Goff, a 2016 No. 1 altogether pick, engrossed a strike to a helmet from cornerback Richard Sherman in Thursday’s fourth quarter, call Goff to exit a diversion and be placed in concussion protocol. Goff was articulate accidentally with his teammates postgame and Gurley pronounced he “was fine.”
“He seemed OK, yet he’s substantially tough adequate to costume it,” Rams halt manager John Fassel said. “He’s in a protocol, so we’ll see how it is.”
Rams play messy game, remove Jared Goff in improved vs. Seahawks
Things didn’t get any improved yet Jeff Fisher for a Rams, who saw rookie QB Jared Goff leave late in Thursday’s sad 24-3 detriment in Seattle.
Carroll: Bennett not strike in head, ‘should be OK’
The Seahawks’ Michael Bennett collided vigourously with using behind Todd Gurley with 13:09 left in a fourth entertain and had to leave a diversion to be evaluated for a probable concussion.
With his group trailing by 21 and about 9 mins left in a game, Goff ran 15 yards adult a sideline, holding a round to a Seahawks’ 2 before being knocked out of finish on Sherman’s infamous hit. Goff also took a large strike while using in for a touchdown late in Sunday’s 42-14 detriment to a Atlanta Falcons.
His many new run was called behind since of a reason by right ensure Andrew Donnal, giving a Rams their sixth chastisement of a game. Goff was soon taken out, transposed by former starting quarterback Case Keenum.
“You admire his courage, yet we only have to get out of bounds,” pronounced Fassel, whose group finished a expostulate with a turnover on downs. “Young quarterbacks, we don’t have to quarrel for a additional yard. And he’ll learn that. He’s only got to get out of bounds.”
Sherman explained that a Seahawks were in man-to-man coverage when Goff scrambled out of a pocket. Sherman ran full speed during Goff, yet suspicion he was going to step out of finish to equivocate a hit. But afterwards Goff went for it all.
“He looked like he was environment adult to take a dive into a finish section for a touchdown,” Sherman went on, “and we don’t give giveaway meals, so he had to feel it.”
Goff entered a diversion with a 24.6 Total QBR, a misfortune in a NFL from Weeks 11 to 14, afterwards went 13-of-25 for 135 yards, holding 4 sacks and being brisk with roughly each snap.
Rams cornerback Mike Jordan, stuffing in for an harmed E.J. Gaines, also suffered a concussion while perplexing to move down Seahawks using behind Thomas Rawls in a third quarter. That stirred Troy Hill to come in and get kick badly off a line of struggle by Doug Baldwin for an easy touchdown.
Fassel pronounced special-teams writer Bradley Marquez (knee), defensive behind Marqui Christian (ankle) and reserve T.J. McDonald (wrist) also suffered injuries, with receiver Kenny Britt removing “a few stingers” in a discerning turnaround.
The scariest was Goff, yet a 22-year-old never wanted to come out in a initial place.
The Rams, during least, won’t have another diversion for 10 days.
“Love a toughness; he’s super tough,” Fassel said. “But it seems like a lot of rookie quarterbacks only need to learn to slip or get out of bounds.”