Watkins’ fantasy stock hits an all-time low as he faces a tough matchup against Jacksonville. The move to the Los Angeles Rams has not been easy for receiver Sammy Watkins. Watkins has sputtered through the last two games, catching only one pass for 17 yards since his breakout game in Week 3. Show More Summary
It didn't take very long for Watkins to become disgruntled with his new team
Sammy Watkins was acquired by the Rams this summer to serve as the team's big-play wide receiver, but admits he's become frustrated recently by the lack of passes being thrown his way.
Wide receiver Sammy Watkins didn’t make any friends in Buffalo when he did the thing many receivers do — ask for the ball more. So while he’s going the passive-aggressive social media route now, the Rams are having to spend energy talking about his role in the offense. “Sammy’s a player that, he wants to [more]
The Rams’ acquisition of receiver Sammy Watkins in August sent shockwaves through the NFL as the Rams traded for a player expected to ignite the offense. On Monday, the day after his team lost to the Seattle Seahawks, coach Sean McVay spent part of the day counseling Watkins about his lack of targets...
Receiver clearly indicates he wasn't pleased with his role in offense during the past two games, prompting a Monday meeting with Coach Sean McVay.
Watkins, who had a history in Buffalo of voicing his displeasure when he felt he wasn’t getting enough touches, is obviously feeling a bit overlooked the last two weeks.
Sammy Watkins is ready to roll vs. the Cowboys in Week 4. The Los Angeles Rams are no longer listing Sammy Watkins on the injury report, signaling he’s ready to rock vs. the Dallas Cowboys in Week 4. Watkins was placed in the NFL concussion...Show More Summary
The Rams had 10 days between games, which was good news for their wide receiving corps. Los Angeles got a “big boost” when Tavon Austin and Sammy Watkins were cleared from concussion protocol and returned to practice Thursday. Both were full participants. Austin and Watkins will play against the Cowboys on Sunday, Sean McVay said [more]
Rams receiver Sammy Watkins plans to catch up on sleep, but not anytime soon. “I can sleep when I die,” Watkins said, chuckling, after practice Monday. Since the Rams acquired Watkins in a trade with the Buffalo Bills during the second week of training camp, Watkins said he has stayed awake until...
The passes were crisp, the routes precise and the catches resulted in numerous trips to the end zone. Quarterback Jared Goff connected with receiver Robert Woods on a sideline pattern, Sammy Watkins over the middle. Tavon Austin and other Rams receivers also burned beleaguered defensive backs for...
Take a good look at the Rams’ starters Saturday night when they host the Chargers at the Coliseum. Jared Goff, Todd Gurley, Sammy Watkins and all the rest of the first-stringers will play into the third quarter, as is the norm for NFL teams in the third game of the preseason. But once they leave […]
OAKLAND — Sean McVay is a quarterbacks guru who loves tight-end mismatches and now gets to game-plan with receiver Sammy Watkins. But don’t forget the Rams’ running backs. McVay should not. The Rams have Todd Gurley, who underachieved badly in 2016 but seems poised for a bounce-back season after a strong training camp. McVay, the […]
Wide receiver Sammy Watkins hasn’t been a member of the Rams long enough to have the entire offense down, but what he’s done in practice with the parts he has grasped has left him with plenty of admirers on his new team. One catch Watkins made over the middle on Wednesday left quarterback Jared Goff [more]
As Jared Goff’s mid-range pass spiraled above the middle of the field, players on both sides of the line of scrimmage — as well as those on the sideline and fans in the stands — looked up with anticipation. New Rams receiver Sammy Watkins snaked through defenders, reached above his head, snatched...
The trade that brought receiver Sammy Watkins to the Rams was more than three months in the making. In an interview that will be included within Thursday’s PFT Live, Rams G.M. Les Snead explained how the team first became interested in Watkins. “I think he landed on the radar screen when the Bills’ organization didn’t [more]
IRVINE — As the Rams went through scripted, oft-repeated warm-up exercises, Sammy Watkins glanced left and right and tried to mimic his new teammates. This is going to be a process. In his first day on the field with the Rams, after Friday’s trade that brought him over from Buffalo, Watkins didn’t do much at […]
It might take Sammy Watkins a few days before he learns and becomes acclimated to the Rams’ offense — and that probably cannot come soon enough for quarterback Jared Goff. On Monday, with the newly arrived receiver mostly watching during full-team drills, defenders intercepted three of Goff’s passes,...
Buffalo is staring at a bad situation at receiver after shipping Sammy Watkins to the Rams
The Los Angeles Rams did themselves a great service last Friday afternoon by finalizing a trade which landed them wide receiver Sammy Watkins. This by all accounts will only lead to a more viable offense for the Rams. Watkins was the former number once receiver for the Buffalo Bills. Show More Summary