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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

Tack FF Int
33 0 0

Agency rejects Rams' proposal to upgrade stadium

Posted June 01, 2012 @ 12:24 p.m. ET
The agency that operates the Edward Jones Dome has rejected an improvement plan proposed by the St. Louis Rams.

Former equipment manager sues Rams

Posted May 31, 2012 @ 7:05 p.m. ET
Longtime Rams equipment manager Todd Hewitt is suing the team, alleging he was fired last year due to age discrimination.

Free-agent OLBs Dunbar, Haggan will likely start for Rams

Posted May 26, 2012 @ 12:08 p.m. ET
Following in the footsteps of fellow free-agent addition Jo-Lonn Dunbar, Mario Haggan is a strong candidate for the starting SLB job.

NFC West players in the crosshairs

Posted May 24, 2012 @ 3:45 p.m. ET
Here's a look at the players on each NFC West team who will be most heavily scrutinized, including Seahawks WR Sidney Rice.

Rams' Fisher not pleased with missing rookies

Posted May 16, 2012 @ 5:18 p.m. ET
Rams head coach Jeff Fisher is not happy that three of his draft choices can't attend the team's OTAs because of a scheduling conflict with an NFLPA event.

Rams add LB Haggan, OT Richardson

Posted May 15, 2012 @ 4:51 p.m. ET
The Rams signed veteran free agents LB Mario Haggan and OT Barry Richardson, the team announced Tuesday.

Part of Rams' dome improvement plan revealed

Posted May 14, 2012 @ 1:15 p.m. ET
Missouri attorney general Chris Koster released details to improve the Rams’ stadium, which would include a roof panel to allow more natural light.

Rams get a kick out of rookies Zuerlein, Hekker

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 4:28 p.m. ET
Figuring their special teams can't be any worse than they were last season, it appears the Rams are more than willing to go with rookies at both placekicker and punter.

OG Bell decides to retire

Posted May 09, 2012 @ 11:24 a.m. ET
OG Jacob Bell is retiring after eight seasons in the NFL, one month after signing with the Bengals, saying he wants to leave on his own terms before his long-term health is affected.

Missouri AG says he will release dome proposal

Posted May 08, 2012 @ 2:20 p.m. ET
The Missouri attorney general will release details on how the Rams want to renovate the Edward Jones Dome despite the team's desire to keep the plan secret.

Vikings in limbo and expansion not on NFL's radar

Posted May 05, 2012 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
The difficulty the Vikings are experiencing in getting a new stadium is similar to predicaments that are looming in other NFL cities.

Former NFL team executive Beam dies

Posted May 05, 2012 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
Former Rams and Buccaneers executive Dick Beam has passed away. He was 75.

Jets sign PK Brown

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 6:18 p.m. ET
The Jets have agreed to terms with PK Josh Brown, according to multiple reports.

Rams submit plan to upgrade dome

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 12:45 p.m. ET
The Rams have submitted plans to upgrade the Edward Jones Dome, a key step to making sure the team doesn't leave town.

Rams cut PK Brown

Posted April 29, 2012 @ 3:18 p.m. ET
The Rams released PK Josh Brown, according to PFW correspondent and St. Louis Post Dispatch writer Jim Thomas.

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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