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Former Titans player Tim Shaw is digging wells in Brazil despite ALS diagnosis

Despite the fact that former Titans linebacker Tim Shaw was recently diagnosed with ALS, he’s in Brazil digging wells. Per his agent, Tim Shaw (fmr Titan diagnosed w/ ALS) left for Brazil this week with his dad to help dig wells for people needing clean water — Scott Carasik (@ScottCarasik) September 12, 2014 Talk about selfless and living life to the fullest. var ACE_AR...
Via Pro Football Zone
7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Arizona Cardinals don’t need to call Tim Tebow, but these 10 teams should

He hasn’t been seen in awhile, at least on the football field. The only vision of Tim Tebow of late has been on the SEC Network, where he currently is filling the role of a college football analyst. While that gig helps pass the time, and brings in a paycheck, the former Heisman Trophy winner still itches to get back in the game. The quarterback who electrified the league with...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Tennessee Titans should give Tim Tebow a call right now

He hasn’t been seen in awhile, at least on the football field. The only vision of Tim Tebow of late has been on the SEC Network, where he currently is filling the role of a college football analyst. While that gig helps pass the time, and brings in a paycheck, the former Heisman Trophy winner still itches to get back in the game. The quarterback who electrified the league with...
Via cover32 - Titans
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Tim Shaw has ALS and it’s heartbreaking

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last week, you know the Ice Bucket Challenge is sweeping the nation. People are pouring buckets of ice water over their heads to try and raise awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) better known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Former Tennessee Titans linebacker Tim Shaw was diagnosed in April with ALS. This time last season,...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans QB Jake Locker moves up in 1-32 starting QB rankings

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
Via cover32 - Titans
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Titans LB Shaw reveals his ALS during Ice Bucket Challenge

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tim Shaw knew, sooner or later, he had to go public that he had ALS. As the Ice Bucket Challenge phenomenon to raise awareness and money to fight the disease and find a cure swept the country, the former Titans linebacker and special teams captain knew the time had come. Thus, the video he released Tuesday was not just a challenge to the Titans, the football team...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Titans do ALS challenge after being nominated by Tim Shaw, who has ALS

A year ago, Tim Shaw was just another NFL player, a linebacker for the Tennessee Titans. And now, he is the latest former professional athlete to be diagnosed with ALS. Shaw announced on Tuesday that he has recently been diagnosed with the disease. He’s fighting back against it, recently participating in the ALS ice-bucket challenge to raise awareness and funding for the ALS foundation...
Via cover32 - Titans
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars' Posluszny shaken by ALS diagnosis of former college teammate

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- If Jacksonville Jaguars middle linebacker Paul Posluszny wasn't already among those becoming aware of the need for an increase in research to combat ALS, the news Tuesday about a former college teammate of his caught his attention all the more. Tim Shaw, who played linebacker alongside Posluszny for four years at Penn State and was with the Jaguars in 2008...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans take challenge for former LB Shaw with ALS

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Titans emptied their headquarters of every available cooler and trash bucket so they could accept Tim Shaw's Ice Bucket Challenge after practice. The former linebacker now battling ALS had a front row seat Wednesday for the mass dousing. Even coach Ken Whisenhunt, who didn't know Shaw, poured ice water on himself less than a day after...
Via AP on Fox
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Titans LB Tim Shaw Reveals He Has ALS During Ice Bucket Challenge Video

Former NFL linebacker and special teamer Tim Shaw completed an inspirational Ice Bucket Challenge on Tuesday. The 30-year-old revealed in a short video that he has recently been diagnosed with the disease before pouring a cooler of ice water on his head. “A year ago, I was playing NFL football,” Shaw said in the video. “I’ve recently been diagnosed with ALS. I’m here...
Via NESN.com
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Ice Bucket Challenges: The True Story

Ice Bucket Challenges getting on your nerves? Maybe you should understand the why behind them. Recently diagnose ALS patient and retired Chicago linebacker Tim Shaw does. What became a viral international social media phenomenon started with one man, Pete Frates. Pete was a baseball player with Boston College, a college star and captain of the BC Eagles baseball team and a lover...
Via Sports Mockery
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Did Playing In NFL Give Tim Shaw ALS?

