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Titans Looking To Bring In More Competition At WR?

  Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean suggests that it would not be a surprise if the Titans added a wide receiver to the roster sometime in August, or after roster cuts begin. Wyatt notes that there are likely only three roster locks at wide receiver: Nate Washington, Kendall Wright and Justin Hunter. Wyatt adds that veteran WR Derek Hagan could fill one the spots behind the top three...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Preston tries to seize bigger role with Titans

The Titans have their starting receivers in veteran Nate Washington, rising star Kendall Wright and promising Justin Hunter. But who will take the role as the fourth receiver when the season opens at Kansas City on Sept. 7? Michael Preston, second-year pro, has taken every opportunity to stand out to the coaches, especially wide receivers coach Shawn Jefferson. "He is my...
Via Pro Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Facebook Friday: Digital playbook will help team before training camp

The Tennessee Titans wrapped up its offseason workout program on Thursday and will take a short break before returning on July 25 for training camp. For players new and old, with a brand new coaching staff, the playbook is a lot to take in. Unlike in years past, the team will take advantage of digital playbooks on team-issued iPads. Via Craig Peters of Titansonline.com: “You could...
Via cover32 - Titans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Picking apart cover32′s Tennessee Titans’ receiving corps rankings

Back on June 10, cover32 has a post ranking the top receiving corps in the NFL. This list had the Tennessee Titans as close to the bottom as you can get, at No. 31. Surely they’ve got a good excuse, right? Check it out: “31. Tennessee Titans – There is simply a dearth of talent at the receiving positions in Tennessee, making things difficult for a young quarterback like Jake...
Via cover32 - Titans
21 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Tennessee Titans Over/Under

  Over/Under Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports 1. Kendall Wright has 1,100 receiving yards (1,079 in 2013) Over/Under Frederick Breedon/Getty Images North America) 2. Nate Washington has 1,000 receiving yards (919 yds. in 2013) Over/Under Harry How/Getty Images North America) 3. Jake Locker passes for 3,000 yards Over/Under (AP Photo) 4. Jurrell Casey records 10 sacks (2.5 in 2011...
Via KC Sports Ninja
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Titans' maturing wideout corps primed for stellar season

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Titans are heavily into the process of learning the offensive and defensive systems being implemented by new head coach Ken Whisenhunt and his staff. But unlike most of their teammates, the Titans wideouts are going through it while hearing a familiar voice. Wide receivers coach Shawn Jefferson was one of two holdover position coaches the Mike Munchak era...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans test undrafted wide receivers

It will be an uphill battle for all of the Tennessee Titans’ undrafted free agents, especially those on the offensive side of the ball as they seek to find a home on the roster. But, the wide receivers have more cause for optimism than most others. The Titans have three locks to make the roster at wide receiver – Nate Washington, Kendall Wright and Justin Hunter. However, the...
Via isportsweb.com
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans test undrafted wide receivers

It will be an uphill battle for all of the Titans’ undrafted free agents as they seek to find a home on the roster. But the wide receivers have more cause for optimism than most others. The Titans have three locks to make the roster at wide receiver — Nate Washington, Kendall Wright and Justin Hunter — but the competition for the other slots appears to be wide open. Michael...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans unlikely to release Nate Washington

There’s no doubt Nate Washington hasn’t played up to his ability with the Tennessee Titans, but talented wide receivers don’t grow on trees and there’s hope Washington will eventually turn the corner and become the productive talent many believe he can be. That’s part of the reason why the Titans are likely to keep Washington on their roster rather than cutting him, despite...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Top Ten NFL Wide Receiver Deep Threats

In today’s passing league, every team needs to have a deep ball threat receiver down the field.  It really opens up the field when you have a guy who demands respect far beyond the line of scrimmage.  This list examines the number of targets, receptions, and catch rate beyond 20 yards of these 2013 top ten NFL wide receiver deep threats.  Have a look at which wide outs are doing...
Via Down and Distance
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Kenny Britt 'doing great' after difficult season, teammate says

The Titans have almost certainly moved on from wide receiver Kenny Britt, but teammate Nate Washington has not. Washington says he’s stayed in regular contact with Britt, whose contract with the Titans expires in March. The Titans aren’t expected to re-sign him after a disappointing 11-catch season and a lengthy history of off-field problems. “Kenny was over at my house maybe...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans Are Expected To Retain S Michael Griffin & WR Nate Washington

According to Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean, the titans are likely to keep S Michael Griffin and WR Nate Washington, despite their high salaries. Both players have been rumored to be on the chopping block this offseason, but it sounds like the Titans would prefer to hang to them rather than look for cheaper replacements. Griffin, 29, has undergone multiple procedures this offseason...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans Could Part Ways With Chris Johnson, Nate Washington & Ryan Fitzpatrick?

