And given the nature and style of Seattle's offense, he likely never will.
No one thought the Rams were a ideal team, especially with the way the defense had been playing, but it became evident Sunday that they're not exactly Super Bowl contenders just yet.
"I'd like to have a couple more PATs", McVay said. He has averaged a solid 4.2 yards per carry this season as most of his carries have been productive. The reference Baldwin made was to Thomas' successful rake of (then-) St. Louis Ram running back Benny Cunningham just before the goal line.
Goff has looked spectacular this year.
Jefferson's injury comes at a bad time for the Seattle Seahawks. Russell Wilson bounced back from two early interceptions to finish 21 of 26 for 295 yards and two touchdowns. The play took to long to develop though, and Cody David intercepted it to set up a 79-yard drive that ended with a Rams touchdown, the first score of the game. "He's healthy and he's real anxious, I can't wait to get him out there". He's 6-foot-7. Throw the ball up to him. You could see some throws were getting away. "He's going to go up and get it".
The Seattle offensive line was weak in run blocking and not much better in pass blocking. The Seahawks have a very shaky offensive line so it's critical that Aaron Donald and Co. win from the get go and disrupt Russell Wilson. "He's special at that". In the receiving end, Gurley posted 94 yards and a touchdown in seven receptions while Cooper Kupp added 60 yards and a touchdown. Rawls gained 20 yards on eight carries while Lacy started the game and rushed nine times for 19 yards. Even when our back was against the wall early, we still stood up in the red zone. The somewhat surprising Rams are the little pup that wants to take on alpha dog Seattle.
Should the Rams lose to the Jaguars, they'll enter the game against Arizona at 3-3 on the season with a win or a loss changing the whole direction of the season. Richardson, a defensive tackle who was a multisport star in high school in St. Louis, made an exquisitely athletic play, diving and securing the ball with soft hands for the interception. "There were plays all over the place that we didn't do good enough". The drive before half was insane, the touchdown drive - he was all over the place to make that happen. "We gave him a break on Thursday just to make sure we didn't overdo it".
If his was the "come back to earth game", they've had it and can cross it off the list.
"He's got a sore foot, " Carroll said. Every time it seemed like the Seahawks could open up their lead, their drive was stalled.
The Rams have dominated the Seahawks in head-to-head matchups in years past due to their defensive line.
Carroll knows the Rams' style all too well - he won a national championship with a high-octane attack.
Sammy Watkins, expected to be the Rams' top receiver this season, was blanketed by Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman and did not have a catch.
Clark said the team wants to continue to do things to bring light to social injustice but "doing it in a positive manner".