The emergence of dynamic receiving-first tight ends has been trending in the NFL for years. Players such as Jimmy Graham and Rob Gronkowski provide an extra spark on their respective offenses, and present major matchup issues for defensive backs and linebackers alike. In an attempt to grab such a tight end of their own, the Tennessee Titans traded up in the 5th round of the 2012...
Today the Tennessee Titans stole tight end Brett Brackett from the Seahawks practice squad. He was originally signed as an undrafted free-agent by the Miami Dolphins. He has also had stands with the Jacksonville jaguars, Philadelphia Eagles, and Arizona Cardinals. @RavensInsider: Titans placed Taylor Thompson (knee) on injured reserve with signing of Brett Brackett to […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee cornerback Coty Sensabaugh and tight end Taylor Thompson both are doubtful for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans after missing practice Friday.
Sensabaugh sprained his right medial collateral ligament on Oct. 5 against Cleveland and has missed two games since. Thompson partially tore the posterior cruciate ligament in his right knee against...
Via AP on Fox
October 24, 2014
When the Tennessee Titans entered training camp, a multitude of issues plagued the team’s development.
After Albert Breer’s visit to the team, all appears well:
1) Was told big reason Titans didn’t pick up Locker’s option was the injury risk. That’s where the guarantee is. Last two years scared ‘em.
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) July 30, 2014
2) That said, Locker has...
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Entering his third season as a member of the Tennessee Titans, Taylor Thompson is slowly approaching the “bust” label.
In two years, Thompson has caught nine passes for 59 yards and a touchdown. He was a fifth-round selection as a transitioned defensive end to tight end that has rarely seen the field.
He hasn’t shown decent routes nor an ability to create separation in the...
The Tennessee Titans’ roster has a number of problems, including depth at tight end.
Craig Stevens showed he’s not a suitable backup in the passing game this past season. Tennessee took a flyer on Taylor Thompson and he’s nothing more than an athlete.
The Titans might be in the market for a tight end once the draft rolls around, so let’s take a look at the top 10 tight ends...