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Rams | Aaron Donald posts sack in London

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:17:41 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald posted two solo tackles, a sack, two tackles for loss and two quarterback hits in Week 7 against the Arizona Cardinals in London.

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Rams | Aaron Donald will start Week 2

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:05:47 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald will be in the starting lineup in Week 2 but his snap count is uncertain at this point, according to head coach Sean McVay.

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Rams | Aaron Donald likely to be limited in Week 2

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 10:39:29 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DL Aaron Donald is expected to be on a "pitch count" in Week 2 versus the Washington Redskins, according to defensive coordinator Wade Phillips, after reporting to the team late last week.

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Rams | Aaron Donald to have snaps monitored

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 18:30:16 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald remains on track to play against the Washington Redskins in Week 2, according to head coach Sean McVay, but defensive coordinator Wade Phillips said Donald will be on a snap count.

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Rams | Aaron Donald expected to be in uniform

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 18:00:41 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald is expected to play against the Washington Redskins in Week 2, according to head coach Sean McVay.

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Rams | Aaron Donald ends holdout

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 11:39:26 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald reported to the team and passed his physical Saturday, Sept. 9. He is not expected to be active Week 1 against the Indianapolis Colts.

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Rams | Aaron Donald to miss opener

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 09:25:28 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald is expected to miss the Week 1 game amid his contract holdout.

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Rams | No Aaron Donald at practice

Mon, 04 Sep 2017 16:16:04 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald was not present for practice Monday, Sept. 4.

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Rams | LAR mets with Aaron Donald's representatives

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 16:32:03 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald's representatives met with members of the Rams front office Wednesday, Aug. 30, according to sources.

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Rams | Aaron Donald in doubt for Week 1

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 23:52:14 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald will likely be unavailable for Week 1 if he doesn't report this week, according to GM Les Snead, who declined to offer any update on contract negotiations.

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Rams | Aaron Donald could hold out into season

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:35:48 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald's holdout may last into the regular season, according to sources. One source posited that Donald could sit out the 2017 season. The two sides will remain in touch, but a new deal does not seem to be on the horizon.

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Rams | No movement on Aaron Donald front

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 09:44:14 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DL Aaron Donald did not participate in OTAs or minicamp this spring and is more than two weeks into a holdout during training camp as he seeks a contract that makes him one of the game's highest-paid defensive players. General manager Les Snead indicated recently there has "not (been) any movement, (but) there is hope. … Hope you'll be a Ram for a long time."

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Rams | Aaron Donald holdout not close to ending

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 07:14:28 -0700

There appears to be no end in sight to the holdout for Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald, although discussions between both sides are considered amicable.

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Rams | Aaron Donald a no-show

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:47:06 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DL Aaron Donald did not show up for the start of training camp Friday, July 28. Donald threatened to hold out a few weeks ago in hopes of a new contract.

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Rams | Aaron Donald's status unclear

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:10:19 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald has not reported to training camp and general manager Les Snead isn't sure Donald will. Snead said Donald holding out for a new contract is a complicated situation, but both sides are working toward finding a solution.

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Rams | Three Rams could receive extensions

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:45:32 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald, LB Alec Ogletree and CB Lamarcus Joyner are players that the Rams are interested in signing to contract extensions.

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Rams | Teammate supports Aaron Donald

Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:08:47 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Michael Brockers said he believes DT Aaron Donald deserves a new contract and will respect any decision Donald makes in terms of a possible holdout.

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Rams | Aaron Donald mum on training camp holdout

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 13:08:32 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald told SiriusXM NFL Radio's Mark Dominik Thursday, June 29, he is keeping in shape and will let his agents handle the ongoing contract discussions with the Rams. Donald wouldn't guarantee his on-time arrival for training camp if a deal is not reached ahead of time.

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Rams | Nothing new with Aaron Donald contract talks

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:10:45 -0700

Los Angeles Rams general manager Les Snead said DT Aaron Donald is still a priority for the Rams but there is nothing new to report in terms of contract extension negotiations. Donald skipped all of the organized team activities because of his contract situation.

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Rams | Aaron Donald present for minicamp

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:38:57 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald showed up for the first day of minicamp Tuesday, June 13, after not participating in organized team activities.

