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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 WR Clayton out for the season (knee)

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 10:32 p.m. ET
Rams WR Mark Clayton told media members after the team's Week Five game vs. the Lions that he will miss the remainder of the season due to a right knee injury.

Lions end losing streak with big win vs. Rams

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 5:19 p.m. ET
Stefan Logan's 105-yard kickoff return broke a tie and sent the Lions to a 44-6 rout of the St. Louis Rams for their first win of the season and ended their 10-game losing streak.

Rams WR Clayton (knee) will not return

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 1:55 p.m. ET
Rams WR Mark Clayton suffered an injury to his right knee and will not return to Sunday's game against the Lions.

Hardworking Hall providing strong rush for Rams

Posted Oct. 08, 2010 @ 10:10 a.m. ET
With a daily work ethic second to none, veteran DE James Hall has been providing the Rams with a very potent pass rush so far this season.

Rams' defense stuffs Seahawks 20-3

Posted Oct. 03, 2010 @ 4:21 p.m. ET
QB Sam Bradford and a tough defense led the Rams to a 20-3 win over the Seahawks on Sunday.

Rams avoid local blackout

Posted Oct. 01, 2010 @ 2:47 p.m. ET
Local sponsors have purchased enough tickets to ensure the Rams-Seahawks game will be shown on TV in the St. Louis market.

Rams seem satisfied enough with backup RBs

Posted Oct. 01, 2010 @ 11:06 a.m. ET
With slim pickings available on the trade mart, we hear the Rams are willing to get by this season with the RB trio of Kenneth Darby, Keith Toston and Chauncey Washington behind Steven Jackson.

Four teams risk blackouts in Week Four

Posted Sept. 30, 2010 @ 10:08 a.m. ET
Four NFL games could be blacked out on local television this Sunday as teams scramble to sell tickets before Thursday afternoon's deadline.

Rams sign RB Washington from Jets

Posted Sept. 28, 2010 @ 12:20 p.m. ET
The Rams have signed RB Chauncey Washington off of the Jets' practice squad, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Tuesday.

Rams RB Jackson dodges bullet in big win

Posted Sept. 27, 2010 @ 6:47 p.m. ET
The Rams are breathing a huge sigh of relief after an MRI of the strained groin that RB Steven Jackson suffered Sunday showed no tear.

Rams RB Jackson has "only a sprain"

Posted Sept. 27, 2010 @ 4:04 p.m. ET
Rams RB Steven Jackson had an MRI Monday after leaving Sunday's game in the second quarter with a groin injury. Jackson tweeted after the MRI "It's only a strain..."

Rams RB Jackson undergoes MRI

Posted Sept. 27, 2010 @ 11:42 a.m. ET
Rams RB Steven Jackson will undergo an MRI on his pulled groin muscle and may end up missing some time.

Rams top Redskins after losing Jackson

Posted Sept. 26, 2010 @ 7:40 p.m. ET
Backup running back Kenneth Darby scored the go-ahead touchdown in the third quarter, helping the St. Louis Rams overcome an injury to Steven Jackson and end a 14-game home losing streak with a 30-16 victory over the Washington Redskins on ...

Rams RB Jackson leaves game with apparent knee injury

Posted Sept. 26, 2010 @ 5:33 p.m. ET
Rams RB Steven Jackson left the game and went to the locker room before halftime with an apparent knee injury.

Injuries hit Rams hard at tight end

Posted Sept. 23, 2010 @ 10:22 a.m. ET
The Rams are having a hard time finding enough healthy bodies to man the TE position with their top three tight ends currently battling injuries to varying degrees.

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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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