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Rams RB Sony Michel retiring after five NFL seasons
Rams running back Sony Michel informed head coach Sean McVay on Saturday morning that he has decided to retire, ending both his second stint with the Rams and his stay in the NFL.
Chargers sign veteran running back Sony Michel
Sony Michel is headed back to Los Angeles. The veteran running back is signing with the Chargers, NFL Network Insiders Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero reported on Wednesday.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Wednesday, Aug. 31
NFL.com keeps you up to date with all of the latest league news from around the NFL. Visit NFL.com's transaction hub for a daily breakdown.
Dolphins release veteran RB Sony Michel
Sony Michel, a former Patriots first-rounder who signed with the Dolphins in May as a free agent, was cut on Monday, the team announced.
2022 NFL roster bubble: Notable players who could be traded or cut
NFL teams must get down to a 53-man roster by Tuesday, August 30. With that deadline fast approaching, Eric Edholm spotlights notable players who could be traded or cut, including a trio of quarterbacks.
Training Camp Buzz: Raiders don't want to trade Josh Jacobs; Dolphins' RB competition is 'fierce'
Did Josh Jacobs' heavy usage in the Raiders' first preseason game hint at the running back's future? How is Dolphins head coach Mike McDaniel approaching the RB competition? Find out the buzz as we track interesting items of news from today's camp.
NFL training camp: Ten most important position battles to track in 2022
Will Baker Mayfield supplant Sam Darnold as the Panthers' QB1? Who will take over as Aaron Rodgers' top target in Green Bay? Can Nakobe Dean step up in Philadelphia? Kevin Patra breaks down the 10 most important position battles to watch as training camps get rolling across the NFL.
Dolphins HC Mike McDaniel on Raheem Mostert (knee): 'I know his expectations are to play Week 1'
First-year Dolphins head coach Mike McDaniel knows just how explosive running back Raheem Mostert can be, but he also knows his injury history and that's why excitement must be tempered as Mostert continues on his road back from knee surgery.
Former Rams, Patriots RB Sony Michel signs with Dolphins
Former Rams, Patriots running back Sony Michel is signing with the Dolphins, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday, per a source. A first-round pick for New England in 2018, Michel spent the first three years of his career with the Patriots, and now after a one-year stint with the Rams, he's back in the AFC East.
NFL's unsung heroes in 2021 season: One player from each NFC team
With 32 separate 53-man rosters across the NFL, it's easy for key contributors to fly under the radar. Today, Nick Shook spotlights one unsung hero from each NFC team.
NFL Championship Sunday bold predictions: Rams finally snap skid vs. 49ers; Joe Burrow shreds Chiefs
Will Sean McVay's Rams snap their six-game skid vs. Kyle Shanahan and the 49ers? Can Joe Burrow lead the Bengals over the Chiefs for the second time this season? NFL Network analysts make bold predictions for Championship Sunday.
2021 NFL playoffs: What to watch for in Rams-Buccaneers Divisional Round playoff game
NFL.com's Chase Goodbread breaks down what to watch for when the Los Angeles Rams face off against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the NFC Divisional Round.
RB Index: Who is the NFL's next great running back? Plus, the final top-15 rankings at the position
Who is the NFL's NEXT great running back? Maurice Jones-Drew has his eye on one bruising rusher who could be poised for a monster season in 2022. Plus, a final ranking of the top 15 RBs of this season.
RB Index, Week 18: Two players I was wrong about in 2021
Maurice Jones-Drew revisits his offseason rankings of all 32 RB1s -- and admits he was wrong about two players. Plus, a rookie climbs into the top five of his top 15 RB rankings.
Sean McVay pumps brakes on Cam Akers' return: 'Target's always potentially been' Week 18 or playoffs
After mentioning earlier in the week that Cam Akers might be able to play in Week 18, Sean McVay said Thursday that "the target's always potentially been" the season finale against the 49ers or the playoffs.
RB Index, Week 17: Leonard Fournette, Sony Michel among 5 running backs who deserve new contracts
Maurice Jones-Drew lists five running backs who've earned new contracts with their efforts this season. Plus, Sony Michel cracks his updated ranking of the NFL's top 15 RBs heading into Week 17.
NFL Fantasy 2021 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 17: Running backs
All the answers you're looking for about your lineup questions. Check out the latest in the Start 'Em, Sit 'Em 2021 NFL Fantasy football league.
Rams plan to keep riding 'choo-choo train' Sony Michel
Los Angeles running back Sony Michel rushed for 131 yards and a touchdown against the Vikings on a day when quarterback Matthew Stafford struggled.
Rams hope RB Cam Akers (Achilles) could be a factor come postseason
The Los Angeles Rams activated RB Cam Akers off injured reserve just five months after a serious Achilles injury. GM Les Snead spoke with NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport about the team's plan for the second-year back.
Rams designate RB Cam Akers to return from injured reserve five months after Achilles injury
The Los Angeles Rams' offense could be getting a boost for a possible playoff run. Running back Cam Akers was designated to return from IR on Thursday.
Week 15 fantasy football matchups for NFL 2021 season
Michael F. Florio breaks down the top fantasy football matchups for Week 14 of the 2021 NFL season.
