Jeremy Kerley

Rams' Cody Davis hit with critical penalty late in loss to 49ers

Rams' Cody Davis hit with critical penalty late in loss to 49ers

Cody Davis sat in front of his locker with his head down.

Like several teammates, the Rams safety couldn’t comprehend  how  his team blew a two-touchdown lead late in the fourth quarter Saturday and lost to the San Francisco 49ers, 22-21, at the Coliseum.

“I think we played pretty well on defense,” Davis said. “We’ve just got to finish the game, that’s all there is to it.”

As it did in several games, the defense played well in the first half but could not make a stop down the stretch.

Davis’ play was a prime example.

The fourth-year pro from Texas Tech set up a first-quarter touchdown with his first career interception. But he also was called for...

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