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Rodger Saffold

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Rams | Friday injury report

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:08:27 -0700

St. Louis Rams C Tim Barnes (shoulder) and CB Brandon McGee (foot) are both out for Week 8 against the Kansas City Chiefs. CBs Janoris Jenkins (knee) and Trumaine Johnson (knee) are questionable, while DE William Hayes (illness), WR Kenny Britt (ankle), S T.J. McDonald (concussion), OG Rodger Saffold (knee), LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar (toe) and DE Ethan Westbrooks (hand) are probable. Jenkins, Barnes and McGee didn't practice Friday, Oct. 24, while the rest were full participants.

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Rams | Thursday practice report

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:43:32 -0700

St. Louis Rams CB Janoris Jenkins (knee) and C Tim Barnes (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 23. FS T.J. McDonald (concussion), LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar (toe), CB Trumaine Johnson (knee), CB Brandon McGee (foot), RB Benny Cunningham (knee) were limited participants, and DE William Hayes (illness), OG Rodger Saffold (knee) and DE Ethan Westbrooks (hand) were full participants.

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Rams | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:12:59 -0700

St. Louis Rams C Tim Barnes (shoulder), DE William Hayes (illness), CB Janoris Jenkins (knee), S T.J. McDonald (concussion) and OT Rodger Saffold (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 22. LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar (toe) and CB Trumaine Johnson (knee) were limited, while CB Brandon McGee (foot) and DE Ethan Westbrooks (hand) practiced in full.

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Rams | Right knee injury for Rodger Saffold

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:01:20 -0700

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold (knee) suffered an injury to his right knee in the Week 7 game against the Seattle Seahawks.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold leaves early

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:50:20 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Rodger Saffold (knee) suffered a knee injury in Week 7 and is considered questionable to return.

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Rams | Greg Robinson making first start

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:38:37 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Greg Robinson will make his first NFL start at left guard the San Francisco 49ers in Week 6 Monday, Oct. 13, with OT Rodger Saffold moving to the right side. OG Davin Joseph has been moved to a reserve role after struggling in pass protection. Robinson's weakness coming into the NFL had been his pass protection, and he was exposed this preseason.

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Rams | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:23:34 -0700

St. Louis Rams CB Trumaine Johnson (knee), C Barrett Jones (back) and CB Brandon McGee (foot) have been ruled out for Week 3. TE Cory Harkey (knee) is listed as questionable, while C Scott Wells (non-injury) and OG Rodger Saffold (illness) are listed as probable. Johnson, Jones and McGee did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 19. Harkey was limited during practice, while Wells and Saffold fully participated in practice.

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Rams | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:38:17 -0700

St. Louis Rams CB Trumaine Johnson (knee), C Barrett Jones (back), TE Cory Harkey (knee), CB Brandon McGee (foot) and OG Rodger Saffold (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 18. C Scott Wells (non-injury) fully participated in practice.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold leaves game

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 19:04:52 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold (neck) left the Week 1 game against the Minnesota Vikings in the fourth quarter due to a neck injury. After the game, Saffold said he was fine.

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Rams | Greg Robinson will not start

Thu, 04 Sep 2014 09:49:43 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Greg Robinson will not start Week 1, but head coach Jeff Fisher did not rule out the possibility of Robinson receiving playing time during the game. OG Rodger Saffold will start at left guard because of his experience.

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Rams | Three get good injury news

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:17:31 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Rodger Saffold (ankle), DT Michael Brockers (ankle) and DT Kendall Langford (ankle) did not suffer serious injuries during the third preseason game and may be able to play in the final preseason game, according to head coach Jeff Fisher.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold injured

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 16:46:02 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Rodger Saffold (ankle) left the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 23, with a right ankle injury. The team said the move was precautionary.

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Rams | Two expected to play

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:17:31 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE Michael Brockers (ankle) and DT Rodger Saffold (neck) are expected to play Saturday, Aug. 23, against the Cleveland Browns, according to head coach Jeff Fisher.

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Rams | Several return to practice

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:23:18 -0700

St. Louis Rams DT Michael Brockers (ankle), OT Rodger Saffold (neck), FB Kadeem Jones (undisclosed) and SS Matt Daniels (ankle) returned to practice Tuesday, Aug. 19.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold close to returning

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:29:18 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold (neck) is close to returning from a stinger injury, according to head coach Jeff Fisher.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold leaves practice

Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:55:31 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Rodger Saffold (undisclosed) left practice early Friday, Aug. 1, because of an undisclosed injury. The injury does not appear to be serious.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold, Greg Robinson could be LT options

Sun, 01 Jun 2014 17:34:22 -0700

The St. Louis Rams could consider starting OG Rodger Saffold or OT Greg Robinson at left tackle if OT Jake Long (knee) is not ready for the start of the 2014 season.

