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Titans sign QB Dominique Davis to roster

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Titans have signed quarterback Dominique Davis to the roster, giving them depth for their preseason finale Thursday night at a position where Jake Locker is expected to play little and backup Charlie Whitehurst still is nursing a sore right pinkie. The Titans announced the move Tuesday before practice. The 6-foot-3, 210-pound Davis spent two seasons...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Titans Signing QB Dominique Davis

  Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that the Titans are signing former Falcons QB Dominique Davis to a contract. The Titans currently have Charlie Whitehurst in place as their No. 2 quarterback and rookie Zach Mettenberger behind him. Davis, 24, signed with the Falcons as an undrafted free agent out of Boston College back in 2012. He appeared in just one game for Atlanta completing...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Whitehurst likely to sit in Atlanta

Ken Whisenhunt and Charlie Whitehurst aren’t ready to declare the Tennessee Titans' No. 2 quarterback out for Saturday’s game at Atlanta. But Whitehurst has not practiced since injuring the pinkie on his throwing hand on Friday night against the Saints in New Orleans. He was vague about what’s wrong with it in a way his coach will surely appreciate.
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans Fantasy Football Outlook

For the first time since the 2007 season, someone not named Chris Johnson will lead the Tennessee Titans in rushing yards. Will it be rookie Bishop Sankey, the Titans 2nd round pick out of Washington, or will it be veteran Shonn Greene, who saw just 77 carries last season backing up Johnson? The RB production will most likely be just fine, but it is a crucial season for QB Jake...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans Camp a Bit Rusty, But WR Corps Looking Good

#453662930 / gettyimages.com QB Jake Locker is still finding his way back and his long ball is improving daily at camp. He shows some rust as his “on target” passes are a bit off line and WR’s Battle and Thompson are having issues reading his throws and drops are a plenty at camp. Back up Charlie Whitehurst is looking strong and seems to have chemistry with Preston when throwing...
Via TopSportsReport
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans running back Shonn Greene hurts right knee again

Titans running back Shonn Greene left Friday's loss to the Saints in the first half with a right knee injury and did not return. The knee has been troublesome for Greene. He's had arthroscopic surgery on it twice since hurting it in the season opener last year. This time he was injured after fumbling midway through the second quarter. He was seen on the bench with a bag...
Via Pro Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Zach Mettenberger performs solid in second preseason game

Tennessee Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger was thrust into extended play on Friday night after second string Charlie Whitehurst left with an injury to his hand. Mettenberger was 20-of-25 for 270 yards and two touchdowns in the Titans but also threw an interception and fumbled. If Whitehurst’s hand injury is significant then Mettenberger could instantly become the backup to...
Via Tireball.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Four preseason standouts who flopped fast

Football has now been on your television for a full week. That means life feels complete again, and the universe is properly aligned. But has football actually, really been on your TV? Look closer, and tell me what you see. I see Michael Vick with a vintage Vick 14-yard scrambling run against mostly second teamers. And I see Johnny Manziel making his highly anticipated NFL debut...
Via Bloguin Best
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Four preseason standouts who flopped fast

Football has now been on your television for a full week. That means life feels complete again, and the universe is properly aligned. But has football actually, really been on your TV? Look closer, and tell me what you see. I see Michael Vick with a vintage Vick 14-yard scrambling run against mostly second teamers. And I see Johnny Manziel making his highly anticipated NFL debut...
Via This Given Sunday
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Play of the Week: Tennessee Titans QB Charlie Whitehurst to Bishop Sankey

There is only one thing we can count on in the preseason. There will be busted plays. When you have guys playing that have not spent a ton of time together errors will be made. While it may seem like a recipe for crappy, uninspired, boring play it is also an opportunity for greatness. When that happens you not only get a fantastic play---but a play that is worthy of being called...
Via FatManWriting
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Whitehurst Makes Incredible Play To Complete 1st-Down Pass

It turns out that ‘Clipboard Jesus’ can do more than just, well, hold clipboards and look like Jesus. ‘Clipboard Jesus’ is of course perennial NFL backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst, who is now slated to be the Tennessee Titans’ No. 2 quarterback after signing with them in the offseason. And in the Titans’ preseason opener against the Green Bay Packers on Saturday...
Via Next Impulse Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Training camp preview: Chargers QB position is a battle for #2

As far as the quarterback position is concerned, the Chargers are one of the lucky 10 or so franchises with a signal caller capable of winning the big game. Philip Rivers success over the years may be questioned, but there is no doubt in this writer’s mind, #17 is if anything, underrated. The Chargers front man is a winner, and now that he has competent coaching and talent around...
Via cover32 - Chargers
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans Training Camp Preview: Quarterbacks

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 is on the quarterback group, where Jake Locker appears to have things pretty wrapped up for the starting spot, but Charlie Whitehurst and...
Via cover32 - Titans
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Whitehurst Lied About Losing Arm-Wrestling Contest To Punter

A week ago, the Internet got a good chuckle when Titans backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst revealed in an Instagram post that he had lost his jersey number to Titans punter Brett Kern after Kern beat him in an arm-wrestling contest. It was a pretty hilarious story and, as it turns out, a completely false one. According to The Tennessean, Whitehurst’s humorous anecdote was completely...
Via NESN.com
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

The arm wrestling punter story is a fake – what can we believe now?

