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Chris Long

Chris Long - #91 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 270 lbs.
Birthday 03/28/1985
Birthplace Santa Monica, CA
College Virginia
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 1st round, 2nd pick by Rams

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

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Rams owner set to buy majority of English soccer club

Posted April 10, 2011 @ 3:54 p.m. ET
Rams owner Stan Kroenke is set to become the majority owner of the British soccer club Arsenal, the second NFL owner to be in control of an English Premier League team.

Rams CB Fletcher could be starting to blossom

Posted April 06, 2011 @ 9:05 p.m. ET
When asked to come up with the most likely breakthrough player in 2011 on the Rams’ current roster, team sources took a particular fancy to third-year CB Bradley Fletcher.

Draft Dose: Who needs a wide receiver?

Posted March 25, 2011 @ 9 a.m. ET
Which teams in this year's draft could be in the market for a player like A.J. Green or Julio Jones? For one, Browns QB Colt McCoy could use some WR help.

Rams think Gilyard will rebound from tough rookie campaign

Posted March 23, 2011 @ 6:02 p.m. ET
After a rookie season in which just about everything that could go wrong did go wrong, the Rams are far from giving up on fourth-round WR Mardy Gilyard.

NFC team needs

Posted March 21, 2011 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
The Vikings are looking for a successor to QB Brett Favre, as PFW identifies the top three draft needs of each NFC team.

Don't rule out Rams taking D-end in Round One

Posted March 11, 2011 @ 12:51 p.m. ET
Even though daily team observers agree the Rams’ most glaring need is a pass catcher who can stretch the field, they say it would hardly be a stretch if the team opted for one of the many quality defensive ends ...

Redskins sign S Atogwe

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 6:14 p.m. ET
The Redskins signed former Rams S O.J. Atogwe to a five-year deal on Thursday, adding a quality player to their secondary.

Rams tender eight, including Amendola

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 12:38 p.m. ET
WR Danny Amendola was one of eight Rams players given contract tenders on Thursday.

NFC West free-agent preview

Posted March 02, 2011 @ 1:47 p.m. ET
With the owners and players mired in negotiations, the beginning of free agency is likely to be delayed. Yet, PFW examines the free-agent picture for each club, with the NFC West featured today.

Report: League blocks McDaniels from extra work with Bradford

Posted Feb. 28, 2011 @ 11:22 a.m. ET
The NFL has blocked Rams offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels from getting extra work in with QB Sam Bradford prior to a potential work stoppage, according to Sports Illustrated's Peter King.

Rams' FS situation looks wide open

Posted Feb. 26, 2011 @ 12:16 p.m. ET
It appears the options are numerous for the Rams at free safety in the wake of O.J. Atogwe's release after the team opted not to pay him an $8 million roster bonus.

Rams scout arrested in Indianapolis

Posted Feb. 26, 2011 @ 10:14 a.m. ET
Rams scout Luke Driscoll was arrested early Friday morning for urinating on a building in downtown Indianapolis, according to multiple reports.

Broncos meet with Da'Quan Bowers

Posted Feb. 26, 2011 @ 10:01 a.m. ET
Sources say the Broncos met with Clemson DE Da'Quan Bowers, who is a candidate to go with the first overall pick, and his representatives Friday night at the NFL Scouting Combine.

Spags got first choice in McDaniels, who won't ignore Jackson

Posted Feb. 24, 2011 @ 12:09 p.m. ET
It didn't take long for Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo to decide on his new offensive coordinator in Josh McDaniels, who won't forget about Steven Jackson and the running game.

Rams announce rise in ticket prices

Posted Feb. 20, 2011 @ 12:51 p.m. ET
Coming on the heels of the team's improvement on the field last season, the Rams have announced their first increase in ticket prices since 2007.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 01, 2011
Long did not practice Thursday due to an ankle injury.||||||| Long said he felt fine and sat out practice as a precautionary measure. He leads the team with 10 sacks.
Posted Aug. 03, 2009
After just a year in the NFL, Long feels like a veteran. The St. Louis Rams' defensive end was the team's No. 1 pick last year and the second overall selection. He started all 16 games and had 57 tackles and four sacks _ tied for second-most among NFC rookies.||||||| As he enters his second season, the Rams expect even bigger things from Long. So does he, saying that he's now more comfortable not only with what's expected of him on the field, but the off-the-field routine. "He's a second-year player," Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo said. "There's a big jump you've got to make from year one to year two, and we're hoping Chris makes that."
Posted July 20, 2008
Defensive end Chris Long agreed to a multiyear deal with the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, leaving plenty of time for the second overall pick in the 2008 draft to report to training camp.||||||| The Rams project Long will start at right end, beefing up an anemic pass rush. The Rams report to training camp at Concordia University in Mequon, Wis., on Thursday.
Posted July 20, 2008
The St. Louis Rams and Long, the second overall pick in the draft, reached an agreement on a contract Saturday night, according to a published report.||||||| Long, the son of Hall of Famer Howie Long, is expected to sign a deal that covers at least five years early next week, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported on its web site. The Rams report to training camp at Concordia University in Mequon, Wis., on Thursday. The Rams anticipate the 279-pound Long starting at right end to beef up an anemic pass rush.

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