri, 30 Aug 2013 11:38:24 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (leg) did not dress for the preseason finale against the St. Louis Rams Thursday, Aug. 29, as the team had him rest his injury instead. His right leg has been wrapped in a sleeve.

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Rams | Chris Long dealing with injury

Thu, 29 Aug 2013 10:42:55 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (undisclosed) is dealing with and undisclosed injury and may not play in the team's final preseason game Thursday, Aug. 29.

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Rams | Chris Long does not practice

Mon, 05 Aug 2013 17:49:55 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Monday, Aug. 5. Long could have received a veterans day off.

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Rams | Chris Long restructures contract

Mon, 22 Apr 2013 16:49:52 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long restructured his contract Monday, April 22, saving the team $4.5 million of cap space.

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Rams | Chris Long fined

Fri, 30 Nov 2012 14:41:51 -0800

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long was fined $15,750 for hitting Arizona Cardinals QB Ryan Lindley in the head in Week 12.

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Rams | HC loses Wide Nine defensive philosophy

Sat, 04 Aug 2012 18:16:52 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher has abandoned his "Wide Nine" philosophy for defensive ends, which placed them outside the open shoulder of offensive tackles. Des Chris Long and Robert Quinn can line up more in the faces of ends, but each has the pass-rushing skills to get to the quarterback.

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Rams | Chris Long contract update

Wed, 01 Aug 2012 13:41:10 -0700

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long signed a four-year contract extension worth $58 million. The deal includes $36.76 million in guaranteed money.

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Rams | DL might be team's best unit

Sun, 29 Jul 2012 20:23:19 -0700

The starters are set among the defensive line for the St. Louis Rams, with DLs Chris Long at left end, Robert Quinn at right end and Michael Brockers and Kendall Langford at the tackle spots. The backups will be DLs William Hayes and Eugene Sims at the end positions, and Trevor Laws and Darell Scott at the tackle spots.

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Rams | Chris Long agrees to extension

Sun, 29 Jul 2012 12:25:00 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have agreed to terms with DE Chris Long on a four-year contract extension. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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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 | Robert Quinn poised for big season

Wed, 13 Jun 2012 22:29:03 -0700

St. Louis Rams DL Robert Quinn is poised for a big second season, according to one of his teammates. "Who I'm looking forward to watching this year is Robert Quinn," RB Steven Jackson said Wednesday, June 13. "I think he's a natural pass rusher. I think working on the opposite side of (DL Chris Long) , and the coaching that he's receiving right now. I'm really looking forward for him to have a breakout season. If there's anyone I'd tell our fans to look for, it'd be Robert." With DL James Hall moving on in free agency, Quinn gets a chance to win a starting job.

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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 | Feel DL can be dominant

Mon, 21 May 2012 06:17:05 -0700

St. Louis Rams general manager Les Snead believes the team has the makings of a difference-making group at defensive line after selecting DL Michael Brockers in the first round of the NFL Draft. "We've got two young ends," Snead said in reference to DL Chris Long and DL Robert Quinn. "We've added (Kendall) Langford. We've got Darell Scott coming back. Bam! You throw in Brockers, and all of a sudden that unit gets strong. Now the defensive line becomes a dominant unit."

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Rams | Chris Long questionable

Fri, 30 Dec 2011 15:27:23 -0800

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (ankle) was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 30. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but is expected to play.

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Rams | Chris Long limited

Thu, 29 Dec 2011 17:52:13 -0800

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 29.

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Rams | Two listed as limited participants

Wed, 28 Dec 2011 16:38:53 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Josh Gordy (abdomen) and DL Chris Long (ankle) were each able to take part in a limited practice Wednesday, Dec. 28.

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Rams | Two expected to play Week 16

Fri, 23 Dec 2011 13:21:02 -0800

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (ankle) and CB Josh Gordy (abdomen) were limited during practice Friday, Dec. 23. Both are listed as questionable for Week 16 but are expected to play.

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Rams | Two limited

Thu, 22 Dec 2011 13:05:21 -0800

St. Louis Rams CB Josh Gordy (abdomen) and DL Chris Long (ankle) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 22.

