The Austin MacGinnis Fan Club tuned in to this week’s Hard Knocks with high hopes of the Los Angeles Rams’ kicking situation seeing some HBO screen time. After all, we got a little behind-the-scenes look at MacGinnis’ candidacy for the starting job via this image from Lindsey Thiry, a reporter covering the Rams, earlier this week:
The final numbers from today’s Rams kicking competition. pic.twitter.com/m0ZR5IIwvD
— Lindsey Thiry (@LindseyThiry) August 29, 2020
With two episodes to go, the Rams’ kicking situation remains unaddressed with a three-man competition battling for Greg “The Leg” Zuerlein’s old job of eight years. The Austin MacGinnis Hard Knock Report will catch you up on the first three episodes and then recap MacGinnis’ role in Episode 4 below:
Austin MacGinnis Hard Knocks Report: Ep. 4
MacGinnis was not featured in the fourth episode as both the Rams and Chargers turned their focus toward social issues outside of football.
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The season finale is next week. We’ll likely know something between now and then. For what it’s worth, Rams head coach Sean McVay said earlier this week that it will come down to the final practices.