Rams release wide receiver Torry Holt

ST. LOUIS, March 13 (UPI) -- The St. Louis Rams honored his request Friday and released veteran wide receiver Torry Holt.

Report: Rams receiver Torry Holt wants out

ST. LOUIS, March 5 (UPI) -- Seven-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Torry Holt of the St. Louis Rams has asked for his release, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Thursday.

NFL: New York Giants 41, St. Louis 13

ST. LOUIS , Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Eli Manning passed for three touchdowns and Ahmad Bradshaw scored two for the New York Giants Sunday in a 41-13 rout of the St. Louis Rams.

NFL: Cincinnati 19, St. Louis 10

CINCINNATI, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Shayne Graham kicked four field goals for Cincinnati Sunday in a 19-10 Bengals victory over St. Louis.

NFL: St. Louis 28, Atlanta 16

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Gus Frerotte's three touchdown passes led the St. Louis Rams past the Atlanta Falcons 28-16 Sunday.

NFL: St. Louis 13, San Francisco 9

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Marc Bulger was 21-of-32 passing for 155 yards and the game's only touchdown Sunday afternoon, as the St. Louis Rams beat San Francisco, 13-9.

NFL: St. Louis 37, New Orleans 29

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Marc Bulger completed 27-of-33 passes for 302 yards and two touchdowns Sunday afternoon to lead the St. Louis Rams past New Orleans, 37-29.

NFL: Arizona 34, St. Louis 31

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Roderick Hood picked off two passes Sunday, returning one 68 yards for a touchdown as the Arizona Cardinals held off the winless St. Louis Rams for a 34-31 win.

NFL: Tampa Bay 24, St. Louis 3

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Earnest Graham rushed for touchdowns on consecutive drives Sunday afternoon as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat St. Louis, 24-3.

NFL: St. Louis 41, Minnesota 21

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Steven Jackson rushed for 142 yards and four touchdowns Sunday as the St. Louis Rams routed Minnesota, 41-21.

Seven Bears make NFC Pro Bowl team

NEW YORK, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Seven Chicago Bears, including record-setting return specialist Devin Hester, were selected as starters for the NFC team's Pro Bowl team. Hester is among three Bears' specialists to make the team. Also tabbed were kicker Robbie Gould and special team memb

NFL: St. Louis 20, Oakland 0

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Steven Jackson rushed for two second-half touchdowns Sunday afternoon as St. Louis shut out the woeful Oakland Raiders, 20-0.

NFL: Chicago 42, St. Louis 27

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Chicago crushed St. Louis, 42-27, Monday night as rookie Devin Hester returned two kickoffs for touchdowns.

NFL: Arizona 34, St. Louis 20

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Edgerrin James recorded his first 100-yard game Sunday as Arizona beat the St. Louis Rams, 34-20.

NFL: Seattle 30, St. Louis 28

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Josh Brown kicked a 54-yard field goal as time expired Sunday to boost Seattle to a 30-28 win over the St. Louis Rams.
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Torry Holt
St. Louis Rams wide receiver Torry Holt (81) during warmups at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC on December 12, 2004. (UPI Photo/Bob Carey)

Torrance "Torry" Jabar Holt (born June 5, 1976 in Gibsonville, North Carolina) nicknamed "Big Game" is an American football All-Pro wide receiver for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the first round of the 1999 NFL Draft, and spent the next ten years for this organization. He was one of the members of the famous Greatest Show on Turf. He played College football at North Carolina State University. Later, the Wolfpack retired Holt's jersey. In 1999, his rookie season, Holt won the Super Bowl and set Rookie records for receptions and yards.

He is the older brother of Terrence Holt who use to play safety in the NFL, but is now a free agent.

Holt was Prep Football Report All-America selection, adding All-State honors at Eastern Guilford High School. While there he caught 129 passes during his career, gaining 2,573 yards and scoring 42 touchdowns including 56 receptions for 983 yards and 17 touchdowns as senior. He also returned three punts and three kickoffs for touchdowns during his career. Additionally, Holt was a standout defensive back who posted 62 tackles and four interceptions as senior. He was named one of the Top 25 players in the state by the Charlotte Observer. After High School Holt attended Hargrave Military Academy in 1994. There he caught 21 passes for 524 yards and six touchdowns.

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