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2015 Tennessee Titans offseason positional analysis: ST

Finally done. After concluding the defense with a look at the safeties, the final stop on our trip position by position around the Tennessee Titans is a look at special teams. As I now mention every time I do this positional analysis, special teams consists of five separate and distinct elements, albeit with overlapping skills. These are: (1) place kicking on field goals and extra...
Via Total Titans
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans: Free Agency Week 1 Report Card

The Tennessee Titans failed to make the huge ‘splash’ signing that many fans wanted, but the team has quietly made some very smart moves this offseason.Outside linebacker was the biggest position of need for the Titans, and they’ve addressed the void aggressively. Depth at the offensive skill positions was added, though the team still needs a true #1 playmaker at wide receiver...
Via Pro Football Spot
March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans agree to terms with long snapper Beau Brinkley

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with long snapper Beau Brinkley, keeping a second special teams player from hitting free agency. The Titans announced the deal Sunday with no terms immediately available. They agreed to terms on a five-year, $15 million deal with punter Brett Kern on Saturday night. Brinkley has been Kern's snapper the past three seasons...
Via AP on Fox
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Starting Strong: Titans Re-Sign Kern

The signing of punter Brett Kern is a good start to the 2015 NFL Free Agency period for the Tennessee Titans. The Tennessean’s Jim Wyatt reported on Saturday night that the Titans have agreed to a five-year deal with Kern. The deal is said to be worth $15 million, with $5 million in guaranteed money. Kern was graded out as the ninth best punter last season, according to Pro Football...
Via Pro Football Spot
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans, Brett Kern agree to terms keeping punter off market

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a new contract with veteran punter Brett Kern keeping him off the free-agent market. The Titans announced the deal Saturday night but did not release terms of the new deal. The deal is worth $15 million over five years, two sources confirmed to The Associated Press. They spoke on the condition of anonymity because...
Via AP on Fox
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans Reach Agreement With P Brett Kern On Five-Year, $15M Deal

Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that the Titans and punter Brett Kern have reached an agreement on five-year contract. Adam Caplan reports that Kern will receive $15 million in total over the course of five years. Kern, 29, originally signed on with the Broncos as an undrafted free agent out of Toledo back in 2008. He was ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

2014 Tennessee Titans Review: Special Teams

This week’s position review, and the last one, is a closer look at the Tennessee Titans special teams unit.The special teams saw a lot of ups and downs - once again punter Brett Kern had a great year, but the return game was far from spectacular.Kicker Ryan Succop was a new addition to the team after the loss of Rob Bironas, and he seemed to be a good fit.Let’s take a look at...
Via Pro Football Spot
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Field position and the Titans defense in 2014.

After covering the offense yesterday, I now turn my attention to how field position affected the Titans defense in 2014. Methodology is the same as for the offense and in past seasons. Touchdowns are worth 7 points. Made field goals are worth 3 points. Missed field goals are worth 2 points. All other drives are worth 0 points. Drives that finish the half where scoring is not the...
Via Total Titans
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans deserving to be a Week 14 hero or goat make the cut?

With only three weeks to go in the NFL’s regular season, the playoff picture is starting to take shape. The list of contenders and pretenders is becoming clearer and clearer. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while others hurt the squad. Who fell into each...
Via cover32 - Titans
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Did Brett Kern of the Tennessee Titans make the top 10?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - Titans
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Did Ryan Quigley of the New York Jets make the cut?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - Jets
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Did Matt Bosher of the Atlanta Falcons make the cut?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - Falcons
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Is Andy Lee of the 49ers the best there is in the NFL?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - 49ers
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Did Tress Way of the Washington Redskins make the cut?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - Redskins
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Did Jon Ryan of the Seattle Seahawks make the top five?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Is Thomas Morstead of the Saints the best in the NFL?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - Saints
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Is Pat McAfee of the Colts the best in the NFL?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - Colts
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Is Sam Martin of the Detroit Lions the best in the NFL?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32 - Lions
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Is Johnny Hekker of the St. Louis Rams the best in the NFL?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
Via cover32
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans News: Teammate having difficult time believing reports leading to Bironas' death

The punter for the Tennessee Titans, Brett Kern is having a hard time believing the reports that have surfaced in the wake of the death of ex-teammate, Rob Bironasreported by Dan Hanzus of NFL.comReports have been surfacing about Rob Bironas’ behavior just prior to the tragic car crash that took the life of the 36 year old this past Saturday night.  Bironas was killed when the...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans P Kern stunned by 911 calls before Bironas' fatal crash

  A former teammate is having a difficult time comprehending everything being said about what happened the night of ex-Titans kicker Rob Bironas' fatal car accident. Punter Brett Kern said Wednesday that descriptions of Bironas chasing people and trying to run them off the road before losing control of his SUV last Saturday are stunning because he never saw anything that would indicate...
Via AP on Fox
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Punter stunned by 911 calls before Bironas' crash

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A former teammate says it is hard to comprehend everything being said about what happened the night of ex-Titans kicker Rob Bironas' fatal car accident. Punter Brett Kern said Wednesday descriptions of Brionas chasing people and trying to run them off the road before losing control of his SUV last Saturday are stunning because he never saw anything that would...
Via AP on Fox
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans: Exclusive Interview with Punter Brett Kern

Tennessee Titans punter Brett Kern was gracious enough to answer a few questions over Twitter from me on Sunday. Kern has been with the Titans since their long term punter Craig Hentrich left Nashville. Not only did Kern give good insight on the punter position from his point of view, but he also had a comment on why the Titans may be better in 2014 than 2013. Here is my chat with...
Via Standing O Sports
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans Training Camp Preview: Special Teams

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. Previously: Quarterbacks Running Backs Wide Receivers Tight Ends Offensive Line Defensive Line Linebackers Defensive Backs Safeties Today’s preview focuses...
Via cover32 - Titans
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 10 in 2014: The best punters in the NFL today

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
Via cover32
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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