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Raiders | Believe Menelik Watson can win O-line job

Sun, 16 Mar 2014 23:41:32 -0700

The Oakland Raiders would love to see OL Menelik Watson win a starting job and be healthy enough to keep it after their run-in with a failed physical by OL Rodger Saffold. However, if Auburn's Greg Robinson is still available when Oakland is on the clock with the fifth-overall pick in this year's draft, he would be very difficult to pass up.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold says shoulder is fine

Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:16:50 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Rodger Saffold said his shoulder is fine and that he was able to bench press 400 pounds a few weeks ago. He said the Oakland Raiders doctor told him he was fine after taking his physical but someone in the Raiders organization decided to void the deal.

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Raiders | Torn labrum led to rescinding Rodger Saffold deal

Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:39:16 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold reportedly needs surgery on a torn labrum in his shoulder, according to the Oakland Raiders' medical staff, which is why the team had cold feet over signing him. They did not encounter a case of buyer's remorse over the size of his contract.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold terms

Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:56:20 -0700

Updating previous reports, St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold signed a five-year, $31.7 million deal that includes $19.5 million guaranteed. Saffold can void the deal after three years.

Fantasy Tip: This deal is $10.8 million and $1.5 million guaranteed shy of the deal he agreed to with the Oakland Raiders.

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Raiders | Mark Davis said no to Rodger Saffold deal

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:35:54 -0700

According to a team source, Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis pulled the plug on the OT Rodger Saffold (shoulder) deal. Surgery would have meant Saffold could have been ready for training camp, but Davis said no to the deal.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold returning

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:34:13 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have agreed to terms with unrestricted free-agent OT Rodger Saffold (Rams) on a five-year deal. The financial terms were not disclosed. Saffold originally signed with the Oakland Raiders, but a disagreement about the his health of his shoulder led to a failed physical and voided contract.

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Raiders | Donald Penn could be Plan B

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:20:12 -0700

The Oakland Raiders need a left tackle after free-agent signee OT Rodger Saffold (Rams) failed his physical Wednesday, March 12. The team could pursue free-agent OT Donald Penn (Buccaneers).

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Raiders | Rodger Saffold failed his physical; not joining team

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:06:33 -0700

Oakland Raiders OT Rodger Saffold has failed his team physical and will not be joining the team, returning him to the unrestricted free-agent pool.

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Raiders | Rodger Saffold to play left tackle

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:44:41 -0700

Regardless of his positional versatility, the Oakland Raiders signed OT Rodger Saffold to replace OT Jared Veldheer (Cardinals) at left tackle.

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Raiders | Rodger Saffold contract breakdown

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:31:31 -0700

Updating a previous story, Oakland Raiders OT Rodger Saffold's new contract will pay him $27.65 million over the first three years and $16 million in 2014.

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Raiders | Rodger Saffold signs

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:12:02 -0700

The Oakland Raiders signed free-agent OT Rodger Saffold (Rams) to a five-year, $42.5 million deal Tuesday, March 11. The deal includes $21 million in guarantees.

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Raiders | Interest in Rodger Saffold

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:51:01 -0700

The Oakland Raiders may have interest in free-agent OL Rodger Saffold (Rams) once free agency begins.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold will not return

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 18:11:21 -0700

Free-agent OT Rodger Saffold (Rams) has told the St. Louis Rams that he will not re-sign with them this offseason.

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Buccaneers | Have talked with two OTs

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 17:16:39 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have talked to the representatives of free-agent OT Rodger Saffold (Rams) and OT Anthony Collins (Bengals).

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Raiders | Interested in two OTs

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 17:10:39 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have talked to the representatives of free-agent OT Eugene Monroe (Ravens) and OT Rodger Saffold (Rams).

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Cardinals | Cooled on Rodger Saffold

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:16:17 -0700

The Arizona Cardinals' interest in free-agent OT Rodger Saffold (Rams) has cooled.

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Dolphins | Interested in Rodger Saffold

Sat, 08 Mar 2014 13:06:39 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have expressed strong interest in free-agent OT Rodger Saffold (Rams). Sources say the team would love to sign free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs) as a tackle and Saffold as a guard, but that would be a pricey proposal.

