Titans Rumors & News

  • Titans' Delanie Walker cleared to return to action

    Tennessean "Titans tight end Delanie Walker passed his final concussion tests and doctors have cleared him to return to action. Walker is listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Eagles at Philadelphia (noon, WTVF-5, 104.5-FM). He sat out Monday night's game against the Steelers after suffering a..." November 22

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    Paul Kuharsky @PaulKuharskyNFL

    Delanie: I was knocked out. It was from hit directly to face. #Titans #Ravens

  • Steelers rally past Titans for key win

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "The Steelers wouldn't let the unthinkable happen two weeks in a row. Down 11 points to the slumping Tennessee Titans in the fourth quarter Monday night and in danger of losing their second in a row to a team with a poor record, the Steelers scored two touchdowns in less than six minutes for a..." November 18

  • Titans' Chase Coffman fined $30K

    ESPN.com "Tennessee Titans tight end Chase Coffman was fined $30,000 for a cheap shot on a Baltimore Ravens coach well outside the field of play last Sunday. Fox Sports' Jay Glazer tweeted out video of the play, on which Coffman ventures well beyond the thick white sideline stripe separating the field of..." November 17

  • Titans targeting Justin Hunter unsuccessfully

    Tennessean "Getting the ball into wide receiver Justin Hunter's hands has not been an easy task for the Titans this year. Hunter has just 21 catches through nine games, though he's been targeted 50 times. That 42 percent ratio of catches to targets ranks Hunter last among NFL receivers who've played at..." November 16

  • Texans, Titans interested in Hoyer

    ESPN.com "Cleveland Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer is trying to get the Browns an AFC North title and postseason trip. But Sunday's game against the Houston Texans and coach Bill O'Brien is also something of an audition. Hoyer and O'Brien worked together in the past and they have an interest in doing the..." November 16

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    Jesse Sanchez @JesseSanchezMLB

    Source: Cuban teenage prospect Yoan Moncada has been declared a free agent by MLB. He still must be unblocked by OFAC before he can sign.

  • Titans ticked off at tank-the-season talk

    Tennessean "It's that time of year, when NFL fans live and die with every outcome as their teams fight to stay in the playoff race. Unless, of course, their team is headed nowhere fast. In that case, thoughts of the draft — and a prime pick — begin to sprout. Everyone knows how it works: The worse the..." November 14

  • Ravens defense records five sacks in 21-7 win over Titans

    Baltimore Beat Down "The Ravens' defense put in a stellar performance against Tennessee on Sunday. Never has a 14-point lead seemed like so much. But after Joe Flacco's 32-yard touchdown throw to Torrey Smith in the fourth quarter at the 13:09 mark, the game just seemed over. That put the game at 21-7, which..." November 10

  • Delanie Walker suffers concussion

    ESPN.com "Tennessee Titans tight end Delanie Walker was knocked out of Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens with a concussion after absorbing a big hit from safety Terrence Brooks. Walker was initially credited with a 12-yard catch on the second-quarter play. Baltimore challenged the play and the..." November 09

  • Titans' Smith: O-line needs to step up

    ESPN.com "Tennessee Titans president and CEO Tommy Smith said in a radio interview Friday that while the team's coach and general manager are safe, members of the underachieving offensive line shouldn't feel the same. Asked in an appearance on The Wake Up Zone on 104.5 in Nashville on Friday morning if..." November 07

  • NFLPA pushing league to collectively bargain over personal conduct policy changes

    SB Nation "The NFLPA has been adamant that any changes to the league's personal conduct policy must be collectively bargained. The NFL has been resistant, however. The NFL Players Association are butting heads once again, this time over how to negotiate changes to the league's personal conduct policy. The..." November 04

  • Why are Titans so bad? Blame recent drafts

    Tennessean "It's painful to watch the Titans these days. Just as difficult is identifying the biggest problem. Free agents aren't performing up to expectations. Key draft picks haven't panned out. Would you believe only two of the 20 players selected from the 2009-2010 draft classes are on the team? That's..." October 30

  • Taylor Lewan pleads guilty to two misdemeanors

    Pro Football Talk "Since he was accused of hitting an Ohio State fan after his final home game at Michigan 11 months ago, Taylor Lewan has insisted he was innocent. Now he has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors in connection with the incident. Lewan, who was the Titans’ first-round draft pick this year and is a..." October 30

  • Titans QB Zach Mettenberger laughs off "selfie" smack

    Tennessean "Zach Mettenberger offered up a smile on Tuesday, but it wasn't for a "selfie." The Titans rookie quarterback admitted he found humor in Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt calling him out about his social media pictures leading up to Sunday's game. "I just kind of laughed it off,''..." October 29

