Aaron Donald RUMORS & NEWS

  • Meet Milton Williams: NFL Draft's Small-School DT Who Tested Like Aaron Donald

    Bleacher Report "Once upon a time, Aaron Donald wasn't viewed as the world-destroying defensive juggernaut everyone knows him to be.  Before the 2014 NFL draft, the undersized All-American was more of a curiosity. He didn't elicit the same type of awe as the top defensive..." April 22

  • Rams COO Kevin Demoff Addresses Drastic Change In The Aaron Donald Assault Case After Video Released

    Total Pro Sports "The man who accused Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald of assault was apologetic this week after he was mistaken about who injured him in a fight last weekend. Rams Chief Operating Officer Kevin Demoff says the case shows why no one should rush to judgment. “I think..." April 18

  • Aaron Donald accuser walks back assault claim after exonerating video emerges

    Yahoo! Sports "The man who accused Aaron Donald of assaulting him in Pittsburgh last weekend has admitted an error after the emergence of a video appearing to show the Los Angeles Rams star trying to break up the altercation in question. Todd Hollis, the attorney representing DeVincent..." April 17

  • Aaron Donald’s lawyer: Video shows he didn’t commit assault

    CBS Pittsburgh " Casey White, defense attorney for Aaron Donald, claims that Donald did not assault DeVincent Spriggs, but actually saved him from further injury. “Mr. Spriggs should send Aaron a thank you card,” Mr. White told KDKA’s Andy Sheehan. According to Mr...." April 16

  • Rams “collecting more information” after assault accusation against Aaron Donald

    Pro Football Talk "The Rams have acknowledged the recent accusation that defensive tackle Aaron Donald assaulted a man over the weekend, while refraining from saying anything substantive about the case. “We are aware of the reports regarding Aaron Donald. We are collecting more..." April 14

  • Pittsburgh Man Claims Rams' Aaron Donald Assaulted Him

    CBS Los Angeles "A Pittsburgh area man claims that he was assaulted this past weekend by Los Angeles Rams player and reining NFL defensive player of the year Aaron Donald. The attack allegedly occurred in the early morning hours of April 11, sometime between 3 a.m. and 4 a.m., the..." April 14

  • Rams' Michael Brockers backs Aaron Donald over J.J. Watt: We know 'who the real 9-9 is'

    The Score "Los Angeles Rams defensive lineman Michael Brockers took a light jab at J.J. Watt, backing teammate Aaron Donald when discussing the NFC West's toughest pass-rush unit. Brockers believes Watt's addition to the Arizona Cardinals still..." March 07

  • Jalen Ramsey: In my opinion, Aaron Donald is the best player in the NFL

    Pro Football Talk "The Rams have done work to bolster their offense this offseason, dealing for quarterback Matthew Stafford. That soon-to-be-completed trade gave Stafford better odds to earn his first MVP award in 2021. But cornerback Jalen Ramsey thinks someone already on the..." March 04

  • Raheem Morris: Aaron Donald is an official game wrecker

    Pro Football Talk "Aaron Donald just became the third player to win three AP defensive player of the year awards, after recording 13.5 sacks, 14 tackles for loss, 28 quarterback hits, and for forced fumbles in 2020. But Donald and the rest of the Rams’ defense will have a third coordinator in..." February 11

  • Raheem Morris excited to coach 'potential gold jacket guys' Aaron Donald and Jalen Ramsey

    USA Today "Brandon Staley was a relative unknown before Sean McVay hired him as his defensive coordinator last offseason. He took over a defense that was led by the legendary Wade Phillips, turning it into the No. 1 unit in the NFL before bolting to join the Chargers as their head coach last..." February 09

  • Aaron Donald: I won’t be satisfied until we win Super Bowl

    Pro Football Talk "Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald became a three-time defensive player of the year on Saturday night, but the prize he really wants is one that he has never received in the NFL. Donald told reporters on Sunday that he appreciates his play being noticed and rewarded, but..." February 08

  • Aaron Donald is 'pumped up' to work with new Rams DC Raheem Morris

    USA Today "For the third time in five seasons, the Los Angeles Rams will have a new defensive coordinator in 2021. After Brandon Staley was hired by the Chargers as their new head coach, Sean McVay quickly replaced him with Raheem Morris. Morris is the third defensive coordinator under McVay,..." February 08

  • Jalen Ramsey defends Aaron Donald winning Defensive Player of the Year

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald was hailed as the Defensive Player of the Year for the 2020 season after a stellar campaign on the field. However, his victory was met with criticism as Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt argued for the case..." February 07

  • Aaron Donald wins AP Defensive Player of the Year for 3rd time

    NFL.com "Voters haven't yet fatigued of recognizing Aaron Donald as the most dominant defensive player in the NFL. The Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle took home his third AP Defensive Player of the Year award in the past four seasons, as announced during Saturday's NFL..." February 07

  • Aaron Donald: 'Everybody shocked with' Matthew Stafford-Jared Goff trade

    The Score "Aaron Donald's reaction to the blockbuster trade between the Los Angeles Rams and Detroit Lions last week was the same as everyone else's: He was stunned. "I'm pretty sure everybody was shocked with it," Donald said Wednesday on "The Dan..." February 03

  • Sean McVay on Aaron Donald: 'It's unfortunate that he wasn't at full-strength'

    NFL.com "Aaron Donald clearly wasn't himself during Saturday's 32-18 Divisional Round loss to the Green Bay Packers. Dealing with torn rib cartilage, Donald played 39 of 72 snaps, 54.2 percent, well below his normal amount. After playing 27 snaps in the first half, the..." January 17

