Los Angeles
Rams
Stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
9-7-0 Overall | 3-3 NFC WEST 3rd
TEAM STATSRUSHINGPASSINGPTS/G
Offense93.7291.824.6
Defense113.1245.522.8
Schedule
Preseason
Week 2Fri  8/14
vs
Saints
10:00pm
Week 3Sat  8/22
@
Chargers
10:00pm
Week 4Sat  8/29
vs
Broncos
10:00pm
Week 5Thu  9/3
@
Raiders
10:00pm
Regular season
Week 1Sun  9/13
vs
Cowboys
NBC8:20pm
Week 2Sun  9/20
@
Eagles
FOX1:00pm
Week 3Sun  9/27
@
Bills
FOX1:00pm
Week 4Sun  10/4
vs
Giants
FOX4:05pm
Week 5Sun  10/11
@
Redskins
FOX1:00pm
Week 6Sun  10/18
@
49ers
NBC8:20pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

Their championship odds are 40/1, 2.4% (#15 best). Their 1.3% chance is #13 in the league which is not high enough to be a good bet. In simulations, they win the NFC 3.8% of the time and are not a good value at 20/1, 4.8%. The Rams are averaging 8.3 wins per sim so we recommend betting them to come under 9 wins. At -300 the Rams are not a good value to make the playoffs with a 45.6% chance. Their odds of winning their division are 1/0, 0%. They win the division in 12.5% of simulations. Their average wins per simulation puts them at #9 in the NFC.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

They were expected to win 59% of their games last season so their 9-7 met expectations. They were very good against the spread going 10-5-1 for (+450 profit). More of their games came in under (9) than went over (7). The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM OFFENSIVE AND DEFENSIVE STATS WITH LEAGUE RANKINGS

They are an above average scoring team based on points per game, which make sense given their strong yards per play rank. They are an average team in points allowed. Offensively, they are the #13 ranked team in yards per play allowed. They are the #13 ranked defense in opponents' TD rate (passing and rushing TDs per offensive play).

TEAM OFFENSE (League Rank):

TEAM DEFENSE:

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team this season led by Todd Gurley who was the #12 Runningback. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the position rankings. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
36 Alexander, Adonis DB6-320511/07/19962Virginia Tech
55 Allen, Brian C6-230310/11/19953Michigan State
79 Banks, Eric DE6-523001/30/19980Texas-San Antonio
49 Bituli, Daniel LB6-325212/27/19970Tennessee
86 Blanton, Kendall TE6-626211/10/19951Missouri
66 Blythe, Austin G6-329806/16/19925Iowa
67 Brewer, Chandler G6-632006/21/19972Middle Tenn.
90 Brockers, Michael DE6-530512/21/19909LSU
34 Brown, Malcolm RB5-1122205/15/19935Texas
68 Cabral, Cohl C6-530402/11/19980Arizona State
93 Copeland, Marquise DT6-228705/09/19971Cincinnati
63 Corbett, Austin G6-430609/05/19953Nevada
21 Deayon, Donte' CB5-915901/28/19944Boise State
64 Demby, Jamil G6-532106/20/19962Maine
99 Donald, Aaron DE6-128005/23/19917Pittsburgh
87 Dortch, Greg WR5-717505/29/19981Wake Forest
50 Ebukam, Samson OLB6-324505/09/19954Eastern Washington
73 Edwards, David T6-630803/20/19972Wisconsin
--- Edwards, Earnest WR5-101750Maine
71 Evans, Bobby T6-431203/24/19972Oklahoma
81 Everett, Gerald TE6-324006/25/19944South Alabama
54 Floyd, Leonard OLB6-524009/08/19925Georgia
97 Fox, Morgan DE6-327509/12/19944Colorado State-Pueblo
91 Gaines, Greg DT6-131205/06/19962Washington
39 Gervase, Jake SAF6-121209/18/19952Iowa
38 Ghanwoloku, Dayan CB5-112000BYU
49 Gilbert, James RB5-919811/10/19950Kansas State
16 Goff, Jared QB6-422210/14/19945California
3 Hajrullahu, Lirim K5-1120504/24/19901Western Ontario (Canada)
79 Havenstein, Rob T6-833005/13/19926Wisconsin
6 Hekker, Johnny P6-524102/08/19909Oregon State
27 Henderson, Darrell RB5-820808/19/19972Memphis
89 Higbee, Tyler TE6-625501/01/19935Western Kentucky
22 Hill, Troy CB5-1118308/29/19915Oregon
48 Howard, Travin LB6-121905/10/19962TCU
46 Hughes, JuJu SAF5-111880Fresno State
83 Jackson, Trishton WR6-119103/09/19980Syracuse
43 Johnson, John SS6-020912/19/19954Boston College
35 Jones, Xavier RB5-112080SMU
69 Joseph-Day, Sebastian DT6-431003/21/19953Rutgers
42 Kelly, John RB5-1020510/04/19962Tennessee
59 Kiser, Micah LB6-024401/25/19953Virginia
61 Kolone, Jeremiah G6-331610/23/19941San Jose State
15 Koski, J.J. WR6-11950Cal Poly-Pomona
10 Kupp, Cooper WR6-220806/15/19934Eastern Washington
53 Lawler, Justin LB6-426512/23/19943SMU
55 London II, Bryan LB6-223203/17/19970Texas State
25 Long, David DB5-1119602/06/19982Michigan
2 Love, Josh QB6-220311/28/19960San Jose State
8 MacGinnis, Austin K5-1018505/04/19951Kentucky
37 McGhee, Tyrique DB5-101870Georgia
44 McQuaide, Jake LS6-223512/07/198710Ohio State
82 Mundt, Johnny TE6-423311/23/19943Oregon
70 Noteboom, Joe T6-532106/19/19953TCU
45 Okoronkwo, Obo LB6-225304/24/19953Oklahoma
57 Patrick, Natrez ILB6-324207/09/19972Georgia
5 Perkins, Bryce QB6-321512/20/19960Virginia
95 Polite, Jachai LB6-325803/30/19981Florida
20 Ramsey, Jalen CB6-120810/24/19945Florida State
24 Rapp, Taylor SAF6-020812/22/19972Washington
47 Reaves, Greg LB6-224108/20/19960South Florida
51 Reeder, Troy LB6-324509/13/19942Delaware
98 Renner, Sam DT6-42750Minnesota
11 Reynolds, Josh WR6-319602/16/19954Texas A&M
94 Robinson, A'Shawn DT6-433003/21/19955Alabama
56 Rozeboom, Christian LB6-22300South Dakota
33 Scott, Nick SAF5-1120005/17/19952Penn State
65 Shelton, Coleman C6-429907/28/19952Washington
30 Taylor, Levonta CB5-1019011/04/19970Florida State
60 Trewyn, Nate C6-431505/16/19961Wis.-Whitewater
14 Webster, Nsimba WR5-1018001/27/19962Eastern Washington
77 Whitworth, Andrew T6-733012/12/198115LSU
31 Williams, Darious DB5-918703/15/19933UAB
62 Williams, Jonah DE6-527508/17/19950Weber State
4 Winston, Easop WR6-01920Washington State
84 Wolf, Ethan TE6-625211/07/19951Tennessee
9 Wolford, John QB6-120010/16/19951Wake Forest
17 Woods, Robert WR6-019504/10/19928USC
41 Young, Kenny ILB6-123411/15/19943UCLA