Aaron Donald, DL (LAR)

Agrees to contract restructure

The Rams and Donald have agreed to a restructured deal that is in line to make him the highest-paid non-QB in league history, Nick Shook of NFL.com reports.

Per the report, while no new years were added to the star defensive lineman's contract, the agreement guarantees Donald $65 million over the next two seasons and $95 million through the 2024 campaign. The 31-year-old is coming off a 2021 season in which he recorded 12.5 sacks and a career-high 84 tackles in 17 games. Now that he's come to terms with the Rams, the 2014 first-rounder remains entrenched as a key pillar up front on defense for the franchise.

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QB | LAR

Rests arm Monday

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RB | LAR

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QB | LAR

Bothered by elbow tendinitis

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Matthew Stafford

Matthew Stafford

QB | LAR

Not throwing in team drills

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RB | LAR

Looking better after full offseason

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Van Jefferson

WR | LAR

Week 1 status TBD

When asked if he expects Jefferson (knee) to be available for Week 1 action, coach Sean McVay acknowledged Monday "that's up in the air right now," Stu Jackson of the Rams' official site reports.