Titans Rumors & News

  • Report: Titans tight end Craig Stevens retiring at age 31

    Today's Pigskin "The Tennessee Titans are reportedly losing a tight end on Tuesday. According to Sporting News, Craig Stevens has decided to call it quits after eight seasons at just age 31. If the report is true, it would be quite a shock to the Titans. Just this past February they re-signed Stevens to a..." August 23

  • NFL drops “probable” from injury report, redefines “questionable” and “doubtful”

    Pro Football Talk "It’s definite that “probable” no longer will be part of the NFL injury lexicon. As first noted (as best we can tell) by Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald and as the league office confirms, the widely-misconstrued P-word has been dumped from the injury reporting procedures. “The ‘Probable’..." August 21

  • Newton has strong quarter as Panthers defeat Titans

    The Sports Xchange "Quarterback Cam Newton threw for 162 yards and a touchdown in the first quarter Saturday as the Carolina Panthers dumped the Tennessee Titans 26-16 in an NFL exhibition game at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tenn. Newton hooked up with Ted Ginn, Jr. for a 61-yard scoring strike just 2:12 into..." August 20

  • Derrick Henry still doesn’t know what jersey number he’ll wear for Titans

    Larry Brown Sports "The Tennessee Titans kick off the season in a little over three weeks time, but rookie running back Derrick Henry still doesn’t know what jersey number he will be wearing for them. Henry wore No. 2 during his time in college at Alabama and has been doing the same for the Titans in training camp..." August 18

  • Titans activate Kevin Dodd from the PUP list

    Music City Miracles "We have some good news this morning! The Titans have activated Kevin Dodd from the PUP list. He has been out since the end of OTAs after having foot surgery. He won't play in this weekend's game against the Panthers, but this move should allow him to play in the final two preseason games. The..." August 18

  • Snoop Dogg Rips NFL for Allowing Players to Own Guns But Preventing Them From Smoking Weed

    Complex "Deep down, the NFL is probably not OK with its players owning guns. In the past, there have been quite a few players who have gotten themselves into trouble as a result of carrying guns, so if the league had its way, it would likely force all players to stop purchasing guns. They can’t legally..." August 18

  • NFLPA exec says NFL has 'zero credible evidence' for interview demands

    Sporting News "The NFL has threatened to suspend players mentioned in an Al Jazeera America report that alleges steroid use if they don't submit to an interview. The union isn't about to give in so easily. NFL Players' Association executive George Atallah told ESPN's "Outside the Lines" on Wednesday the..." August 18

  • Eagles acquire Dorial Green-Beckham from Titans

    NFL.com "Dorial Green-Beckham is headed to Philly. The Eagles acquired the wideout from the Titans in exchange for guard/tackle Dennis Kelly, the team announced. "Not to speak on Philly's behalf but they inquired about it," Titans general manager Robinson told the team's website. "They thought it was..." August 17

  • NFL considers early week ’18 opener in China

    Sports Business Daily "The NFL could open the 2018 season on a Tuesday or Wednesday in China, with its traditional Thursday night season-opening game following later that same week, according to the league’s top international executive planning the proposed game. Intent on staging a game in China despit... " August 15

  • Titans run all over Chargers 27-10

    The Sports Xchange "The Tennessee Titans rushed for 288 yards en route to a 27-10 exhibition victory over the San Diego Chargers on Saturday night at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tenn. Offseason acquisition DeMarco Murray rolled up 93 yards in the first quarter, including a 71-yard touchdown run with 50 seconds..." August 14

  • Titans' Tajae Sharpe: Being evaluated for concussion

    CBS Sports "Sharpe is being evaluated for a possible concussion after suffering a head injury in Saturday's game." August 14

  • Derrick Henry impresses in Titans preseason debut

    Pro Football Talk "The reigning Heisman Trophy winner picked up in the NFL where he left off in college on Saturday night. Titans running back Derrick Henry, who won the Heisman last year at Alabama, had a big game in a win over the Chargers. Henry took the field in the second quarter, and he carried the Titans..." August 14

  • Rookie WR Tajae Sharpe proving to be reliable target for Titans

    ESPN "A breakdown of the 2016 Tennessee Titans draft class and its progress after two weeks of training camp. Jack Conklin, RT, first round: Appears to be the solid and steady edge protector the Titans expected. He’s won a couple of key one-on-one battles in highlighter team competitions in..." August 13

