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Rams lose receiver Robert Woods for a few weeks because of a shoulder injury

Rams lose receiver Robert Woods for a few weeks because of a shoulder injury

The Rams quickly grew accustomed to receiver Robert Woods making dynamic plays after catching short, midrange and long passes.

For at least the next few games, coach Sean McVay and quarterback Jared Goff must find other options.

Woods, the team’s leading receiver, will be sidelined because of a shoulder injury suffered during the Rams’ loss to the Minnesota Vikings, McVay said Monday.

“It requires some guys to step up and fill the void left by Robert,” McVay said. “He’s done a lot of great things…. Hopefully, we’ll get him back sooner than later.”

Woods suffered a left shoulder sprain after catching a pass during the fourth quarter of Sunday’s 24-7 defeat at U.S....

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