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Rams | Sam Bradford hasn't set surgery

Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:31:24 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) hasn't set a date for surgery on the anterior cruciate ligament in his knee, but he confirmed that Dr. James Andrews, the same doctor that operated on his knee last year, will do the procedure again.

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Rams | Sam Bradford to IR

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:08:18 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) was officially placed on Reserve/Injured Tuesday, Aug. 26. Bradford tore his anterior cruciate ligament in the team's third preseason game.

Fantasy Tip: Shaun Hill is a capable replacement and did a good job replacing Bradford last season. That being said, he's no more than a streamer option for now.

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Rams | Sam Bradford out for season

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:10:07 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) is out for the season after an MRI revealed a torn left anterior cruciate ligament.

Fantasy Tip: Zac Stacy will be relied upon even heavier with Shaun Hill as the quarterback. Stacy is a low-end RB2. Tavon Austin's stock could take a slight hit, but he remains a solid WR4. Kenny Britt is still worth a late-round flier as a WR5.

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Rams | Optimistic about Sam Bradford

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 20:35:23 -0700

The St. Louis Rams are very optimistic that QB Sam Bradford (knee) will be able to return in the near future, according to head coach Jeff Fisher.

Fantasy Tip: It appears Bradford may not be out long because of the injury, but more news should come out as he undergoes more tests. Bradford is a No. 2 quarterback even if he is healthy for the start of the season.

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Rams | Sam Bradford to undergo MRI

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:54:04 -0700

Updating previous reports, St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) will undergo an MRI, because initial tests on his injured knee were inconclusive, according to a source.

Fantasy Tip: Bradford probably will miss some practice time because of the injury, and his status for Week 1 could be uncertain at this point.

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Rams | Sam Bradford will not return

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:26:22 -0700

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) suffered a knee injury in the third preseason game and will not return to the game.

Fantasy Tip: Bradford is considered a No. 2 quarterback at this point but would lose some fantasy value if he misses time.

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Rams | Sam Bradford leaves early

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:33:19 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) left the third preseason game early after suffering an apparent injury to his left knee. The knee was looked at by the team's medical staff, and Bradford limped to the locker room.

Fantasy Tip: The severity of the injury is not known at this point, but the team should update his condition in the next day or two. Shaun Hill likely would start if Bradford misses any time but should not be drafted in any league.

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Rams | Sam Bradford sharp in preseason debut

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:22:15 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford went 9-for-12 for 101 yards and a touchdown in his first preseason action of the season Saturday, Aug. 16.

Fantasy Tip: Bradford connected with Brian Quick on a 41-yard strike and stepped up into the pocket comfortably. He should be a mid-rate QB2 with some room for more.

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Rams | Sam Bradford ready for contact

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:53:43 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) said it will be nice to get hit in his first game coming back after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament last season. He said it will nice knowing that everything's fine after he's been hit for the first time. The St. Louis Rams play the Green Bay Packers Saturday, Aug. 16.

Fantasy Tip: Keep an eye on how confident and comfortable Bradford looks. If he stays healthy, he could be a nice sleeper this year.

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Rams | Sam Bradford will play next week

Sat, 09 Aug 2014 15:56:57 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) will play in the second preseason game Saturday, Aug. 16.

Fantasy Tip: Bradford is a mid-rate QB2 that could be worthy of starting in bye weeks or great matchups.

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Rams | Sam Bradford doubtful for preseason opener

Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:33:49 -0700

St. Louis Ram QB Sam Bradford (knee) is unlikely to play in the team's preseason opener Friday, Aug. 8.

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Rams | Sam Bradford to participate in full

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:57:22 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) will be a full participant at the start of training camp, according to head coach Jeff Fisher. Fisher said Bradford was unlikely to play in the first preseason game, but not because of the injury.

Fantasy Tip: Bradford is a decent QB2 in fantasy.

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Rams | Sam Bradford may be ahead of schedule

Mon, 23 Jun 2014 09:38:34 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) has received more work than expected this month and looked especially sharp in practice Thursday, June 19.

Fantasy Tip: Bradford is a QB2 with some upside due to the weapons he has around him now.

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Rams | Sam Bradford should be ready for preseason

Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:41:17 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) should be ready for the preseason, according to head coach Jeff Fisher. Bradford has been on and off practicing this offseason, but Fisher thinks he has Pro Bowl potential, saying Bradford possesses the vision, decision-making, arm strength and mobility to put up great numbers.

Fantasy Tip: It sounds like Bradford is progressing nicely following knee surgery. If he can stay healthy, there is potential for low-end QB1 numbers this year, but he should be drafted as a QB2.

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Rams | Sam Bradford in back-to-back practices

Thu, 19 Jun 2014 12:31:19 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) participated in back-to-back practices for the first time during organized team activities Thursday, June 19. He reportedly looked as sharp as he has all offseason.

