Okoronkwo (hamstring) recorded one tackle in Saturday's preseason game against the Cowboys.
Okoronkwo did not appear in the team's preseason opener due to a hamstring injury, but it looks like he has put it behind him after playing 33 snaps at linebacker Saturday.
Okoronkwo did not play in Saturday's preseason opener due to a hamstring injury, Gary Klein of the Los Angeles Times reports.
The severity of the linebacker's hamstring injury is unclear at this time. Consider Okoronkwo day-to-day until the Rams can provide more clarity about his health.
Okoronkwo (foot) is not listed on Wednesday's injury report, Lindsey Thiry of ESPN.com reports.
Okoronkwo was activated from the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list earlier this week, and appears to have fully recovered from his foot surgery in May. The rookie appears on track to make his NFL debut against the Seahawks on Sunday, and will serve as a reserve option behind Dante Fowler Jr. and Matt Longacre.
Okoronkwo (foot) was activated to the Rams' 53-man roster Monday, Gary Klein of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Okoronkwo returned to practice in mid October after starting the season on the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list, and appears to be nearing a return to full health. The rookie will serve as a reserve linebacker behind Dante Fowler Jr. and Matt Longacre, and could make his NFL debut against the Seahawks on Sunday.
Okoronkwo (foot) participated in practice Wednesday for the first time since landing on the PUP list to begin the season, Vincent Bonsignore of The Athletic reports.
Okoronkwo reportedly feels great as he begins participation, likely suggesting he will be activated off the PUP list well ahead of the 21 days allotted. When ready, the rookie fifth-round pick will look to make his first impact on the football field after a delayed start to his professional career.
Okoronkwo (foot) will start the season on the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list, Clarence Dennis of the Rams' official site reports.
Okoronkwo will now have to sit out the first six games of the season, signalling that he is still rehabbing from his foot surgery in May. When he returns, Okoronkwo will back up Matt Longacre at outside linebacker.
Okoronkwo (foot) is unlikely to be activated off the PUP list before the season begins, Lindsey Thiry of ESPN.com reports.
Okoronkwo underwent foot surgery in late May and was subsequently put on the PUP list before the start of training camp. The rookie linebacker out of Oklahoma was expected to compete for a starting job opposite Samson Ebukam, but will now have to wait even longer to get on the field, though his recovery timetable is still uncertain.
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