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Scott Linehan

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2012

    Spagnuolo and Devaney: What Went Wrong

    These guys had it right all along. ​Steve Spagnuolo, head coach of the St. Louis Rams, gone. Billy Devaney, general manager of the St. Louis Rams, gone. The two architects of this most recent era of Rams football were both fired Monday. It should come as no surprise to anyone, really, co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2011

    Rams' Awfulness Explained in One Series of Downs

    ​I can tell you everything you need to know about the Rams' loss to the Washington Redskins Sunday -- and really, the Rams' whole season to this point -- with just one series of plays. It began with James Laurinaitis picking off Rex Grossman deep in Redskins' territory, returning the intercep ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    Lions 44 - Rams 6: Two Steps Forward, One Giant Leap Back

    Image viaA street sign outside of the Rams training facility?​Early in the first half of yesterday's game in Detroit, when the Rams trailed just 3-0, the offense was moving with ease toward the end zone. Sam Bradford completed a pass to Brandon Gibson, who shook off three tackles for a long gain. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2010

    The Problem With the Rams, Revealed at Last!

    It was the trainer. Yep, you heard me. The trainer was the reason the Rams only won a single game in the 2009-2010 season. Not the impotent offense, not the porous defense, not the coaching, not the players. It was the trainer. After his first season as head coach of the St. Louis Rams, St ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2009

    Missouri Loves Company: St. Louis and Detroit Sadly Aren't so Different

    What could possibly be intriguing about the St. Louis Rams vs. Detroit Lions match-up on Sunday -- the game that pits the two worst NFL teams in recent memory against each other? http://www.detroitlions.com/This pre-grame graphic on the Detroit Lions web site seems to promise helmet-smashing footbal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2009

    And You Thought the Detroit Lions Couldn't Get Any Worse?

    Just wait. News today is that the Lions just signed Scott Linehan to run their awwfense offense. Oh, and statistically the Lions (0-16) could have performed worse in 2008. Last season's team won all four of its pre-season games before going belly-up for the entire regular season. Coach Linehan, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2008

    RIP: Donnie Avery's Fantasy Value

    He was hyped by optimistic, shortsighted pundits as the "2008 fantasy football sleeper at wide receiver," now the promising fantasy career of Rams rookie Donnie Avery has officially flamed out. It was a brief, meteoric rise to prominence that lasted just five weeks before ending with a whimper yeste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2008

    Rams Update: Bulger's Bleeps and Haslett's Headache

    All along, I've tried to avoid getting in on the Jim Haslett bandwagon. I really have. Games like the one that took place yesterday ("Cardinals Rout Rams," "Cardinals Crush Rams," "Kurt Warner Leads High-Flying Cardinal Offense") are the reason why. See, I actually really like Jim Haslett; I think ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2008

    Rams Wide Receiver Donnie Avery: Fantasy Football Sleeper, Adept Dancer

    Ladies and gentlemen, I proudly present to you the 2008 fantasy football sleeper at wide receiver: the one, the only, the incomparable Donnie Avery. My relationship with Avery began last week when I picked him up as a free agent (he was owned by a scant 8 percent of users on Yahoo! at the time) sec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2008

    Scott Linehan: I Can See Him Now

    Can you picture Scott Linehan watching his former team beat up on the Dallas Cowboys yesterday afternoon? sportsreport.freedomblogging.com I see him sitting on his couch in a dirty bathrobe, sporting a week's worth of stubble. He's flanked by a half empty bottle of Johnnie Walker Red and an overf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2008

    Ten Suggested Jobs for a Post-Rams Scott Linehan

    You know, here at the Rundown, we care about our sporting heroes. We really do. I mean, just think of all the hours of enjoyment we get from these people, and all they ask in return is salaries in the millions of dollars, the worship of countless strangers, and the occasional cocaine-and-malt-liquor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2008

    Here's the Must-Have St. Louis Rams Item for this Season

    While you’ll hear no argument here than Scott Linehan needed to be fired, the question must be asked: Has anyone ever done less to warrant a promotion than Jim Haslett? As the defensive coordinator for the Rams this season, his unit has allowed 36 points per game (second-worst in the NFL), 411 y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2008

    It's Time to Jump on the Mizzou Bandwagon

    It's shaping up to be a tough winter for St. Louis sports fans. The Cardinals are ending on a definite low note, leaving their fans with a sour taste in their mouths. The Blues top young player, a big defenseman by the name of Erik Johnson, wrecked his knee -- wait for it -- stepping out of a go ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2008

    Breaking: Hundreds Fall Victim to Fatal Boredom After Linehan Speech

    ST. LOUIS -- Following a motivational speech given by St. Louis Rams head coach Scott Linehan last week at an area high school, nearly 200 members of the audience have committed suicide.

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2008

    When Did La Russa Become a Sacred Cow?

    I really don't know exactly what to say anymore. I really don't. I've exhausted pretty much all my powers of analysis. I've used up all the wisdom that I've accumulated. I've tossed out pretty much every metaphor that I could devise, every single bizarre analogy I could imagine. Hell, I've even used ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2008

    Linehan Vouched for Troubled Football Star Jerramy Stevens

    As an alumnus of the University of Washington and rabid Huskies football fan, I was a little shocked and saddened when I went online yesterday to read the Seattle Times. The paper is running an investigative series this week that probes UW’s tolerance for the behavior of players on the 2000-’01 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2008

    Linehan Vouched for Troubled Football Star Jerramy Stevens

    As an alumnus of the University of Washington and rabid Huskies football fan, I was a little shocked and saddened when I went online yesterday to read the Seattle Times. The paper is running an investigative series this week that probes UW’s tolerance for the behavior of players on the 2000-’01 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2008

    Report: Canseco Claims La Russa Used Steroids!

    The Brushback, a Web site that’s part New York Times (slogan: all the sports news that’s fit to print) and part Onion, reports in its latest edition that whistle-blowing slugger Jose Canseco’s forthcoming book Vindicated contains allegations that his former Oakland A’s manager (and current C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2008

    Report: Canseco Claims La Russa Used Steroids!

    The Brushback, a Web site that’s part New York Times (slogan: all the sports news that’s fit to print) and part Onion, reports in its latest edition that whistle-blowing slugger Jose Canseco’s forthcoming book Vindicated contains allegations that his former Oakland A’s manager (and current C ... More >>

  • News

    November 14, 2007

    Sno Luck

    Man is it nice to kick the ol' crapola out of Louisville, Grand Rapids and Roanoke at something!

  • News

    May 17, 2006

    Buggers

    For once, Unreal is scared to get between the sheets. Plus: Anheuser-Busch gets buzzed, and the Francis Howell School District plans to take back Christmas.

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