  • Pump the brakes on the Mike Mularkey is going to ruin Marcus Mariota narrative

    Music City Miracles "Kevin Clark of The Ringer wrote an article the other day entitled "The Importance of Being Marcus." The premise of the article is that Mike Mularkey is going to kill everything that makes Marcus Mariota special. The writer assumes the Titans are never going to play from anywhere other than under..." August 10

  • Titans' Dorial Green-Beckham still struggling with inconsistency

    Tennessean "During a Week 13 win against the Jaguars last season, Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota dropped back near midfield and floated a pass over the middle to wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham, who hauled it in as several Jacksonville defenders converged on him. Using his 6-foot-5 frame,..." August 10

  • Dorial Green-Beckham continues to disappoint

    Music City Miracles "Tajae Sharpe has been great this offseason. I really hope he ends up living to the hype he is generating because the Titans have a history of taking receivers with all of the upside in the world who can't get it done on the field. It is not over yet, but it sure seems like Dorial Green-Beckham is..." August 09

  • Andre Johnson: Titans loaded with talent at wide receiver

    Tennessean "When Andre Johnson looks around the room, he doesn’t see the least productive group of wide receivers in the NFL. He sees, perhaps, the most talented bunch he’s ever worked with. “I think it’s a very talented group, one of the most talented groups that I’ve ever been around, actually,” the..." August 08

  • Titans' Mularkey: Henry needs to start faster

    ESPN "Once practice gets going, Derrick Henry gets going, too. But early on, coach Mike Mularkey said he’s not seeing enough from the Tennessee Titans rookie running back. “I will say this about Derrick: I don't think he's a fast starter,” Mularkey said after Thursday’s practice, the fifth of..." August 06

  • Titans' Marqueston Huff suspended for one game by NFL

    Tennessean "Titans safety Marqueston Huff has been suspended without pay for the first game of the 2016 regular season for violating the NFL policy and program for substances of abuse. Huff will be eligible to return to the Titans’ active roster on Sept. 12 following the team’s Sept. 11 season-opening game..." August 05

  • Derrick Henry, Andre Johnson continue to impress at Titans' training camp

    Tennessean "Five quick observations from the fifth day of Titans training camp Thursday at Saint Thomas Sports Park: 1) Rookie running back Derrick Henry tossed nose tackle Al Woods while breaking into the secondary on run. The Heisman winner from Alabama has size, speed, strength and has shown..." August 04

  • Tim Shaw signs 1-day contract with Titans as he battles ALS

    Fox Sports "Tim Shaw, a six-year NFL linebacker who was released by the Titans in 2013 shortly before he was diagnosed with ALS, has returned to Tennessee on a one-day contract so he can retire with the team. Shaw, 32, was a fifth-round pick of the Panthers in 2007 and spent one season with Carolina,..." August 03

  • Titans could be modifying uniforms

    Pro Football Talk "With a company known for bringing an aggressive variety of styles to college football now making the NFL’s uniforms, it’s only a matter of time before most teams end up with a Nikefied new look. The Seahawks, Vikings, Browns, Jaguars, and Buccaneers have each undergone significant changes in..." August 02

  • Eagles center Jason Kelce takes a shot at DeMarco Murray

    Philly Voice "Monday afternoon, Eagles center Jason Kelce was a guest on 94.1 WIP, and he couldn't help but take a shot at former teammate DeMarco Murray, who was traded this offseason to the Tennessee Titans. Speaking about the declining production in the Eagles' run game last season, Kelce put blame on..." August 02

  • Titans' Kevin Dodd starts training camp on PUP list

    Tennessean "The Titans will be without second-round draft pick Kevin Dodd when they take the field for the team’s first training-camp practice Saturday. The outside linebacker will start training camp on the physically unable to perform list, the result of preventative foot surgery he underwent in May. He..." July 30

  • How Titans QB Marcus Mariota worked on injury prevention

    ESPN "For about a month early in the offseason, and then again in July, Marcus Mariota spent time with San Diego-based strength and conditioning coach Ryan Flaherty. Their mission: Work to make the Titans' second-year quarterback less susceptible to injury. Mariota had a fine rookie year but..." July 30

