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After finally getting around to watching Jake Locker's performance against the Buccaneers, all I can say is "wow," and not in the good way. Locker was accused of looking lost against the Buccaneers, but that's not what I saw from the young quarterback. I've seen some of that finicky energy before from another quarterback in the AFC South, Blaine Gabbert. Whether Locker adjusts quicker than Gabbert did to the speed of the NFL game will likely determine this season's outcome for the Titans. Locker went 4 of 11 against Tampa Bay for 21 yards and an interception. The scary part of watching Locker was his inability to look downfield as the rush got closer. His interception, for instance, was a terrible decision to throw back across the field as the pocket closed in around him. He should have ran the ball for a short gain. Instead, he set the Buccaneers up for a short touchdown drive. To say that Jake Locker looked lost in the Titans' offense is ...

Reports: Titans name Jake Locker starting QB

Despite a spotty performance in his first preseason start this year, Jake Locker was named the Titans starting quarterback for the 2012 season, according to several reports. The Tennessean newspaper was the first to report on Monday morning morning that Locker had won the job over Matt Hasselbeck, 36, the teams starter last season. Locker went 4-for-11 for 21 yards and an interception...

Titans ready for Locker to get offense into air

Now that Jake Locker has the job as Tennessee's starting quarterback, the Titans want him to start throwing the ball more. Locker gets his chance Thursday night at home when Tennessee plays Arizona in its third exhibition game. The second-year quarterback is 11 of 24 for 101 yards with one interception and a passer rating of 40.5 through two games. Coach Mike Munchak says they...

Jake Locker Named Titans Starting QB: Fantasy Football Analysis

The Tennessee Titans have finally decided who their starting quarterback is going to be and in a bit of a surprise, their choice is second-year quarterback Jake Locker, who started Friday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and struggled slightly. The news comes a report by that cites a source with knowledge of the situation according to Michael Lombardi of the NFL...

Titans name Jake Locker starting quarterback

Despite a spotty performance in his first preseason start this year, Jake Locker was named the Titans' starting quarterback for the 2012 season. In announcing that Locker had won the job over Matt Hasselbeck, 36, the team's starter last season, head coach Mike Munchak told reporters on Monday afternoon that "This is the best thing for the team for the whole season,...

Titans starting Jake Locker over Hasselbeck is the right thing to do.

Allowing QB Jake Locker to start over the aging Matt Hasselbeck is the right thing to do. The Titans have a young group of skill players that need to gel together to grow and now that they know who their leader is they will only get better from here. Please click the link below to read this story.

Titans name Jake Locker their starting quarterback

AP According to Jim Wyatt of the Tennesean, the Titans have decided to name Jake Locker their starting quarterback going into this season. “The Titans have decided on their starting quarterback for the 2012 season – it’s Jake Locker, according to sources familiar with the situation,” Wyatt reported. I know Locker struggled in the Titans latest preseason game, but I believe...

Jake Locker Named Titans' Starting Quarterback, Will Start Week 1 Against Patriots

The Patriots have known for a long time that Tom Brady was going to start the season opener at Tennessee on Sept. 9. But now the Titans have decided on a starting quarterback as well, as head coach Mike Munchak will go with second-year pro Jake Locker, according to The Tennesseean's Jim Wyatt. Locker was the eighth overall pick in the 2011 NFL draft out of the University of Washington...

Jake Locker: Starter

Yeah, I got this Juan… I have ranked him as though he would be the starter all along, but I am happy to see the Titans have announced him to be their week 1 guy against the Patriots.  He has all the tools to be a fantasy stud, laser-rocket arm, bionic legs, and plenty of weapons.  Locker has a bit of an issue with accuracy and will leave some plays on the field, but he will make...

Locker named Titans Starting QB

After weeks of speculation about who the Tennessee Titans would pick as their starting QB, a decision has finally been made. Earlier today  reports came out that Head Coach Mike Munchak picked Jake Locker to start the team’s September 9th opener against the New England Patriots. Locker was in a battle with veteran Matt Hasselbeck,  since the beginning of Training Camp in...

Bump and Run Coverage: Ryan Tannehill and Jake Locker Take Charge

As the preseason reaches the halfway point, two winners have emerged from this year’s trio of quarterback competitions (Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson will try to wrest the job away from Matt Flynn against the Chiefs on Friday).Although the battlefields may have been tilted towards the coaching staff’s desired outcome, the Dolphins have named rookie QB Ryan Tannehill as their...

2012 NFL Preseason Week Two: Titans vs. Buccaneers

Week 2 of the preseason is typically used for getting your starters around one quarter of playing time, and spending the remainder of the time evaluating the 90-man rosters which will soon be pared down to each team's 53-man roster in a few short weeks. Both teams made an effort to go with what they hope will be each team's respective strengths — the running game. ...

Tennessee Titans 2012 Season Preview

2011 in a Nutshell: 9-7 For a team that was breaking in a new quarterback, a new head coach, had a star player struggling for form and lost their best receiver very early in the season, a 9-7 record actually lead to a surprisingly successful season. With the turnover the team experienced going into 2011 the Titans were expected to have a bridging season with the new quarterback...

The Fantasy Elevator: Preseason Week 2

I can’t sing wort ha sh*t , but I can throw the rock Juan… Going Up Jake Locker Named the starter today, which was no real surprise to me.  Locker has the skills to pay the bills and I predict could easily be a top 12 QB this season.  Chris Johnson He finally looked liked his old self and all indications out of Titans camp is that he is motivated, in-shape, and ready to bounce...
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