"We kept him up as the No. 2 because I felt like he could finish a game out of the shotgun," Fisher said of Hill. "But he's not ready to go under center yet."
Fisher reiterated that Hill "is our starter and Austin is our backup."
Davis completed 30 of 42 throws for 327 yards and three touchdowns in the loss to the Cowboys but threw two interceptions, including a pick-six.
Davis played very well in the first three quarters, helping take the Rams to a 21-0 lead in the first half and mantaining a one-point lead heading into the fourth after the Rams defense started to struggle. However, the Cowboys took the lead in the fourth and picked off Davis for the first time in the game, returning the interception for a touchdown. After he threw his third touchdown of the day, Davis was unable to lead his team on a game-winning drive, throwing his second interception.
Davis, who drew the start despite former starter Shaun Hill being active Sunday, may have done enough to remain the starter heading into the team's Week 4 bye. The Rams face the Eagles in Week 5.
Davis led the team to a victory against the Buccaneers in Week 2 and will get the chance to further establish himself as a viable starting quarterback in Week 3. Hill was listed as questionable on the team's final injury report but is one of only two quarterbacks active for the Rams Sunday.
Davis took almost all the first-team reps in practice this week and conducted the walkthrough with
Hill is officially listed as questionable on the injury report for Week 3 against the Cowboys, after sitting out the team's last week as a result of the injury. If he cannot play Sunday,
|Bye: Week 4|
|5||10/5/14||@ PHI||1:00 pm|
|8||10/26/14||@ KC||1:00 pm|
|9||11/2/14||@ SF||4:05 pm|
|10||11/9/14||@ ARI||4:25 pm|
|12||11/23/14||@ SD||4:05 pm|
|14||12/7/14||@ WAS||1:00 pm|
|17||12/28/14||@ SEA||4:25 pm|
|2012||St. Louis Rams||0||0||0||0||---||0||---||0||0||0||0/0||0||0||---|
|2013||St. Louis Rams||0||0||0||0||---||0||---||0||0||0||0/0||0||0||---|
|2014||St. Louis Rams||3||2||94||68||72.3||754||8.02||51||3||3||6/36||7||1||93.1|
|2012||St. Louis Rams||0||0||0||0||---||0||0||0||0|
|2013||St. Louis Rams||0||0||0||0||---||0||0||0||0|
|2014||St. Louis Rams||3||2||4||-1||-0.3||0||0||0||0|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
|2012||St. Louis Rams||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2013||St. Louis Rams||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2014||St. Louis Rams||3||1||0||0||2||0||0||2||0|
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