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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

Former Bears, Lions RB Jones visits Rams

Posted Sept. 22, 2010 @ 7:30 p.m. ET
Former Bears and Lions RB Kevin Jones visited the Rams this week. The Rams also had seven veteran players try out, including former Patriots DT Damione Lewis, who started all 16 games with Carolina in 2009.

Near misses aren't good enough for Rams

Posted Sept. 22, 2010 @ 6:33 p.m. ET
Is it too early for the Rams to be facing a "must win" situation  against the Redskins at home this Sunday? Hell no, write Dan Arkush.

Deadline passes for Chargers WR Jackson to be traded

Posted Sept. 22, 2010 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
The deadline imposed for Chargers WR Vincent Jackson to be traded, which would have allowed him to reduce his suspension from six games to four, has passed with no deal consummated.

Clock keeps ticking on Vincent Jackson deal

Posted Sept. 22, 2010 @ 12:38 p.m. ET
The Chargers have until 4 p.m. EDT to make a deal involving WR Vincent Jackson that will keep his reduced suspension in place.

Report: Rams still interested in WR Jackson

Posted Sept. 20, 2010 @ 4:10 p.m. ET
The Rams reportedly are still interested in trading for disgruntled Chargers WR Vincent Jackson.

Spagnuolo updates Rams injuries

Posted Sept. 20, 2010 @ 4:06 p.m. ET
Head coach Steve Spagnuolo gave updates on a slew of Rams injuries suffered in their Week Two loss to the Raiders.

Gradkowski replaces Campbell, leads Raiders to comeback victory

Posted Sept. 19, 2010 @ 7:21 p.m. ET
Bruce Gradkowski replaced an ineffective Jason Campbell after halftime and led the Raiders to three scoring drives and a 16-14 victory over the St. Louis Rams in the home opener on Sunday.

Bradford's debut typical for QBs drafted first

Posted Sept. 19, 2010 @ 11:18 a.m. ET
Although Rams rookie QB Sam Bradford's first NFL start resulted in a 17-13 St. Louis loss, it was the usual fate for quarterbacks who were drafted No. 1 overall, especially those who have started in Week One of their ...

Rams rule DT Ryan, CB Dockery out for Week Two

Posted Sept. 18, 2010 @ 2:35 p.m. ET
The Rams downgraded DT Clifton Ryan from questionable to out for their Week Two matchup with the Raiders.

Rams' CB situation a mixed bag

Posted Sept. 17, 2010 @ 4:41 p.m. ET
As far as the Rams' starting cornerbacks are concerned, we hear the team likes what it has in Ron Bartell and Bradley Fletcher on the left side and right side, respectively,

Three Rams injured in Week One

Posted Sept. 13, 2010 @ 5:49 p.m. ET
Rams LB Chris Chamberlain, CB Kevin Dockery and TE Michael Hoomanawanui all could miss time in the coming weeks after being hurt on Sunday.

Fitzgerald spoils Bradford's debut; Cardinals win 17-13

Posted Sept. 12, 2010 @ 8:34 p.m. ET
Larry Fitzgerald got loose for a go-ahead 21-yard touchdown catch with 6:13 to play in the Arizona Cardinals 17-13 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.

Clayton catches on very quickly with Rams

Posted Sept. 10, 2010 @ 1:02 p.m. ET
If Mark Clayton’s first week in a Rams uniform is any indication, the former Raven could be on a fast track to becoming the team’s No. 1 receiver.

Rams' Spagnuolo calls Clayton 'good fit'

Posted Sept. 08, 2010 @ 4:59 p.m. ET
Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo said Wednesday that WR Mark Clayton, acquired from Baltimore Monday, was working at the "Z" receiver in the club's base offense and figures to play inside initially in three-WR sets.

Ravens trade WR Clayton to Rams

Posted Sept. 06, 2010 @ 4:03 p.m. ET
The Ravens, who agreed to terms with former Seahawks WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh on Monday, traded wideout Mark Clayton to the Rams on Monday. The teams also exchanged undisclosed draft picks, per the club's official Twitter feed.

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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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