Some posts from RATS on this.... no linkKMOX Radio in St. Louis just reported Rams HC Mike Martz will step down as head coach of the team, citing health reasons as the major contributing factor in his decision. Martz will reportedly hold a press conference at 5 pm this afternoon to make his announcement official. No replacment has been named, though sources have said Joe Vitt (assistant head coach/linebackers coach) is the leading candidate to take over on an interim basis.
Rams set news conference; Martz to step down?
Rams president John Shaw will speak to the media at 6 p.m. ET, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. Speculation is coach Mike Martz will step down to tend to a heart ailment.