Rams Blast Bears

Kellen Clemens threw for 167 yards and a touchdown, and rookie Tavon Austin ran for a 65-yard score as the Rams blasted the Bears 42-21 at the Edward Jones Dome. Benny Cunningham had 13 carries for 109 yards and a TD, while Jared Cook had four catches for 80 yards and a score for the Rams, who have won two in-a-row to improve to 5-and-6. Zac Stacy added 87 yards and a TD on 12 rushes, and Robert Quinn returned a fumble 31 yards for a score in the victory. Stacy left the game at halftime with a concussion and didn't return. Josh McCown finished 36-of-47 for 352 yards with two TD's and an interception. Brandon Marshall had 10 grabs for 117 yards and a score for Chicago, which remains tied with Detroit atop the NFC North at 6-and-5.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 6 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Running Back Jared Rennick. He carried the ball 19 times for 197 yards and two touchdowns in Friday's 34-12 win over St. Clair. Jared also wrestles and he is a good student with a 3.0 GPA. His favorite football team other than the Blue Jays is the Missouri Tigers.
Favorite Subject: History

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 4 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

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SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 31 min ago

Kelby Tomlinson connected with the walk-off RBI-single to lift the Giants over the Cardinals, 5-4, at AT&T Park. Marlon Byrd gave San Francisco an early lead with his eighth career grand slam in the third inning. Javier Lopez picked up the win in relief as the Giants won their third straight game. Stephen Piscotty had a two-run double for St. Louis and Yadier Molina chipped in an RBI-single in defeat.