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St. Louis Rams Records

Listed below are St. Louis Rams Records, Firsts, Odds & Ends.

Original Franchise Location: The team was originally located in Cleveland, Ohio (1937-45).

First Draft Choice: Johnny Drake, B, Purdue, 1937.

First Regular-Season Game: A 28-0 loss to the Detroit Lions, 9/10/37.

First Regular-Season Win: A 21-3 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles, 9/17/37.

Original Team Colors: Red and black

First Winning Season: 1945 (9-1).

First Playoff Appearance
: A 15-14 victory over the Washington Redskins in the 1945 NFL Championship game, 12/16/45.

First Super Bowl Appearance: A 31-19 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XIV, 1/20/80.

First Player Elected to the Hall of Fame: QB Bob Waterfield, 1965.

First All-League Selection: Johnny Drake, 1940.

First to Rush 200 Yards in a Game: Dan Towler, 205 yards vs. the Baltimore Colts, 11/22/53.

First to Gain 300 Yards Receiving in a Game: Jim Benton's 303 yards receiving vs. the Detroit Lions on 11/22/45, was a Rams and NFL first.

First 1,000-Yard Rusher: Dick Bass, 1,033 yards (1962).

Most Rushing Yards, Career: Eric Dickerson, 7,245 yards (1983-1987).

Most Passing Yards, Career: Jim Everett, 23,758 yards (1986-1993).

Most Receptions, Career: Isaac Bruce, 777 receptions (1994-2004).

All-Time Leading Scorer: Mike Lansford, 789 points (1982-1990).

Most Points Scored in a Game: On 10/22/50, the Rams defeated the Baltimore Colts 70-27. By contrast, in 1937 the Rams scored just 75 points the entire season.

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