THOUSAND OAKS — Robert Woods said he was happy to see fellow wide receiver Cooper Kupp sign a rich contract extension with the Rams last week. But there was a catch.
It made Woods, the Rams’ most underpaid player, even more eager to work out a new deal of his own.
Thursday, the player and the team sounded close to getting that done.
Woods, the former Serra High (Gardena) and USC star, said he hopes to sign an extension as early as Friday, or at least before the Rams (1-0) play their second game of the season Sunday on the road against the Philadelphia Eagles (0-1).
“Just trying to get it done and out of the way and focus on the season,” said Woods, saying Rams coach Sean McVay “kind of reassured me that a deal would be getting done this week.”
“I know they finished up with Co...Read More