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Rams DE Robert Quinn becoming a top-flight pass rusher in the NFL

Rams defensive end Robert Quinn was "born to pass rush," according to teammate Chris Long.Long, who totaled 24½ sacks the last two seasons, offered that assessment after watching Quinn harass Carson Palmer for three sacks, two forced fumbles and a tackle for a loss in the season-opening win against Arizona.Quinn's three-sack day matched a career-high he set last season against the Cardinals. The 6-foot-4, 265-pounder made life miserable for Arizona tackle Levi Brown in the Rams' 27-24 victory Sunday. In three career games against Brown, the first-round pick out of North Carolina has recorded five quarterback sacks and four quarterback hits.Long had a good game Sunday, too, with three hurries of the quarterback along with recovering a fumble forced by Quinn in the fourth quarter — a play that was a game-changer. It put the Rams' offense at the Cardinals 22-yard line and led to the game-winning field goal."It's a great honor to be the player of the week but you can't get those things wit...

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