Fox assisted on a tackle and was on the field for 21 defensive snaps against Dallas during Saturday's 14-10 loss.
The defensive end missed all of the 2018 season after tearing his ACL during OTAs last year and is currently on the roster bubble for Week 1. If he does make the team, Fox is unlikely to receive enough playing time to make an impact in most IDP settings.
Fox (knee) signed his exclusive rights free agent tender with the Rams on Monday, Myles Simmons of the team's official sitee reports.
Fox spent the 2018 season sidelined due to an ACL tear sustained during OTAs last offseason. He'll work towards achieving full health heading into the Rams' offseason program. The 24-year-old projects to suit up as a rotational defensive end, when healthy.
The Rams officially placed Fox (knee) on injured reserve Friday, Lindsey Thiry of ESPN.com reports.
Fox tore his ACL during OTAs in May, so this comes as no surprise. Although he saw an increased role in 2017 -- tallying 19 total tackles and 2.5 sacks across 16 games -- he will watch his third NFL season from the sidelines.
Fox (knee) suffered a torn ACL during OTAs on Thursday,Tom Pelissero of NFL.comreports.
Fox's third season is thus presumably over with the news of his severe knee injury Thursday. He saw an increased role in 2017, racking up 19 total tackles and 2.5 sacks while appearing in all 16 games. The Rams are loaded on the defensive line, but Fox's absence could be felt on special teams.
Fox was signed to the active roster Saturday, Myles Simmons of the team's official site reports.
Fox has stood out in practice and has been subsequently added to the active roster. Fox will likely serve as a special teams asset.
|15||12/15/19||@ DAL||4:25 pm|
|16||12/21/19||@ SF||8:15 pm|
|2017||Los Angeles Rams||16||19||14.0||5||2.5||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|2018||Los Angeles Rams||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|2019||Los Angeles Rams||13||15||10.0||5||1||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
|2017||Los Angeles Rams||16||0||0||1||0||1||0||1||0|
|2018||Los Angeles Rams||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2019||Los Angeles Rams||13||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|