By Cedric Williams
On Monday, the Los Angeles Rams introduced that they had acquired the information that cornerback Kayvon Webster would miss the remainder of the season with a ruptured Achilles damage. Since then, the membership had been working to find out what it wanted to do to switch him.
On Wednesday, the Rams introduced their determination. The membership promoted defensive again Isaiah Johnson from their follow squad to their lively roster after which re-signed free agent cornerback Marcus Sayles to the apply squad.
Johnson, a 3rd-yr participant from Georgia Tech, has been with the Rams for 2 years, showing in three video games final season and one this season. He was initially signed as an undrafted free agent by the Detroit Lions in 2015 and appeared in six video games for that membership that season.
Sayles, a rookie from Division II West Georgia, was with Los Angeles earlier this season, however was waived on December 5.
For the second week in a row, Rams head coach Sean McVay determined to vary the membership’s apply routine. As an alternative of conducting a daily, full-pad exercise on Wednesday, the Rams held a stroll-through apply with a number of veteran gamers sitting out.
Final week, the membership was pressured to vary issues up due to the poor air high quality within the space because of the harmful wildfires in Ventura County. This week, McVay stated he and his employees determined to make the change to maintain the gamers “as recent as attainable for what we really feel like goes to be one other bodily recreation on Sunday” towards the NFC West rival Seattle Seahawks.
Middle John Sullivan, linebacker Mark Barron, and left deal with Andrew Whitworth have been among the many gamers who didn’t take part in apply on Wednesday. Sullivan and Barron have been taking their common Wednesday relaxation day, whereas Whitworth was stored out of form as a result of a sore knee.
All three gamers are anticipated to be again at apply on Thursday.