Found October 08, 2012 on
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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 catches, 112 yards, and 1 TD. Nate Washington is the second most targeted receiver with 12 balls thrown his way, 7 receptions, 89 yards and no touchdowns.
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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...
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...
Tennessee Titans receiver Kenny Britt has been activated for the game against Minnesota after being listed as probable with a sprained left ankle.
Britt hasn't practiced in two weeks because of the injury and has only played in two games this season. Linebacker Colin McCarthy, a defensive captain, was active as well for the first time since spraining his right ankle in the season...
Tennessee Titans running back Javon Ringer was carted off the field in the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday with a left knee injury.
Ringer was injured with just over three minutes to play after catching a pass near the sideline and heading up the field. Vikings cornerback Josh Robinson wrestled him to the turf, twisting the running back down awkwardly.
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 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...
The first quarter of the season is over and it's now a good time to review the Titans' basic stats. As you would expect, after three blowout losses and an overtime win in a shootout, the stats are not pretty.
Before getting into the stats, I'd like to say that when Mike Munchak hired Chris Palmer and Jerry Gray as his coordinators, I was more confident in Gray...
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...