NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Tennessee Titans made boosting their offensive line a big focus in free agency, and they landed All-Pro guard Steve Hutchinson with a multi-year contract Thursday.
Terms of the deal were not released.
"Steve is a really talented player who has had a great deal of success in this league," general manager Ruston Webster said in a statement. "I like his leadership and his toughness and he will obviously add to the overall talent of the group upfront."
Hutchinson visited with the Titans on Tuesday, and he also visited Seattle where he started his career before reaching a deal with Tennessee. Hutchinson did not immediately respond to a message left on his cell phone Thursday by The Associated Press.
Coach Mike Munchak said in a statement he always has liked Hutchinson and respected how he plays.
"I have evaluated hundreds of players coming out of college in my time as a coach, and he may have been the finest college guard I have watched," said Munch...