Rodger Saffold RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rams' Rodger Saffold needs shoulder surgery, out for season

    ESPN "St. Louis Rams guard Rodger Saffold will miss the remainder of the 2015 season because of a right shoulder injury, coach Jeff Fisher said Thursday afternoon. "He's going to require season-ending surgery, unfortunately," Fisher said. "Our doctors agreed with the second opinion, and so it will..." October 15

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    Michael Silver @MikeSilver

    According to a Raiders source Mark Davis pulled plug on Saffold deal. Could have had surgery and been ready for training camp. Mark said no

  • Rodger Saffold fails physical with Raiders, returns to Rams on five-year deal

    SI "On Tuesday, offensive lineman Rodger Saffold agreed to a five-year, $42.5 million deal with the Oakland Raiders. A little more than 24 hours later, he was back with the St. Louis Rams on a separate five-year contract after failing his physical in Oakland. In what has been a frantic and often..." March 13

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Former Rams OT Rodger Saffold reached agreement on a 5-yr, $42.5M deal that includes $21M gtd with Raiders.

  • Rams' Saffold will hit the open market

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Although the dialogue continues between the Rams and the agents representing offensive lineman Rodger Saffold, it’s becoming evident that Saffold will not be re-signed by the start of free agency on Tuesday. In fact, one of those agents — Alan Herman — flatly stated that will be the case. “Rodger..." March 07

  • Rams, Rodger Saffold contract talks expected to 'intensify'

    Turf Show Times "Will the Rams be able to hang onto versatile offensive lineman Rodger Saffold? They're going to give it their best shot. It may be cold outside, but it's heating up inside Rams Park! (See what we did there?) Contract talks between free agent tackle/guard/injured reserve list frequent flyer..." March 04

  • Rodger Saffold doesn't want to be a right tackle

    Turf Show Times "The Rams are talking to the pending free agent, but it sounds like he'll get a chance to test the market as a guard or even a left tackle. Rodger Saffold is preparing for his first taste of NFL free agency. He's putting himself out there as a multi-tooled offensive lineman with two preferences..." February 25

  • Rams Saffold plays well in first NFL start at guard

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "It’s said that playing center or guard in the NFL is like playing in a phone booth because the space is confined and everything comes at you quickly. With that in mind, Rodger Saffold didn’t come out of the booth looking like Superman, but he acquitted himself well in his first NFL start at..." November 11

  • Rams' Saffold improving at right tackle

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "When the Rams signed four-time Pro Bowler Jake Long as a free agent to play left tackle, it meant that incumbent Rodger Saffold would be making the shift to the right side. Although Saffold remained quiet, his representatives expressed their displeasure with the signing of the former Miami..." May 24

  • Saffold doesn’t see holdout in his future

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "No, Rodger Saffold isn’t happy about his impending switch to right tackle for the Rams. But those close to Saffold insist he won’t be a malcontent and won’t be a holdout. Saffold will participate in the Rams’ official offseason conditioning program, which starts Monday, although technically..." April 10

  • Rams' Rodger Saffold not answering Jeff Fisher's calls

    Yardbarker "Many thought it was a good signing when Jake Long decided to leave the Miami Dolphins for the St. Louis Rams. Current left tackle Rodger Saffold wasn't too pleased with the idea. With Long coming to St. Louis, that means Saffold probably moves to right tackle. Saffold wants to remain at left..." March 31

  • Fisher: No contact with Saffold since Long signing

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Rams coach Jeff Fisher remains confident that Rodger Saffold’s dissatisfaction with a move to right tackle will be resolved. “Things are gonna work out,” Fisher said. “We’re confident they’ll get resolved.” At the same time, Fisher pointed out that no one in the organization has been able to..." March 29