2015 Fantasy Football: Top 10 Tight Ends

1. Rob Gronkowski, NE Gronk is clearly the top tight end, and this one doesn’t require a ton of explanation. He’s bigger, stronger, faster and better. Gronk was on a snap count for the majority of last season and was used somewhat sparingly. He caught 82 passes for 1,124 yards and 12 touchdowns. Gronk is on a path to where the conversation isn’t going to be about him being...
Via The Fantasy Fix
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Titans veterans want to play in preseason finale

After a lopsided loss to the Kansas City Chiefs last Friday, some Tennessee Titans veterans are expressing a desire to play in the team's preseason finale on Thursday against the Minnesota Vikings. While many teams around the NFL choose to hold their starters out of the last preseason game to avoid injuries, some Titans players are hoping for the chance to redeem themselves after...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football: Three great draft values

Usually, fantasy football owners think three things to themselves about players they’re evaluating as they prepare for their drafts, and they go as follows: 1. “That guy is a stud.” 2. “That guy is my sleeper this year!” or 3. “I’m not touching that guy.” Drafters tend to forgot about everyone that falls in between. They grab a couple studs to begin with, and start...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Delanie Walker, Sammie Hill to play in Titans' third preseason game

A pair of injured Tennessee Titans are set to make their preseason debuts in Friday night's game against the Kansas City Chiefs.According to the Tennessean, head coach Ken Whisenhunt said Monday that tight end Delanie Walker and nose tackle Sammie Hill would both play in Tennessee's third game of the exhibition season.Walker, who caught 63 passes for 890 yards and four touchdowns...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans TE Coffman stands out in preseason win over Rams

With Delanie Walker, Anthony Fasano and Craig Stevens in place, tight end is a position of strength for the Tennessee Titans. Sunday night against the St. Louis rams, veteran Chase Coffman made a compelling case for the Titans to keep at least one more tight end on the 53-man roster. Coffman caught two touchdown passes in Tennessee's 27-14 win, including a 56-yard reception from...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football Team Preview: Tennessee Titans

The Titans will more than likely be picking near the top of the draft again next season. On paper they have the worst offense in football. Last season the offense ranked 29th in the league, and they didn’t do much to get better. They will trot a raw rookie quarterback out there with high-bust potential. It is a bit of an issue when you can argue that Delanie Walker is the best...
Via The Fantasy Fix
22 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Tennessee Titans preseason positional analysis: TE

SELF-PUBLICITY NOTE: Football Outsiders Almanac 2015, the annual tome previewing all 32 NFL teams, plus the college football season put out by Football Outsiders, is now available. I was a contributor for the sixth consecutive season, writing the Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers, and, yes, once again, Tennessee Titans chapters. The PDF is currently available from the Football Outsiders...
Via Total Titans
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans' Walker gets 12 stitches in thumb after practice collision

Tennessee Titans tight end Delanie Walker says he'll be just fine after a collision with safety Da'Norris Searcy left him needing 12 stitches to close a cut in his left thumb. Walker also was preparing to be checked Thursday by a hand specialist to be sure. The tight end sliced his thumb in practice Thursday afternoon going over the middle for a ball from Marcus Mariota when Searcy...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans tight end Walker needs 12 stitches after collision

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee Titans tight end Delanie Walker says he'll be just fine after a collision with safety Da'Norris Searcy left him needing 12 stitches to close a cut in his left thumb. Walker also was preparing to be checked Thursday by a hand specialist to be sure. The tight end sliced his thumb in practice Thursday afternoon going over the middle for a ball from Marcus...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Would You Rather Have - Julius Thomas or Delanie Walker

The TE position saw 9 players score 100+ fantasy points in our PPR league last season.  10 if you include Jason Witten's 97 points.  6 other TEs scored at least 5 touchdowns, including Josh Hill, who is now the New Orleans Saints starting TE, after they traded Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Seahawks.  With the TE becoming a focal point for many offenses, especially in the Red...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans training camp impression – Day Three

On day three of Tennessee Titans training camp, veteran off-season pickup Brian Orakpo was surprisingly the player who stood out the most. ‘ Breaking up plays, getting through the offensive line, just wreaking havoc, looking as if he was in vintage form. October 19th, 2014, was the last time that Brian Orakpo wore pads after suffering a season ending torn pectoral muscle which...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Delanie Walker: Training camp important test for Mariota

Titans fans may be breathing easier now that rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota is finally under contract, but the team's leading receiver last season said he was never worried about the situation. Tight end Delanie Walker told the Tennessean he was confident a deal would eventually get done, not to mention the fact the Titans were in already in decent shape at the position with backup...
Via Fox Sports
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans: Five Players on the bubble

The Tennessee Titans have a young roster, currently going through a rebuilding transition, with the average age being 25 years of age. A lot of youth means tougher positional battles and may leave veterans fighting for their spot(s). Guys that have been more productive such as Delanie Walker and Kendall Wright will be safe, but others will find it tough to be a part of the Titans...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Sleepers from the Tennessee Titans Roster

