Bell has a more significant injury from Sunday's loss at San Francisco with an ligament tear to his right knee.|||||||
Coach Steve Spagnuolo says Bell could miss a month, meaning he'd miss the rest of the season since the Rams are not going to qualify for postseason play.
Bell has undergone arthroscopic knee surgery and is expected to be out four to six weeks.|||||||
Bell will miss the team's OTAs, but coach Steve Spagnuolo anticipates he'll be ready for training camp. Spagnuolo thought the procedure on Tuesday was to clean up loose fragments in an old injury, but the coach was not sure which knee was hurt. Bell is entering the third year of a six-year contract. He started 13 games last year before finishing the season on injured reserve.
Bell has been placed on injured reserve with a torn hamstring.|||||||
Bell suffered the injury last week. He started 13 games a second straight season for the Rams.
Bell signed a 6-year contract with the St. Louis Rams on Monday. Bell played for the Tennessee Titans the last four seasons after being a fourth-round draft pick of the Titans in 2004. He has started 31 games the last two seasons, settling in at left guard last season. He has 46 career starts and played in 55 games in four seasons.|||||||
Bell should help the Ram's running attack, which floundered in 2007 in part because of injuries to 7-time Pro Bowler Orlando Pace and Mark Setterstrom and Richie Incognito.
The Rams signed Bell to a six-year contract.|||||||
The 6-foot-4, 295-pound Bell played for the Titans the last four seasons after being a fourth-round draft pick of the Titans in 2004. He has started 31 games the last two seasons, settling in at left guard last season. He has 46 career starts and played in 55 games in four seasons.