Los Angeles
Rams
Stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
2-0-0 Overall | 0-0 NFC WEST 1st
TEAM STATSRUSHINGPASSINGPTS/G
Offense140.5234.528.5
Defense9222118
Schedule
Preseason
Week 2Sat  8/10
@
Raiders
L3-14
Week 3Sat  8/17
vs
Cowboys
L10-14
Week 4Sat  8/24
vs
Broncos
W10-6
Week 5Thu  8/29
@
Texans
W22-10
Regular season
Week 1Sun  9/8
@
Panthers
W30-27
Week 2Sun  9/15
vs
Saints
W27-9
Week 3Sun  9/22
@
Browns
NBC8:20pm
Week 4Sun  9/29
vs
Buccaneers
FOX4:05pm
Week 5Thu  10/3
@
Seahawks
NFLN8:20pm
Week 6Sun  10/13
vs
49ers
FOX4:05pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

Their odds to win it all are 10/1, 9.1% (#3). They win the Super Bowl in 16.1% of simulations which makes them a good betting value. They are also a good bet to win the NFC at 9/2, 18.2%. Their sim chance is 34.8%. They are projected to win 12 games and go over their pre-season futures line of 10.5. Their playoff chances stand at 93.4% (71.7% to win the division). Based on wins per simulation they are projected to have the best record in the NFC.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

Based on the money lines, the Rams had an expected win percentage of 53% after 2 games. At 2-0, they are beating expectations. If you bet on them to win every game you would be up 159 units. They are 2-0 against the spread for a 200 profit. Their over-under record is 1-1. With a 13-3 record they managed to beat the high expectations that oddsmakers had of them (expected win percentage = 74%). They went 7-7-2 against the spread (-70 loss). They went over 8 times and came in under 8 times. They are favored in their upcoming game vs the Cleveland Browns. 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 elite scoring team based on points per game, which make sense given their strong yards per play rank. They are a below average scoring defense based on points per game and below average in yards per play allowed.

TEAM OFFENSE (League Rank):

TEAM DEFENSE:

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by Jared Goff who is projected to be the #5 QB the rest of the season. 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
55 Allen, Brian C6-230310/11/19952Michigan State
66 Blythe, Austin C6-329806/16/19924Iowa
5 Bortles, Blake QB6-523604/28/19926UCF
90 Brockers, Michael DE6-530512/21/19908LSU
34 Brown, Malcolm RB5-1122205/15/19934Texas
26 Christian, Marqui DB5-1120710/27/19944Midwestern State
12 Cooks, Brandin WR5-1018309/25/19936Oregon State
64 Demby, Jamil G6-532106/20/19961Maine
99 Donald, Aaron DT6-128005/23/19916Pittsburgh
50 Ebukam, Samson OLB6-324505/09/19953Eastern Washington
73 Edwards, David T6-630803/20/19970Wisconsin
71 Evans, Bobby T6-431203/24/19970Oklahoma
81 Everett, Gerald TE6-324006/25/19943South Alabama
56 Fowler, Dante DE6-325508/03/19945Florida
97 Fox, Morgan DE6-327509/12/19943Colorado State-Pueblo
91 Gaines, Greg DT6-131205/06/19960Washington
16 Goff, Jared QB6-422210/14/19944California
30 Gurley, Todd RB6-122408/03/19945Georgia
54 Hager, Bryce LB6-123705/04/19925Baylor
79 Havenstein, Rob T6-833005/13/19925Wisconsin
6 Hekker, Johnny P6-524102/08/19908Oregon State
27 Henderson, Darrell RB5-820808/19/19970Memphis
89 Higbee, Tyler TE6-625501/01/19934Western Kentucky
20 Hill, Troy CB5-1118308/29/19914Oregon
48 Howard, Travin LB6-121905/10/19961TCU
43 Johnson, John SS6-020912/19/19953Boston College
69 Joseph-Day, Sebastian DT6-431003/21/19952Rutgers
18 Kupp, Cooper WR6-220806/15/19933Eastern Washington
58 Littleton, Cory ILB6-322811/18/19934Washington
41 Long, David DB5-1119602/06/19980Michigan
52 Matthews, Clay OLB6-325505/14/198611USC
44 McQuaide, Jake LS6-223512/07/19879Ohio State
82 Mundt, Johnny TE6-423311/23/19942Oregon
19 Natson, JoJo WR5-715302/01/19943Akron
70 Noteboom, Joe T6-532106/19/19952TCU
45 Okoronkwo, Obo LB6-225304/24/19952Oklahoma
57 Patrick, Natrez ILB6-324207/09/19970Georgia
22 Peters, Marcus CB6-019501/09/19935Washington
24 Rapp, Taylor SAF6-020812/22/19970Washington
51 Reeder, Troy LB6-324509/13/19940Delaware
83 Reynolds, Josh WR6-319602/16/19953Texas A&M
23 Robey-Coleman, Nickell DB5-818001/17/19927USC
33 Scott, Nick DB5-1120005/17/19950Penn State
61 Shelton, Coleman C6-529907/28/19951Washington
92 Smart, Tanzel DT6-129511/06/19943Tulane
21 Talib, Aqib CB6-120902/13/198612Kansas
88 Thomas, Mike WR6-118908/16/19944Southern Miss
14 Webster, Nsimba WR5-1018001/27/19960Eastern Washington
32 Weddle, Eric FS5-1119501/04/198513Utah
77 Whitworth, Andrew T6-733012/12/198114LSU
31 Williams, Darious DB5-918703/15/19932UAB
17 Woods, Robert WR6-019504/10/19927USC
4 Zuerlein, Greg K6-019112/27/19878Missouri Western State