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With the No. 11 overall pick, the Tennessee Titans select…

In cover32′s first NFL mock draft, the Tennessee Titans filled a position of need after potential draftees slipped away. Tennessee saw Johnny Manziel snagged at No. 4 from the Cleveland Browns and Khalil Mack fly off the board at No. 5 to the Oakland Raiders. The Titans missed out on the star power of Manziel and the pass-rushing ability of Mack, but Eric Ebron, Tennessee’s sleeper...
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16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Predicting Houston Texans’ Schedule and Results

The NFL usually releases its regular season schedule by mid-April. It remains to be seen when it will officially be announced, but while we wait for that, it’s always fun to speculate what a team’s schedule may look like. Here is a full prediction of the Houston Texans’ schedule, with results. (Note, the predictions are subhect to change following the NFL Draft.) Week 1 at...
Via cover32 - Texans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Tennessee Titans Locked in on Locker?

Rumor has it; if the one of the top three quarterbacks fall to No. 11 the Titans will consider taking him. I mean why wouldn’t they? There is a chance Locker could go down for a third straight season.The QB position continues to haunt the Titans each year because of injuries. Jake Locker was selected in the 2011 NFL Draft at eighth overall; however, he hasn’t lived up to the...
Via Pro Football Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Locker was surprised Titans released Chris Johnson

Jake Locker may be the quarterback of the Tennessee Titans — for now — but he apparently isn’t a subscriber to local or national newspapers, nor does he have access to the internet. When the Titans cut loose running back Chris Johnson earlier this offseason, the only person who was surprised by this move was Locker, who apparently didn’t see it coming or didn’t want to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans interested in James Harrison?

The Tennessee Titans have been very active so far this season, and it appears that they might not be finished yet. According to reports coming out of Tennessee, the Titans very well could look to sign Harrison in the coming weeks as the NFL Draft approaches. Will Lomas of Music City Miracles, a Titans website, believes that the Titans could look to sign Harrison and that it would...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans could surprise with selection at No. 11

The Tennessee Titans could go just about anywhere when they’re on the clock at No. 11 in the NFL Draft. They could pick a nose tackle, or a run-stuffing inside linebacker. What about help on the offensive line, or one of the highly-touted quarterbacks? Or head coach Ken Whisenhunt could bring in good ole’ No. 85. No, not Antonio Gates, but another prototype pass-catcher with...
Via cover32 - Titans
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans Weekly Rewind: New unis, Teddy Bridgewater and more

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the Tennessee Titans this week along with national featured columns you may enjoy. Tennessee Titans - Tennessee Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt: The man behind the cap (READ) - Teddy Bridgewater could replace Jake Locker with Tennessee Titans (READ) - A proposed new Tennessee...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

With The 11th Pick In The NFL Draft, The Tennessee Titans Select...

In the offseason, the Tennessee Titans didn't make many moves.  However, sometimes this isn't always a bad thing meaning they want to keep their own or they just don't have that many needs to address.Considering they didn't resign cornerback Alterraun Verner this offseason, I'm guessing it's that the Tennessee Titans feel as if they don't have many needs...
Via Football Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Teddy Bridgewater could replace Jake Locker with Tennessee Titans

Could Teddy Bridgewater’s stock drop any more than it has? The Louisville product was once regarded as a possible top draft selection by the AFC South-rival Houston Texans, but after a shaky pro day, he’s falling by the day. Now, Todd McShay at ESPN has Bridgewater falling to the Titans at No. 11. Paul Kuharsky further broke down the mock selection, noting that, “Drafting Bridgewater...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Tennessee Titans set to meet with SEC QB prospect

It was reported on Monday night Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker is “ahead of schedule” in his recovery from Lisfranc surgery and will hopefully be able to participate in many of the team’s offseason activities. Locker is the odds on favorite to start in Tennessee next season, but could the Titans be considering going with a QB at some point in next month’s draft...
Via cover32 - Titans
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans kick off offseason workouts with busy slate

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Name tags weren't handed out, but there was a certain meet-and-greet feel on Monday for the Tennessee Titans before getting down to work. Sure, first-year coach Ken Whisenhunt and staff have had multiple conversations with players since taking over in January, but the official start of the offseason workout program -- albeit voluntary for the players -- signaled...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Locker considers this a make or break year

The Titans gathered for the start of their offseason workout program on Monday and quarterback Jake Locker delivered some good news about his recovery from foot surgery. Locker declared himself ahead of schedule in rehab when meeting with reporters in Nashville and, via Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean, said that he plans to throw some passes in the coming weeks. Being cleared for May...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Locker: This Is A Make Or Break Year For Me

