The Los Angeles Rams had to come up with one final defensive stop to thwart a furious rally from the San Francisco 49ers in Thursday night’s 41-39 victory in Santa Clara. Aaron Donald‘s sack of Brian Hoyer on fourth-and-20 enabled the Rams to hold on after a questionable offensive pass interference call against Trent Taylor negated a first down conversion for the 49ers. Instead of a first down in Rams’ territory, the 49ers were backed up to a third- and then fourth-and-20 scenario.
The Washington Redskins take on the Oakland Raiders in a primetime Sunday night matchup that pits two teams that are coming off impressive victories last week. Washington defeated the Los Angeles Rams 27-20 and Oakland defeated the New York Jets 45-20. Here is a look at how both teams stack up against each other statistically heading into Week 3 of the NFL season. OVERALL OFFENSIVE NFL RANKINGS OVERALL OFFENSIVE STATS OVERALL DEFENSIVE NFL RANKINGS OVERALL DEFENSIVE STATS Time of possession will play a huge factor in the outcome of the game. Both teams have almost identical stats in possession of the ball on offense and also how long their defenses have been on the field.
Andrea Canales covers Liga MX and Mexico National Team for ESPNFC.com. Neither of his parents ever graduated from high school. Now his school has won more NCAA titles during his tenure than any other athletic director in Division I history. UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero, a native son of Los Angeles, excelled from his humble beginnings, going to UCLA on a baseball scholarship, then eventually becoming a sports administrator and one of only four Latino athletic directors (out of 128) of a Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) school. UCLA also leads with the most NCAA championships overall with 113. It doesn't stop fans from clamoring for more success, keeping the pressure on. "Athletic