  • Titans expressed interest in Roddy White

    247 Sports "According to a report from ProFootball Talk, the Tennessee Titans expressed interest in Roddy White before signing Andre Johnson. White reportedly refused to accept the minimum salary, so that's why he remains unsigned." July 30

  • Titans to sign Andre Johnson

    The Score "Andre Johnson won't be calling it a career just yet. The Tennessee Titans are set to sign the seven-time Pro Bowl wideout after hosting him for a workout last week, reports Adam Schefter of ESPN. Johnson lands in Tennesse after a 2015 campaign spent with the Indianapolis Colts that stands as..." July 29

  • Who reaches Super Bowl LI? 2016 NFL record projections for all 32 teams

    USA Today "Heading into training camps, all 32 NFL teams have essentially taken shape. So before injuries, benchings, firings, (more) suspensions and hot streaks start shaping the 2016 season, here's USA TODAY Sports' annual projection of how the season will unfold with record projections for each team based..." July 27

  • Titans Host Andre Johnson On Visit

    Pro Football Rumors "The Titans are hosting Andre Johnson on a visit today, according to John McClain of The Houston Chronicle (on Twitter). Johnson, of course, was released by the rival Colts early on in the offseason. Andre Johnson After spending 12 seasons in Houston, Johnson signed a three-year, $21MM contract..." July 26

  • Derrick Morgan has researched medical cannabis, says it's NFL's turn

    ESPN "Tennessee Titans outside linebacker Derrick Morgan has done extensive research on the potential medical benefits of cannabis and said it's incumbent upon the NFL to study it. "I just take the NFL for their word: If they say that long-term health and player safety are top priorities of the..." July 26

  • An Overwhelming Number Of People Don’t Think Kids Should Play Tackle Football

    Uproxx "The true toll that playing football takes on the brain has come into focus over the last several years. We’ve reached a point where even the NFL is saying that playing can cause irreparable brain damage (Tell the truth! Tell the truth!), so it’s clear that America will need to reckon with the..." July 20

  • Despite Rooney Rule, minority NFL coaches still aren't hired often enough

    Sporting News "The number of minority coaches and assistants in the NFL has flatlined to an incredibly low number, ESPN.com reports. In the past five years, 22 new coaches have been hired, with Todd Bowles being the only minority coach hired despite the parameters set by the Rooney Rule in 2003. Former NFL..." July 19

  • NFL reportedly won't keep track of PSI numbers with microchips in footballs

    CBS Sports "Even after two years of tedious debate over whether or not Tom Brady and the Patriots could have masterminded a plot to mildly deflate some footballs, the NFL does not plan to use microchips installed in footballs to track PSI numbers. The NFL is putting microchips in footballs, though. The..." July 19

  • NFL teaches officials to rule all 'bang-bang' passes incomplete 'when in doubt'

    CBS Sports "Some good news in regards to the constantly confusing catch-rule emerged Monday: NFL officials finally received a simpler way to rule on passes that result in unclear outcomes. Some bad news, however, also surfaced: More incomplete passes might be coming this season. As ESPN's Kevin Seifert..." July 18

  • Roger Goodell never called Mark Wahlberg to complain about 'Ballers', NFL spokesperson says

    USA Today "In an appearance on Mike & Mike last week, Mark Wahlberg claimed that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell took time out of fighting with Tom Brady in court and the other things he does as the NFL Commissioner to call and complain about HBO’s Ballers, which uses a number of storylines from the league..." July 18

  • Kevin Byard to sign with Titans on Monday

    Music City Miracles "The Titans will have all 10 draft picks signed when training camp opens for the first time since the Floyd Reese era*. Jason Wolf of The Tennessean is reporting that Byard, the 3rd round safety from MTSU, will sign his contract on Monday. He was the lone holdout from the 2016 class. I think..." July 15

  • Former NFL players suing Riddell need to understand their own guilt, too

    Sporting News "The customer is not always right, as those who work or have worked in the service industry know. Riddell Inc., America's largest football helmet distributor and official provider for the NFL from 1989-2014, is dealing with some unhappy customers who are both right and wrong. Former Pro Bowl..." July 15