  • Clean-shaven Mettenberger ready for next test as Titans QB

    Fox Sports Tennessee "If all goes well, Zach Mettenberger might someday be the face of the Tennessee Titans. That type of franchise designation is usually reserved for the starting quarterback of any NFL team. While the rookie quarterback must eventually prove worthy of the part, he certainly got the memo from..." October 28

  • Patriots may eye Doug Martin; Michael Griffin on block

    Cincy Jungle "The NFL trade deadline ends Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 4 p.m. ET, and we're taking a look at the latest rumors and rumblings of players who could get dealt. TheMMQB's Peter King doesn't anticipate an active NFL trade deadline, but says that Denver Broncos cornerback Tony Carter could be one the block,..." October 28

  • J.J. Watt calls out Zach Mettenberger

    ESPN.com "The king of selfies, at least among NFL quarterbacks, got a little wake-up call from one of the best defensive players in the NFL on Sunday. Texans defensive end J.J. Watt sacked Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger twice, forced a fumble and batted one of his passes during Houston's 30-16 win..." October 27

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    John Glennon @glennonsports

    Sankey will start today ahead of Greene, as has been the case most of last few weeks. #Titans

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    Paul Kuharsky @PaulKuharskyNFL

    Team source says Greene's roster status not in jeopardy as a result of this. #Titans

  • Titans RB Shonn Greene arrested

    Tennessean "Titans running back Shonn Greene was arrested on Friday night on a handful of charges, the most serious a resisting stop charge stemming from him leaving the scene of an incident in Franklin, Tennessee. Greene was charged with a handicap parking violation, driving on a revoked/suspended..." October 26

  • Zach Mettenberger could open up Titans' offense

    Tennessean "The Titans hope rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger's powerful throwing arm will open up their passing game and lead to more big plays. Titans receivers, however, are aware they may have to pay a small price in bruised fingers, the result of fastballs the 6-foot-5, 224-pound rookie likes to..." October 24

  • Titans' Lewan chooses settlement over trial

    ESPN.com "Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan plans to settle rather than go to trial to fight three misdemeanor assault charges from last December, his lawyer said. Lewan, a four-year starter at the University of Michigan, was charged with one count of aggravated assault and two counts of assault and..." October 23

  • Titans plan to start Zach Mettenberger against Texans

    Tennessean "The Titans plan to start rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger against the Texans on Sunday, according to sources familiar with the situation. The move could also signal the beginning of the end for quarterback Jake Locker in Tennessee. The fourth-year pro has missed the last two games with a..." October 23

  • British government backs possibility of an NFL franchise in London

    SB Nation "The British government strongly supports the idea of an NFL team based in London, and recently had discussions with high-level league officials about the possibility of putting a team in the United Kingdom. British treasury chief George Osborne pledged full government backing for a franchise in..." October 23

  • Nate Washington could be on trade block for Titans

    NFL.com "The Tennessee Titans parted ways with one veteran on Tuesday in Akeem Ayers. Could Nate Washington be the next known commodity to be sent on his way? NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday on NFL Total Access that teams have been calling the Titans about Washington, who recently lost..." October 23

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    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    Been told #Titans are trading LB Akeem Ayers to the #Patriots. The only thing that would prevent is a failed physical

  • Charlie Whitehurst starts again for Titans

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans didn’t rule quarterback Jake Locker out during the week, but all the signs pointed toward another start for Charlie Whitehurst after a week of limited practices for Locker as he recovers from a thumb injury. Those signs were pointing in the right direction. Locker is inactive for the..." October 19

  • Titans' Charlie Whitehurst likely to start again

    Tennessean "Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst once again took the majority of the reps during the open portion of practice Friday and signs point to him starting again on Sunday against the Redskins. Jake Locker, sidelined last week with a thumb injury, was listed as limited on the team's Injury Report..." October 18

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    #Titans RB Shonn Greene (hamstring) will miss his 2nd straight game this week, according to a league source.

  • Jay Gruden: Tennessee Titans never offered me job

    NFL.com "When the Tennessee Titans travel to Washington to face the Redskins on Sunday, they will be facing one of the top choices for their head coaching vacancy last January. Then the Cincinnati Bengals' offensive coordinator, Jay Gruden was the first of four candidates to interview with the Titans..." October 16

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    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    Locker said he's feeling good and optimistic about playing on Sunday for #Titans

  • Titans won't give Jake Locker thumbs up just yet

    Tennessean "Titans quarterback Jake Locker wants to return to the starting lineup. Coach Ken Whisenhunt isn't ready to give him a thumbs up, however, because the quarterback's injured right thumb continues to be an issue. Charlie Whitehurst stepped in for his second start in three weeks on Sunday and..." October 14

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    Paul Kuharsky @PaulKuharskyNFL

    Whiz: Sankey nerves were a factor a little bit early. He's getting better. Excited about him. #Titans

