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Texans-Titans Preview

From what first-year coach Ken Whisenhunt has observed, people surrounding the Tennessee Titans organization expected failure even before the season began. Mired in losing ways, the Titans look to avoid a sixth defeat in seven games when they host former quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and the Houston Texans on Sunday. "I've noticed a sense of pessimism ever since I've...
Via AP on Fox
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Questionable Play Calling Dooms Titans in Last Second Loss to Redskins

In the NFL, sometimes playing it safe will come back to bite you. That is exactly what happened to the Tennessee Titans in its Week 7 loss to the Washington Redskins. Head coach Ken Whisenhunt called three straight running plays before punting in the last few minutes of the 4th quarter, allowing the Redskins to drive down the field for a game-winning field goal as time expired, winning...
Via cover32 - Titans
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Football: Week 8 Injury Report

Source: Brett Carlsen/Getty Images North America Quarterbacks Jake Locker- TEN Injury- Thumb Locker is officially listed as day to day after sitting out again Week 7. Head coach Ken Whisenhunt expects Locker to play Week 8. Charlie Whitehurst will likely start if Locker can’t go. Robert Griffin III, WAS Injury- Ankle RG3 is expected to return to practice on Wednesday. He could...
Via The Fantasy Fix
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Titans Injury Update: Jake Locker hopeful to return for Week 8

The Tennessee Titans sit at 2-5 after suffering a hard luck loss against the Washington Redskins on Sunday. Charlie Whitehurst stepped in at quarterback for the injured Jake Locker, who missed his third straight game with a thumb injury.#457273050 / gettyimages.comThe Titans are hopeful that Locker will be able to return for next week's game against the Houston Texans. He practiced...
Via NFL Injury Report
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans expect Jake Locker to return for Week 8

The Tennessee Titans expect quarterback Jake Locker to return for Week 8. “I would expect him being able to go next week,” coach Ken Whisenhunt said about Locker following Sunday’s loss, “but until we get out there and practice, I don’t know that for sure.” Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst (12) runs with Locker practiced leading up to Sunday’s loss against Washington...
Via Tireball.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans expect Jake Locker to start this week

  The Tennessee Titans need a quarterback that can move the ball. Charlie Whitehurst is a serviceable back-up but this team has been playing good. They really need to get Jake Locker back.  Ken Whisenhunt was asked why Locker was not able to play this week he said the fourth-year pro’s thumb was sore after […] The post Tennessee Titans expect Jake Locker to start this week...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Whitehurst Throws Two TDs In Week 7

Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst was 17-for-26 with 160 yards, two touchdowns and a pick against the Redskins on Sunday.Fantasy Spin:Whitehurst seems to have a connection with Kendall Wright, which will make the receiver's fantasy owners pleased. It still wasn't enough to win though.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Late FG pushes Redskins past Titans, 19-17

Unlike last week, the field goal was good. The Washington Redskins got their fourth good kick of the game as time expired to beat the Tennessee Titans, 19-17. It was a contest that mostly lived down to its advance billing. The Titans held a 10-6 lead at the half, with both scores coming off Washington turnovers that gave the Titans the ball with less than 40 yards to go until the...
Via Total Titans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Highlight: Charlie Whitehurst throws an interception, Kirk Cousins returns the favor on the very next play

The knock has been that the Washington Redskins defense is not coming up with enough sacks and turnovers, leading to some struggles of the offense. Well, that argument may have been quieted in an essence of two plays. First Redskins rookie cornerback Bashaud Breeland intercepted Tennessee Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst. Whitehurst overshot his intended receiver. That was...
Via KCM Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Whitehurst starts again for Titans

The Titans didn’t rule quarterback Jake Locker out during the week, but all the signs pointed toward another start for Charlie Whitehurst after a week of limited practices for Locker as he recovers from a thumb injury. Those signs were pointing in the right direction. Locker is inactive for the second straight week and third time in the last four games, leaving Whitehurst to start...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans' Charlie Whitehurst likely to start again

Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst once again took the majority of the reps during the open portion of practice Friday and signs point to him starting again on Sunday against the Redskins. Jake Locker, sidelined last week with a thumb injury, was listed as limited on the team's Injury Report and designated as questionable. But Locker did little during individual periods while...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans Expected To Start Charlie Whitehurst Again In Week 7

Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean expects the Titans to give veteran QB Charlie Whitehurst another start in Week 7, despite the progress made by Jake Locker this week. Terry McCormick mentioned that Whitehurst took the majority of the first-team reps in during practice this week, so this doesn’t as much of a surprise, especially when you consider that Locker is officially listed...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Titan Talk Week 7: Predicting the Titans vs the Redskins

After being embarrassed by the Cleveland Browns, the Tennessee Titans (2-4) were able to nearly squeak by the winless Jacksonville Jaguars. In Week 7, the Titans will take on Washington Redskins (1-5) in the nation’s capital that is better than the depicted record. The last time the Titans played Washington, then-quarterback Vince Young was injured, which sent the team into a tailspin...
Via Pro Football Spot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Behind Enemy Lines: Titans Edition

