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Tagged: Cam Akers (34 Results)

Aug
16

Rams backfield banged up

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay said on Monday that running backs CAM AKERS and DARRELL HENDERSON JR. are not currently practicing as both rushers deal with “soft tissue” injuries.More McVay said that both Akers and Henderson are not at full speed, adding that they would not practice until they return to full speed. In case fantasy owners are wondering about the next man up for the Rams, McVay indicated that KYREN WILLIAMS and JAKE FUNK have been getting reps with Akers and Henderson out. Less

Source: Team Website

Ask the Experts: How should NFL teams handle preseason games?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: How do you wish NFL teams handled preseason games?  more »

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Around the NFL: Rams running backs

Story at The Athletic indicating that the Rams hope rookie running back Kyren Williams will take over the Darrell Henderson role in the offense, if not this year than next. Henderson is in a contract year. A reasonable question is exactly what role that is. It's not a huge one.   more »

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Around the NFL: Los Angeles Rams

Questions you tend to hear these days about the Rams include "Can Cooper Kupp repeat as the No. 1 fantasy wideout?" and "Can Allen Robinson bounce back from last year?" Recent developments with the team have me thinking Definitely and Absolutely.   more »

Around the NFL: Kyren Williams

I will be interested to see if Kyren Williams can carve out a role with the Rams. He’s just a fifth-round pick, but he brings a different dimension to the backfield.  more »

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Factoid: Cam Akers

What now for Cam Akers? He was among the most disappointing players in Super Bowl LVI.   more »

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Ask the Experts: Who has changed your opinion most this postseason?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Who has changed your opinion most this postseason?  more »

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Mailbag: January 20, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Will Cam Akers put up elite numbers in 2022? Top individual prospects for the remainder of the postseason. more »

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Jan
5

Rams RB Akers to return vs 49ers

Los Angeles Rams running back CAM AKERS has worked himself all the way back from a torn Achilles suffered in July. Head coach Sean McVay said this week that Akers isMore “ready” and will make his season debut this week against the San Francisco 49ers. While SONY MICHEL will remain the starter, Akers is expected to contribute. Less

Source: Team Blog

Dec
31

Rams RB Akers’ status remains uncertain

Los Angeles Rams running back CAM AKERS is working his way back from an Achilles injury and was reportedly close to a return earlier this week. After Thursday’s practice, Rams headMore coach Sean McVay backtracked a bit and said a more realistic timeframe for Akers’ return is the regular season finale against San Francisco. Until Akers returns, and even when he does, the Rams backfield appears to be in the hands of SONY MICHEL. Less

Source: Los Angeles Times

Podcast: December 29 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff review their full-season fantasy ventures ahead of one more big week, then try hard to give away three (!) great prizes in #SUPPLYbyDEMAND. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (rtsports.com) and Affordable Trophies.  more »

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Dec
29

Rams RB Henderson to IR, RB Akers could be ready to roll

The Los Angeles Rams placed running back DARRELL HENDERSON on injured reserve due to his MCL injury, but fellow running back CAM AKERS is nearing a return after tearing his AchillesMore just five months ago. If Akers plays on Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens, he will have returned from an injury that typically has a 10-12 month recovery period in just half that time. SONY MICHEL will lead the Rams backfield, but Akers’ recovery is an impressive feat. Less

Source: Team Blog

Aug
24

Rams RB Henderson injures thumb at practice

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay said on Monday that running back DARRELL HENDERSON hurt his thumb at practice. Henderson is reportedly going through tests to determine the severity ofMore the injury. With fellow running back CAM AKERS out for the season, the Rams will hope for the best with Henderson – the presumed starter in the backfield. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Podcast: July 27 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff kick off the podcast preseason with a team-by-team look at the NFC West. (Get well soon, Cam Akers.) Sponsored by Fantasy Football Index magazine -- get your copy of the 2021 edition now!  more »

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Mailbag: July 23, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Trading up for Christian McCaffrey. Late-round rookie running backs. Cam Akers injury. Auction strategies. And more. more »

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