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports has talked to a single person in the NFL who expects RB Chris Johnson to be back with the Titans next season. Johnson, 28, still has three years remaining on his six-year, $55.26 million contract. The Titans could save $4 million in cap space if they were to release him outright, according to OverTheCap.com. However, La Canfora mentions that Tennessee...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans face decisions on veteran players after season

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- As the Tennessee Titans close a disappointing season Sunday against visiting Houston, there is conversation about which veteran players will return next season -- and which ones will not. It is pretty much a given that fifth-year wide receiver Kenny Britt, the 2009 first-round draft pick who was expected to be the team's lead receiver, won't return after...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
December 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Nate Washington Tops 100 Yards vs. Jaguars

Titans receiver Nate Washington had his first 100-yard game since Week 4 Sunday at Jacksonville.Fantasy Spin:Washington had 117 yards and a touchdown on six catches, giving him 209 yards over his last two games. If he can put up 120 yards in Week 17, Washington will get to 1,000 yards for the second time in three years.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans squeak past Jaguars, clinch 2nd place in AFC South

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Nate Washington spoiled Brad Meester's home finale. He also may have helped save Mike Munchak's job. Washington scored on a 30-yard reception in the fourth quarter and Tennessee got a much-needed defensive stop late -- both equally huge in helping the Titans beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 20-16 and end a three-game losing streak Sunday. Munchak surely...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans' Washington scores to beat Jaguars 20-16

Nate Washington spoiled Brad Meester's home finale. He also may have helped save Mike Munchak's job. Washington scored on a 30-yard reception in the fourth quarter and Tennessee got a much-needed defensive stop late - both equally huge in helping the Titans beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 20-16 and end a three-game losing streak Sunday. Munchak surely didn't need getting...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Fox: Top 50 PPR wideouts for Week 11

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 11, citing Points Per Reception leagues. This countdown, for the most part, projects the greatest combination of catches, yards, touchdowns and targets among wideouts for the NFL's 11th weekend. Byes: St. Louis, Dallas Top 50 PPR Wideouts 1-25 1. Calvin Johnson @ Pittsburgh 2. Andre Johnson vs. Oakland 3. Brandon Marshall vs. Baltimore...
Via Fox Sports South
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Fox: Top 50 PPR wideouts for Week 11

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 11, citing Points Per Reception leagues. This countdown, for the most part, projects the greatest combination of catches, yards, touchdowns, and targets among wideouts, for the NFL's 11th weekend. Byes: St. Louis, Dallas Top 50 PPR Wideouts 1-25 1. Calvin Johnson @ Pittsburgh 2. Andre Johnson vs. Oakland 3. Brandon Marshall vs....
Via Fox Sports South
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Fox: Top 50 wideouts for Week 11 (non-PPR)

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 11 (standard-scoring leagues). This countdown doesn't lean on a particular stat. Its merely an educated best guess of which wideouts will tally the best combination of yards and touchdowns for the NFL's 11th weekend. Byes: St. Louis, Dallas Note: Seattle's Percy Harvin (recovering from hip surgery) is off the board for now...
Via Fox Sports South
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Fox: Top 50 wideouts for Week 11 (non-PPR)

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 11 (standard-scoring leagues). This countdown doesn't lean on a particular stat. Its merely an educated best guess of which wideouts will tally the best combination of yards and touchdowns for the NFL's 11th weekend. Byes: St. Louis, Dallas Note: Seattle's Percy Harvin (recovering from hip surgery) is off the board for now...
Via Fox Sports South
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Fox: Top 50 PPR wideouts for Week 9

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 9, citing Points Per Reception leagues. This countdown, for the most part, projects the greatest combination of catches, yards, touchdowns and targets, among wideouts, for the NFL's ninth weekend. Byes: Jacksonville, N.Y. Giants, Denver, San Francisco, Arizona, Detroit Top 50 PPR Wide Receivers 1-25 1. Dez Bryant vs. Minnesota ...
Via Fox Sports South
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Fox: Top 50 PPR wideouts for Week 9

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 9, citing Points Per Reception leagues. This countdown, for the most part, projects the greatest combination of catches, yards, touchdowns and targets, among wideouts, for the NFL's ninth weekend. Byes: Jacksonville, N.Y. Giants, Denver, San Francisco, Arizona, Detroit Top 50 PPR Wide Receivers 1-25 1. Dez Bryant vs. Minnesota ...
Via Fox Sports South
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Fox: Top 50 PPR wideouts for Week 7

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 7, citing Points Per Reception leagues. This countdown, for the most part, projects the greatest combination of catches, yards, touchdowns and targets, among wideouts, for the NFL's seventh weekend. Byes: New Orleans, Oakland Top 50 PPR Wideouts 1-25 1. Brandon Marshall @ Washington 2. Dez Bryant @ Philadelphia 3. A.J. Green @...
Via Fox Sports South
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy: Top 50 wideouts for Week 7 (non-PPR)

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 7 (standard-scoring leagues). This countdown doesn't lean on a particular stat. Its merely an educated best guess of which wideouts will tally the best combination of yards and touchdowns for the NFL's seventh weekend. Note: James Jones (knee) and Danny Amendola (possible concussion) are currently off the board. Byes: Oakland...
Via Fox Sports South
October 16, 2013  |  Discuss
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