  • Titans' Charlie Whitehurst earns second NFL win

    Tennessean "It wasn't by accident that quarterback Charlie Whitehurst was slapped with the "Clipboard Jesus" nickname. Over the course of his nine-year career, Whitehurst had started just five games — and had earned only one victory — before Sunday's meeting with the Jaguars at LP Field. But with the..." October 13

  • Titans escape Jaguars, disaster

    Tennessean "After everything that transpired at LP Field on Sunday afternoon, what in the Sammie Hill are the Titans doing needing a blocked field-goal attempt in the closing seconds to beat Jacksonville? Incredibly, that's exactly what had to happen for the Titans to escape with a 16-14 victory over one..." October 13

  • Jake Locker out, Charlie Whitehurst to start for Titans

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars are going for their first win of the year today, a task made easier with the absence of Titans quarterback Jake Locker. Locker injured his right thumb last week against the Browns, and wasn’t able to practice this week." October 12

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Titans do not plan on having RB Shonn Green (hamstring) today, source says.

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    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    RB Shonn Greene did not practice today for #Titans. Neither did TEs Thompson or Stevens. Coty Sensabaugh didn't do much in open portion

  • Titans QB Jake Locker not expected to play vs. Jaguars

    Tennessean "Titans quarterback Jake Locker (right thumb) is not expected to play against the Jaguars on Sunday (noon, WTVF-5, 104.5-FM). He's officially listed listed as questionable. Locker made some soft tosses during the open portion of practice on Friday, but on the injury report he was designated as a..." October 10

  • Bose sends out free headphones to NFL teams

    Los That Sports Blog "Now that audio powerhouse Bose is the official headphone supplier for the NFL — something that got San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick fined $10k for wearing Beats headphones this past weekend — Bose needs to push their brand via NFL players. Apparently the company has moved quickly to do so, as..." October 10

  • Titans fan starts 'Suck for the Duck' campaign

    Tennessean "Of course you remember the "Suck for Luck" campaign, started by fans who wanted Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck with the first pick of the NFL Draft in 2012. Fans of the Colts, Dolphins and Rams all drooled over Luck, who eventually went to the Colts based on Indianapolis having the NFL's..." October 10

  • Titans' Michael Roos to have season-ending surgery

    Tennessean "Michael Roos has played in 148 games for the Titans, but on Wednesday the veteran left tackle learned his season is over. His career in Tennessee could be finished as well. The 10th-year pro needs season-ending surgery on his right knee, according to a source familiar with the..." October 09

  • Titans LT Michael Roos Expected To Have Knee Surgery

    NFL Trade Rumors "ESPN’s Adam Caplan, citing a league source, reports that Titans LT Michael Roos is expected to undergo knee surgery in the coming days. According to Caplan, there is no timetable as of now for how long Roos could be out following the procedure. Losing Roos for any period of time would be..." October 08

  • Titans' Morgan, Levitre fined $8,268 apiece for personal fouls

    Titan Insider "Tennessee Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan and guard Andy Levitre were both fined $8,268 for their personal fouls in Sunday's loss to the Browns. Morgan was ejected in the second half of the 29-28 loss at LP Field after he pulled Browns tackle Joe Thomas off Titans linebacker Shaun Phillips...." October 08

  • Titans safety Bernard Pollard suffers Achilles injury

    Tennessean "Veteran safety Bernard Pollard suffered an Achilles injury late in Sunday's loss to the Browns, and the Titans are concerned it could be season-ending. He was injured on Brian Hoyer's six-yard touchdown pass to Travis Benjamin with 1:09 left in regulation." October 06

  • Browns stun Titans with furious rally, 29-28

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer orchestrated a Music City Miracle Sunday against the Titans. He put 26 unanswered points on the board to bring the Browns back from a 28-3 deficit in the second quarter and defeat the Titans, 29-28. It marked the biggest comeback in Browns history, the previous..." October 06

  • Bernard Pollard leaves on crutches, possible Achilles injury

    Pro Football Talk "Even after blowing a 25-point lead to lose to the Browns, things might be getting worse for the Titans. Via Jim Wyatt of the Tennesseean, Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt said safety Bernard Pollard may have suffered an Achilles injury. Pollard left the locker room on crutches, which is certainly..." October 05

  • Jake Locker exits with hand injury

    ESPN.com "Tennessee Titans starting quarterback Jake Locker will miss the rest of Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns after suffering an injury to his throwing hand. Locker had his right hand and thumb wrapped as he stood on the sideline at the start of the second half. He left the game after..." October 05

  • Bironas' father: 'He drank too much, got in the car and it cost him his life'

    CBSSports.com "When former Titans kicker Rob Bironas lost control of his SUV in a single-car accident that eventually took his life, his blood-alcohol content was .218, more than 2.5 times the legal limit, a toxicology report obtained by the Tennessean revealed. On Friday, Bironas' father, Larry, said that he..." October 04