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Rodger Saffold

Rodger Saffold - #76 - T

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 5"/ 314 lbs.
Birthday 06/06/1988
Birthplace Bedford, OH
College Indiana
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 2nd round, 1st pick by Rams

Rams release S Atogwe

Posted Feb. 18, 2011 @ 5:35 p.m. ET
The Rams released S O.J. Atogwe on Friday instead of paying him a reported $8 million roster bonus, according to PFW correspondent and St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter Jim Thomas.

Shaw parts ways with Rams

Posted Feb. 18, 2011 @ 3:04 p.m. ET
John Shaw's role as a member of the Rams' organization has come to an end.

NFC West 2010 season-in-review team reports

Posted Feb. 13, 2011 @ 5:22 a.m. ET
Mike Williams emerged as one of the better stories of 2010, returning after two years out of the league to become the Seahawks' top receiver.

Super Bowl still looking for first 'true' home team

Posted Feb. 09, 2011 @ 4:31 p.m. ET
Next season's champion will be crowned at Lucas Oil Stadium, and history tells us that the Colts will not be part of Super Bowl XLVI.

Bradford wins AP Offensive Rookie honors

Posted Feb. 04, 2011 @ 8:54 p.m. ET
Rams QB Sam Bradford was named The Associated Press Offensive Rookie of the Year on Friday.

Running backs could be bigger priority for Rams

Posted Feb. 04, 2011 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
if new Rams offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels stays true to the form he displayed as the Patriots' coordinator, we hear a Kevin Faulk-type weapon or two that is adept at receiving out of the backfield has probably become more of ...

NFC West tired of being 'NFC Worst'

Posted Jan. 24, 2011 @ 5:33 a.m. ET
The NFC West has been acting with a sense of urgency to shed its image as the league's wasteland, making a number of impressive coaching hires.

Rams' hiring of McDaniels elicits 'surprisingly positive' vibe

Posted Jan. 21, 2011 @ 1:28 p.m. ET
Word is the reaction in St. Louis to the hiring of Josh McDaniels as the team's new offensive coordinator has been "surprisingly positive," according to sources on the scene.

Rams' Bradford comes through with flying colors

Posted Jan. 20, 2011 @ 12:44 p.m. ET
Sam Bradford is this year's Offensive Rookie of the Year, as voted on by Pro Football Weekly and the Professional Football Writers of America.

McDaniels is new Rams offensive coordinator

Posted Jan. 18, 2011 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
Former Broncos head coach Josh McDaniels was hired today to be the offensive coordinator for St. Louis.

Report: Rams reopen offensive coordinator search

Posted Jan. 18, 2011 @ 12:12 p.m. ET
The Rams' talks with Josh McDaniels, thought to be one of the hottest available assistant coaches, reportedly hit a snag while negotiating for their offensive coordinator position.

Drafting approach won't change for Rams

Posted Jan. 13, 2011 @ 9:43 a.m. ET
Getting caught up in the 2011 draft isn't going to be as different as one might suspect for Rams GM Billy Devaney this year — despite the fact that St. Louis will not be picking either No. 1 or No ...

Readers pick Bradford as top offensive rookie

Posted Jan. 12, 2011 @ 1:32 p.m. ET
Sam Bradford is the clear-cut choice as the NFL's Offensive Rookie of the Year. That's the opinion of ProFootballWeekly.com readers who participated in a recently concluded poll.

Report: Browns to interview Shurmur Friday

Posted Jan. 06, 2011 @ 7:11 p.m. ET
The Browns will interview Rams offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur on Friday, PFW Rams correspondent Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Thursday.

Rams fans stunned by Shurmur's interview with Browns

Posted Jan. 06, 2011 @ 4:29 p.m. ET
Disbelief was the major emotion being felt on the streets of St. Louis when it was revealed a few days after the Rams' disappointing season-ending loss to the Seahawks that offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur had been granted an interview for ...

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Sept. 17, 2012
Saffold will be out at least a month with a right knee injury.||||||| Coach Jeff Fisher said Saffold has a third-degree MCL sprain and other damage to the knee, but said it was not season-ending. Saffold was hurt advancing a fumble in the first quarter Sunday in the Rams' 31-28 victory over the Redskins. He was a surprise starter after being hospitalized with a neck strain in Detroit after the opener and listed as questionable prior to the game.
Posted Sept. 10, 2012
Saffold will start in Sunday's home opener against Washington.||||||| Saffold was a full participant Thursday and Friday, days after being hospitalized for several hours with what the team termed a significant neck strain. He was carted off the field in Detroit when he was injured in the opener.
Posted Sept. 09, 2012
Saffold has been carted off the field with an injury in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions.||||||| Saffold crumpled awkwardly after disengaging from Lions safety John Wendling on a long St. Louis pass. The Rams scored a touchdown on the play to take a 20-13 lead with 9:45 remaining. Saffold remained down for several minutes, and some Rams players held hands and formed a prayer circle on their sideline. Saffold was eventually lifted onto the cart but did not appear to be moving much.
Posted Nov. 20, 2011
Saffold has been placed on injured reserve with a torn pectoral muscle.||||||| Saffold was a second round draft pick last year and was immediately plugged into the lineup at left tackle.
Posted Nov. 22, 2010
Saffold's injured left shoulder were negative, and he wa active for Sunday's game at Denver.||||||| Saffold aggravated an injury sustained earlier in the season on pass protecting late in Sunday's 34-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Saffold said Monday the shoulder was very sore, but he anticipated that rehab would help keep him on the field. He was the first pick of the second round in this year's draft and has started every game at left tackle. Coach Steve Spagnuolo said Saffold was day to day.

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