The Rams trailed 24-13 entering the fourth quarter, but St. Louis managed to score 14 unanswered points in the final quarter, including a game-winning 48-yard field goal to regain the lead with under a minute left in the game.
It was an ugly victory for the Rams, but it was a victory nonetheless—their first victory in a season opener since 2006.
Every year, we believe we have a clear understanding of the team and where it stands. And every year, when the actual games are played, we're reminded of how unpredictable football truly is.
This article will cover several takeaways from St. Louis' home opener against Arizona and point out things we didn't know before Sunday's game.