in a significant way Robert Woods Jersey , they did it in a hurry.Competition committee chairman Rich McKay said he was happy the league got to a “good place” with the change to the replay rules, especially considering the pace of the change.“We were able to make sausage in one day,” McKay said.Unlike past years, when rules changes were voted on while coaches were out playing golf or out of the meeting, input from coaches appeared to be crucial to this rule being changed. From Saints coach Sean Payton and Cowboys coach Jason Garrett advocating for the change Brandon Allen Jersey , the membership voted 31-1 to approve the measure (the Bengals were the traditional no vote).McKay said there was concern about the part of the rule that allowed an uncalled penalty to be called, and that it took some arm-twisting to get the change put into effect.Commissioner Roger Goodell said it was based on the near-unanimous desire to make sure the results were correct.鈥淧eople compromised on long-held views because people wanted to get it right,鈥?Goodell said.There were months of meetings leading up to this, but this rapid change comes after last year’s sudden expansion of the lowering the helmet rule. The leader of the defense is officially back, for 2019 at least." />Skip to main contentclockmenumore-arrownoyesHorizontal - WhiteTurf Show Timesa Los Angeles Rams communityLog In or Sign UpLog InSign UpSectionsLibraryMastheadCommunity GuidelinesNFL OddsStubHubMoreAll 322 blogs on Horizontal - WhiteSections 2019 offseason2019 free agency2019 NFL DraftFull ArchiveLibrary 2019 NFL calendar2019 Rams regular season sched2019 Rams preseason schedMasthead Community Guidelines NFL Odds StubHub ✕Filed under:2019 Los Angeles Rams Offseason2019 NFL Free AgencyREPORT: Los Angeles Rams ILB Cory Littleton signs RFA tenderNew Sam Shields Jersey ,12commentsThe leader of the defense is officially back, for 2019 at least.CDTShareTweetShareShareREPORT: Los Angeles Rams ILB Cory Littleton signs RFA tenderPhoto by Streeter Lecka/Getty ImagesAs the Los Angeles Rams are beginning organized team activities (OTA’s), their leader on defense finally signed his restricted free agent tender in ILB Cory Littleton:Littleton was tendered at a second-round level, meaning the Rams will pay him $3.095m for the 2019 season. Once again, Littleton will become a free agent (though unrestricted this time) in 2020.Littleton started 16 games for the Rams last year Aqib Talib Jersey , accumulating a total of 125 tackles, nine tackles-for-loss, four quarterback hits, four sacks, three interceptions Marcus Peters Jersey , and 13 pass deflections.Starting linebacker Alec Ogletree was essentially traded in a salary dump, and Littleton stepped in seamlessly as the signal caller on the defensive side of the ball. Littleton actually proved to be an upgrade, and one that came at a much cheaper price. Littleton’s 2018 was also a strong showing on special teams as he was a pro bowler and second-team All-Pro for his efforts on Special Teams Coordinator John Fassel’s units.