The 2019 NFL season creeps closer every day, and after speaking with an owner from another Los Angeles Rams site, we agreed that it would be better to curate team coverage across the board. So here we are with the rebirth of the Rams Roundup article. Check out some of the best work covering the Rams across the net from the last couple of days below:
RamFest 2019: New location a big hit with Ramilies – Johnny Gomez, Rams Talk
Rams Talk managing editor Johnny Gomez details this year’s RamFest presented by So. Cal Rams Booster Club. He looks at how the new location and earlier date provided a better environment for Ramily to bond over great food, cold drinks, and a love for the Rams.
Podcast: Rams Talk Radio Ep. 2019:59 – The Ravens’ view on L.A. Rams S Eric Weddle, plus Tour hits Carolina
Derek Ciapala continues the 2019 Rams Talk Radio Tour Around the League with the Russell Street Report’s Ken McKusick and KeepPounDENN’s Dennis Walsh:
Butting Heads Ep. 49: Dennis Harrah, Rosey Grier, Kermit Alexander LIVE from Ramfest!
In a special edition of Butting Heads, Steve Rebeiro and Johnny Gomez recap Johnny’s epic day at Ramfest on Saturday, including interviews with Rams legends Rosey Grier, Kermit Alexander, and Dennis Harrah, as well as Ernie from the So Cal Rams Booster Club, the group responsible for putting on the event:
Rams Talk Radio Ep. 2019:60 – The Rams’ fan base ranks where? Plus Tour visits Detroit
Derek Ciapala and Tommy Avants discuss the new study that lists Los Angeles Rams fans dead last in the NFL. They break down whether or not this was a fair analysis. They also analyze the latest Twitter trouble between Derek and another journalist. Later, Derek takes the 2019 Tour Around the League to Detroit. He visits with the Lions Wire’s Erik Schlitt to learn about the Detroit Lions’ interesting offseason:
Under the Microscope: Jared Goff vs. Dak Prescott – by Blaine Grisak
Blaine Grisak breaks down the numbers in relation to Rams quarterback Jared Goff and Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott. The film and adjusted numbers tell a story that might catch a few people off guard.
Jake Ellenbogan and Alexis Kraft are joined by the official voice of the Los Angeles Rams, J.B. Long to talk all about the Rams heading into the new season, what it was like being at the Super Bowl and much more.
Which Rams rookie will make the biggest impact in 2019? – by Vinny Bonsignore and Rich Hammond (Paywall)
Like the title says, Vinny Bonsignore and Rich Hammond name which rookie they believe with have the biggest impact during the 2019 season.
Jay Paris recaps the offseason concerns surrounding Todd Gurley’s knee but notes that the running back is looking forward to training camp.
LAFC success offers lessons for Los Angeles Rams – by Skye Sverdlin
Skye Sverdlin looks to Major League Soccer’s current frontrunner for the Supporter’s Shield, LAFC, for possible lessons the Los Angeles Rams organization can learn from the impact they have made in the city with fans. Specifically, he focuses in on changes the Rams could make to the stadium layout among other suggestions.
What if the Los Angeles Rams hadn’t traded up to #1 in the 2016 NFL Draft to take QB Jared Goff? – by Joe McAtee
Joe McAtee looks back on the state of the Rams in 2016, and ponders what would have happened if the Rams didn’t trade up for Jared Goff. Specifically, he wonders how head coach Sean McVay would have functioned without Goff.
Gil Brandt lists John Johnson as breakout candidate in 2019 – by Andrew Ortenberg
Andrew Ortenberg breaks down Gil Brandt’s comments on John Johnson being a breakout candidate, but he makes a solid point. Didn’t Johnson already do just that?
With Rams dominating out of 11 personnel, why should McVay change? – by Cameron DaSilva
Some fans might argue DaSilva’s position after watching what the Bears, Eagles and Patriots did to the Rams last year, but he makes the case for keeping the same 11-personnel scheme for 2019.