Fantasy Tip: It's encouraging news, but he's still not a reliable fantasy option, especially coming back from injury. If he can stay healthy, he has low-end QB2 potential.

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Rams | Sam Bradford practices

Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:31:54 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) got plenty of worn in at practice Thursday, June 12.

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Rams | No practice for Sam Bradford

Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:41:23 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) did not participate in practice Tuesday, June 10.

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Rams | Sam Bradford practices

Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:49:18 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) participated in practice Friday June 6. Bradford looked sharp during seven-on-seven drills and also took part in 11-on-11 drills.

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Rams | Sam Bradford misses practice

Thu, 05 Jun 2014 19:32:42 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) was given a scheduled day off from practice Thursday, June 5. He is expected to return to practice Friday, June 6, and remains on track to start the season opener.

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Rams | Sam Bradford practices with knee brace

Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:13:49 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) participated in organized team activities Wednesday, June 4, wearing a knee brace on his left knee.

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Rams | Updates on Sam Bradford, Jake Long

Wed, 04 Jun 2014 08:14:06 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) is expected to be ready when the team starts minicamp this week. OT Jake Long (knee) won't be. However, both are in line to start the first regular-season contest.

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Rams | Sam Bradford won't face competition

Fri, 09 May 2014 14:59:22 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford won't face competition from a second-round quarterback pick, according to general manager Les Snead. However, Snead said he wants his second-round pick to play more snaps than a backup quarterback.

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Rams | Johnny Manziel a smokescreen

Thu, 08 May 2014 05:22:47 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher appeared at a pre-draft event for local fans with QB Sam Bradford on stage and announced that Bradford is their guy. Bradford was informed of the smokescreen about Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel beforehand, according to sources.

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Rams | Worked out a dozen quarterbacks

Wed, 07 May 2014 00:14:11 -0700

Although the St. Louis Rams have said QB Sam Bradford is the starter, 12 of the 45 players the team worked out for the NFL Draft were quarterbacks.

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Rams | Sam Bradford the starter

Tue, 06 May 2014 15:54:23 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher reiterated Tuesday, May 6, that QB Sam Bradford is the team's starting quarterback, and the Rams aren't looking to shop Bradford in a trade this week. "We have all the confidence in the world (Bradford) will be back," Fisher said.

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Vikings | No talks involving Sam Bradford

Tue, 06 May 2014 12:12:02 -0700

Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said there have been no specific talks between the team and the St. Louis Rams involving QB Sam Bradford.

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Rams | Not shopping Sam Bradford

Mon, 05 May 2014 20:38:29 -0700

Updating a previous report, the St. Louis Rams are not shopping QB Sam Bradford, according to "extremely reliable sources."

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Rams | Sam Bradford trade discussions?

Mon, 05 May 2014 12:02:53 -0700

There have reportedly been trade discussions between the Minnesota Vikings and St. Louis Rams regarding Rams QB Sam Bradford, despite denial from Rams executives, according to CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora, on CBS Sports 920 Radio.

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Vikings | Looking to acquire Sam Bradford?

Mon, 05 May 2014 11:46:37 -0700

There have reportedly been trade discussions between the Minnesota Vikings and St. Louis Rams regarding Rams QB Sam Bradford, despite denial from Rams executives, according to CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora, on CBS Sports 920 Radio.

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Rams | Not talking with teams about Sam Bradford

Mon, 05 May 2014 11:34:03 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have not talked with any team about the possibility of trading QB Sam Bradford.

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Rams | Sam Bradford limited as workouts begin, remains ahead of schedule

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:36:30 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) will start the offseason conditioning program in a limited fashion while still recovering from a torn ACL he suffered last season. Head coach Jeff Fisher added that Bradford is well ahead of schedule and will be throwing once organized team activities commence.

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Rams | Sam Bradford the starter

Tue, 18 Feb 2014 08:48:48 -0800

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher reiterated that QB Sam Bradford remains the team's starting quarterback. Fisher said Bradford is making good progress in his recovery from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his knee. "Sam's doing great with the rehab," Fisher said. "He's really excited. He took on a leadership role last year and he's maintained that and he's our quarterback, and we've said that." The Rams remain open to a new deal with Bradford since he'll count $17.6 million against the salary cap in 2014.

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Rams | Sam Bradford unlikely to receive extension

Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:12:40 -0800

The St. Louis Rams likely will not sign QB Sam Bradford to a contract extension this offseason.

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Rams | Sam Bradford is on schedule

Tue, 21 Jan 2014 19:54:55 -0800

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) has started to run on the treadmill, as he ramps up his rehab after suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament. General manager Les Snead said Tuesday, Jan. 21, that Bradford's recovery is on schedule.

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Rams | Sam Bradford confident he'll be ready

Fri, 17 Jan 2014 06:53:36 -0800

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) is confident he'll be ready for training camp. Bradford said his knee is pain-free, and his rehab is accelerating.

