Rams' Jackson To Void Contract
(St. Louis, MO) -- Running back Steven Jackson's career with the St. Louis Rams could be coming to an end. The "St. Louis Post-Dispatch" reports the 29-year-old will void the final year of his contract and become a free agent when the new league year starts on March 12th. Jackson is scheduled to make seven-million-dollars for the 2013 season. He has eclipsed the one-thousand yard mark for eight straight seasons and rushed for over 10-thousand yards with 56 touchdowns in his career.
Cards Cruise Past Astros
(Jupiter, FL) -- The Cardinals got their first win of spring training Monday, a 10-2 pasting of the Houston Astros. Allen Craig had two hits, two runs batted in and scored three runs to lead the Birds. Adam Wainwright did not allow a hit in two-and-a-third innings of his start. The Cards play Boston today in Fort Myers.
Blues Off Until Thursday
(St. Louis, MO) -- The Blues have a couple of more days before hitting the ice. St. Louis will take on the Chicago Blackhawks this Thursday night at the Scottrade Center. The Blues are 10-6-and-2 on the year.
Rams Officials Continue Work At Combine
(Indianapolis, IN) -- Rams coaches and front office staff remained at work during the NFL Combine in Indianapolis this Monday. The team got a look at the top defensive lineman and linebackers. The event wraps up today with defensive backs.
Mizzou To Play Gamecocks
(Columbia, MO) -- Missouri hits the road this week to play South Carolina. The Tigers have alternated wins and losses the past four games. They are 19-and-8 with an 8-and-6 record in SEC play.
Illini With One Game This Week
(Ann Arbor, MI) -- Once a top-10 team, Illinois gets a few days off to forget the loss to Michigan last week. The Fighting Illini are 20-and-9 with a 7-and-8 record in the Big Ten. The Illini host Nebraska on Saturday.
SLU Up To #19
(Indianapolis, IN) -- Saint Louis has nine straight wins and moved into the "USA Today" top-25 poll at number-19 this week. The Billikens are 10-and-2 in Atlantic 10 play and 21-and-5 overall. SLU hosts Saint Joseph's tomorrow night.