The #Titans have released nine-year veteran Rob Bironas
— Tennessee Titans (@TennesseeTitans) March 19, 2014
Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that the Titans are releasing veteran K Rob Bironas on Wednesday.
Wyatt adds that the Titans want to get younger at the position while creating more competition.
According to Wyatt, Maikon Bonani will among kickers in the mix for the job.
Bironas, 36, has spent all nine years of his NFL career with the Titans. He had one year remaining on his two-year, $6.675 million contract that included $1.8 million guaranteed.
However, his cap figure for the 2014 season was $3.875 million and the Titans will now free up $3.125 million in cap space, according to OverTheCap.com.