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Rams | Sticking with Sam Bradford

Thu, 09 Jan 2014 17:45:11 -0800

St. Louis Rams general manager Les Snead said the team is committed to QB Sam Bradford as their starting quarterback.

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Rams | Some believe Sam Bradford could be released

Sun, 15 Dec 2013 08:17:41 -0800

Some NFL executives believe the St. Louis Rams could release QB Sam Bradford this offseason if they get the first overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. The Rams are said to be very comfortable with Bradford and likely would use the top pick on a different position. Bradford is scheduled to make $14 million in 2014 and $13 million in 2015, but the Rams do not have to pay him any more guaranteed money.

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Rams | Sam Bradford has surgery

Wed, 20 Nov 2013 08:01:03 -0800

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) had surgery to repair the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee. "He said everything went very, very well," Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said. "It's a very, very healthy knee considering the circumstances and so they were pleased."

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Rams | Sam Bradford has swelling in knee

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 08:51:15 -0800

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) had his knee surgery delayed because of swelling in his knee, according to head coach Jeff Fisher. "It will be in the near future," Fisher said. "There was a little bit of swelling from the work that he was doing. Nowadays, the physicians prefer to really strengthen the knee, strengthen the quad area and then, of course, make sure that most of the swelling is down. During some of the rehab, he swelled up a little bit, so we just decided to wait. Nothing to be alarmed about." The team does not have a timetable for Bradford's return, but he's expected to return in time for next season.

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Rams | Surgery delayed for Sam Bradford

Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:22:57 -0800

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) was scheduled to undergo surgery for a knee injury Tuesday, Nov. 5, but the surgery has been pushed back to an undetermined date in the near future.

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Rams | Sam Bradford to have surgery

Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:22:44 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) said he's set to have surgery on the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee but waited two weeks for the swelling in his knee to go down. He will have his knee fixed Tuesday, Nov. 5, and the procedure will be performed by Dr. James Andrews. "I'm not expecting it to be easy," Bradford said. "I know it's going to be tough, but I'm going to do everything I can to get better every day. The best thing to do is just take it day by day and try to get better every day and in the end, when I'm ready to go, I'll be ready to go." Bradford won't put a timetable on his return, but the good news is that he has a clean tear of his ACL, which he said should make his recovery quicker.

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Rams | Sam Bradford to IR

Tue, 22 Oct 2013 14:39:52 -0700

The St. Louis Rams will place QB Sam Bradford (knee) on the season-ending Injured Reserve Tuesday, Oct. 22, and will release OG Brandon Washington.

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Rams | Commit to Sam Bradford

Tue, 22 Oct 2013 05:15:19 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said QB Sam Bradford (knee) is the team's quarterback in 2014. Bradford is expected to be ready when the season opens. Fisher also said the team doesn't expect to trade for a quarterback. QB Kellen Clemens will start in Week 8.

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Rams | Sam Bradford should be ready for 2014

Mon, 21 Oct 2013 15:10:36 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said QB Sam Bradford (knee) should be fully recovery by the start of the 2014 regular season.

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Rams | MRI reveals torn ACL for Sam Bradford

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 20:52:01 -0700

Updating a previous report, a late-night MRI Sunday, Oct. 20, revealed a torn anterior cruciate ligament for St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee).

Fantasy Tip: With Bradford likely done for the season, Kellen Clemens will take the reins of the offense. However, he is only worth rostering in the deepest of fantasy leagues as a QB2 in leagues which require two starting signal callers.

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Rams | Fear Sam Bradford has torn ACL

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 19:21:33 -0700

Updating a previous report, the St. Louis Rams fear QB Sam Bradford (knee) suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in the Week 7 game against the Carolina Panthers. However, they will wait until an MRI Sunday, Oct. 20, to determine the specific knee injury, according to sources.

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Rams | Kellen Clemens finishes up

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 18:45:05 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Kellen Clemens completed two of his four pass attempts for 19 yards in the Week 7 game against the Carolina Panthers, finishing up for the injured QB Sam Bradford (knee).

Fantasy Tip: Clemens might be called upon to start in place of Bradford, who appears to have suffered a serious knee injury. He was on crutches after the game, and more will be known on his timetable after an MRI Monday. Clemens would only be worth a look as a low-end QB2 in fantasy leagues which require two starting signal callers.

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Rams | Sam Bradford wearing brace

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 18:44:24 -0700

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) was wearing a black immobilizing brace on his left knee after the Week 7 game against the Carolina Panthers. He was also on crutches after the game.

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Rams | Sam Bradford set for MRI

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 15:16:24 -0700

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) is scheduled to undergo an MRI on his left knee Sunday, Oct. 20, and the team is concerned about the injury he suffered in Week 7 against the Carolina Panthers.

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Rams | Sam Bradford carted off

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 13:00:45 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) was carted to the locker room in Week 7 with a potential left knee injury.

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