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The Tennessee Titans and running back Chris Johnson have struggled a lot this season. They’re currently 1-4 and sit at the bottom of the AFC South.Johnson told the media that they’re not a good team right now.“I don’t believe we’re close right now. You look at the games and how we’re playing, we don’t look like a good team. I wouldn’t sit here and say we’re close,” Johnson said.“We need somebody in this locker room to make plays and give us a spark,” Johnson said. “I feel like I’ve made some plays, but the situation of a spark has got to come from somewhere and getting a spark that can be big for this team.”Johnson needs to look himself in the mirror and realize that he is the Titans’ offense and he needs to step his game up if they’re going to improve. They need him to be a leader and not someone that’s going to rip his own team while they’re down.
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Runningback on the Tennessee Titans, Javon Ringer was tackled after a reception during the Minnesota Vikings game on Sunday that took him out of the game.
The Tennessean, is reporting that the injury could be season ending.
Ringer suffered a knee injury in the fourth quarter on a play, he was then carted off the field. Once in the locker room he was in crutches.
Tennessee Titans +5.5 Minnesota comes into this game SU winners the last two weeks as a 4-point and 7-point dog, over seemingly flat SF and DET teams. They also generated little offense last week, gaining just 227 total yards and producing 0 offensive TDs. Previously as favorites, they failed to cover Week 1 and 2 against JAX and IND. This week they’re favored again – by...
Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson aknowledged Monday what everybody following the team already knows, according to The City Paper. "I don't believe we're close," Johnson said. "You look at the games, you look at how we're playing, we don't look like a good team. So I wouldn't sit here and say we're close." The 1-4 Titans dropped...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee coach Mike Munchak says quarterback Jake Locker will miss his second straight game with an injured left shoulder Thursday night when the Titans play the Pittsburgh Steelers.Munchak also said Monday that backup running back Javon Ringer will miss four to six weeks after spraining his left knee.Ringer was hurt in the second half of a 30-7 loss at Minnesota...
Titans Fear RB Javon Ringer May Be Out For Remainder Of The Season -
Javon Ringer left Sunday’s game against the Vikings with an ugly looking, potentially serious left knee injury and the Titans reportedly fear that the injury will end Ringer’s season. Ringer caught a short four-yard pass in the fourth quarter, then was tackled by Vikings CB Josh Robinson. Robinson landed on...
Tennessee Titans running back Javon Ringer suffered a nasty looking knee injury during today’s loss to the Vikings.
According to Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean, the Titans fear that Ringer may have suffered a season ending knee injury.
I’m sure Ringer will undergo an MRI on Monday to find out the extent of his injury.
The NFL has started officially keeping track of player participation and releasing snap totals to the media. Here's how the Titans lined up at Minnesota in Week 5.
OFFENSE (71 total)
QB: Matt Hasselbeck 63, Rusty Smith 7
RB/FB: Chris Johnson 48, Javon Ringer 15, Quinn Johnson 11, Darius Reynaud 7
TE: Jared Cook 43, Craig Stevens 25, Taylor Thompson 15
The Wednesday injury report for the Tennessee Titans is now out as they prepare to host the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night in Nashville.
As expected, quarterback Jake Locker (left shoulder), running back Javon Ringer (knee), and tackle Mike Otto (knee) all were officially ruled out.
Linebacker Colin McCarthy (ankle) did not practice again Wednesday and is officially listed...
It will be Matt Hasselbeck again for the Titans as Jake Locker is ruled out while still recovering from a separated shoulder. Not good news if you own a Titans WR. Hasselbeck is a shadow of his old self and has failed to put together drives outside of trash time. Kendall Wright appears to be his favorite target. Over the past two weeks Wright has been targeted 18 times, has 9...
The Tuesday injury report for the Tennessee Titans is now out as they prepare to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night.Quarterback Jake Locker (left shoulder), linebacker Colin McCarthy (ankle), tackle Mike Otto (knee) and running back Javon Ringer (knee) all sat out on Tuesday. Both Locker and Ringer have already been ruled out for the game while Titans head coach Mike...
According to Terry McCormick of TitanInsider.com, Tennessee Titans running back Javon Ringer will be out for the next 4-6 weeks with an MCL sprain.With Chris Johnson having a bad year, this is great news for the Titans. They were worried he would be out for the season.
This game could be a lot better than most are willing to admit, but that is only if the Tennessee Titans show us something.
Yes, this could also be abysmal to watch with Matt Hasselbeck and Chris Johnson accomplishing next to nothing this season.
CJ2K has killed fantasy team owners and many are begging...
NFL News and Notes: Week 6Gridiron Experts fantasy player rankings will be released later today, in the meantime check out this NFL notes:Andre Johnson - WR - TexansTexans Coach Gary Kubiak said he’s “got to a better job of getting [Andre Johnson] involved.” Andre had only one catch against the Jets for 15 yards Monday. Over the last four games, Johnson is averaging 2.2 catches...