The Rams have one more chance to make the playoffs
December 31, 2020
The Rams have come to that fork in the road. If they beat Arizona on Sunday or
if the Chicago Bears loose to the Green Bay Packers the Rams are in the playoffs
as a wild card team. If they lose and Chicago wins, they are out. The game against
Arizona will start at 1:25 p.m. at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood.
The Rams will have to win the game without starting quarterback Jared Goff.
He will miss the game after breaking his thumb against the Seattle Seahawks last
Sunday during their 20-9 defeat. This was the second loss in a row when they
needed a win to get into the playoffs.
The Rams backup quarterback, John Wolford showed during preseason
scrimmages that he has the talent to play in the NFL.
The NBA season started last week and at Press time the Lakers were 2-2 and
the Clippers were 2-1. The Lakers started a four-game road trip last Wednesday
against the San Antonio Spurs and they play the Spurs again on New Years' Day at
5 p.m. They face Memphis on Sunday at 3 p.m. and Memphis again on Tuesday at
5 p.m. They return home on Thursday, January 7, against the Spurs at 7 p.m.
Clippers will be on the road against the Utah Jazz on New Years' day at 6 p.m.
and the play a much-improved Phoenix Suns team, led by point guard Chris Paul
on Sunday at 5p.m. at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles. They have
another home game against San Antonio at 7 p.m. on Tuesday.