  • Aaron Donald was crying on sideline at end of Rams’ loss

    ESPN "Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald stood on the sideline at Lambeau Field and was unable to hold back tears as the clock wound down to a 32-18 loss to the Green Bay Packers in a divisional-round playoff. Rams coach Sean McVay and defensive line..." January 17

  • Aaron Donald Gets Penalty For Snatching Facemask of Packers’ Elgton Jenkins After Play

    Total Pro Sports "Aaron Donald doesn’t usually lose his cool, but he did on Saturday and cost his team some ards. Following an incompletion, the Rams defenseive star had to be separated from Packers offensive guard Elgton Jenkins as he grabbed his facemask. " January 16

  • Aaron Donald: Aaron Rodgers is a great quarterback that’s playing lights out

    Pro Football Talk "The Rams and Packers haven’t played since 2018, but Los Angeles’ Aaron Donald is plenty familiar with his upcoming opposing quarterback. The defensive tackle, who head coach Sean McVay is now referring to as “The Terminator,” has faced Aaron..." January 14

  • Aaron Donald has “no pain” and feels “healthy”

    NFL.com "Aaron Donald is ready to wreck Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. The two-time AP NFL Defensive Player of the Year said he's fine after suffering torn rib cartridge in Saturday's playoff victory. "No pain, I feel healthy," Donald..." January 13

  • Sean McVay on Aaron Donald: The Terminator will be ready

    Pro Football Talk "Rams defensive lineman Aaron Donald typically takes the first practice day of the week off as a veteran’s rest day. Donald didn’t practice Tuesday but for injury. He also might not practice Wednesday or Thursday. Donald has an injury to his ribs. " January 12

  • Aaron Donald, Cooper Kupp, John Wolford wouldn’t have practiced Tuesday

    Pro Football Talk "Rams head coach Sean McVay said that he does not expect defensive tackle Aaron Donald‘s rib injury to affect his status for Saturday’s game against the Packers, but it appears it will have some impact on his practice status this week. The Rams held a..." January 12

  • Rams expect Aaron Donald to play after suffering torn rib cartilage

    The Score "The Los Angeles Rams expect defensive tackle Aaron Donald to play in Saturday's divisional-round game against the Green Bay Packers, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports. Donald suffered a torn rib cartilage against the Seattle Seahawks, according..." January 11

  • Sean McVay responds to question about Aaron Donald’s injury moving forward

    Clutch Points "Aaron Donald’s status moving forward in the playoffs is still up in the air. That is what Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay told reporters following the Rams 30-20 win over the Seattle Seahawks. “I will have more information for you later..." January 10

  • X-rays on Aaron Donald’s ribs negative, Rams hopeful for next week

    Pro Football Talk "Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald missed most of the second half of Sunday’s 30-20 win over the Seahawks after injuring his ribs and a Sunday update on his condition is a positive one. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that X-rays on Donald’s ribs were..." January 10

  • Aaron Donald leaves the field, listed as questionable with rib injury

    USA Today "Throughout his remarkable career, Rams defensive lineman Aaron Donald has missed just two games — both in 2017, and one due to a contract dispute. Other than that, he’s played just about every snap possible since his rookie year of 2014, which says a lot about his toughness.January 09

  • Aaron Donald: “I think we have all the pieces to the puzzle”

    Yahoo! Sports "The Rams went to the playoffs, and the Super Bowl, in 2018 as the division champion. This year, they’re the sixth seed in the NFC playoffs. So how is defensive tackle Aaron Donald feeling as the postseason arrives? “Confident,” Donald told reporters on..." January 07

  • Aaron Donald on Sam Darnold: I think he’s a good quarterback

    New York Post "Aaron Donald will be chasing Sam Darnold around the field Sunday, and the Jets are hoping to somehow keep the Los Angeles Rams’ defensive star away from their quarterback as much as possible. While the Jets have been asked all week about facing the NFL’s sack leader and..." December 18

  • Aaron Donald now leads the NFL with 12.5 sacks

    Pro Football Talk "Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald added 1.5 sacks to his season total on Thursday night, and he’s now the league leader. Donald has 12.5 sacks this year, the most in the NFL. Pittsburgh’s T.J. Watt is second with 12. " December 11

  • Bill Belichick: Aaron Donald can wreck a game

    The Spun "Bill Belichick typically attempts to limit a team’s star player when he plays them. This week, he’ll try to neutralize Aaron Donald. Donald, the Los Angeles Rams’ dominant defensive tackle, is a Defensive Player of the Year candidate. Through 12 games, he’s got..." December 08

  • Deebo Samuel Straight Up Laughs At How Aaron Donald Got Frustrated During Loss To 49ers

    Total Pro Sports "Aaron Donald is a huge and scary man. He broke out of a two-game streak without a tackle or sack, fginishing the game with five tackles, one sack, and a forced fumble. Unfortunately, it was not enough as Deebo Samuel helped his team a bit more with 11 catches for 133 yards that helped..." November 30

  • Rookie Colton McKivitz faces Aaron Donald on Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "From injuries to the pandemic, the 49ers have faced plenty of challenges without a full complement of their best players this year. On Sunday, a rookie offensive lineman for the 49ers will be facing one of the best defensive linemen in football history. Colton McKivitiz, a fifth-round..." November 28

  • Aaron Donald says he's not playing 'bad football' rips 'blatant' uncalled holds

    ESPN "Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald has not recorded a sack or even a tackle over the past two games, something the two-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year says he has, "Never, ever" done in his life, "until this year." However, Donald..." November 25