Don't call Rams' Jared Goff a system QB
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Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketball
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — His tone shifted and his usual cadence skipped a beat.
“Jared’s the one making the plays,” McVay said. “I mean, it’s our job as coaches to try to put him in position — our players make the plays.
“I think that’s a total discredit to him and all the different things that he’s doing.”
McVay became fired up as he highlighted the strengths of his third-year quarterback – his arm, intelligence and feel for the game.
Goff responded to the same question a bit differently.
Jared Goff (right) and the Rams’ production has increased in Year 3 in Sean McVay’s offense. Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
“I’ll be a product of the system if we win games,” Goff said. “We just continue to go out there and keep playing, keep putting up 30 points and call me whatever