- The St. Louis Rams fell to the Green Bay Packers, 19-17.Tonight’s game marked the fourth preseason match-up between the two squads. With the win, the Packers increase their series lead 3-1.
Sam Bradford saw action in the first three drives of the game. He completed 8-of-12 passes for 156 yards, including a long of 57 yards.
Kellen Clemens took the field after Bradford and completed two passes for 27 yards.
Austin Davis saw action next and led the team 74 yards down the field for the only scoring drive of the night. Davis connected with WR Nick Johnson on a 26-yard touchdown pass. He completed seven-of-15 passes for 144 yards, including a 30-yard long on the night.
Isaiah Pead earned the start, and took his first rush of the day for 11 yards. Pead led the team with 11 rushes for 20 yards.
Daryl Richardson started off with a 24-yard reception from Bradford, but did not receive any carries.
Benny Cunningham rushed six times for 19 yards.
WR Chris Givens hauled in a 57-yard pass from Bradford. Marks Givens’ second 50-plus yard pass in as many games. He is averaging 34.75 yards, per catch, after notching four receptions for 139 yards in the first two preseason contests.
- Rookie WR
Tavon Austin caught his first NFL pass on a 9-yard pass from Bradford. Austin led the team in receptions with four for 28 yards.
- WR Nick Johnson hauled in a 26-yard touchdown reception, his first touchdown of his career.
Andrew Helmick saw his first NFL action and hauled in a 30-yard reception from Davis.
Jared Cook connected with Bradford on a 37-yard reception, his first catch as a Ram.
Robert Quinn sacked Packers QB Aaron Rodgers for a 9-yard loss.
Gerald Rivers chased down Packers QB Graham Harrell, tackling him at the sideline.
- P Johnny Hekker punted four times for 198 yards, a 49.5-yard average and 43.8-yard net. Hekker tallied a long of 55 yards and placed two punts inside the 20 yard line.
- Rookie P
Brett Baer punted one time for 43 yards.