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Safety Griffin a powerful constant on Titans' ever-changing defense

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The one constant for Titans safety Michael Griffin has been the change all around him. Two years ago, former Titans coach Mike Munchak moved the 2007 first-round draft pick from his natural position of free safety to strong safety. It was supposed to help bolster a paltry run defense, and Griffin's defensive attributes of speed, instinct and cover abilities...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Griffin understands he could be a cap casualty

    Titans safety Michael Griffin understands that he could end up being a cap casualty this offseason. “I realize I count $8 million toward the salary cap, so I have to worry about myself,” Griffin said via The Tennessean. “At the end of the day, I am questioning my fate. You have to ask yourself, do they think you are worth that? I hope so...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans S Griffin suspended one game for hit vs. Raiders, will appeal

Titans safety Michael Griffin is appealing his one-game suspension without pay after being labeled by the NFL as a repeat offender of the league's rules prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players. The league announced the penalty Monday for Griffin's hit on Oakland tight end Mychal Rivera. The punishment came from Merton Hanks, the NFL's vice president...
Via AP on Fox
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans safety Michael Griffin suspended one game for illegal hit

    According to Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean,  the NFL is suspending Titans safety Michael Griffin one game for an illegal hit. #Titans safety Michael Griffin is facing a one-game suspension from the NFL for Sunday's hit vs Raiders, sources say — Jim Wyatt (@jwyattsports) November 25, 2013 If Griffin appeals he’ll likely have his suspension...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans safety Griffin suspended one game for head hunting

Yesterday Michael Griffin blew up Raiders tight end Mychal Rivera for a violent head blow which caused Rivera to leace for the rest of the game. @JasonLaCanfora: Titans S Michael Griffin has been suspended 1 game by the NFL for repeatedly striking opponents in the head and neck area.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans Safety Michael Griffin Fined $21K, Comments On Recent…

Titans Safety Michael Griffin Fined $21K, Comments On Recent Defensive Fines -Tennesee Titans safety Michael Griffin said last week that he felt like he didn’t know how to play defense in the NFL, because everyone tells you your job is to deliver big hits — right up until the point when the NFL docks your pay for delivering a big hit.This week Griffin has been fined for just...
Via CJ Sports NASCAR Talk
October 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Titans look to safety Griffin for leadership

Near the end of the offseason, the Tennessee Titans rewarded safety Michael Griffin with a five-year, $36 million contract extension. Now, the Titans want Griffin to reward their faith in him by becoming the leader of the defense. ''What Mike needs to do is . say `I'm going to be the leader of this defense,' and `we're going to go this way.' All the great...
Via Fox Sports
August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Titans sign Michael Griffin to a long-term deal

Getty Images On Tuesday, the Tennessee Titans announced that they’ve signed safety Michael Griffin to a new long-term contract. His new deal is worth $35 million over the next five years with $15 million guaranteed. The Titans decided to place the franchise tag on Griffin this offseason and allow Cortland Finnegan to leave in free agency. He was participating in the Titans...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Titans agree to multi-year deal with S Griffin

The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a multi-year deal with safety Michael Griffin after tagging the five-year veteran as their franchise player back in March. The Titans announced the deal Tuesday shortly after the end of their first session of three-day minicamp. General manager Ruston Webster says Griffin is a talented and successful young player that the Titans want...
Via Fox Sports
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Griffin playing final game in Tennessee uniform

Tennessee Titans defensive back Michael Griffin has acknowledged that Saturday will likely be his last game with the team.Griffin took to his Twitter account to proclaim: "My last game at LP (Field). Got to make it a good one. Let's go Titans."The 26-year-old free safety will become a free agent at the end of the season. The Titans have shown no inclination to re-sign...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss
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