NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Titans defensive lineman Ropati Pitoitua broke his left hand in a win at Atlanta, and coach Ken Whisenhunt says he expects him to be available for the season opener at Kansas City.
Whisenhunt said Sunday that he didn't know how Pitoitua broke his hand, though the lineman played through three quarters with the injury.
Pitoitua broke his right hand in the...
Via AP on Fox
August 24, 2014
As training camp approaches, it means the Tennessee Titans move one day closer to the preseason, and eventually the regular season. As we inch further throughout the offseason, every day we will feature a training camp preview.
Today’s preview focuses on the defensive line, where Ray Horton plans to...
In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to get you caught up on all things national with featured rankings and lists you may enjoy.
- The top-10 free agent linebackers in the NFL. (READ)
- POWER RANKINGS: Pre-free agency edition. (READ)
- The top-10 free agent defensive backs. (READ)
- The top-10 cheerleading squads in the NFL. (READ)
You may also...
The Tennessee Titans made their second move of the offseason Friday, re-signing defensive run stopper Ropati Pitoitua to a multi-year deal.
A year after what some might see as overspending in free agency, the Titans are making the calm, collected decisions by bringing back veteran Bernard Pollard and fifth-year pro Pitoitua, who is coming off a career year.
After bouncing around...
The Tennessee Titans locked up another of their impending free agents on Thursday, re-signing defensive lineman Ropati Pitoitua to a three-year deal.
Like other recent re-signee Bernard Pollard, Pitoitua was widely considered another player the Titans would likely be very interested in retaining for new coordinator Ray Horton's defense. He was a 3-4 defensive end with the...
Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean reports that the Titans have come to a three-year deal with DL Ropati Pitoitua, according to sources.
Pitoitua broke into the league as an undrafted free agent out of Washington State with the New York Jets in 2008. He played with the Chiefs in 2012, before signing a one-year deal with Tennessee.
Pitoitua, 28, is a rare player, as he stands 6’8 weighing...
The Tennessee Titans on Monday added their second defensive lineman of the offseason who was both bigger and taller than any of their defensive lineman in 2012, signing free agent defensive end Ropati Pitoitua, formerly of the Kansas City Chiefs. Pitoitua's deal is reportedly a one-year one for about $1 million, with more available in incentives.
Pitoitua, who's listed...
The Tennessee Titans have added another defensive lineman, agreeing to terms with defensive end Ropati Pitoitua (ROE-pot-ee Puh-TOE-uh-two-ah).
The Titans announced the deal Monday.
General manager Ruston Webster says the 6-foot-8, 315-pound Pitoitua gives the Titans the size they've been wanting at defensive end. Webster says they believe he'll help them defend the run...
Via AP on Fox
March 25, 2013
SAN DIEGO -- He won’t make anyone forget Buck Buchanan, but Ropati Pitoitua is making a name for himself in Kansas City. “The opportunities I’ve been given, I’m just trying to make the most of them whenever I get a chance,” Pitoitua told Cougfan.com Sunday in San Diego following the Chiefs' game with the Chargers.
MORE STORIES >>
The Kansas City Chiefs have signed former Jets defensive end Ropati Pitoitua.
The team announced the move Tuesday. Pitoitua was a free agent after playing in 22 games over the past two seasons with the Jets.
The former Washington State defensive end joined New York as an undrafted free agent in 2008, spending his first season in the league on the team's practice squad. Pitoitua...