September 1, 1992 |
Turning his back on exhibition performances, popular sentiment and the power-football philosophy he used to personify, Ram Coach Chuck Knox on Monday waived Marcus Dupree, the team's most impressive running back this summer. Dupree, who joined the Rams two years ago after an injury-caused five-year layoff from football, leaves the team as he seemed to be reaching a level close to what he enjoyed as a Mississippi high school legend.
January 19, 1995 |
The Rams signed quarterback Chris Miller last year to a three-year, $9-million contract, then benched him in favor of journeyman Chris Chandler. They said Wednesday that Miller would have to be considered the team's quarterback in 1995, but still announced they will making him available to Jacksonville and Charlotte in next month's expansion draft. Confused?
September 1, 1991 |
Jeff Brohm threw for two touchdowns and Ralph Dawkins rushed for 162 yards and a score as Louisville beat Division I-AA Eastern Kentucky, 24-14, on Saturday. Brohm passed to his brother Greg for a 20-yard scoring play in the third quarter as the Cardinals went ahead, 17-7. The Cardinals put the game away in the waning minutes of the fourth quarter when Dawkins carried on all 11 plays of a 45-yard touchdown drive after Tim McNamee's fumble on a punt snap.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 13, 1994
Olympic skating stars, Rams football players and movie actors will challenge all comers to a pool tournament Monday night to raise money for St. Jude Medical Center. The event is sponsored by the Siglos Club, a support group for the medical center, and will be held at the new National Sports Grill from 6 to 9 p.m. All proceeds will be used to renovate St. Jude's intensive care and critical care units.
August 6, 1992 |
Running back Cleveland Gary is one of 11 Rams who didn't make the trip for tonight's exhibition opener at the Kingdome against the Seattle Seahawks. Gary missed practice for the second day Wednesday because of tenderness in his hamstring and joins cornerback Todd Lyght, No. 1 pick Sean Gilbert and receiver Henry Ellard as injured starters who will not suit up.
September 17, 1993 |
Russell White and Tim Lester continue to practice as the Rams' starting running backs, while Jerome Bettis and Cleveland Gary stand on the sidelines. Bettis, who has difficulty breathing because of a bruised sternum, ran after practice and reported improvement. Gary jogged briefly, but was unable to join the rest of the team for the post-practice run. So who starts against the New York Giants? Coach Chuck Knox: "I don't know. I really don't."