Colin Cowherd is high on the acquisition of Matthew Stafford, same as me After the schedule was released, Cowherd focused on teams that caught a “break” with the announcement. He’s high on the acquisition of Stafford and notes that he “inherited” a bad franchise and now he won’t be “invisible” anymore with the Rams. Rams open with the Bears, Colts, Bucs, Cardinals, and Seahawks, with three of those games at SoFi Stadium.
Older fans may remember Jerry Burns, the longtime offensive coordinator for the Minnesota Vikings, who eventually took over as head coach from 1986 to 1991. Burns, who previously served as the OC from 1968 to 1985, a resume of coaching consistency rarely found in any sport anymore, only posted one losing season as a head coach and guided the Vikings to the 1987 NFC Championship game.
We know that the LA Rams will play three preseason games this year — one fewer than usual but three more than 2020 — but we don’t know exactly when all of those games will take place yet. All told, it’s back to a 20-game schedule, including preseason, as the Rams will play a 17-game regular season for the first time. And they’ll be tested against the AFC West once again.