Opponent Profile: St. Louis Rams Better Than Record Indicates

November 11, 2014 12:00 PM

Opponent Profile: St. Louis Rams Better Than Record Indicates
By Rich Kurtzman

" 2014 has been anything but easy going for the St. Louis Rams.

Before the regular season even began, the Rams lost franchise quarterback Sam Bradford to the same torn ACL which sidelined him in Week 7 of last season, ending his year. Somewhat incredibly, the team seems to have found a player in second-year pro Austin Davis, who has played decently considering he was just thrown into the mix at the start of the season. The knock on the 25-year old is his inability to take care of the football. In last week’s loss to the Arizona Cardinals, the Rams took a 14-10 lead into the fourth quarter when Arizona put up 21 unanswered points to win the game. Davis’ two interceptions and a fumble helped the Cardinals score and left St. Louis with more questions than answers at the most important position on the team.

“I didn’t play well enough to win today,” Davis said to the media after the loss. “I think the thing I’m learning really quick is you can play well for three and a half quarters but you’ve got to play four "

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