The Redskins are now 1-5 as they get ready to host the 2-4 Tennessee Titans who have also had their fair share of struggles this season. The Titans are coming off a 16-14 win over the Jaguars as they get ready to travel to FedEx Field. In order to learn more about the Titans I asked PFS: Titans Journalist Kenneth Goit.How worried are you that it took a blocked field goal to beat...
Via Pro Football Spot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans squeak by Jaguars to snap four game losing streak

When the Jacksonville Jaguars drove down the field for a touchdown on the opening possession, in three minutes and 43 seconds, it seemed as though the Titans might be reverting back to their first half woes. However, following the touchdown, the Titans defense shut down the Jaguars for the rest of the game, finishing with six sacks, two turnovers, and not allowing a single point...
Via cover32 - Titans
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans won't give Jake Locker thumbs up just yet

Titans quarterback Jake Locker wants to return to the starting lineup. Coach Ken Whisenhunt isn't ready to give him a thumbs up, however, because the quarterback's injured right thumb continues to be an issue. Charlie Whitehurst stepped in for his second start in three weeks on Sunday and guided the Titans to a 16-14 win over the Jaguars as Locker watched from the sideline...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

No TDs But Titans Win With Whitehurst In Week 6

Tennessee quarterback Charlie Whitehurst went 17-for-28 with 233 yards against the Jaguars in Week 6.Fantasy Spin:Whitehurst did not throw any touchdown passes, however, so his fantasy total was kept in check. He will continue to start as long as Jake Locker is out.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Hunter Leads Team With 77 Yards In Week 6

Titans receiver Justin Hunter led the team with 77 receiving yards in Week 6 against the Jaguars.Fantasy Spin:Hunter seems to have some chemistry with backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst. The pair hit a big touchdown against the Browns in Week 5 and Hunter led the Titans in Week 6. Hunter is a viable WR3 in deep leagues with Whitehurst at quarterback.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans 2014 Week 6 Snap Report

According to the NFL’s official player participation information, here’s how the Tennessee Titans lined up in yesterday’s 16-14 win against the Jaguars: Offense (58 total) QB: Charlie Whitehurst 58 RB/FB: Bishop Sankey 29, Dexter McCluster 17, Leon Washington 12, Jackie Battle 8 TE: Delanie Walker 51, Chase Coffman 10, Brett Brackett 9 WR: Justin Hunter 54, Kendall Wright 45...
Via Total Titans
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans' Charlie Whitehurst earns second NFL win

It wasn't by accident that quarterback Charlie Whitehurst was slapped with the "Clipboard Jesus" nickname. Over the course of his nine-year career, Whitehurst had started just five games — and had earned only one victory — before Sunday's meeting with the Jaguars at LP Field. But with the Titans desperate to snap a four-game losing streak, Whitehurst did what...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Locker out, Charlie Whitehurst to start for Titans

The Jaguars are going for their first win of the year today, a task made easier with the absence of Titans quarterback Jake Locker. Locker injured his right thumb last week against the Browns, and wasn’t able to practice this week.
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans sit QB Locker for second game in three weeks

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Titans quarterback Jake Locker is missing his second game in three weeks with his injured right thumb, and backup Charlie Whitehurst will start against the winless Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. Locker missed a loss at Indianapolis on Sept. 28 with an injured right wrist on his throwing arm, and he hurt his thumb hitting a helmet in last week's 29-28 loss...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Week 6 preview: What to watch when the Titans play the Jaguars tomorrow

Despite the fact that the Titans (1-4) allowed 26 unanswered points to the Cleveland Browns in a devastating 29-28 home loss in Week 5, they must move on and prepare for their next game, a home game against a divisional opponent, the 0-5 Jacksonville Jaguars. If the Titans want to end their 4-game losing streak, here are a few match ups that they must win come Sunday: Titans’ Front...
Via cover32 - Titans
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Bishop Sankey should be focal point of Titans offense in Week 6

With Shonn Green sidelined and doubtful for Week 6 the Tennessee Titans will have to load up the ball in the hands of rookie Bishop Sankey. The Titans are also expected to be without quarterback Jake Locker leaving journeyman Charlie Whitehurst to start. Should Whitehurst struggle the team could eventually turn to Zach Mettenberger. At 1-4 the Titans season is quickly turning into...
Via Tireball.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Locker listed as questionable, Zach Mettenberger waiting for game action

Jake Locker knows he needs to do anything possible to stay on the field for the Tennessee Titans if he wants to start again this season. The quarterback is questionable with a hand injury and after practicing little this week appears to be headed to the bench. Charlie Whitehurst is expected to start for the Titans on Sunday with rookie Zach Mettenberger waiting in the wings. The...
Via Tireball.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss
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