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The Saint Louis Billikens are just outside the Top 25 in the both the Coaches and AP polls.
The Houston Astros hired Dennis Martinez away from the St. Louis Cardinals.
Coming off their bye, the Rams are still near the bottom of the league, but with a shot to turn that around this week agains the 49ers.
The Internet has spoken and the Rams have no shot against the Patriots.
GM John Mozeliak recently said the team is "unlikely" to bring back starting pitcher Kyle Lohse, who should command a hefty deal on the open market.
Saffold won't be back this week, but could return after the Rams' bye next week.
The St. Louis Rams and New England Patriots travel to London for their game Sunday. The Rams are looking for an upset win to take with them through their bye week next weekend.