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Rams | Aaron Donald could sit out minicamps

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 08:57:20 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald could sit out of minicamps as he awaits a contract extension.

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Rams | Aaron Donald contract coming soon?

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:53:23 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald and the Rams are in the "serious stages" of renegotiating his contract, according to general manager Les Snead.

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Rams | Aaron Donald not at practice

Mon, 22 May 2017 15:09:28 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald is not participating in organized team activities but is having serious contract talks with the Rams, according to general manager Les Snead. It appears Donald is skipping practice so he can avoid injuries.

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Rams | Aaron Donald will have similar role

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:14:01 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald said he will have a similar role on defense even though the team will be moving to a 3-4 defensive alignment under defensive coordinator Wade Phillips. "I'm still going to be a 3-technique; still a penetrate, get-up-field type of guy. I got to come here during the offseason and got to sit down and talk with him. I like his game plan and how he's going to use us, and the position he's going to put us in to have success," Donald said.

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Rams | Aaron Donald set to break the bank

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 09:28:19 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald could end up being the game's highest-paid defensive player for the end of the season, according to ESPN's Alden Gonzalez. Denver Broncos DE/LB Von Miller owes that designation right now, as he is working under a six-year contract worth $114.5 million with $70 million guaranteed.

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Rams | Aaron Donald's option picked up

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 06:01:36 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald's fifth-year option was exercised Wednesday, April 12, which is worth $6.9 million guaranteed for injury.

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Rams | Aaron Donald fined for Week 15 incidents

Sat, 24 Dec 2016 06:18:45 -0800

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald was fined more than $42,000 by the National Football League for two fourth-quarter incidents during Week 15's game against the Seattle Seahawks. He was fined $18,231 for an unnecessary roughness penalty and $24,309 for an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty.

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Rams | Three LA players won't be fined

Sat, 12 Nov 2016 06:33:31 -0800

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald and LBs Mark Barron and Alec Ogletree will not be fined by the National Football League for their hits on QB Cam Newton during Week 9's game against the Carolina Panthers.

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Rams | Aaron Donald fined

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 07:35:08 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald was fined more than $18,000 by the National Football League for unnecessary roughness during the closing moments of Week 6's loss to the Detroit Lions. Donald charged the line of scrimmage and pushed into the Lions' offensive front and QB Matthew Stafford as Stafford took a knee in victory formation.

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Rams | Aaron Donald fined

Sat, 17 Sep 2016 06:26:19 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald has been fined $21,269 by the NFL for two infractions from Week 1's game against the San Francisco 49ers. He was fined $9,115 for unnecessary roughness and $12,154 for unsportsmanlike conduct, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.

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Rams | Aaron Donald unlikely to be suspended

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:50:34 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald is not expected to be suspended for contacting a referee in Week 1, according to a source. He is only expected to be fined.

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Rams | Aaron Donald ejected

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 08:45:04 -0700

Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald was ejected from the Week 1 game Monday, Sept. 12, after making contact with an official.

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Rams | Aaron Donald in rare territory

Sun, 13 Dec 2015 18:27:22 -0800

St. Louis Rams DT Aaron Donald posted three sacks in Week 14 against the Detroit Lions. He is the first Rams defensive tackle with 10 or more sacks since DT D'Marco Farr posted 11 1/2 sacks in 1995.

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Rams | Aaron Donald picking up sacks

Mon, 21 Sep 2015 14:53:45 -0700

St. Louis Rams DT Aaron Donald has recorded 11 1/2 sacks over the last 18 games, which is most by any defensive tackle that plays in a 4-3 defensive alignment during that span.

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Rams | Aaron Donald named top defensive rookie

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 19:01:06 -0800

St. Louis Rams DT Aaron Donald was named the 2014 NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year by the Associated Press Saturday, Jan. 31.

