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Rams tape review: Defensive ups-and-downs in a victory over the Buccaneers

Rams tape review: Defensive ups-and-downs in a victory over the Buccaneers

The Rams defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 37-32, on Sunday to move to 2-1 on the season and remain at the top of the standings in the NFC West. 

Each week we take a look at the tape to review what worked, what didn’t and what you might have missed. Today, we’ll focus on some coverage breakdowns from both teams as well as some defensive highlights.

What: Rams WR Brian Quick catches a 44-yard touchdown pass

Down: Third and seven

Time: 12:05 left in first quarter

Watch how the two safeties rotate over to cover Rams receiver Kenny Britt (18) leaving rookie corner Vernon Hargreaves (28) out of...

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