• by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Rams LB Daren Bates suffers injury in first preseason game

    Rams linebacker Daren Bates suffered an apparent knee injury in Friday's preseason game. "Daren is sore," coach Jeff Fisher said after the game, per ESPN. Bates was on crutches after the game and will have an MRI on Saturday.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Injured Rams cleared to face Chargers

    Several Rams who were on the injury report are active for Sunday's game at San Diego. The list includes tight end Cory Harkey (quadriceps), linebacker Daren Bates (groin), linebacker Will Herring (foot), linebacker James Laurinaitis (foot) and linebacker Jake McQuaide (back).

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Three Rams questionable, three others probable for Sunday

    Six Rams have been deemed questionable or probable for the Sunday game against the host Chargers. The questionables are tight ends Jared Cook (back) and Cory Harkey (quad) and long snapper Jake McQuaide (back). The probables are linebackers James Laurinaitis (foot), Daren Bates (groin) and Will Herring (foot).

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Five ailing Rams out for Week 11

    Five of the seven inactives listed by the Rams for their Week 11 game against the Broncos are dealing with injuries. They are defensive backs Marcus Roberson (ankle) and Lamarcus Joyner (groin), linebacker Daren Bates (groin), defensive end Alex Carrington (quad) and wideout Damian Williams (hamstring). Offensive tackle Brandon Washington and tight end Alex Bayer are healthy scratches.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    James Laurinaitis among notable Week 11 probable for Rams

    The Rams listed eight players on its final injury report for Week 11 against the Broncos. Half of the players are in danger of missing the game Sunday. Marcus Roberson was the only player on the list ruled out. Daren Bates (groin), Lamarcus Joyner (groin), Damian Williams (hamstring) were all listed as doubtful. Alex Carrington (quad) was deemed doubtful. Meanwhile, James Laurinaitis (foot), William Hayes (fibula), and Will Herring (foot) were all listed as probable.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Rams list inactives for Week 10

    The Rams have listed S Maurice Alexander, RB Trey Watts, CB Marcus Roberson, LB Daren Bates, OL Brandon Washington, TE Alex Bayer and DL Ethan Westbrooks as inactive Week 10 against the Cardinals. Bates came into the ruled doubtful due to a groin injury. Roberson was considered questionable with an ankle injury. The other five players listed are healthy scratches.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Rams enter Week 10 relatively healthy

    The Rams head into Week 10 against the Cardinals relatively healthy. Daren Bates (groin) was the only player ruled doubtful on the team's final injury report for the game on Friday. Cody Davis (concussion), Janoris Jenkins (knee) and Marcus Roberson (ankle) were deemed questionable. Meanwhile, Jo-Lonn Dunbar (toe), E.J. Gaines (knee), Cory Harkey (knee), William Hayes (fibula) and Rodney McLeod (knee) were all ruled probable for Sunday.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Four probable Rams ready to go

    Rams LB Daren Bates, G Harvey Dahl, T Jake Long and DE Eugene Sims are active Week 14. All four players were listed as probable entering the game. Both Bates and Long were able to pass concussion protocal during the week.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Four Rams probable Week 14

    Rams LB Daren Bates, OL Harvey Dahl, OL Jake Long and DE Eugene Sims are probable Week 14 against the Cardinals. Both Bates and Long were able to pass concussion protocal Friday. Dahl is dealing with a knee injury. Bates has a neck issue.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Rams list Week 13 inactives

    The Rams have listed the following players as inactive for Week 13 at San Francisco: offensive lineman Barrett Jones, offensive lineman Mike Person, defensive end Gerald Rivers, running back Daryl Richardson, defensive tackle Jermelle Cudjo, linebacker Daren Bates and guard Harvey Dahl.