Titans Rumors & News

  • Titans Release Safety Michael Griffin

    Titansonline.com "Safety Michael Griffin proved durable and dependable during his nine seasons with the Titans. As the 2015 season came to an end, however, Griffin himself knew his days with the team could be numbered. On Tuesday, the Titans released Griffin, ending his run with the Titans. A first round..." February 09

  • Titans making progress with NFL ownership guidelines

    Tennessean "The Titans say they are making progress toward satisfying NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s desire for a singular owner to represent the franchise. In response to Goodell comments about the Titans during his state of the league address on Friday at the site of Super Bowl 50, Titans president and..." February 06

  • Roger Goodell Speaks Out on Concussions, 'Rooney Rule' for Women

    ABC News "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says there is a “culture change” in the NFL when it comes to concussions and, if he had a son, would have no problem allowing him to play the sport. “The number of concussions went up this year and they're going to go up and they're going to go down in any given..." February 06

  • NFL to establish Rooney rule for women

    ESPN "NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday the league is going to institute a Rooney rule for women when it comes to all NFL executive positions. He announced the decision in opening remarks at NFL Women's Summit, where roughly 250 men and women associated with the league are gathered to..." February 04

  • NFL to consider putting video on sideline tablets

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s embrace of tablet technology has been limited, to date. Soon, the bright blue Microsoft Surface devices that show up on sidelines could do more than simply show images of pre-snap formations. At a Tuesday press conference, NFL executive V.P. Brian Rolapp said that the league will..." February 02

  • Survey: NFL Players Don't Trust That Team Doctors Have Their Best Interests At Heart

    Deadspin "The Associated Press just released a big report on the relationship between NFL players’ health and the training and medical care they get from their teams. There’s a whole lot of insight into the pervasiveness of injuries and the inadequacies NFL training staffs have with addressing them. Let’s..." February 02

  • Super Bowl 50 to draw an estimated $4.2 billion in bets — most of them illegal

    Los Angeles Times "It's the one day when many Americans gladly take a gamble: Super Bowl Sunday. As the Denver Broncos meet the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 this Sunday, millions of people will place some type of bet on the game even if they don't care about football. A minority will gamble legally at..." February 01

  • Pro Bowl TV ratings down, again

    Pro Football Talk "The Pro Bowl was on ESPN Sunday night, and people were watching. But not as many people who watched in the past. The Pro Bowl drew a 5.0 overnight rating. That’s down from 5.6 last year and significantly down from the 6.7 rating the Pro Bowl got in 2014 when it was on NBC. Per Austin Karp of..." February 01

  • NFL VP of Officiating says catch rule 'is in a good place right now'

    CBS Sports "Can we all agree that no one knows what a catch is? Dez Bryant still doesn't, more than a year after his infamous non-catch sent the Cowboys home in a playoff game against the Packers. You don't. I don't. The average fan sure doesn't. And yet NFL VP of Officiating Dean Blandino said on Sunday..." February 01

  • NFL should add a skills competition at the Pro Bowl

    Pro Football Talk "As interest in the Pro Bowl flags, there’s an easy addition to Pro Bowl weekend that the NFL could use to spice things up: A skills competition. The other major sports all include a skills competition as part of their All-Star festivities. Baseball has the Home Run Derby. The NBA has the slam..." January 31

  • Titans GM candidate: Ownership didn't want to make big changes

    Bleacher Report "Last Wednesday afternoon, my cellphone buzzed with the Tennessee Titans' main line as I was finishing up another call on the home phone. “I gotta go, have another call coming in that I have to take.” A week had already passed since I jumped on a plane bound for Nashville, Tennessee, to take..." January 29

  • New York's attorney general reportedly going after NFL ticket market's 'fixed game'

    Sporting News "Need two? If you're in New York, those tickets are going to cost you. So much so that state attorney general Eric Schneiderman's office is conducting an antitrust investigation of the NFL and its price-floor practices on tickets, CNBC.com reported, citing unidentified sources. It's unclear..." January 28

  • Titans ownership issues trace to lack of clear succession plan

    Pro Football Talk "Neither the Titans nor the NFL will talk publicly about the ownership issues that have prompted “daily, weekly, monthly” discussions between the team and the league. Which made it slightly harder to find out the specific nature of the issue. Per a league source with knowledge of the situation,..." January 26

  • Vince Young arrested for DWI

    KXAN "Former University of Texas quarterback Vince Young was arrested for driving while intoxicated late Sunday evening in Austin. According to the Austin Police Department, Young was stopped on Interstate 35, near 51st Street just before midnight. He was booked into the Travis County Jail where his..." January 25

