Los Angeles Rams rising star operating again, Cam Akers, has a torn Achilles and is anticipated to overlook the whole 2021 season, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Tuesday afternoon.
The Rams adopted with their very own announcement however didn’t go into element on a possible return.
Akers suffered the tear whereas figuring out on his personal and underwent testing to verify the harm.
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Rams Followers Spark Todd Gurley Dialog
The devastating information surrounding Akers has sparked a dialog by way of Twitter a couple of potential Rams reunion with ex-running again Todd Gurley.
Gurley was the Rams lead again till they let him go and drafted Akers in 2020.
Makes quite a lot of sense for the Rams to contemplate reuniting with Todd Gurley following Cam Akers’ harm.
— Billy Reinhardt (@BillyReinhardt) July 20, 2021
The Rams are going to signal Todd Gurley once more, aren’t they?
— Mitch Carl (@DFSnDONUTS) July 20, 2021
Quite a lot of followers are rooting for the longshot reunion.
Todd Gurley going again to the rams is one thing that should occur
— T 🀄️ (@BaltimoreJits) July 20, 2021
Most likely received’t occur however it might be actually enjoyable if the Rams introduced again Todd Gurley
— Joel Moran (@joelvmoran) July 20, 2021
Might see a Todd Gurley – Rams reunion within the close to future
— ‘Home Cash’ Hawks (@hawksfan3344) July 20, 2021
Nevertheless, some followers don’t need to see Gurley again in a Rams uniform, not to mention hear his title.
I want Cam Akers a speedy restoration. With that being mentioned… I shouldn’t hear a peep about Todd Gurley ever once more from a rams fan. Don’t need to hear a couple of knee or nothing.
— Todd Gurley Stan account (@BurnerTapia) July 20, 2021
And the Rams and Gurley had a bit of falling out…however don’t fear, Gurley bought paid.
Solely factor about the entire Todd Gurley to the #Rams thought, wasn’t there a dispute about his contract or him not being paid what he was presupposed to be paid?
I’m questioning if that was resolved w/o burned bridges or if that even issues to Gurley or the Rams proper now.
— Michael Hauff (@TheFFRealist) July 20, 2021
Gurley’s “Glory Days” Are Behind Him
Is Todd Gurley’s NFL taking part in days over?
Gurley was the Atlanta Falcons lead again final season, averaging simply 3.5 yards per stick with it a career-low 195 carries and 9 speeding touchdowns.
Gurley’s finest days got here when he performed with the Los Angeles Rams after being drafted by them 10th general in 2015.
In 5 seasons with the Rams, he eclipsed three Professional Bowls, together with 2017, when he was named NFL Offensive Participant of the 12 months after recording 279 carries for 1,305 yards and 13 speeding touchdowns whereas including 64 receptions for 788 yards and 6 landing catches.
However his finest NFL profession season came in 2018, when he was named first-team All-Professional for a second straight 12 months after gaining 1,251 yards on simply 256 carries whereas scoring 17 speeding touchdowns. He additionally added 59 receptions for 580 yards and 4 landing catches.
Gurley visited the Baltimore Ravens again in June however by no means reached a contract deal. He needs to be an inexpensive veteran addition if a group decides to select him up.