KEN WHISENHUNT NEWS

Coach sees Titans struggling with growing pains

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Coach Ken Whisenhunt doesn't believe the NFL did his team any favors by scheduling Tennessee to play three of its first four games on the road. Not that his Titans have helped their first-year coach much either. The Titans (1-3) have lost three straight after opening the season with a win at Kansas City and been outscored 100-34 in this skid. They have...
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17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Browns catch breaks on bye week

The Browns got two breaks Sunday, neither of which will mean a thing unless they stop slumping and start thumping. First, they took a break from playing, resting up on their bye while their next opponent, Tennessee, got ripped 41-17 by the Colts. Second, they got a big break within the division when the Steelers lost at home to Tampa Bay. Now, after a 1-2 start in...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Titans QB Jake Locker (Questionable) Appears Unlikely To Play In Week 4

Titans HC Ken Whisenhunt told reporters that QB Jake Locker will have to progress physically on Saturday without any setbacks to have chance to play against the Colts this weekend, per Terry McCormick. Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean mentions that the Titans have officially listed Locker as questionable for Week 4, but he’s getting the feeling that Locker is closer to doubtful or out...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts Look to Continue Surge against Struggling Titans

The Indianapolis Colts (1-2) and Tennessee Titans (1-2) have the same record, but are moving in different directions. After dropping their first two games, the Colts rebounded to the tune of a 44-17 rout over the Jacksonville Jaguars last week, while the Titans have dropped their last two games against the Dallas Cowboys and Cincinnati Bengals.It may be early in the season, but this...
Via Pro Football Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Question and Answer With Tom Gower of Total Titans and FootballOutsiders

Our good friend Tom Gower of Total Titans, FootballOutsiders, and NBC Sports has once again consented to collaborate on a question and answer piece about Sunday’s Colts-Titans game. You’ll be able to see my answers to Tom’s questions over at Total Titans soon. Tom will be attending Sunday’s game with me, so by all means, hit us up on Twitter and come by section 613 to say...
Via The Colts Authority
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Doesn't Look Like Jake Locker Will Play Week 4

Titans quarterback Jake Locker (wrist) did not practice on Thursday according to The Tennessean.Fantasy Spin:It was also reported that Locker did do a "bit more" at practice, but head coach Ken Whisenhunt did say he is concerned about Locker suffering a setback if he plays against the Colts. Whisenhunt said he will likely determine Locker's status on Sunday, but with...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans QB Locker suffers wrist injury, questionable for Colts matchup

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Here we go again. That was the common reaction when Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt announced quarterback Jake Locker had injured the wrist on his right throwing hand in Sunday's loss to the Bengals. The oft-injured 2011 first-round draft pick missed 14 starts the past two seasons, including nine last year, for a variety of injuries. Results of a MRI on Monday...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ken Whisenhunt: Titans personal fouls must stop

The Titans were penalized 11 times for 99 yards during Sunday's 33-7 loss to the Bengals, part of a troubling trend that has to stop, according to coach Ken Whisenhunt. The team has been penalized 28 times in the first three games, tied for the fourth-highest figure in the league. Included in Sunday's penalty total were two unnecessary roughness calls – one on tackle...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans QB Jake Locker has MRI on injured right wrist

  Titans quarterback Jake Locker hurt his wrist in Tennessee's loss to Cincinnati, and coach Ken Whisenhunt says Locker was sore enough at the end of the game the quarterback could barely grip the ball. Whisenhunt says Locker had an MRI on his right wrist Monday morning, and whether Locker will be able to play Sunday at Indianapolis only will be known later this week. The coach...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans struggling in 2-game skid with Locker hurt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) First-year Tennessee coach Ken Whisenhunt has talked about how adversity helps bring a team together. Well, his Titans need to unite quickly because they have plenty of issues they need to work their way through. The Titans have been outscored 59-17 in consecutive losses, and they are among the NFL's most penalized teams. Worse, Jake Locker, who has struggled...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tennessee Titans QB Jake Locker injured wrist, has MRI

Yesterday’s loss to the Cincinnati Bengals was a tough one of the Tennessee Titans in a lot of ways. After winning their opener on the road against the Chiefs the expectations for this team were skyrocketing. Now they’ve come plummeting back down to earth, and it looks like things are about to get worse. According to a report by Jim Wyatt of the Tennesseean, Titans quarterback...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans QB Locker hurt right wrist, has had MRI

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Titans quarterback Jake Locker hurt his wrist in Tennessee's loss to Cincinnati, and coach Ken Whisenhunt says Locker was sore enough at the end of the game the quarterback could barely grip the ball. Whisenhunt says Locker had an MRI on his right wrist Monday morning, and whether Locker will be able to play Sunday at Indianapolis only will be known later...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Locker Underwent MRI On Injured Wrist, Week 4 Status Uncertain

