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Shaun Hill | Quarterback

Team: St. Louis Rams
Age / DOB:  (35) / 1/9/1980
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 220
College: Maryland
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Shaun Hill completed 26-of-37 passes for 243 yards, zero touchdowns, and two interceptions in the Rams' 20-6, Week 17 loss to the Seahawks.
Hill's two interceptions were brutal. His first one was on a failed screen, while the second bounced off Lance Kendricks' hands and was returned by Bruce Irvin for a touchdown. Hill ends the season having completed 63.3 percent of his passes for 1,657 yards and an 8:7 TD:INT ratio. After Sam Bradford tore his ACL in the preseason, Hill got the nod in Week 1 but was pulled at halftime due to ineffectiveness and injury. Austin Davis started the next eight games before Hill got the job back in Week 11. He managed the game relatively well, but is nothing more than a quality backup at this stage of his career. Turning 35 next week, Hill will likely have to settle for one-year contracts the rest of his career if he chooses to continue to play. He’ll be a free agent in March. Sun, Dec 28, 2014 07:43:00 PM

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Shaun Hill completed 24-of-32 passes for 290 yards with two touchdowns and one interception in Sunday's Week 16 loss to the Giants.

Hill saved his fantasy day by throwing two touchdowns in the final 16 minutes of a blowout. But in reality, his deep ball fluttered and he had two more interceptions called back by penalty. Hill and the Rams wrap their season at Seattle in Week 17.
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 08:03:00 PM

Shaun Hill completed 20-of-39 passes for 229 yards, zero touchdowns and an interception in St. Louis' 12-6, Week 15 loss to the Cardinals.

Hill's pick came on a hail mary as time expired. Hill wasn't quite as bad as the numbers indicate, but started the second half off with five straight 3-and-outs. He finally got the offense moving in the fourth quarter, but the Rams' best drive of the evening stalled at the Cardinals' one-yard line. Hill isn't afraid to attempt stick 'em throws into tight spaces, but has a severe lack of arm strength beyond the 15-20 yard range. The Rams need to do better at their No. 2 spot if they stick with the brittle Sam Bradford for 2015.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 11:48:00 PM

Shaun Hill completed 16-of-22 passes for 213 yards, two touchdowns, and zero interceptions in the Rams' 24-0, Week 14 win over the Redskins.

The Rams coasted to this victory, and it would have been worse had K Greg Zuerlein not missed an extra point, 28-yard field goal, and 38-yard field goal. Hill, in typical game manager fashion, found his open receivers for easy gains. Nothing came easier than his two touchdown passes, both of which went to Jared Cook. Cook ran free down the seam for a 35-yard score before he was left wide open in the end zone for a one-yard score in the third quarter. The biggest thing from Hill is he's not turning the ball over. He won't be a recommended play on Thursday night against Arizona.
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 04:14:00 PM

Shaun Hill completed 13-of-22 passes for 183 yards and two touchdowns in the Rams' Week 13 blowout win over the Raiders.

Hill was highly efficient and executed a two-yard quarterback keeper for a touchdown in the first quarter, giving St. Louis a 14-0 lead. The Rams surprisingly attacked the Raiders with a high-volume passing game before taking the air out of the ball following a 21-0 first-quarter advantage. Hill put St. Louis ahead 35-0 with a four-yard touchdown toss to FB Cory Harkey in the second quarter. With St. Louis up 45-0 at the eight-minute mark in the fourth quarter, Hill was rested in favor of Austin Davis. Hill will be in the two-quarterback-league conversation when the Rams visit the Redskins in Week 14.
Sun, Nov 30, 2014 03:53:00 PM

Shaun Hill completed just 18-of-35 passes for 198 yards, one touchdown, and two interceptions in the Rams' 27-24, Week 12 loss to the Chargers.

Hill was picked off on his first and last throws of the game, with a fumble-six sandwiched in between, channeling his inner Austin Davis. The final interception was an absolute back-breaker, as the Rams were set up inside the Chargers' five-yard line with a chance to win the game and at least kick a field goal to head to overtime. OC Brian Schottenheimer mind-numbingly dialed up a pass, and Hill threw it right to Marcus Gilchrist to seal the loss. Hill was bad for most of the day, though. He'll be bottom-barrel QB2 against the Raiders in Week 13.
Sun, Nov 23, 2014 07:28:00 PM

Shaun Hill completed 20-of-29 passes for 220 yards, one touchdown, and zero interceptions in the Rams' 22-7, Week 11 victory over the Broncos.

