The St. Louis Rams have had little cap room for the majority of the offseason after big money deals were given to tackle Jake Long and tight end Jared Cook.
St. Louis had just $244,053 in cap space and needed room to sign their upcoming draft class which includes two first round selections. According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Rams were able to get some help with defensive end Chris Long agreeing to restructure his contract.
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The St. Louis Rams gained a much-needed $4.5 million in salary-cap space last weekend after working out a restructured contract with defensive end Chris Long, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Long’s cap hit for 2013 was reduced from $13.25 million to $8.75 million, according to the P-D. Part of the savings will come from the Rams converting $6 million of the $13.25 million into a roster bonus, payable this year but pro-rated over the next four seasons for cap purposes.
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Corey Chavous from draftnasty.com joins Erik Kuselias to discuss the top flight running backs in this year’s draft class. Chavous believes Eddie Lacy will be a Gerald Riggs’ type running back in the NFL. In other words, Chavous expects Lacy to run with a bruising style.
Via Pro Football Talk
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Mike Florio talks with Corey Chavous of Draftnasty.com to talk the 2013 quarterback draft class and the other top position prospects. Then, Florio makes his 13-16 mock draft picks.
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In a game resembling the sad 2008 season of the San Diego Padres, the Bolts lose to the St. Louis Rams 7-6. The Chargers are now 1-1 in the preseason.
(AP Photo)The Chargers came into St. Louis resting a majority of their starters, so the final score is not surprising. Here are some of the positives and negatives I'd like to point out:
CB's Antoine Cason and Cletis Gordon started at corner and both grabbed one interception. Each player is definitely competing hard for that nickel...Read Full Story