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Rams rookies have one more chance to show progress Sunday against Cardinals

Rams rookies have one more chance to show progress Sunday against Cardinals

Tyler Higbee heard the play call in the huddle and sensed opportunity.

Early in the fourth quarter of last week’s loss against the San Francisco 49ers, the Rams’ rookie tight end burst off the line of scrimmage, fought through traffic over the middle and caught a short pass from quarterback Jared Goff for his first NFL touchdown.

“It felt good to get into the end zone,” Higbee said this week, “Now it’s time to get a win.”

On Sunday, Higbee and other members of the 2016 draft class will have a final chance to show their progress when the Rams play the Arizona Cardinals at the Coliseum.

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