The Tennessee Titans have deactivated defensive tackle Sammie Hill for a third straight game.
Titans quarterback Jake Locker and Chiefs right tackle Eric Fisher had already been declared out for their game Sunday.
The Titans deactivated running back Shonn Greene, who will miss his fourth straight game with an injured right knee. Antonio Johnson is starting for Hill.
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October 06, 2013
Tired of being pushed around and run over last season, the Tennessee Titans want to make sure that doesn't happen in 2013.
So they got bigger up front.
The Titans had only one starter on the defensive line who pushed the scale to 300 pounds last season, so they brought in three veterans - all 310 or heavier. Tackle Sammie Hill really was their biggest signing at...
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June 18, 2013
Jim Wyatt of the Nashville Tennessean reports that free agent DT Sen’Derrick Marks is unlikely to re-sign with the Titans.
Wyatt points to the fact that Tennessee has already signed defensive tackle Sammie Hill as the main reason for their lack of interest in Marks.
“We’re entertaining offers from other teams, long and short term,” said Marks’ agent Hadley Engelhard...
According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Lions offensive lineman Corey Hilliard plans to sign his restricted free agent tender and report to team workouts on Monday.
Hilliard took part in all 16 regular season games last season, starting in one of them. Currently, Hilliard sits behind starting right tackle Gosder Cherilus on the depth chart. Originally drafted by the...
SideLion Report has great readers so it makes sense that you should have a say in helping us name the SideLion Report Detroit Lions player of the year. The players have been seeded and placed into a tournament bracket with each matchup determined by a reader vote.
To ensure that everyone has a chance to vote, polls will remain open until midnight on the west coast. At that time...
Sammie Hill hasn't put up eye-popping numbers the past two weeks -- five tackles and half a sack -- but the third-year lineman has played some of his best football with the Lions shorthanded.
Lions start series at the 16.
Lorenzo Booker fumbled after he got popped by Deandre Levy.
Credit Sammie Hill with the fumble recovery.
Key moment for Hill, who's helping out a short-staffed defensive line.
As I typed that, Jared Allen got his third sack of the game, giving him 17.5 for
Absence of Ndamukong Suh will allow much-improved DT Sammie Hill another crack at New Orleans.
Best is not expected to play at Chicago on Sunday. Hill is a bit of a mystery. He played and finished the game at Denver, though he was limited in practice that week. He has not been seen yet this week.
Best is still recovering from a concussion, while Hill is still suffering from a foot injury sustained against Atlanta.