St. Louis Rams offensive tackle Rodger Saffold (76). (Photo by Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)
(KSDK Sports) -- The drama surrounding Rams offensive lineman Rodger Saffold and his reaction and behavior just after the team signed free agent Jake Long appears to be subsiding. Today the Rams report the majority of players, including Saffold have reported to Rams Park to begin their offseason workout programs.
Other players back in town and reportedly "raring to go," include
middle linebacker James Laurinaitis, CB Janoris Jenkins, QB Sam Bradford, DE Chris Long, receivers Chris Givens, Austin Pettis and Brian Quick.
The Rams say this portion of the workout programs is the beginning of what will eventually be OTAs and minicamps through around mid-June before the team leaves and re-convenes in July for training camp.
After the signing of Long, KSDK Sports reported that the team could was unable to contact Saffold, who was reportedly not happy with the fact that he has been moved to right tackle.
Saffold is in the final year of his rookie contract and is set to make $655,000 in base salary with a $225,000 roster bonus.