If nothing else, the Rams’ lost season featured symmetry.
It started with an embarrassing blowout loss against an NFC West opponent. It ended the same way.
Sunday’s 44-6 beat down by the Arizona Cardinals went beyond humiliating. That was a milepost the Rams experienced in the opener against the San Francisco 49ers and passed again numerous times en route to a 4-12 finish.
“Our goal was to start out 2017 with a win and a little better vibe,” interim Coach John Fassel said. “Clearly, that didn’t happen.”
This was not what the Rams — or most fans — were expecting when the franchise returned from St. Louis after...