Posts Tagged ‘Mike Karney’

Former Rams FB Karney Says Strength Coaches were “Cancers”

Former Rams FB Mike Karney tweeted that strength coach Rock Gullickson and his assistant Adam Bailey were “cancers to the lockerroom” according to Ron Clements of The coaches are holdovers from Steve Spagnuolo’s staff and were retained by new head coach Jeff Fisher. Karney did not offer an explanation for his statements but tweeted […]

Rams Release Mike Karney

The Rams released FB Mike Karney today per Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Karney, despite his close friendship with running back Steven Jackson, was used less and less in the Rams offensive system as the Rams tried to get more flexibility out of their fullback spot.  They used Mike Hoomanawanui as a FB/TE […]

Training Camp Position Breakdown: FB

The Rams have two fullbacks and will only keep one, so this is a very good chill evening post. Mike Karney – The Rams signed Mike Karney in the offseason before the 2009 season and so far he has been a good addition. If only Steven Jackson would follow him to the whole more often. […]

Free Agent RB Preview

We fans always seem to come into the free agency part of the NFL calendar with high expectations of our favorite team buying their way to the promised land. I fear that’s been especially true when we think about going into 2010 as an uncapped season. Woo-hoo, the sky’s the limit! Or alternately, we fear […]

Who to Keep: RB

With the Rams season over, it is time to think about who should be back next year at every position.  Let’s take a look through player by player. Next up are the running backs and fullback. Steven Jackson – Steven Jackson is the heart and soul of the Rams and he deserves a better team […]

Rams Gab Position Preview – Fullbacks

We are going to be previewing every position on the Rams here at the eve of training camp.  Next up are the fullbacks. Mike Karney The number one person who will be excited about the arrival of Mike Karney in St. Louis is Steven Jackson.  He should benefit from having an actual bruising fullback in […]

Rams Sign Fullback Mike Karney

Coming off the release of OT Orlando Pace (Devaney says Barron for now is the LT and Bell is the RT), the Rams signed former Saint Mike Karney. Karney is a 5 year pro who is 5’11”, 255 lbs. Now that’s a big blocker, something the Rams need to show Steven Jackson that there ARE […]