Keidel: Rams, Cowboys Not The Teams We ExpectedThe Los Angeles Rams beat the Dallas Cowboys, showing they may no longer be an NFL doormat.
Fantasy Football: Buccaneers Vs. Rams - Who To Play, Who To PassThe Rams and Buccaneers face off with rookie sensations Jameis Winston and Todd Gurley leading the way for their respective teams.
Even With Bridgewater Out, Vikings Top Rams In OTAdrian Peterson rushed for 125 yards on 29 carries for Minnesota, helping set up Blair Walsh's 40-yard field goal in overtime that lifted the Vikings a 21-18 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday after quarterback Teddy Bridgewater left with a concussion.
Vikings-Rams Game Features Gurley-Peterson DuelComparison games are the low-hanging fruit of NFL analysis and storytelling. Parallels between players can easily be forced. The similarities between Todd Gurley and Adrian Peterson, though, are too striking to ignore. The rookie sensation with St. Louis and the ninth-year star for Minnesota will square off Sunday.
Vikings Resurgent Run Defense Faces Tall Task On SundayThe Minnesota Vikings improved run defense will be tested Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium. The Vikings have allowed just team to rush for over 100 yards in their last six games, but none of those teams have a running back like the St. Louis Rams.
Rookie Spotlight: Todd Gurley Joins A Storied History Of St. Louis Rams Running BacksThe St. Louis Rams have a long history of great running backs, and now they're simply adding one more. Rookie Todd Gurley looks like he will fit right in, and the Rams hope his arrival brings an immediate impact to the offense.
10 Players The Vikings Could Take With Pick No. 11Minnesota Vikings fans should expect to hear and read about several rumors over the next week as the NFL Draft approaches. It should be interesting to see what transpires over the next week in the build-up to the NFL Draft. With that said, here are 10 possibilities for when the Vikings are on the clock with the No. 11 pick in the first round of the draft.
Heisman Watch: Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon Ready For Heisman Showdown With AbdullahThis week, Melvin Gordon leads the Wisconsin running game against another Heisman candidate and his ground game, Nebraska and Ameer Abdullah. The running back showcase should double as this week’s Heisman Trophy Spotlight Game.