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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

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Colts' playoff streak in prestigious company

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
With the Colts having made the playoffs eight straight seasons, NFList examines the longest such playoff streaks, including one by Dallas under Tom Landry.

Atogwe hardly a slam dunk to stick with Rams

Posted Dec. 16, 2010 @ 4:40 p.m. ET
While Rams starting FS Oshiomogho Atogwe is having a solid season, we hear it might not be strong enough to assure that he will remain with the team next season.

Rams must rebound against Missouri rivals in Week 15

Posted Dec. 13, 2010 @ 6:17 p.m. ET
The Rams shouldn’t have much of a problem getting fired up for their “Show Me State” showdown against the Chiefs this Sunday after getting burned by the Saints in Week 14.

Brees, Jenkins lead Saints past Rams

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 8:01 p.m. ET
Drew Brees threw for three scores, Malcolm Jenkins returned one of his two interceptions 96 yards for his first career touchdown, and New Orleans won its sixth straight game 31-13 over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.

Diggs' season-ending injury puts dent in Rams' defense

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 10 p.m. ET
One big reason why the Rams could end up being on the outside looking in come playoff time is their increasingly shaky situation at outside linebacker with starting SLB Na'il Diggs out for the season after tearing a pectoral ...

Rams LB Diggs done for rest of season

Posted Dec. 06, 2010 @ 4:13 p.m. ET
Rams LB Na'il Diggs will miss the rest of the season with a torn pectoral muscle suffered in Sunday's win over the Cardinals.

Rams get to .500 with 19-6 win over Cardinals

Posted Dec. 05, 2010 @ 8:14 p.m. ET
Steven Jackson rushed for 102 yards, including 27 on the game's lone TD, and St. Louis sent Arizona to its seventh loss in a row 19-6 on Sunday.

Alexander key for Rams down the stretch

Posted Dec. 04, 2010 @ 4:59 p.m. ET
If the Rams manage to make it to the playoffs, the one player — aside from 2010 No. 1 overall pick Sam Bradford — who could be mostly responsible for making that happen is undrafted rookie WR Danario Alexander.

Latest receiver injury rains on Rams' parade

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 7:50 p.m. ET
The Rams' first road victory this season was tarnished by the news that promising rookie TE Michael Hoomanawanui could very well be out for the rest of the year.

Bradford throws for over 300 as Rams top Broncos

Posted Nov. 28, 2010 @ 7:57 p.m. ET
Rookie Sam Bradford had his first 300-yard game and tossed three touchdown passes as the Rams escaped Denver with a 36-33 win Sunday.

2011 NFC West free-agent preview

Posted Nov. 26, 2010 @ 9:29 a.m. ET
After the season, the 49ers will have to decide who will be their quarterback of the future, as both Alex Smith and Troy Smith may become free agents. Here is our exclusive team-by-team list of NFC West players likely to ...

Jones punting at Pro Bowl level for Rams

Posted Nov. 25, 2010 @ 1:33 p.m. ET
Although his numbers are down a bit this season, daily team observers agree that Rams P Donnie Jones deserves a Pro Bowl berth more than anybody on the team.

Rams receive reality check from Falcons

Posted Nov. 22, 2010 @ 6:39 p.m. ET
Unable to capitalize on the home-field advantage that had been serving them so well this season, the Rams received a sobering reality check in Week 11 from a Falcons team that appears to have much more legitimate playoff credentials in ...

Ryan, Falcons overpower Rams

Posted Nov. 21, 2010 @ 7:41 p.m. ET
Matt Ryan threw two touchdown passes and directed an offense so dominant that three St. Louis defenders left with cramps in the Atlanta Falcons' 34-17 victory over the Rams on Sunday.

Rams again avoid blackout

Posted Nov. 19, 2010 @ 11:10 a.m. ET
The Rams sold the last few tickets remaining to beat the NFL deadline and avert a local TV blackout of Sunday's home game against the Falcons.

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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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