Found September 07, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
What can we expect of these 2012 Titans with Jake Locker at the helm? Let’s start with the offense, Chris Palmer and his playbook bring the bigger plays to life here in Tennessee. Big plays down the field that Titans’ fans have been begging for. Only one problem, after 10 years of Fisher ball we have come to be proud of our run game. A run game of which has simply been torture to watch. With a whole off season this year and a full second year of this offense, I expect we can see an offense that is not just exciting on the passing downs.

Titans make first-year starter Locker captain

NASHVILLE -- The Tennessee Titans players elected their captains for this season and when head coach Mike Munchak announced the vote tally on Friday, one of the two on offense ended up being quarterback Jake Locker, who will make his first NFL start on Sunday at LP Field against New England. Munchak, a Hall of Fame offensive lineman himself, did not minimize the significance for...

Titans' Locker undergoing tests for shoulder injury

Titans quarterback Jake Locker's status for Week 2 is up in the air. He'll undergo tests to find out if he separated his left shoulder in Sunday's 34-13 loss to the Patriots. Locker was hit by rookie defensive end Chandler Jones on the play that led to a touchdown for rookie linebacker Dont'a Hightower, who scooped up the bouncing ball and rumbled six yards to...

Jake Locker Leaves Game

Titans quarterback Jake Locker has been replaced by Matt Hasselbeck after injuring himself trying to tackle New England safety Patrick Chung.Fantasy Spin:Chung had recovered a Nate Washington fumble and was running toward the end zone when Locker tackled him. After review, the play was overturned and called an incomplete pass. Locker is warming up on the sidelines so he should be...

Titans' Week 1 Preview: New England Patriots

Opponent: New England Patriots Where: LP Field, Nashville Time: Noon, CST Point Spread (Danny Sheridans odds as published in USA Today): New England is favored by 5 with an over of 48 Key Offensive Match-up: With Titans quarterback Jake Locker making his first NFL start, all eyes will be upon him. Going against a New England team with one of the NFLs most potent offenses, the...

Locker hurt in Titans loss to Patriots

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The New England Patriots simply don't lose season openers. Tom Brady threw for 236 yards and two touchdowns, and the defending AFC champion Patriots routed the Tennessee Titans 34-13 for their ninth straight season-opening win Sunday. It's the longest current streak in the league. The Patriots ruined Jake Locker's debut...

Titans QB Locker out vs. Steelers

Tennessee coach Mike Munchak says quarterback Jake Locker will miss his second straight game with an injured left shoulder Thursday night when the Titans play the Pittsburgh Steelers. Munchak also said Monday that backup running back Javon Ringer will miss four to six weeks after spraining his left knee. Ringer was hurt in the second half of a 30-7 loss at Minnesota on Sunday....

Titans see gap in 34-13 loss to Patriots

Mistakes, blown chances, and a long day for quarterback Jake Locker in his first career start for the Tennessee Titans. Not a winning formula, especially when the New England Patriots are the opponent. Locker threw for 229 yards and a touchdown, but had two turnovers and was sacked twice as the Patriots beat the Titans 34-13 on Sunday. The Titans also missed tackles and couldn...

Titans routed by Patriots, 34-13

Well, I thought there was a chance it wouldn't be pretty, and it indeed wasn't. The Tennessee Titans struggled to move the ball on offense and didn't get many stops on defense. Add them up, and you get a 34-13 loss to the New England Patriots to open the season. The day started promisingly enough, as Jake Locker had a nice completion to Kendall Wright for a third...

Patriots-Titans Preview

Brady and Locker cross paths tomorrow (source) New England Patriots @ Tennessee Titans How will the Patriots beleaguered offensive line handle week 1? The Patriots offensive line has been pretty solid in Tom Brady's career and is one reason he has been able to become one of the best.  This offseason saw them lose Matt Light to retirement, and Brian Waters to a possible...

Vote: Which Game Aside From the Patriots Are You Most Excited for in Week 1?

The NFL season got underway on Wednesday night, and fans around the country rejoiced as football had finally returned. The Cowboys 24-17 win over the Giants, though, was just the tip of the iceberg for what is expected to be an exciting first week of football. The Patriots are getting back to work with a Sunday matinee in Tennessee, but Tom Brady and company are more than prepared...
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