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Now I am no expert, but didn’t the Tennessee Titans just go through a season they would just as soon forget? Wasn’t this a 6-10 team that was supposed to make good on improving following a 9-7 season in 2011? Wasn’t this a team that looked to be on the upswing, but almost saw its head coach Mike Munchak fired in the offseason by team owner Bud Adams?And do we expect this season, one where the team still has issues at quarterback and on the offensive line not mention the defense must stop its opponents?These are not the days of Ken Stabler behind center with Earl Campbell running the ball or Eddie George taking the handoff from Steve McNair.Those days are gone forever.Now, the Titans are a team in transition that will have to will itself just to reach .500 for the season. This is a team that will rely on Shonn Greene and Chris Johnson to run all over the field. This is a team that will pray Jake Locker can take over the offense and prove his skills are elite. And this is a team that ...
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With training camp fast approaching, a look at the five Titans to keep an eye on. For a breakdown of the position battles to watch in, click here.
Jake Locker, QB
Just how far the Titans will advance this season falls squarely on the shoulders of Locker, who was ordained the "franchise" quarterback when he was made the No. 8 overall pick in the 2011 draft. But instead...
Tennessee Titans rookie linebacker Jonathan Willard probably didn’t expect to wake up this morning and be lauded as a hero, but that’s exactly what he deserves after helping rescue a family and their dog from a burning car. The Clemson product was en route from South Carolina to the Titans training camp headquarters in Nashville, Tenn., when he came across a car billowing thick...
If Titans rookie Jonathan Willard was late to training camp Tuesday, his coaches probably let it slide.
While on his way from South Carolina to Tennessee for training camp, driving on Interstate 40, Willard spotted something that alarmed him, according to TigerNet.com.
“I saw this car in front of me, and it had all kinds of black smoke coming out of it,” Willard told the...
We begin our trip around the Titans position by position as we approach the start of the 2013 regular season with a look at the quarterback position.
Unlike last year, the depth chart at quarterback is absolutely clear. Jake Locker is the unquestioned starter, and the man with whom the 2013 Titans will sink or swim. Ryan Fitzpatrick is the backup. He will play if Jake Locker...
Tennessee Titans rookie Jonathan “Tig” Willard is making a great name for himself before training camp has even started. Willard found his way into news headlines this week when he helped save a family and their dog from a burning car.
Willard, an undrafted free agent linebacker out of Clemson, spotted a car with black smoke coming out of it while driving from South Carolina to...
Titans wideout Kevin Walter (back) has been placed on the active PUP list, according to Tennessee beat writer Jim Wyatt.Fantasy Spin:With Nate Washington, Kenny Britt, Kendall Wright and highly-touted rookie Justin Hunter already on the roster, Walter's fantasy impact would be minimal in 2013 even if he were healthy, which apparently he is not.
It was just a normal summer day, driving to the Titans training camp when rookie linebacker Jonathan Willard saw a car ahead of him with smoke coming out of it.Willard sped up and caught up with the smoking car. He honked and tried to get the attention of the woman driving it, who finally pulled over. The woman and Willard rescued three kids and dog that were inside the vehicle...
The Carolina Panthers Greg Olsen and the Tennessee Titans Jonathan Willard are blue-collar NFL players, but at least for a day they were real life superheroes.
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The Tennessee Titans have signed running back Jackie Battle and tight end DeMarco Cosby to contracts. In corresponding moves the Titans have released quarterback Nate Enderle and running back Alvester Alexander.
In other corresponding moves the Titans have placed a pair of players on the active/PUP list, wide receiver Kevin Walter and tight end Delanie Walker.
The post Titans Sign...
What is they say? "All in a days work for a superhero?"
That's what people are saying about Tennessee Titans rookie and former Clemson start Jonathan "Tig" Willard after he helped get a woman, her 3 kids and the family dog out of a burning car.
Willard was on I-40, making his way from South Carolina to Titans training camp in...
Posted by Mike Wilkening on July 24, 2013, 9:31 PM EDT Getty Images The Titans bolstered their running back depth on Wednesday, signing former Chargers tailback Jackie Battle.Battle (6-2, 240) will compete for a depth chart spot behind Chris Johnson and Shonn Greene. Veterans Jalen Parmele and Darius Reynaud are the Titans’ other backs.The 29-year-old Battle rushed for 311 yards...
Titans running back Chris Johnson has no problem proclaiming himself the fastest man in the NFL.
Johnson and Bears wide receiver Devin Hester both had the opportunity to see how fast they really were, when they both took time out of their schedules to race an animal.
The Wrap is reporting that the two NFL stars took part in a race against a cheetah on a show appropriately named Man...
Titans running back Chris Johnson is racing a cheetah. Yep arguably the NFL's fastest player is racing the planet's fastest animal. Johnson won't be alone: Bears returner Devin Hester is racing too. It's all part of Nat Geo Wild's Big Cat Week kickoff special "Man vs. Cheetah" which will air in November.
"This is most incredible challenge I'...
Titans owner Bud Adams opened up his checkbook, spending more than $100 million adding free agents and experience. Coach Mike Munchak switched up some coaches and even brought in Gregg Williams after a season-long suspension from the NFL.
Yes, the Tennessee Titans are tired of losing and missing the playoffs.
They open training camp ready to start trying to reach the postseason...