Found April 25, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
Looking at the depth chart of the Tennessee Titans corners Jason McCourty and Alterraun Verner should be starting two and Ryan Mouton could be a difference maker, but is coming off an Achilles injury. After losing Cortland Finnegan to the St. Louis Rams the Titans could pick when Alabama cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick is still on the

Titans draft WR Kendall Wright of Baylor at No. 20

The Tennessee Titans have selected wide receiver Kendall Wright of Baylor with the No. 20 pick overall. Wright becomes an extra target for either Matt Hasselbeck or Jake Locker with Kenny Britt coming off a torn right ACL. Wright is just the fourth receiver taken by this franchise in the first round but the second in four years. Britt was their first-round pick in 2009. The Titans...

Tennessee Titans Make Surprise Selection, Take Star WR Kendall Wright

Entering the 2012 NFL Draft, wide receiver wasn’t on the list of the top three needs for the Tennessee Titans. But that didn’t stop the team from making a surprise selection again this April and taking the star receiver out of Baylor. Kendall Wright saw steady growth in his four-year college career at Baylor. “When he gets the ball in his hands, he’s special,” Mike Mayock...

Tennessee Titans select Kendall Wright, Grade A

The Tennessee Titans didn’t fill a need with this selection, but it’s a great value pick. I had Kendall Wright in the top 10 on my draft board, so the Titans obviously did a nice job getting him at 20. Wright is an explosive deep threat and will complement Kenny Britt well in Tennessee. Jake Locker has to be feeling great about this selection.

2012 NFL Draft: Titans Select Kendall Wright

With the 20th overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft the Tennessee Titans select WR Kendall Wright from Baylor U.  He will help out Rutgers standout Kenny Britt.   Wright gives the Titans and QB Hassleback a vertical game that they much need  to open up the running game.  As a true freshman in 2008, Wright played in all 12 games and led the team in receptions with 50, receiving...

Sorting through the Titans' defensive line pieces

I did a Titans draft preview by position for the offense a couple days ago, but I'm having a bit more trouble with the defensive one, for reasons I'll outline in this post. The reason for that is, I'm having more trouble than usual thinking about like Jerry Gray. Now I've documented my difficulty understanding Gray before, but I'm prepared to accept he has a vision...

Tennessee Titans select WR Kendall Wright, Baylor in first round

With their own first round pick in the 2012 NFL draft, twentieth overall, the Tennessee Titans supplemented their receiving corps by selecting Kendall Wright, WR, Baylor.Wright was the favored target for the draft's second overall pick, Robert Griffin III. He had a monster senior season with 108 catches for 1,663 yards and 14 touchdowns, and good productivity every season with...

Titans surprise, select Baylor's Wright at No. 20

With pass rushers galore on the board and one of the best offensive guards in recent memory still available, the Tennessee Titans instead took wide receiver Kendall Wright on Thursday out of Baylor with the 20th overall pick in the NFL Draft. In the event that Titans' top wide receiver Kenny Britt is not back to 100 percent after having blown out his ACL last season, the 5-foot...

Breaking down the Titans' pre-draft visits and workouts

Beyond being first-round picks of the Titans, Jake Locker, Derrick Morgan, and Kenny Britt all had pre-draft workouts and/or visits with the Tennessee Titans. While different teams use visits and workouts for different purposes, this suggests the Titans are at least very amenable to the idea of drafting players they had individual attention on in the pre-draft process. In case they...

My seven-round Titans mock

I've written about what I think the Titans need on offense and defense. Now it's time to turn those thoughts into actual picks. For this little exercise, I'll be using this seven-round mock by Chad Reuter, formerly of NFLDraftScout and now with NFL Network. The rules for this are simple: any player Chad had off the board at the point I can't pick. Everybody else is...

NFL Draft Videostat Profile: OLB Courtney Upshaw

Courtney Upshaw, OLB, Alabama, 6’2, 265 lbs... Positives Upshaw was one of the top players on the best defenses in college football. He’s the prototype OLB in a 3-4 defense. He led his team in tackles for loss with 17 and 9.5 sacks. He also forced had two fumbles. One of the top 3-4 outside linebacker prospects in the country, Upshaw has good size at 6'2''...

NFL Draft Videostat Profile: OLB Danny Trevathan

Another potential sleeper in this year's draft, Kentucky's Danny Trevathan: Positives Great speed and pursuit on plays.  Trevathan has great fundamentals and is a tackling machine, as he led the SEC and ranked #5 nationally.  He also was mentioned for All-American awards.  He will add to any team’s linebacker depth chart. Negatives Small at 6’0”. If he...
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