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Cardinals | Branden Albert top target

Sat, 08 Mar 2014 09:59:44 -0800

Free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs) is believed to be the Arizona Cardinals' top target this offseason. The team is also believed to be interested in free-agent OG Rodger Saffold (Rams).

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Rams | Rodger Saffold will hit market

Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:06:27 -0800

Alan Herman, agent for St. Louis Rams impending free-agent OG Rodger Saffold, said that Saffold will test the free-agent market this offseason.

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Rams | Talks with Rodger Saffold to pick up

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:45:26 -0800

According to a league source, talks between the St. Louis Rams and impending free-agent OT Rodger Saffold are expected to intensify as the week unfolds. The team did not use the franchise tag or transition tag on Saffold, but continue to make him a top priority. The Rams retain the exclusive ability to negotiate with Saffold until Saturday, March 8. At that point, a three-day legal tampering window opens.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold not interested in playing RT

Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:21:38 -0800

Alan Harman, one of the agents for St. Louis Rams impending free-agent OT Rodger Saffold, said Saffold is willing to play left tackle or either guard position next season but would prefer to stay away from right tackle.

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Rams | Yet to offer Rodger Saffold a contract

Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:27:08 -0800

Although the St. Louis Rams met with OL Rodger Saffold's representatives at the combine, the team has yet to make a contract offer. The club is expected to propose a new deal soon in an effort to lock up the free agent offensive lineman.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold willing to stay at OG

Sat, 22 Feb 2014 09:24:43 -0800

St. Louis Rams impending free-agent OT Rodger Saffold is willing to move to offensive guard permanently next season. Saffold was moved to guard this season after he lost his right tackle job.

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Cardinals | Could show interest in Rodger Saffold

Fri, 21 Feb 2014 20:25:11 -0800

The Arizona Cardinals could express interest in St. Louis Rams impending free-agent OL Rodger Saffold if he becomes available in free agency.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold a priority

Fri, 21 Feb 2014 19:05:30 -0800

St. Louis Rams general manager Les Snead said re-signing impending free-agent OG Rodger Saffold is one of the team's top priorities this offseason.

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Rams | Likely will try to bring Rodger Saffold back

Sat, 15 Feb 2014 09:23:41 -0800

The St. Louis Rams likely will try to re-sign impending free-agent OG Rodger Saffold this offseason.

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Rams | Would like to retain Rodger Saffold

Fri, 10 Jan 2014 20:55:36 -0800

St. Louis Rams general manager Les Snead acknowledged that the team will try to figure out a way to re-sign impending unrestricted free-agent OT Rodger Saffold.

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Rams | Two suffered head injuries in Week 17

Tue, 31 Dec 2013 15:32:16 -0800

St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold (head) and WR Justin Veltung (head) suffered head injuries in the regular season finale against the Seattle Seahawks.

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Rams | Rodger Saffold to start at LT

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:23:56 -0800

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said Monday, Dec. 23, that OT Rodger Saffold will start at left tackle in Week 17 against the Seattle Seahawks with OT Jake Long (knee) sidelined.

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Rams | Shuffle offensive line

Mon, 09 Dec 2013 18:05:11 -0800

St. Louis Rams OT Joseph Barksdale was back to the bench in Week 14 against the Arizona Cardinals after starting 12 games. OG Harvey Dahl (knee) was back from injury after missing four games, and he stared at right guard. OT Rodger Saffold, who had been at right guard for the past three games, slid over to right tackle. "Generally speaking, we're not going to demote a guy because of injury," head coach Jeff Fisher said Monday, Dec. 9. "We wanted to get Harvey an opportunity to play. He worked hard to come back."

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Rams | Rodger Saffold to start at RG

Sun, 10 Nov 2013 08:51:21 -0800

St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold will start at right guard in the team's Week 10 game in place of injured OG Harvey Dahl (knee).

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Rams | Rodger Saffold off injury report

Fri, 18 Oct 2013 08:14:34 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Rodger Saffold (knee) was removed from the injury report. He said he's between 90 and 100 percent.

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Rams | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 13 Oct 2013 08:36:41 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have declared C Barrett Jones, OG Brandon Washington, CB Cortland Finnegan, DL Gerald Rivers, DL Matt Conrath, OT Mike Person, OT Rodger Saffold inactive for Week 6.

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