"I think that you assume...going into it now, as we finished up last year, the second half of the season, Benny became the third-down back," Fisher said, per ESPN.com. "He’s just really good out of the backfield. He’s probably the better protector of the three. That’s some work that Tre and Zac need and we’ll get that done whenever we can during the offseason. So with Benny being the third-down back, then we’ve got a one-two punch with Tre and Zac.”
Although, it appears Fisher still hopeful
“Yes, obviously Isaiah is coming back as well," Fisher said. "You should see him on the field. So, with him included, yes we do. Tre and Benny and Zac and Isaiah coming back, it’s a good group.”
St. Louis blew out the Raiders 52-0 on Sunday, and several
"It’s a unique situation, a very strange situation," Stacy said Wednesday, per the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. "But at the end of the day, it’s a business -- some players tend to forget that -- but I’m still here, obviously, and I’m fortunate to have this opportunity to play in the league.
"It doesn’t matter if you’re first string or fifth string, you just have to be professional about yourself in terms of preparation."
Rams coach Jeff Fisher lauded Stacy for his professionalism and unselfishness as his playing time has dwindled.
"We’ve not lost faith or confidence in him," Fisher said. "We’ve got good backs, just can’t play them all."
"He missed a couple holes but he ran real hard," Fisher said. "He overcame some things. His ball security’s good, pass protection is good. He needed to get out in the routes. I thought he played pretty well."
Despite Mason's big workload, Fisher said the backfield remains a committee, and
Fisher insisted the team hasn't lost faith in Stacy, who's averaged 3.9 yards per carry with one touchdown and two lost fumbles this season.
|2013||St. Louis Rams||14||12||250||973||3.9||40||7||5||47|
|2014||St. Louis Rams||13||5||76||293||3.9||16||1||0||13|
|2013||St. Louis Rams||14||12||26||141||5.4||25||1||1||0||7|
|2014||St. Louis Rams||13||5||18||152||8.4||17||0||0||0||9|
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