St. Louis Rams - PlayerWatch

LT Jake Long, who suffered a torn ACL in the next-to-last game of the 2013 season, is doing individual drills but otherwise isn't participating in OTAs. The Rams expect Long to be ready for contact work in practice midway through training camp.

RB Chase Reynolds, who played last season solely on special teams, did not practice Thursday for an unknown reason.

S Christian Bryant, who suffered a season-ending foot injury in Ohio State's fifth game last season, didn't practice in Thursday's OTA.

S Maurice Alexander (unknown) did not participate in Thursday's OTA. Alexander had a wrap on his left leg.

C Scott Wells, who missed the final games of the 2013 season because of a fractured fibula, did not participate in Thursday's OTA because of an excused absence. He is expected back Friday.

DE William Hayes is not participating in OTAs for an undisclosed reason. Hayes missed some time last season because of a knee injury.

T Sean Hooey, who was on the practice squad for the entire 2013 season, worked at left tackle with the first unit Thursday with Jake long not participating.

WR Tavon Austin, who missed the final three games of the 2013 season because of an ankle injury, was full-go at Thursday's OTA.