Posted November 30, 2011 on AP on Fox
When the Tennessee Titans went into the draft in April, one of their main objectives was to improve the linebacker position. Even the Titans are surprised at finding a solution so soon among this year's draft class. Rookie linebackers Akeem Ayers, a second-round pick from UCLA, and Colin McCarthy, a fourth-rounder from Miami, have stepped in and played so well for Tennessee that they now rarely leave the field. They play not only in the base defense, but in Tennessee's nickel package. Ayers was inserted into the lineup as a strongside linebacker from the moment the Titans drafted him, while Tennessee signed free agent Barrett Ruud to a one-year contract to man the middle until McCarthy got some experience.

Matt Hasselbeck’s Disgusting Movember Mustache & Leather Hat Combo

It’s the last day of Movember so naturally it’s time to check in with those men who’ve been growing a ‘stache to raise awareness for men’s health. Matt Hasselbeck was kind enough – via Twitter - to share his creepy hat/’stache combo. And we’d be doing you guys a giant disservice to end this post without showing what Jim Cantore looked like this morning before getting...

Updating field postion and the Titans' offense

Four weeks into the season, I noted the Titans were doing a quite poor job of converting possessions that started in opposing territory into points. After this past Sunday's game, when the Titans got six points out of four possessions that started in Tampa Bay's half of the field, I thought it was time to update those numbers.And despite Sunday's performance, good news...

Tennessee Titans team report: Colin McCarthy gets third start of season against Bills

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Munchak says “nothing has been going on” with Penn State

Titans coach Mike Munchak says he’s focused on his job in Tennessee, despite talk that he could be interested in taking over at Penn State. Munchak was one of three current NFL coaches (the others were Colts head coach Jim Caldwell and Packers assistant Darren Perry) whose names were mentioned in a State College News…
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