  • Polian: Next NFL CBA will focus on commissioner power

    Sportsnaut "Roger Goodell has irked the NFLPA with his actions during this current term for the Collective Bargaining Agreement. While the agreement runs through 2021, issues are already popping up as hot topics for the upcoming NFL CBA, set to be negotiated in five years. Bill Polian suggests that the..." July 14

  • Study finds Patriots have the best fans, Jaguars the worst

    The Score "New England Patriots fans have something else to brag about. A study conducted by Emory University professor Michael Lewis has Patriots fans ranked as the best in the NFL, followed by the Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, San Francisco 49ers, and Philadelphia Eagles. The results of the study..." July 12

  • Fantasy: 10 breakout candidates to target in your draft

    The Score "Every fantasy owner wants to discover the star player no one saw coming. It gives you bragging rights over the competition and puts you in position to make a run at the title. With only a few weeks left until players report to training camp, let’s take a look at this year’s breakout..." July 11

  • Titans' top 10 offseason moves include change on all levels

    Tennessean "Almost every NFL team’s offseason is full of change, as teams seek ways to either remain near the top or climb into contention. The Titans are nearing the end of an especially lively offseason, however, as there was plenty of turnover on the executive level, among the coaching staff and in the..." July 11

  • Titans' assistant: DeMarco Murray is a 'coach's dream'

    The Score "Tennessee Titans running back DeMarco Murray finds himself in an interesting situation once again. After leaving the Dallas Cowboys in 2015 on the heels of a breakout 1,800-yard season, Murray languished under the coaching staff of the Philadelphia Eagles for a season. Now he's battling..." July 09

  • The NFL's Catch Rule Got A Little More Complicated

    Deadspin "The NFL published its updated 2016 rulebook this week, and here’s a list of some of the bigger changes. But c’mon, we all want to see what the ever-evolving, always-baffling catch rule looks like now, so we can pretend we have any idea what we’re talking about when there’s a catch..." July 07

  • Titans Guard Quinton Spain Aims to Keep Starting Spot

    Titansonline.com "Quinton Spain ended last season as the team’s starting left guard, and he worked in that spot – on the first team -- throughout the offseason. Yet Spain is fully aware not everyone is banking on him being there when the Titans open the season against the Minnesota Vikings on September 11...." July 02

  • Report: Goodell earned $32M in 2015

    The Score "The NFL paid commissioner Roger Goodell $32 million for 2015, according to a tax filing obtained by Daniel Kaplan of Sports Business Journal. Since the NFL changed its status from a non-profit to a profitable venture, this is the last year Goodell's salary will be on public record. " June 30

  • WR Justin Hunter Wants to Answer Call for Titans

    Titan Insider "Justin Hunter probably didn’t need to be told the importance of the weeks leading up to training camp, but he got a reminder from his position coach. Now is not the time to slack off, Bob Bratkowski told Hunter, and the rest of the team’s receivers. “He made an emphasis that we should come..." June 29

  • Marcus Mariota fine with handing ball off 40 times “if we win games”

    Pro Football Talk "After the Titans removed the interim part of head coach Mike Mularkey’s title this offseason, Mularkey said that he hoped to build an “exotic smashmouth” offense and the team acquired running backs DeMarco Murray and Derrick Henry and offensive linemen Ben Jones and Jack Conklin to give them..." June 28

  • NFL offseason arrests less frequent than years past

    Sportsnaut "Negative press dominates headlines, but the NFL is seeing a positive development when it comes to players getting arrested in the offseason. As detailed by Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, only nine NFL players have been arrested this year since January 1, which is down from 13 last year, 21..." June 27

  • NFL owners haul in $222.6 million each for 2015 shared revenue

    Sportsnaut "The NFL, and its owners, just keep getting richer. In a report by Eben Novy-Williams of Bloomberg, the league divided up $7.1 billion in revenue, which is an increase of six percent from the previous year. ESPN’s Darren Rovell has done the math, and as we can see each NFL team owner received a..." June 27

  • Dorial Green-Beckham Believes he's on Track for Bigger Year

    Titansonline.com "A good deal of the buzz surrounding the Titans receiving corps this offseason can be traced back to rookie Tajae Sharpe, who earned first-team reps in OTAs and minicamp, and plenty of praise. Titans coach Mike Mularkey has talked him up because of his consistency. Dorial Green-Beckham,..." June 24

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