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Rams ordered to pay Reggie Bush $12.5M for 2015 injury

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A St. Louis jury awarded $12.5 million to a former NFL running back who severely injured his knee during a 2015 game when the Rams still played in St. Louis.

The Los Angeles Rams were ordered to pay $7.5 million in punitive damages and $4.95 million in compensatory damages to Reggie Bush.

In 2016, the former San Francisco 49er filed suit against the Rams over an alleged “concrete ring of death,” a strip of exposed concrete about 35 feet behind the 49ers bench that he fell on during a game at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis.

Read more from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.


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