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Rams | Four miss practice

Wed, 21 Dec 2011 13:26:23 -0800

St. Louis Rams QB A.J. Feeley (thumb), DE Chris Long (ankle) and CBs Josh Gordy (abdomen) and Justin King (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 21.

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Rams | Sam Bradford misses practice

Tue, 20 Dec 2011 16:26:45 -0800

St. Louis Rams QBs Sam Bradford (ankle) and A.J. Feeley (thumb) missed practice Tuesday, Dec. 20. However, Bradford was out of his protective boot. Feeley still cannot squeeze a football due to swelling in his thumb. QB Kellen Clemens will start again in Week 16 if Bradford can't play. CB Justin King (shoulder), DL Chris Long (ankle) and WR Brandon Lloyd (illness) also didn't practice. CB Josh Gordy (oblique) was limited.

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Rams | Two linemen expected to play

Fri, 16 Dec 2011 13:09:44 -0800

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (ankle) and DT Fred Robbins (back) are listed as questionable for Week 15 but are expected to play. Robbins fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 16, while Long was limited during practice.

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Rams | Five miss practice

Thu, 15 Dec 2011 15:24:27 -0800

St. Louis Rams QB A.J. Feeley (thumb), DL James Hall (chest), CB Justin King (shoulder), OT Mark LeVoir (groin) and DL Chris Long (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 15.

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Rams | Nine miss practice

Wed, 14 Dec 2011 14:49:23 -0800

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (ankle), S Craig Dahl (ankle), QB A.J. Feeley (thumb), CB Josh Gordy (abdomen), DL James Hall (chest), OT Mark LeVoir (groin), DL Chris Long (ankle), DL Eugene Sims (ankle) and TE Stephen Spach (head) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 14.

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Rams | Chris Long injury update

Wed, 14 Dec 2011 05:31:17 -0800

St. Louis Rams DL Chris Long (ankle) was sore Tuesday, Dec. 13, after playing Monday, Dec. 12, with an injured ankle. Long did not practice much last week.

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Rams | Sam Bradford very sore

Tue, 13 Dec 2011 14:29:46 -0800

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (ankle) said he was "extremely sore" after playing in Week 14 against the Seattle Seahawks, and he could be limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 14. DL Chris Long (ankle) is in the same situation as Bradford.

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Rams | Chris Long expected to play in Week 14

Sat, 10 Dec 2011 21:02:53 -0800

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams DL Chris Long (ankle) did some light work Saturday, Dec. 10, and was officially listed as a limited participant in practice. He is expected to play in the Week 14 game Monday, Dec. 12, against the Seattle Seahawks despite a questionable tag.

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Rams | Three questionable for Week 14

Sat, 10 Dec 2011 14:08:06 -0800

St. Louis Rams FB Brit Miller (knee), DE Chris Long (ankle) and DT Fred Robbins (back) are listed as questionable for Week 14. Long was limited during practice Saturday, Dec. 10, while the other two did not practice.

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Rams | Chris Long misses practice

Fri, 09 Dec 2011 15:11:56 -0800

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 9, but is expected to play in Week 14.

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Rams | Three miss practice

Thu, 08 Dec 2011 17:06:56 -0800

St. Louis Rams DL Chris Long (ankle), RB Quinn Porter (abdomen) and DL Fred Robbins (back) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 8.

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Rams | Chris Long dealing with soreness

Mon, 05 Dec 2011 23:02:28 -0800

St. Louis Rams DL Chris Long (ankle) was sore after the Week 13 game, but head coach Steve Spagnuolo said Monday, Dec. 5, that Long got through the game "OK."

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Rams | Chris Long continues sack streak

Sun, 04 Dec 2011 17:10:03 -0800

St. Louis Rams DL Chris Long racked up two more sacks in the Week 13 game against the San Francisco 49ers, giving him an even dozen on the season. Long has recorded at least one sack in six consecutive games.

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Rams | Chris Long is game-time decision

Sat, 03 Dec 2011 18:42:48 -0800

St. Louis Rams DL Chris Long (ankle) will be a game-time decision for the Week 13 game against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Rams | Chris Long expected to play

Fri, 02 Dec 2011 13:01:31 -0800

St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 2. He is listed as questionable for Week 13 but is expected to play.

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