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Mix of pass, run helping Rams control clock

Updated: October 16, 2003, 3:50 PM ET

ST. LOUIS -- It's not exactly three yards and a cloud of plastic for the St. Louis Rams, but the team once known as the "Greatest Show on Turf" for its quick-strike offense is now controlling the clock.

Gone are the 49-37 wins, the days when the Rams would throw pass after pass and often score four or five plays into a drive -- then give up points just as quickly.

In Monday night's 36-0 win over the Atlanta Falcons, the Rams (3-2) mixed 31 runs with 35 passes. They controlled the ball ...

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