Todd Hewitt http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Former equipment manager sues Rams http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/former-equipment-manager-sues-rams <p>Longtime St. Louis Rams equipment manager Todd&nbsp;Hewitt is suing the team, alleging he was fired due to age discrimination.</p><p>The suit filed Tuesday in St. Louis County accuses the NFL team&nbsp;of violating the Missouri Human Rights Act. It does not specify a&nbsp;dollar amount. A Rams spokeswoman declined comment.</p><p>Hewitt was 54 when he was fired in January 2011. The suit claims&nbsp;<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/rams-fire-spagnuolo-devaney">former coach Steve Spagnuolo</a> had made comments about Hewitt&#39;s age.</p> Thu, 31 May 2012 19:46:14 +0000 The Associated Press 3825 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Former equipment manager sues Rams