Todd Gurley On Lack Of Playing Time Sunday: “I Was Sorry As Hell Today”

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Los Angeles Rams' All-Pro working again Todd Gurley touched the ball simply 5 instances in the course of the NFC Championship Game, together with 4 rushes for 10 yards and one catch for 3 yards.

According to NFL.com, Gurley's 13 complete yards and 5 complete touches had been each profession lows, because the Rams leaned on veteran backup CJ Anderson to hold the load within the backfield throughout their 26-23 extra time victory. 

Despite his surprising lack of enjoying time, Gurley says he wasn't injured - he was simply "sorry."

"I used to be sorry. I used to be sorry as hell right this moment," Gurley mentioned. "I used to be sorry. So, C.J. (Anderson) did his factor. The entire workforce did its factor. Everybody saved me up in the course of the recreation. That's why it is a workforce sport. This is the best workforce sport in America. It takes all people, all people on the workforce and that is what we did."

Rams head coach Sean McVay added,  "That was simply form of the texture for the circulation of the sport that we had. Not something in opposition to Todd, C.J. did a pleasant job, however I believed that they did a pleasant job as a complete, slowing down our run recreation, and we form of simply needed to grind some issues out."

Gurley had two enormous drops within the recreation, however nonetheless managed to seek out the endzone on one in every of his 4 carries and that is all of the Rams wanted as they survived and superior to Super Bowl LIII, the place they're going to face the New England Patriots.