Because of a coaching change, the Tennessee Titans were one of several teams who started their offseason workout program on Monday. Titans starting quarterback Jake Locker declared himself ahead of schedule in rehab when meeting with reporters in Nashville and according to the Tennessean, “declared this a make or break year for himself.” Jake Locker said he considers this is...
Via Thacover2
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Locker: This Is A Make Or Break Year For Me

Because of a coaching change, the Tennessee Titans were one of several teams who started their offseason workout program on Monday. Titans starting quarterback Jake Locker declared himself ahead of schedule in rehab when meeting with reporters in Nashville and according to the Tennessean, “declared this a make or break year for himself.” Jake Locker said he considers this is...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans statement on RB Chris Johnson

The Tennessee Titans announced Friday that they have released running back Chris Johnson. “As an organization, we want to thank Chris for his contributions to the Titans,” Titans General Manager Ruston Webster said in a statement. “Chris produced many memorable moments, broke franchise records and was durable over his six year career with our team. We have had an open dialogue...
Via Sports-Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans using fifth-year option to light a fire under Jake Locker

We’ve heard it before, and we’re hearing it again. The Tennessee Titans don’t plan on picking up the fifth-year option on quarterback Jake Locker’s contract. Makes sense, considering that Locker has struggled with accuracy and durability 18 starts into his NFL career and that said option would cost $13 million. But while the team continues to privately say — this time through...
Via This Given Sunday
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans Not Expected To Pick Up QB Jake Locker’s 2015 Option

  Jim Wyatt of the Nashville Tennessean mentioned over the weekend that the Titans are not expected to pick up QB Jake Locker‘s fifth-year option. Wyatt adds that 2014 will most likely be a “make-or-break season” for Locker as he’s entering the final year of his rookie contract. Locker’s 2015 option would run the Titans over $13 million, but the even if Locker puts...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans not expected to pick up 2015 option for Jake Locker

The Tennessee Titans have a lot on their minds as they enter a new era for the team. With new head coach Ken Whisenhunt coming to town try and reverse the Titans’ fortunes, there are questions all across the roster as to who will stay and who will be gone both before and after this season. The most popular name at the moment is Chris Johnson, but his fate is seemingly sealed....
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans unlikely to take a QB in first round

The Tennessee Titans spent their 2011 first round draft pick on former Washington Huskies’ quarterback Jake Locker. Locker has struggled through injuries and poor play and the Titans may soon have to address the position in the draft. According to Paul Kuharsky of ESPN.com, the Titans probably won’t address the position with the 11th overall pick of the draft even if all three...
Via Pro Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans' Shaun Phillips knows frustration of foot injury

Jake Locker, Shaun Phillips feels your pain. The new Titans linebacker/defensive end went through the most frustrating season of his 10-year NFL career in 2011 when he suffered a Lisfranc injury. While it wasn't as severe as the one the Titans quarterback suffered in 2013, Phillips missed four games, sat out big portions of several others and never felt right the rest of the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans likely to release Chris Johnson next week

The Tennessee Titans are still expected to move on from former superstar running back Chris Johnson before the offseason is over. According to recent reports, the Titans are likely to release Johnson at some point next week. Those reports certainly seem to be legitimate, but nothing is set in stone until the team actually does release him and it is official. Titans very likely to...
Via Sports-Glory
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Shaun Phillips, Titans agree on two-year deal

Tennessee Titans and free agent defensive end Shaun Phillips have agreed on a two-year deal worth $6 million. Shaun Phillips agrees to a 2-year deal worth a max of $6 million with the Titans, source says. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 27, 2014 Phillips, 31, played nine seasons in San Diego before signing a one-year deal with the Denver Broncos last offseason. Phillips...
Via Sports-Glory
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans QB Jake Locker says foot ‘feels awesome’

Titans quarterback Jake Locker continues to make strides on the comeback-from-injury trail. The fourth-year pro recently had surgery to remove the hardware in his right foot, which was surgically repaired following a Lisfranc injury last season. He’s out of a walking boot and has moved into a different stage in his rehabilitation. “Surgery went really well. Foot feels awesome...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans must settle Johnson, Locker issues before training camp

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt was greeted at the NFL owners meetings with the same pressing issues that he inherited when taking control of the club in January: For starters, What's up with Chris Johnson? The six-year running back is due to make $8 million this year and next, followed by another $7 million in 2016. So, it figures the Titans will either...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Could the Titans be Targeting Kirk Cousins?

USA Today Sports Images The Tennessee Titans recently introduced Ken Whisenhunt as their next Head Coach. I have seen some really nice things from Jake Locker, but also some truly horrible games. Also, his ability to stay healthy has been a real problem, and I think it’s time for the Titans to look elsewhere. Whisenhunt isn’t any newbie to trading for top backup Quarterbacks...
Via TopSportsReport
23 days ago  |  Discuss

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