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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

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.

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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