Rams optimistic on Aaron Donald extension

Posted On: May 17, 2018   |   Posted By: Yardbarker

The Rams are remaining optimistic in regard to a potential extension for All-Pro defensive tackle Aaron Donald, but there is “still a ways to go” before an agreement is reached, per Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. Los Angeles head coach Sean McVay has been texting with Donald, and the results have been positive, as he relayed to Andrew Siciliano of NFL.com. “He's responding more than he was at this time last year, so that's what I feel good about,” said McVay. Donald, 26, is heading into the final year of his contract, during which he will earn just $6.892M under the terms of his fifth-year option. After staging a holdout in 2017, Donald has not indicated whether he'll employ the same strategy this season. But talks between Donald and the Rams don't seem to be tinged by any sort of acrimony, as evidenced both by McVay's recent comments and Los Angeles' admission that Donald will likely become the highest-paid defensive player in the NFL.At present, the highest-paid defender in the leagu

Continue reading ...

 








Maryland's 2018 football season: A 'challenging situation'

Maryland's 2018 football season: A 'challenging situation'

Maryland's 2018 football season promises to be unlike any other for all the wrong reasons Read more ...

Snedeker shoots 59 at Wyndham Championship

Snedeker shoots 59 at Wyndham Championship

Brandt Snedeker shoots 59 at Wyndham Championship, becoming 10th on PGA Tour to break 60 Read more ...

All eyes on Ronaldo ahead of Serie A debut for Juventus

All eyes on Ronaldo ahead of Serie A debut for Juventus

The eyes of the soccer world will be on Verona, where Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to make his Serie A debut when Chievo Verona hosts Juventus Read more ...

John Elway: Colin Kaepernick 'had his chance' with Broncos and 'passed' on...

John Elway: Colin Kaepernick 'had his chance' with Broncos and 'passed' on contract offer

John Elway said the Broncos won't be giving Colin Kaepernick a shot after a 2016 trade attempt didn't pan out. Read more ...

Browns hosting former Cowboys star WR Dez Bryant

Browns hosting former Cowboys star WR Dez Bryant

Dez Bryant meeting with Browns, who may sign former Pro Bowl wide receiver. Read more ...

Watch: Marlins' Jose Urena drills Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. with pitch...

Watch: Marlins' Jose Urena drills Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. with pitch, benches clear

Benches cleared after pitcher Jose Urena drilled rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. with a pitch during an Atlanta Braves win against the Miami Marlins. Read more ...

VIDEO: Falconets crash out of World Cup

VIDEO: Falconets crash out of World Cup

Aitana Bonmati and Patri Guijarro sent the Falconets crashing despite Peace Efih's effort Read more ...

'Ozil is a marked man!' - Arsenal star must use criticism as inspiration...

'Ozil is a marked man!' - Arsenal star must use criticism as inspiration, says ex-Gunner Wright

The former Germany playmaker has endured a torrid few months, but must seek to put that in the past as the Gunners begin life under Unai Emery Read more ...

Silva's Preseason Top 150

Silva's Preseason Top 150

These rankings are based on 0.5 PPR scoring and leagues that start just one quarterback, devaluing what is already fantasy football's deepest position. Changes in the rankings... Read more ...

‘The decision is easy' - Emery gives Cech derby backing

‘The decision is easy' - Emery gives Cech derby backing

Bernd Leno will have to wait for his Premier League debut, with the Czech Republic international in line to face his former club at Stamford Bridge Read more ...