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Rams | Friday injury report

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:22:20 -0700

St. Louis Rams CB Janoris Jenkins (knee), DT Aaron Donald (shoulder), S Rodney McLeod (knee) and LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar (toe) are questionable for Week 9 against the San Francisco 49ers. DE William Hayes (foot), OG Rodger Saffold (shoulder), C Scott Wells (elbow), S Cody Davis (concussion), CB Trumaine Johnson (knee), C Tim Barnes (shoulder), CB Marcus Roberson (ankle) and DB Lamarcus Joyner (hip) are probable. Jenkins did not practice Friday, Oct. 31. Donald, McLeod and Dunbar were limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Rams | Thursday practice report

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:36:21 -0700

St. Louis Rams OG Rodger Saffold (shoulder), CB Janoris Jenkins (knee), DT Aaron Donald (shoulder) and S Cody Davis (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 30. S Rodney McLeod (knee) and LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar (toe) were limited, while DE William Hayes (foot), C Scott Wells (elbow), CB Trumaine Johnson (knee), C Tim Barnes (shoulder), CB Marcus Roberson (ankle) and DB Lamarcus Joyner (hip) practiced in full.

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Rams | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:39:09 -0700

St. Louis Rams S Cody Davis (concussion), DT Aaron Donald (shoulder), LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar (toe), DE William Hayes (foot), CB Janoris Jenkins (knee), S Rodney McLeod (knee), OT Rodger Saffold (shoulder) and C Scott Wells (elbow) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 29. C Tim Barnes (shoulder), CB Trumaine Johnson (knee), S Lamarcus Joyner (hip) and CB Marcus Roberson (ankle) were limited. The Rams conducted a walk-through Wednesday, so the practice designations are an estimation.

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Rams | Aaron Donald earns bigger role

Sat, 11 Oct 2014 16:55:04 -0700

St. Louis Rams DT Aaron Donald has earned an expanded role with the defense, which will begin Monday, Oct. 13, in Week 6.

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Rams | Aaron Donald off to strong start

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:03:49 -0700

St. Louis Rams DT Aaron Donald ranks second among the team's defensive linemen with 16 tackles this season, and the rookie also has a sack and three tackles for loss through three games.

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Rams | Aaron Donald contract details

Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:39:40 -0700

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Rams first-round selection DT Aaron Donald's four-year contract is worth $10.136 million guaranteed, with a $5.692 million signing bonus, according to a source. The contract does not include any offset language.

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Rams | Aaron Donald signed

Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:07:32 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have signed first-round draft choice DT Aaron Donald. Terms of the contract were not disclosed but all contracts signed by draft picks are four-year deals, according to NFL rules.

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Rams | Had other plans at 13

Fri, 09 May 2014 06:58:07 -0700

The St. Louis Rams expected Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald to be gone before they selected him at No. 13 overall.

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Rams | Aaron Donald selected 13th overall

Thu, 08 May 2014 18:35:42 -0700

The St. Louis Rams selected Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald with the 13th overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

Fantasy Tip: This bolsters an already sound, sack-happy Rams front. St. Louis is a starter-worthy unit and would get better if they can find a solution for the secondary.

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Buccaneers | HC, owners pushing for different selection

Wed, 07 May 2014 17:56:40 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers ownership is reportedly pushing for the team to select Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel in the 2014 NFL Draft, while head coach Lovie Smith's wish is for the team to nab University of Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald with the No. 7 overall selection.

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Buccaneers | Won't pass on Aaron Donald

Wed, 07 May 2014 14:42:14 -0700

Former NFL general manager Bill Polian believes Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith won't pass on Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald with the seventh overall pick in the NFL Draft, if Donald is available.

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Vikings | Could take Aaron Donald

Mon, 05 May 2014 05:52:04 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings could target Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald with the No. 8 selection in the 2014 NFL Draft.

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Raiders | Have interest in Aaron Donald

Sat, 03 May 2014 09:57:58 -0700

The Oakland Raiders like Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald a lot but may not be willing to select him with the fifth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Donald could be an option if the team trades down in the first round.

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NFL | Executive high on Aaron Donald

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:14:28 -0700

An AFC executive believes Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald is the best defensive linemen available in the draft in the past 10 years. The executive believes Donald is comparable to former Minnesota Vikings DT John Randle.

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Cowboys | Met with Aaron Donald

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:26:12 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys met with Pittsburgh DT Aaron Donald Monday, April 14. He appears to be an ideal fit for defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli's defensive scheme, and Donald might be the best defensive tackle in this year's draft.

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