Rams pick up op­tions for Gur­ley and Peters

Edmonton Journal - - SPORTS -

The Los An­ge­les Rams have picked up their fifth-year con­tract op­tions for 2019 on run­ning back Todd Gur­ley and cor­ner­back Mar­cus Peters. Gur­ley led the NFL in all-pur­pose yards as the league’s Of­fen­sive Player

of the Year last sea­son, thriv­ing in new coach Sean McVay’s of­fence. He rushed for 1,305 yards and 13 touch­downs while catch­ing 64 passes for 788 yards and six more scores. The Rams ac­quired Peters from the Chiefs in Fe­bru­ary and he is ex­pected to start along­side fel­low new­comer Aqib Talib. Peters earned two Pro Bowl se­lec­tions and made 19 in­ter­cep­tions during his three sea­sons in Kansas City.

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