NFL 2021 Los Angeles faces Monday Night with serious casualties
Lyou Rams de Los Angeles their chances of winning the NFC West are played on Monday, when they visit the leading Arizona Cardinals, but they will have to without multiple starting players.
The coronavirus is wreaking havoc in the Rams’ locker room, which will have five players out for the pandemic, the most striking being one of the best defenders in the league, Jalen Ramsey.
Ramsey was placed on the coronavirus reserve hours before the kickoff, alongside tight end Tyler Higbee. In the previous days, they had also placed the starting runner, Darrell Henderson, in addition to the starting right tackle Rob Havenstein and the deep substitute Dont’e Deayon.
Sony Michel, who shone against the Jaguars because of Henderson’s injury, would be the starting running back. Joe Noteboom I would aim to be a starter on the offensive line, Brycen Hopkins as a tight end. Corners would be the most weakened position, since in addition to Ramsey and Deayon, LA would not have Robert Rochell, who was put on injured reserve, which would leave only Darious Williams as the only starting corner of Week 13 available tonight.
Arizona was a 2.5-point favorite before the announcement and some bookmakers already They raised the line to Cardinals -3.
Los Angeles needed to win the game since a loss would mean falling to 8-5, three and a half games behind Arizona, who arrives with a 10-2 record and would have won both direct games of the season. With four weeks to go, the Cardinals would have to lose all remaining games and the Rams win all to clinch the divisional crown.