RB Index, Week 15: RB2s who will have a bigger stretch-run impact than RB1s
Maurice Jones-Drew selects three RB2s who will have a bigger impact over the final month of the season than the RB1s on their respective teams. Plus, James Conner hits the top five in MJD's running back rankings.
Fantasy Football waiver wire targets for Week 15 of 2021 NFL season
Michael F. Florio breaks down which players you should target on the waiver wire ahead of Week 15 of the 2021 NFL Fantasy Football season.
Fantasy Football waiver wire targets for Week 14 of 2021 NFL season
Michael F. Florio breaks down which players you should target on the waiver wire ahead of Week 14 of the 2021 NFL Fantasy Football season.
Injury roundup: Titans receiver Julio Jones (hamstring) to play against Chiefs
Titans WR Julio Jones expressed optimism that he will play vs. the Chiefs despite being listed as questionable with a hamstring injury, and a source tells Ian Rapoport that that is the expectation. He is officially active.
First look at Sony Michel at Chargers practice
First look at running back Sony Michel at Los Angeles Chargers practice.
Rapoport: RB Sony Michel to sign with Chargers
NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport reports running back Sony Michel to sign with the Los Angeles Chargers.
Garafolo: RB Sony Michel visiting Chargers today after being released by Dolphins
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo: Running back Sony Michel visiting Los Angeles Chargers today after being released by the Miami Dolphins.
Which players that have been cut need to be on a roster by Week 1? | 'NFL Total Access'
The 'NFL Total Access' crew discusses which players that have been released or waived need to be on an NFL roster by Week 1 of the 2022 NFL season.
Wolfe: Dolphins released Sony Michel, placed Byron Jones on PUP list
NFL Network's Cameron Wolfe reports that the Miami Dolphins have released running back Sony Michel and have placed cornerback Byron Jones on the PUP list.
Sony Michel walks into end zone for goal-line TD
Miami Dolphins running back Sony Michel walks into end zone for goal-line TD.
Previewing Dolphins' 2022 floor and ceiling
See what changes the Miami Dolphins made to their roster this past off-season along with predictions on their best and worst case scenarios.
Every Rams rushing touchdown | 2021 season
Watch every rushing touchdown by the Los Angeles Rams in the 2021 season.
Every Rams passing touchdown | 2021 season
Watch every passing touchdown by the Los Angeles Rams in the 2021 season.
Nick Shook: Every team's unsung heroes for 2021 season
NFL writer Nick Shook gives us his unsung players on each team for the 2021 season.
Nick Shook names his 2021 unsung heroes
NFL Network's Nick Shook names the players who stood out as unsung heroes of the 2021 NFL season.
Sony Michel rumbles for 35 yards on Rams' opening play of scrimmage
Los Angeles Rams running back Sony Michel runs for a gain of 35 yards on the Rams' opening play of the game on offense.
Kay Adams' Top 5 Wild Card Weekend fantasy values | 'GMFB'
NFL Media's Kay Adams ranks her Top 5 fantasy value picks ahead of Wild Card Weekend.
Sony Michel discusses Rams' five-game winning streak heading into Week 18
Los Angeles Rams running back Sony Michel discusses the Rams' five-game winning streak heading into Week 18 of the 2021 NFL regular season.
Wyche: Sony Michel has been 'Todd Gurley-esque' in Rams' five-game win streak
NFL Network's Steve Wyche says Los Angeles Rams running back Sony Michel has been "Todd Gurley-esque" in Rams' five-game win streak.
Kinkhabwala: One player who's 'brought a different brand of physicality' to Rams
NFL Network's Aditi Kinkhabwala discusses one player who's "brought a different brand of physicality" Los Angeles to Rams.
Sony Michel burrows through blocks for goal-line TD
Los Angeles Rams running back Sony Michel burrows through blocks for goal-line TD.
Michael Robinson's unsung heroes of 2021
NFL Media's Michael Robinson reveals his biggest unsung heroes of the 2021 season on "Good Morning Football."
Sony Michel's best plays in 131-yard game | Week 16
Check out Los Angeles Rams running back Sony Michel's best plays in 131-yard game in Week 16 of the 2021 NFL Season.
Sony Michel hits spin cycle for rushing TD
Los Angeles Rams running back Sony Michel hits spin cycle for rushing TD.
Rams' top plays vs. Seahawks | Week 15
Watch the Los Angeles Rams' top plays vs. Seattle Seahawks in the Week 15 matchup.
Sony Michel becomes tackle-breaking machine on 39-yard run
Los Angeles Rams running back Sony Michel becomes tackle-breaking machine on 39-yard run.
Sony Michel follows convoy of blockers for 19-yard pickup
Los Angeles Rams running back Sony Michel follows convoy of blockers for a 19-yard pickup.
'MNF' projections for Rams-Cardinals in Week 14 | 'NFL Fantasy Live'
NFL Network's Kimmi Chex and Adam Rank give their 'Monday Night Football' projections for the NFC West showdown between the Los Angeles Rams and the Arizona Cardinals in Week 14 of the 2021 NFL regular season on 'NFL Fantasy Live' for wide receivers Cooper Kupp and DeAndre Hopkins, running back Sony Michel, and quarterback Kyler Murray.