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"Bad things happened out there,Cheap NFL Jerseys China," Austin said. "The defense can't save us all the time."
"I kept taking mental reps and waited for my number to be called. I stepped in, filled in and did what I had to do."
Austin was diplomatic about his lack of involvement, saying, "That's how it goes sometimes. Sometimes you touch the ball, sometimes you don't. This ain't no one-man team, either."
"It's a little frustrating, but all we want to do is win," Gurley said. "If we don't really have too many explosive plays and we win, that's fine with me."
"Two touches was not enough for him last week," coach Jeff Fisher said Tuesday. "We had a lot of things for Tavon that we checked out of because we didn't get the looks that we liked, and we went in different directions."
"We've got injuries, that limits a lot," Austin said. "You've just got to go with what you've got."
Rhaney had been in the mix at center in the preseason but had been used only on special teams before taking his first snaps at right guard after rookie Andrew Donnal (knee) was injured last week. Rhaney had been getting practice snaps mainly at center.
Gurley had 66 yards on 26 carries,Cheap NFL Jerseys 2018, averaging 2.6 yards with a long carry of just 7 yards against the Ravens. He's the first rookie in NFL history to rush for 125 yards or more in his first four starts, and his 566 yards during that period are the most in the Super Bowl era. But he has totaled 200 yards the last three games.
Austin hasn't gotten the ball often because Fisher is concerned about defenses sniffing out the play and throwing him for a big loss. No doubt, the eighth pick of the 2013 draft didn't help himself by dropping a first-down catch in the closing minutes and losing a fumble on a punt return.
"This is not Todd's issue," Fisher said. "This is an offensive issue."
Austin has been most effective lately for the Rams (4-6) as a decoy on fake end-around sweeps that keep defenses honest.
Demetrius Rhaney, a seventh-round draft pick, said he'll start at left guard this week, and fellow rookie Cody Wichmann, a sixth-rounder, is expected to start at right guard. Second-round pick Todd Havenstein (calf) could return at tackle after missing last week's game.
Both Fisher and Gurley promised some new wrinkles this week. They're hopeful quarterback Case Keenum,Cheap MLB Jerseys 2018, who sustained a concussion and was not cleared to practice Tuesday,Cheap Baseball Jerseys 2018, will be running the show.
The Rams are 31st overall on offense and the passing attack is dead last entering this week's game at Cincinnati.
Austin had one carry for 16 yards and one reception for 5 yards,Cheap Jerseys 2018, both coming in the second half of Sunday's loss at Baltimore.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The woebegone St. Louis Rams' offense might do well to get Tavon Austin more involved. It would be nice for all those kids up front to open a few holes for Todd Gurley, too.
Numerous injuries to a line that began the year as one of the most inexperienced units in the NFL have a lot to do with the offensive woes. Only left tackle Greg Robinson and center Tim Barnes have started all year and several rookies have played prominent roles.
"They're concerned about him," Fisher said. "If they're edge-conscious and they're aware of him, then something else should open up for us."
Austin is averaging 10 yards on 31 receptions with four touchdowns, and he's averaging 8.3 yards on 29 carries with two more scores. The last three games he has just 25 yards receiving on seven catches and 100 yards on 12 carries.
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