The upside: Even the worst defeats tend to feature a bright spot or two.
Rookie first-round defensive tackle Michael Brockers collected his first NFL sack.
Running back Steven Jackson converted a third-and-1 before scoring on a 6-yard run. He had 12 carries for 57 yards.
Austin Pettis' 3-yard scoring reception was his first career touchdown.
The Rams had 93 yards rushing in the first half. They have held their last three opponents to a combined 151 yards rushing.
Rookie kicker Greg Zuerlein rebounded from a rough game at Miami. He made both field-goal tries, connecting from 43 and 50 yards.
The Rams scored touchdowns on two of three possessions in the red zone.
Looking ahead: The Rams face the New England Patriots in London.