It’s been established that nothing is sacred anymore, but is anything real? That’s the question on our mind after reviewing the story of Charlie Whitehurst vs. Brett Kern. See, a week ago, Whitehurst, who signed with the Titans this offseason, wrote on Twitter and Instagram that he had lost an arm-wrestling match with punter Brett Kern for the right to wear No. 6. Arm-wrestled...
Via Awful Announcing
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans QB admits he lied about losing number to punter

Tennessee Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst cleared the air about a false Instagram post he made last week about losing the No. 6 to punter Brett Kern over an arm wrestling contest. Whitehurst alleges the post was simply for kicks and giggles and didn't believe people would actually take him seriously."That was kind of my first real experience with that whole...Twitter...
Via Bush League Chronicle
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Whitehurst Unfortunately Didn’t Lose an Arm Wrestling Match to a Punter

The story of Charlie Whitehurst losing an arm wrestling match (and his number) to a punter is simply one of those things that is too good to be true. Charlie Whitehurst, newly signed to the Tennessee Titans and punter Brett Kern both shared the same number and the two decided to fabricate a story where they arm wrestled for the rights to the no. 6 jersey with Charlie losing. After...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Whitehurst lied about losing his number in arm wrestling contest

Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst said Monday he wasn't expecting a national reaction when he sent out a false Instagram post about losing an arm-wrestling bet with punter Brett Kern last week. "That was kind of my first real experience with that whole … Twitter stuff," said Whitehurst, whose account says he joined Twitter in May of 2010. "Some of the guys...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Wide receiver Justin Hunter dunks during warm-ups of charity basketball game

We knew Justin Hunter had ups, but not this. Throw it down, young man. Just stay healthy. You may also be interested in:Wide receiver Justin Hunter dunks during warm-ups of charity basketball gameI hate…that Charlie Whitehurst didn’t really lose an arm-wrestling match to Brett KernNew list suggests team from AFC South will win entire conference in 2014
Via cover32 - Titans
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

I hate…that Charlie Whitehurst didn’t really lose an arm-wrestling match to Brett Kern

Tennessee Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst initially made up the story that he lost his No. 6 to punter Brett Kern in an arm-wrestling match on Wednesday. As Jim Wyatt briefly mentioned that night, but expanded on Thursday morning, the arm-wrestling match never happened. The story took off. Blogs and web sites picked up on it. It was a hot topic on sports radio, and Twitter...
Via cover32 - Titans
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Whitehurst didn’t lose his number in an arm wrestling match

The internet went crazy on Wednesday when Charlie Whitehurt posted the photo below on Instagram that read: “Arm-wrestled the punter for #6 and lost#itwasagoodrun6 #13years” According to Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean,  the arm wrestling match never happened. There was no arm-wrestling contest for the number. It never happened. A funny story, just not true. That's all ...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Brett Kern Defeats Charlie Whitehurst in Arm-Wrestling Contest for Titans #6; Punter Proves the Change of Special Teams

Brett Kern while punting for Denver in 2009. Photo courtesy of Jeffrey Beall via WikiMediaCommons. Sports have shown the best from some athletes and the not-so-best from others. Sporting events may require the best from athletes in magnanimous events or situations. For athletes in a sport, having a certain jersey number can bring out the best in their abilities. This story involves...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Grade Day: Charlie Whitehurst gets an F- for losing his jersey number to Brett Kern

Titans backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst arrived in Tennessee earlier this summer with the punter, Brett Kern, holding his No. 6. In order to get the number from Kern, Whitehurst allegedly had to arm wrestle the punter. It didn’t quite go as planned. (via Whitehurst’s Instagram account @cwhitey6)   Kern later took to Titans beat writer Paul Kuharsky’s radio show to spill...
Via cover32 - Titans
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Whitehurst Issued Challenge From Punter That Has His Number, Loses

Posted to Random ShizCharlie Whitehurst is a life-long backup quarterback in the NFL was member of the Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks, but now he’s on the Titans. When he was signed, he requested #6 which was already occupied. “Since he entered the league in 2006, backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst has worn No. 6 during his stops in San Diego and Seattle. Unfortunately...
Via Sports Mockery
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Whitehurst arm-wrestled punter Brett Kern for No. 6 and lost

Charlie Whitehurst has worn No. 6 throughout his entire NFL and collegiate careers, but his run with that jersey number ends in 2014. Unlike other players across the league who use cold hard cash and other monetary-based methods of solving jersey disputes, Whitehurst and Tennessee Titans punter Brett Kern decided to compete for No. 6 […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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