Making his first start since Week 1, Hill came in and didn't turn the ball over. That's all the Rams wanted from him after Austin Davis proved to be a interception and fumble machine in his eight starts. Hill also displayed a strong arm, though he was a bit inaccurate out of the gate. His score went to Kenny Britt, who roasted Bradley Roby, from 63 yards out. Hill could have had a second 73-yard TD to Britt, but Hill threw the ball a bit behind Britt. Hill will be a back-end QB2 next week in San Diego.
Sun, Nov 16, 2014 04:18:00 PM

The Rams will start Shaun Hill at quarterback in Week 11 against the Broncos.

Earlier this week, coach Jeff Fisher said Austin Davis would remain the starter vs. Denver. He's apparently changed his mind after watching tape of Davis' fourth-quarter meltdown against the Cardinals in Week 10 when he tossed an interception, pick-six, and lost a fumble-six on three consecutive possessions. Veteran Hill will be back under center after going 8-of-13 for 81 yards and one interception in the first half of Week 1 against the Vikings before heading the bench. Davis proved to be in over his head in recent weeks. Hill, like Davis, won't be a fantasy option. The Rams have the league's worst receiving corps.
Wed, Nov 12, 2014 10:55:00 AM

Jeff Fisher said Shaun Hill (thigh) remains his starter once healthy.

Hill, 34, got some work in during Wednesday's bye week practice and believes he's on track to play against the Eagles in Week 5. Backup Austin Davis has shown well by completing 72.3 percent of his passes through three weeks, but has been pick-sixed twice.
Thu, Sep 25, 2014 08:26:00 AM

Shaun Hill was working with the first-team offense in pre-game warmups.

The expectation is that Austin Davis will get the start after taking the vast majority of first-team snaps in practice this week, but coach Jeff Fisher is keeping this thing under wraps as long as possible. Neither Hill nor Davis should be in fantasy lineups outside of deeper two-quarterback leagues. It's going to be the Zac Stacy show on offense for the Rams, with Hill or Davis "game-managing."
Sun, Sep 21, 2014 12:38:00 PM

Shaun Hill (thigh) is active for Week 3 against the Cowboys.

The Rams don't plan to announce their starter until game-time. Austin Davis is expected to start.
Sun, Sep 21, 2014 11:50:00 AM

Shaun Hill (thigh) was limited in Friday's practice and is listed as questionable for Week 3 against the Cowboys.

He was limited on Wednesday and Thursday, as well. Although coach Jeff Fisher has deemed Hill the Rams' starter when healthy, the expectation is that Austin Davis gets the first-string nod this week versus Dallas.
Fri, Sep 19, 2014 02:40:00 PM

Shaun Hill (thigh) remained limited in Thursday's practice.

He did a "little more," however. Speaking afterward, Rams coach Jeff Fisher said his Week 3 quarterback decision between Hill and Austin Davis could come down to a game-time decision, but we'd ultimately be very surprised if Davis didn't get the call. He was effective in Week 2, and the Rams likely want to see if he can run with the starting job.
Thu, Sep 18, 2014 07:40:00 PM

Shaun Hill (thigh) was limited Wednesday.

Hill remains day-to-day. Austin Davis took the bulk of the starter's reps at Wednesday's practice and is in line to start Week 3 at home against the Cowboys.
Wed, Sep 17, 2014 05:20:00 PM

Coach Jeff Fisher reiterated after Sunday's win that Shaun Hill (thigh) remains St. Louis' starting quarterback when healthy.

Austin Davis went 22-of-29 passing for 235 yards without a turnover against Tampa Bay, leading the Rams to their first win. Fisher still seems to think journeyman Hill is the Rams' best option. Whatever the case, the effectiveness of St. Louis' offense will begin and end with its running game. When Hill returns, he'll be utilized as a low-volume, Kellen Clemensian game manager.
Sun, Sep 14, 2014 08:53:00 PM

Depth Charts

Skill Players
PosRoleName
QB1Sam Bradford
2Austin Davis
RB1Tre Mason
2Benny Cunningham
3Zac Stacy
4Trey Watts
5Chase Reynolds
GLB1Tre Mason
2Benny Cunningham
3RB1Benny Cunningham
2Tre Mason
FB1Cory Harkey
WR11Brian Quick
2Stedman Bailey
3Damian Williams
WR21Tavon Austin
2Chris Givens
3Emory Blake
4Devon Wylie
WR31Stedman Bailey
TE1Jared Cook
2Justice Cunningham
3Brad Smelley
K1Greg Zuerlein
2Michael Palardy