Rams Get Set For Seahawks

The Rams are getting set to close out the season Sunday in Seattle. They beat the Bucs 23-13 this past Sunday for their second straight win and fourth in five games to improve to 7-and-8. The Seahawks lead the NFC West at 12-and-3. They beat the Rams 14-9 in Week Eight.

The Rams will play their final game of the season without starting left tackle Jake Long. Head coach Jeff Fisher confirmed Monday that Long suffered a torn ACL and MCL in his right knee Sunday against Tampa Bay. Recovery could jeopardize the start of next season for Long.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 7 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 4 min ago

The Cardinals and Royals renew their I-70 rivalry tonight in Kansas City. It's a battle of first-place teams, with Lance Lynn slated to oppose the Royals' Chris Young in the opener of the three-game set. The teams will rematch with three more games at Busch Stadium in mid-June.