  Titans HC Ken Whisenhunt told reporters Monday that QB Jake Locker suffered a wrist injury during Week 3’s loss to the Bengals. Locker underwent an MRI on Monday and Whisenhunt said that they will know more about his status later in the week, per Terry McCormick. Whisenhunt said Locker could barely grip the ball towards the end of Sunday’s game, but the quarterback assured...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Behind Enemy Lines: The Tennessee Titans

The Cincinnati Bengals are off to their first 2-0 start since 2006 and are looking to keep their good run of form going into the Bye week. Can they continue their good run of form against the Tennessee Titans?I've asked Tennessee Titans Lead Writer Kenneth Goit a few questions to help us learn a little more about our week three opponents.Although they are 1-1 this season, the...
Via Pro Football Spot
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans search for more consistency following season's first loss

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Titans need a healthy blend from the first two weeks of the season to eventually meld a team of consistency. Impressive road winners at the Chiefs to open the season, the Titans were anything but at home Sunday in the 26-10 loss to the Cowboys. The consistency throughout the opener gave way to continual gaffes on both sides of the ball, where the Titans graded...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
13 days ago  |  Discuss

What an 0-2 Start Would Mean for Garrett

There’s a lot of speculation on what the Cowboys will do against the Titans on Sunday, but most lean more on the side of the Cowboys losing. It’s well  documented that Jason Garrett and Co are 0-3 against Ken Whisenhunt, so we have that. What’s your gut feeling the Cowboys will do on Sunday and what would a 0-2 start mean for Jason Garrett? For me, the hot seat will be fully...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Romo 0-2 Versus Ken Whisenhunt

Head Coaches and Quarterbacks are always going to be given a win-loss record next to their name; with that being said, Tony Romo is 0-2  on the road against a Ken Whisenhunt led team. With Jason Garrett as the Offensive Coordinator or Head Coach, the Cowboys are 0-3. I wouldn’t necessarily say Whisenhunt owns the Cowboys, but he does have a formula to beat Garrett and Romo. Will...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Whisenhunt says Titans LB Brown will miss season with torn pec

  Titans linebacker Zach Brown will miss the rest of the season with a torn pectoral muscle. Coach Ken Whisenhunt said Tuesday night on his weekly radio show that the Titans hoped Brown might be able to return from the injury later this season, which would have allowed them to place him on injured reserve designated for return. But Whisenhunt says unfortunately Brown will be out...
Via AP on Fox
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans relishing role as AFC underdogs, even after road rout

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Many of those who get paid to follow the NFL didn't see the Titans dominating the host Chiefs on the league's opening weekend. By most preseason assessments, the Titans were barely middle-of-the-pack AFC picks for head coach Ken Whisenhunt's debut season. After all, he was taking over a team that hadn't been to the playoffs since 2008, or won a...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Whisenhunt says Titans LB Brown will miss season

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Titans linebacker Zach Brown will miss the rest of the season with a torn pectoral muscle. Coach Ken Whisenhunt said Tuesday night on his weekly radio show that the Titans hoped Brown might be able to return from the injury later this season, which would have allowed them to place him on injured reserve designated for return. But Whisenhunt says unfortunately...
Via AP on Fox
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans LB Likely Lost for Season

Jim Wyatt had reported earlier that Zach Brown had a pectoral injury that could make him miss the rest of the season. Ken Whisenhunt has confirmed that news at this afternoon's press conference. No final determination has been made at this point, but it sounds like Brown will go to injured reserve. Brown was pretty much the only player that Ken Whisenhunt publicly called out...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Akeem Ayers may return to Titans' lineup soon

Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt didn't want to talk Monday about what Akeem Ayers has to do to get back on the field. But he did acknowledge the linebacker's chance may be coming soon, because of the potentially season-ending pectoral injury to linebacker Zach Brown. "I would think that if we have eight active (linebackers on game day) – and who knows what's going...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans 26, Chiefs 10: Five Things We Learned

Have the Tennessee Titans finally found the right combination for Jake Locker to find success? On Sunday, a new look Titans, with Ken Whisenhunt calling the offensive plays and Ray Horton settling in with the defense, beat Kansas City for their first win of the season.Jake Locker threw for 266 yards and two touchdowns, the Titans' new-look defense picked off Kansas City quarterback...
Via Football Nation
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Opening win feeds Titans' confidence, Dallas next

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee coach Ken Whisenhunt is happy being 1-0 and says he fully expected the Titans to go into Kansas City and win their season opener. Now he's ready to move on, put that win behind them and focus only on the Dallas Cowboys. And the longer critics keep overlooking his Titans, the better. ''All I seem to hear about is much more coverage about...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans LB Zach Brown has torn pectoral muscle

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Titans linebacker Zach Brown has a torn pectoral muscle, and coach Ken Whisenhunt says it's potentially a season-ending injury. Whisenhunt announced the injury Monday. The coach says the Titans will know more Tuesday and that he couldn't comment much more until the team has more information. But he says the only question is how much time Brown, 6-foot...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss
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