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How it Happened: Raiders 18 Rams 3

Posted Aug 15, 2015

Take a look back at the key moments from the Oakland Raiders 18-3 victory over the St. Louis Rams in the 2015 preseason opener.

The St. Louis Rams took their opening possession and moved down the field before the Raiders defense stiffened and forced a field goal attempt.

The Raiders answered with a field goal of their own to tie the game at 3-3.

The defense turned up the heat on QB Nick Foles and the Rams offense.

Then QB Christian Ponder entered the game and gave the Raiders a lead they would not relinquish.

Matt McGloin entered the game at quarterback in the third quarter and a kicker Giorgio Tavecchio field goal gave the Raiders a 12-3 lead.

The Raiders defense kept the Rams off the board.

And Matt McGloin and wide receiver Brice Butler salted it away...