The Rams waived defensive end Sammy Brown and safety Matt Daniels and put center Demetrius Rhaney on injured reserve. Those moves brought the St. Louis roster to the 75-man limit.
The Rams will be without five starters for Saturday's preseason game against the Packers, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Left tackle Jake Long, right guard Rodger Saffold, cornerback Janoris Jenkins, linebacker James Laurinaitis, defensive tackle Michael Brockers will not dress for the game. The following reserves will also sit out: Cornerback Darren Woodard, safety Matt Daniels, fullback Kadeem Jones, defensive end Sammy Brown, center Demetrius Rhaney, center/guard Barrett Jones, guard Brandon Washington, defensive end William Hayes
The Rams ruled receiver Tavon Austin (ankle), guard Harvey Dahl, offensive tackle Mike Person, defensive end Sammy Brown, running back Daryl Richardson (thigh), cornerback Quinton Pointer and defensive tackle Matt Conrath inactive for the game at Seattle.
The Rams placed left tackle Jake Long (knee) on injured reserve and promoted linebacker Sammy Brown from the practice squad, reports the National Football Post.
The Rams signed eight players to their practice squad: wideouts Emory Blake and Justin Veltung, defensive end Mason Brodine, safety Cody Davis, offensive tackle Sean Hooey, fullback Eric Stevens, cornerback Darren Woodard and linebacker/defensive end Sammy Brown.