Los Angeles Rams

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Los Angeles Rams
Established 1936
Play in Los Angeles, California
Part of the NFL since 1937
Los Angeles Rams logo
League/Conference affiliations

American Football League (1936) National Football League (1937–present)

Team Details
Team colors Millennium Blue and New Century Gold
Owner Stan Kroenke
General Manager Les Snead
Head Coach Sean McVay
Team history
League Championships (3)
Conference Championships (6)
  • NFL National: 1950, 1951
  • NFL Western: 1955
  • NFC: 1979, 1999, 2001
Division Championships (15)
  • NFL West: 1945, 1949
  • NFL Coastal: 1967, 1969
  • NFC West: 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1985, 1999, 2001, 2003
Home fields

In Cleveland

In St. Louis

In Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Rams are a professional American football team in Los Angeles, California. Originally known as the Cleveland Rams, and then later as the St. Louis Rams, they are currently in the Western Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL). The team has won two NFL Championships and one Super Bowl. Their starting quarterback is Jared Goff.

On May 31, 2009, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that the Rams were up for sale.[1] The sale price was not known, but Forbes magazine's estimated that the Rams' value was $929 million.[2]

From 1995 to 2015, the Rams called St. Louis their home. Later, the team wanted to move back to Los Angeles. Stan Kroenke, the Rams owner, met with other NFL owners to approve the move. The owners approved the Rams' move to Los Angeles with a 30–2 margin. The Rams returned to Los Angles at the beginning of the 2016 season.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Miklasz, Bernie (May 31, 2009). "St. Louis Rams soon will be put up for sale". St. Louis Post-Dispatch. http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/sports/columnists.nsf/berniemiklasz/story/E76D1319278A6843862575C70010D605?OpenDocument.
  2. "NFL Team Valuations: #23 St Louis Rams". Forbes. September 10, 2008. https://www.forbes.com/lists/2008/30/sportsmoney_nfl08_St-Louis-Rams_307693.html.
  3. Hanzus, Dan (January 12, 2016). "Rams to relocate to L.A.; Chargers first option to join". NFL.com. National Football League. Retrieved January 13, 2016. 
  4. "Rams to Return to Los Angeles". St. Louis Rams. January 12, 2016. Retrieved January 13, 2016. 

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