Tim Shaw, a well-respected NFL journeyman, on Tuesday announced that he’s suffering from ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Shaw’s the latest reminder of why the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is personal for NFL players: He’s at least the fourth NFL veteran in the past seven years to be diagnosed with ALS, a devastating and incurable disease. Shaw made the announcement...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

ALS Hits Former Chicago Bear

Former Chicago Bear Linebacker, Tim Shaw, announced today that he is battling with ALS also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. It has been a year since Shaw has been with an NFL team, but the 30-year-old announced he has ALS on the Tennessee Titans website. “I’m Tim Shaw,” he says in the video. “A year ago I was playing NFL football. I have recently been diagnosed with ALS...
Via Sports Mockery
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL LB Tim Shaw says he has ALS in Ice Bucket Challenge video

  Former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw has announced that he has ALS. In a 25-second video posted Tuesday on the Tennessee Titans' web site, the 30-year-old Shaw reveals he was recently diagnosed with ALS and pours a bucket of ice water on his head as part of the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money and awareness to battle the disease. Shaw then challenges "the Tennessee Titans...
Via AP on Fox
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw announces he has ALS

While the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has become a phenomenon to help raise money and awareness for ALS, the reality of the disease is still there. Former NFL linebacker, most recently of the Tennessee Titans, Tim Shaw was participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and announced via the Titans website, that he has been […]
Via Full Scale Sports
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL LB Tim Shaw diagnosed with ALS

Former Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Chicago Bears and Tennessee Titans linebacker Tim Shaw has announced he has ALS in a new video on the Titans’ official website. Photo Credit: TitansOnline.com In the clip, Shaw challenges the Titans organization, along with James Franklin and the Penn State football team (his alma mater) to take part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge...
Via Gridiron Grit
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw says he has ALS

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw has announced that he has ALS. In a video posted Tuesday on the Tennessee Titans' web site, the 30-year-old Shaw reveals he was recently diagnosed and says ''I'm here today to stand up and fight with all of you against this disease'' before pouring a bucket of ice water on his head as part of the Ice Bucket...
Via AP on Fox
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Titans linebacker Tim Shaw announces he has ALS

This is so sad. Former Titans linebacker Tim Shaw has announced he has ALS. Click the link below. Former Titans linebacker Tim Shaw (@TShawsTruth) has announced he has ALS. His message: http://t.co/QQozY9329p — Tennessee Titans (@TennesseeTitans) August 19, 2014 It’s amazing he can smile knowing the disease he’s about to battle.  When diagnosed with ALS a person usually only...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

2013 Tennessee Titans preseason positional analysis: OLB

Our next stop on our trip around the Tennessee Titans position by position as we approach the start of the 2013 regular season is a look at the outside linebackers. As I've covered before, most recently in the offseason positional analysis, Jerry Gray on his arrival in 2011 brought a revised conception of what the two outside linebacking positions meant. The Titans brought...
Via Total Titans
August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Tennessee Titans offseason positional analysis: MLB

After covering the defensive ends and tackles, we turn our position to the next level of the defense, specifically the middle linebackers, as we continue our trip around the Tennessee Titans position by position heading into the 2013 offseason. When we addressed the Mike backer last offseason and again in the preseason, it looked like the Titans had found a solution for 2012...
Via Total Titans
February 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans LB McCarthy out vs Texans due to concussion

Tennessee middle linebacker Colin McCarthy will not play Sunday against the Houston Texans due to a concussion. McCarthy has not practiced since suffering a concussion in last week's loss at Jacksonville. He has missed four games previously this season with a high right ankle sprain hurt in the season opener against New England. Tim Shaw will replace McCarthy in the base defense...
Via AP on Fox
November 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Titans Say They Spotted Weakness In Steelers Punt Protection On Tape

A big play late in the first quarter of the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-23 loss Thursday night to the Tennessee Titans was the blocked punt of rookie punter Drew Butler that resulted in the Titans scoring their first touchdown of the game. On the play, long snapper Greg Warren and upback Ryan Mundy both start off accounting for backup linebacker Tim Shaw. Warren then rotates off Shaw...
Via Steelers Depot
October 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Blocked punt helps Titans take early 13-10 lead

Tim Shaw blocked a punt to set up Jamie Harper's 1-yard run that gave the Tennessee Titans a 13-10 lead over the Pittsburgh Steelers early in the second quarter Thursday night. The Titans had been one of only two NFL teams without a rushing touchdown - the St. Louis Rams were the other - before Harper's burst on the opening play of the second quarter. Shaw set up the touchdown...
Via Fox Sports
October 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Titans DT Marks doubtful for opener vs Patriots

Tennessee Titans starting defensive tackle Sen'Derrick Marks is doubtful for the season opener against New England after missing his third straight practice Friday with a sprained right knee. Marks missed the preseason finale against New Orleans. Reserve offensive tackle Mike Otto is the only other player who did not practice and has been declared out as he recovers from hand...
Via Fox Sports
September 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans 2012 preseason schedule announced

For the third straight day, some vaguely substantive-like news thing out of Titans land. After the signings of Tim Shaw and Leger Douzable (officially confirmed today) the past two days, today saw the announcement of the Titans' preseason schedule. Last year at this time, I got to make snarky comments about the incongruent nature of announcing the preseason schedule when nobody...
Via Total Titans
April 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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