  • The 15 Best Twitter Jokes About Mike Carey After He Blew It Again

    Huffington Post "Another game, another whiffed analysis from CBS “officiating expert” Mike Carey. Carey, who was an NFL referee in another life, has warmed the hearts of Internet trolls everywhere this year by continually blowing calls on big-time broadcasts, making predictions day in and day out that prove..." January 25

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    Alex Marvez @alexmarvez

    Source tells @NFLonFOX that @Titans have named Nick Eason d-line coach. Was the assistant d-line coach

  • Three Coordinators Hired: LeBeau, Robiskie, April

    Titansonline.com "Titans coach Mike Mularkey has his coordinators locked up, and it’s an accomplished and experienced group. The Titans have hired veteran coach Terry Robiskie as the team’s offensive coordinator, while Dick LeBeau will return to his staff in 2016, as assistant head coach/defensive..." January 20

  • NFL health officials confronted NIH about researcher selection

    ESPN "Three of the NFL's top health and safety officers confronted the National Institutes of Health last June after the NIH selected a Boston University researcher to lead a major study on football and brain disease, Outside the Lines has learned. The new information contradicts denials by the NFL..." January 20

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    Paul Kuharsky @PaulKuharskyNFL

    Robinson: "We will look at any and all offers that come this way" for No. 1 pick. #Titans

  • Report: Peyton Manning Mentioned In Talks About Titans’ Next Ownership Group

    NESN "Could Peyton Manning land with the Tennessee Titans organization once he hangs up the cleats? Manning obviously is focused on the Denver Broncos’ upcoming AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots, but according to FOX Sports’ Jay Glazer, the quarterback’s name is being tossed..." January 18

  • Titans Hire Terry Robiskie As OC

    Pro Football Rumors "Jason Michael may not be off to L.A. after all. Ian Rapoport of NFL.com tweets that the former Titans offensive coordinator is expected to stay put and become Tennessee’ new quarterbacks coach. 11:02am: With the Titans’ new general manager and permanent head coach set to address the media later..." January 18

  • Ray Horton 'insulted' by Titans, will join Browns

    Tennessean "Titans defensive coordinator Ray Horton will be let out of his contract and hired for the same position with the Browns, The Tennessean learned Sunday, a day after Horton was passed over for Tennessee’s head coaching job in favor of Mike Mularkey. “They insulted him,” said John Wooten, chairman..." January 18

  • Mike Mularkey sheds interim tag, named Titans coach

    NFL.com "The Tennessee Titans have their man. The team announced Saturday that it has promoted interim leader Mike Mularkey to the role of head coach. It's a move that comes as little surprise after Rapoport noted that this was Mularkey's gig "to lose" after the coach was "given every indication that..." January 17

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Titans are hiring HC Mike Mularkey, sources told ESPN.

  • Titans coaching job is Mike Mularkey's 'to lose'

    NFL.com "The Tennessee Titans are the final NFL club without a coach, but that could change on Saturday. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport told NFL Network's GameDay First that it's Mike Mularkey's job "to lose." The interim coach who replaced Ken Whisenhunt in November is "expected to be their permanent..." January 16

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Titans ownership has insisted to job candidates it has interviewed since season ended that, contrary to belief, it is not selling franchise.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    DC Ray Horton interviews for #Titans today. Last scheduled interview & job could be filled as early as today. It's Mike Mularkey's to lose.

  • Mel Kiper: Titans Will Have Options with No.1 Pick

    Titansonline.com "The Titans have the No.1 pick of this year’s NFL Draft. Right now, ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. said the Titans should have plenty of options, whether it’s making the pick or trading it. Kiper released his first mock draft on Thursday morning. He projected the Titans taking Ohio State..." January 15

  • Report: Mike Mularkey given ‘strong indications’ Titans job is his

    Larry Brown Sports "The Titans reportedly reached an agreement on Thursday with former Buccaneers director of player personnel Jon Robinson, who will serve as Tennessee’s general manager. The team is now in need of a head coach, but there’s a chance Mike Mularkey could still get the job. Ian Rapoport of NFL..." January 14

  • Report: Jon Robinson front runner for Titans GM

    Music City Miracles "Jason La Canfora, who is often wrong on things when it comes to the Titans, is reporting that Jon Robinson of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is the front runner to become the Titans new general manager" January 14

  • Patriots OC Josh McDaniels Expected to Go to Titans

    Pats Pulpit "This morning we highlighted that New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels was trending towards staying with the Patriots for another year, with one caveat: If former Patriots Assistant Director of College Scouting Jon Robinson, currently with the Buccaneers, takes the Tennessee..." January 14

  • Titans, Bucs exec Jon Robinson agree to GM deal

    Tennessean "The Titans have agreed in principle to name Buccaneers executive Jon Robinson general manager, The Tennessean learned from a source close to the hiring process Thursday morning. The team will begin interviewing head coaching candidates Thursday. Robinson, a native of Union City, Tenn., was the..." January 14

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    Titans likely make decision on their GM opening by Friday, if not sooner. Chris Polian has ties already to some staff there. Worth watching

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    Doug Marrone's Interview with the #Titans is expected to take place on Thursday, source said.

