Category: Steven Jackson

Steven Jackson Knows He’ll Have Some “Favorable Fronts” in Atlanta

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Steven Jackson is an Atlanta Falcon. Weird, I know. From one dome team to another for one of the best running backs of this era. But Jackson isn't expected to be as productive in his next setting, mainly because the guy is no spring chicken now. He'll turn 30 this ...

Jeff Fisher on His New Defensive Coordinator, Titus Young, Sam Bradford’s Progress and Steven Jackson’s Future

Monday, February 18th, 2013

After flirting with Rob Ryan, the St. Louis Rams have replaced Gregg Williams with Tim Walton, who will run the defense for Jeff Fisher after Walton left the Lions. In Detroit, Walton coached under Fisher disciple Jim Schwartz. But Fisher and the Rams haven't just been turning away from big-name ...

Steven Jackson, St. Louis Rams Continue to Romp Through the NFC West

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

This season has been something else for the St. Louis Rams. Thanks to a dramatic overtime victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, they're now 4-0-1 against teams in the NFC West, but they've won just one game outside the division. While the playoffs may not be in the ...

Steven Jackson on Tying the 49ers: “As the season unfolds we will see how positive or negative this will be on us”

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

After 75 minutes of tough, hard-nosed, NFC West football, the San Francisco 49ers and the St. Louis Rams played to the first tie game in the NFL since 2008. For St. Louis, it's a game that can either be looked at as a missed opportunity or a game that can ...

Steven Jackson Encouraged the Rams Hung with Lions Despite Mistakes

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

The St. Louis Rams nearly pulled off an upset in Detroit Sunday, and it had little to do with their best offensive player, Steven Jackson. The veteran back was stuffed time and again by the Lions' defensive front, but a few mistakes from the Detroit offense kept St. Louis in ...

St. Louis Rams Hope Turnaround Begins With New Coach Jeff Fisher

Friday, July 27th, 2012

The St. Louis Rams appeared to be headed in the right direction under coach Steve Spagnuolo after they won seven games in his second season. Instead, thanks in part to injuries, they crumbled back to Point A last season, going just 2-14 and forcing the ouster of their head coach. ...

Steven Jackson Would like to See the Rams Draft a Deep Threat in the First Round

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

The St. Louis Rams haven't participated in a playoff game during Steven Jackson's seven-year tenure as the team's starting running back. The 2004 first-round pick out of Oregon State is a two-time All-Pro, but he's never been surrounded by enough talent to experience success in the win column. Despite the fact ...

Steven Jackson Saddened by Firing of Steve Spagnuolo, Not Discouraged However by Rams’ Chances to Contend in Future Years

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

The 2011 NFL season is over and done with for the St. Louis Rams, and following last year's encouraging 7-9 campaign, the Rams have to be considered one of the league's bigger disappointments. St. Louis won just two games, a huge step back after taking two big steps forward in ...

Steven Jackson on St. Louis Rams’ Injury Situation and 0-2 Start: “it’s man in the mirror time.”

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

In the eyes of many fans and analysts at the outset of the 2011 NFL season, the St. Louis Rams seemed like a sexy pick to build upon their turnaround season in 2010 to make a run towards the playoffs in the wide-open NFC West.  Quarterback Sam Bradford had a ...

Rams Running Back Steven Jackson: “I’m reading that I’m getting long in the tooth, I’m getting old… It’s actually been encouraging.”

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Of the 32 NFL teams, the most intriguing one in my mind heading into the season might be the St. Louis Rams. After a 1-15 season in 2009, they drafted Sam Bradford with the No. 1 pick and he helped lead them to a 7-9 finish last year. Say what ...