Originally posted on Total Titans  |  Last updated 8/2/12
Back when we did the offseason round of positional analysis, Andrew was kind enough to write up our look at the running back position. Had that been my task, you would've ended up with a lot of words like "!%#!#" and ^!#$%" as I got progressively more annoyed while writing the piece and remembering the 2011 season. By now, though, it's been weeks since I've watched the Titans offense repeatedly and even longer since I forced myself to watch the running game, so I should be fine.If the question that animated the quarterback positional analysis was "who will the starter be?" then the question that animates this positional analysis is "What will the Titans get out of Chris Johnson?" As Andrew ably chronicled, what the Titans got out of Johnson in 2011 was a lot that was not very effective.The man then known as CJ2K held out, signed a lucrative new contract, then showed up out of shape and struggled to run the ball effectively. His nadir was probably the Week 7 loss to the Texans, after...
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