  • White NFL Asst Coaches Twice as Likely to Be Promoted Than Black Asst Coaches

    Black Sports Online "I understand the people who do these studies put many hours, days, weeks and years into their work. I am not trying to put down what they do, but you don’t need a study to know there is systematic prejudice not just in the NFL, but almost every industry in America. I do like that they worked..." January 12

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Titans are set to interview #Lions DC Teryl Austin, source said. They recently received permission to do so.

  • Donald Trump Thinks All These Personal Foul Penalties Have Made Football ‘Soft’

    Uproxx "Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is mad as hell, and he’s not going to take it anymore. Why? Because according to what he told a crowd of 2,000 supporters in Reno, Nevada on Sunday, the cherished national pastime of American Football has gone too soft — just like the great country of..." January 11

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #KCChiefs director of football operations Chris Ballard is interviewing for #Titans GM today. Their last scheduled interview at this point

  • Titans request permission to interview Jaguars' Marrone

    The Score "The Tennessee Titans have requested permission to interview Jacksonville Jaguars assistant Doug Marrone for the team's head coaching vacancy, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Marrone will be just one of several candidates for the job, but reported interest around the league suggests he may..." January 09

  • Raiders' Khalil Mack makes history, named All-Pro at two positions

    CBS Sports "People outside Oakland who didn't know about Khalil Mack got their introduction to his talents when he sacked Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler five times in Week 14. On Friday, Mack made history when the Associated Press named him an All-Pro at two positions -- linebacker and defensive..." January 09

  • NFL plans to stream London games in 2016, Apple and Google in talks to buy rights

    New York Daily News "The National Football League is planning to live-stream all three games scheduled to be played in London next season, and Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc subsidiary Google are among the technology companies in talks to buy the rights to conduct the streams, said two sources familiar with the..." January 08

  • Beyonce Will Join Coldplay for Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show

    ET Online "Coldplay will have a very high-profile guest star at the Super Bowl. Sources confirm to Entertainment Tonight that Queen Bey herself, Beyonce, will join the band on-stage during their halftime performance at Super Bowl 50 on Feb. 7. Presumably, the group will deliver a live rendition of "Hymn..." January 08

  • Titans Interview Ted Sundquist For GM Job

    Pro Football Rumors "In a press release, the Titans have confirmed that they interviewed Giants vice president of player evaluation Marc Ross today for their general manager position, a meeting that had been previously reported. Within that same release, the Titans also announced that they’ve completed an interview..." January 07

  • Sources: Josh McDaniels interested in becoming Titans' coach

    ESPN "New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels is interested in the Tennessee Titans' head coaching position, sources told ESPN's John Clayton. McDaniels, 39, has been credited with adapting the Patriots' offense around injuries that depleted their offensive line and receiving corps..." January 07

  • Major NFL Agent Ben Dogra Banned 3 Years by NFLPA

    The Big Lead "Early Wednesday, per Rand Getlin of NFL Network, the NFL Players Association revoked the operating license of high-profile agent Ben Dogra and fined him $200,000. 38 counts? Yikes. While the players union did not cite any specifics re: the reason for the suspension and fine, the NFLPA did..." January 07

  • Titans Interview Martin Mayhew for GM Job

    Titansonline.com "The Titans on Wednesday interviewed Martin Mayhew for the team’s general manager position. Among the group Mayhew met with today included Titans controlling owner Amy Adams Strunk and Kenneth Adams IV from the ownership group, and President Steve Underwood. Earlier this week, the franchise..." January 06

  • Dean Blandino: Veteran WRs helping clarify 'catch rule'

    NFL.com "The NFL is working hard to remedy one of the league's most pressing competitive issues and has sought out veterans and legends for advice. Vice President of Officiating Dean Blandino told NFL Network's Dan Hellie on Tuesday that the league has reached out to former wide receivers for input and..." January 06

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    One of #Titans 1st interviews for their GM opening will be #Giants VP of Player Evaluation Marc Ross, I'm told. Should be in next day or so

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    Albert Breer @AlbertBreer

    One target for the Tennessee Titans in their GM search: Ravens assistant GM Eric DeCosta. Aiming high. We'll see if he considers it.

  • Titans Announce Front Office Changes

    Titansonline.com "The Tennessee Titans announced several changes to the team’s front office today, including that Steve Underwood will serve as the team’s president and chief executive officer on a permanent basis, and the interim tag has been removed from his title. The team has also announced that it will not..." January 04