In 2014, the Tennessee Titans were irrelevant in American tackle football – be it fantasy or reality. Outside of Delanie Walker, no Titan warranted starting week in and week out. Even in Walker’s case, owners were hesitant to take him off the bench because of the hopeless nature of the Titans offense.Though many fantasy GM’s likely took the bait on Justin Hunter or Bishop Sankey...
Via Pro Football Spot
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Delanie Walker: Jim Harbaugh once practiced in full pads with 49ers

Titans tight end Delanie Walker has confirmed it - Jim Harbaugh is nutz.“He dressed up in full gear and practiced the whole practice – pads, helmets, everything on. He had the whole uniform on,” Walker said, via the Tennessean. “We came out and said, ‘Who is that dude out there?’ And it was Jim Harbaugh. He had some old high top cleats on. He did pretty good. He just...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Crazy man: Delanie Walker says Jim Harbaugh once practiced in full pads for 49ers

The legend of Jim Harbaugh grows. According to a report by Jim Wyatt of the Tennesseean, former San Francisco 49ers tight end Delanie Walker (now with the Titans) says Harbaugh is “crazy” and once practiced in full pads when the Niners were short a man at quarterback: “In Walker’s mind, Harbaugh’s topless coaching stunt was tame compared to the time he dressed up in full...
Via cover32
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan Football: Former San Francisco 49ers’ Player Recalls Time Jim Harbaugh Dressed Up In Full Pads, Practiced With Team

Jim Harbaugh is kind of a nut.  Surely, you realize this by now, after seeing the pictures of the Michigan coach going shirtless at his satellite camp or reading about how he likes to eat his cereal with Gatorade.  In case you needed further proof of Harbaugh’s wackiness, though, here’s another story from former San Francisco 49ers’ player Delanie Walker.  #Titans TE Delanie...
Via College Spun
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Delanie Walker: 'We should be a great team'

After finishing last season with a 2-14 record and with a rookie set to start at quarterback in Marcus Mariota, expectations may be low for the Tennessee Titans. Not for tight end Delanie Walker though, who is predicting substantial improvement this season. "I say we go (at least) .500,'' Walker said, via Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean. "I don't want to make Super Bowl predictions,...
Via Fox Sports
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Here’s A Crazy Story Of Jim Harbaugh Suiting Up In Full Pads For 49ers Practice

Jim Harbaugh once suited up in full pads for 49ers practice, according to former player Delanie Walker, which is all kinds of awesome.
Via Gamedayr
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans 2015 Fantasy Football Preview: Tight Ends

Delanie Walker was a lonely bright spot in the 2014 Titans' offensive attack. Walker led the team in receptions and yardage, playing with three different signal callers throughout the year. He proved to be the most reliable Titan in terms of fantasy production, hauling in 63 passes for 890 yards. That ranked Walker 4th among tight ends on the season. Walker's issue was that he wasn...
Via Pro Football Spot
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Tennessee Titans having all kinds of issues at the tight end position

Outside of Delanie Walker the tight end position is currently deteriorating for the Tennessee Titans. As of today, tight end Dorin Dickerson will miss the entire 2015 season after suffering an achilles injury in minicamp per Dickerson was re-signed in January after joining the team last season. In 2013, Dickerson was a member of the Detroit Lions. He didn’t start...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Delanie Walker on his record breaking 2014 season: “No one cared”

Delanie Walker’s performance in the 2014 season was the greatest statistically by any Tennessee Titan in history. While not necessarily matching up to a powerhouse like Gronkowski, Walker set a franchise record of 63 receptions for almost 900 yards and four touchdowns. This was enough to push Walker to ninth of all NFL tight ends in receptions and fourth in yards. Delanie Walker...
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June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans’ TE Delanie Walker “I Broke Records and Scored Touchdowns and No One Cared”

Despite the fact that the Tennessee Titans only managed two lousy wins last season, tight end Delanie Walker put up the best performance of his NFL career. He managed 63 receptions for 890 yards and scored four touchdowns. Not only did Walker achieve his career highs, he broke a franchise record along the way. His 890 yards were the most for a tight end in Titans’ history. That’s...
Via Sportsnaut
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans Position Review: Tight End

The draft is behind us. Free agency is fizzling out. The Tennessee Titans are severely limiting practices to the media, so an absence of new information is manifesting. Indeed, NFL fans, the roughest stretch of the offseason is upon us, looming like the Eye of Sauron.Okay, maybe that was a bit extreme – it’s not exactly like feeling the constant vigilance of the Dark Lord of...
Via Pro Football Spot
May 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans TE Delanie Walker hushes all the nay-sayers with bold words

The draft is in the rearview mirror and now teams are trying to figure out what they might have in their selections. Believe it or not there were reactions to the Titans pick of Mariota that weren’t all that pleased. Yesterday I posted a blog on the reactions that came from two of his current teammates, even more specifically two of his primary targets at wideout. Receivers Justin...
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May 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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