The Tennessee Titans gave Michael Griffin a big contract extension a year ago. Now they hope they've given him enough help so that he plays like a Pro Bowl safety once again.
The Titans shuffled Griffin back and forth between the safety positions last season, and he tied for the team lead with four interceptions. But the defense was one of the worst in the NFL, and Griffin struggled shifting between jobs.
So Tennessee signed veterans Bernard Pollard and George Wilson this offseason to make sure Griffin only has to worry about playing free safety.
And they've made it very clear to Griffin what they expect from him in 2013.
''Hopefully, we get Michael Griffin up to playing like Michael Griffin,'' Titans defensive coordinator Jerry Gray said. ''We expect a Pro Bowl player out of Michael, and he knows that. So that's why we surround him with Pollard and George Wilson. You know what? They're guys out there that are going to play at Pro Bowl levels, so we expect him to play at that Pr...