Jake Locker RUMORS & NEWS

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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

  • 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

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    Titans247 @NFL_Titans247

    Jake Locker said he was able to do everything in practice for # Titans on Wednesday. Expects to start Sunday

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    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    The MRI on #Titans QB Jake Locker didn't show any structural damage. Has a wrist strain. Locker still sore and will be monitored during wk

  • Jake Locker finding comfort zone under pressure

    Tennessean "The bad news for the Titans last Sunday: they allowed the Chiefs to pressure quarterback Jake Locker too often. The good news: he appears increasingly comfortable playing under pressure. Locker was sacked four times — second most in the league for Week 1 — and was hit eight times, the kind..." September 11

  • Jake Locker can win in new Titans offense

    Tennessean "When he arrived as Titans coach, Ken Whisenhunt joked that the ideal quarterback for his offensive system is named Kurt Philip Roethlisberger. Translation: Whisenhunt's greatest success as a play-caller has come with three different quarterbacks — Kurt Warner in Arizona, Philip Rivers in San..." June 30

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    Paul Kuharsky @PaulKuharskyNFL

    Whiz says #Titans expect Locker to practice in full when OTAs start in three weeks.

  • Titans not picking up option on Jake Locker's contract

    Tennessean "The Titans won't exercise the fifth-year option on Jake Locker's contract, which means the quarterback will be playing for his future in Tennessee this season. The decision, which hasn't been announced by the team but was communicated by sources familiar with the situation, comes as no..." May 01

  • Jake Locker considers this a make or break year

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans gathered for the start of their offseason workout program on Monday and quarterback Jake Locker delivered some good news about his recovery from foot surgery. Locker declared himself ahead of schedule in rehab when meeting with reporters in Nashville and, via Jim Wyatt of the..." April 07

  • Titans Locker says his 'foot feels awesome' following Lisfranc surgery

    NFL.com "Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt said this week of Jake Locker's critical fourth season: "He knows what's at stake. He's got to perform." A clean bill of health will help. Tennessee's young quarterback has shed his walking boot and moved to the next phase of recovery after Lisfranc surgery in..." March 28

  • Titans QB Jake Locker says foot ‘feels awesome’

    Tennessean "Titans quarterback Jake Locker continues to make strides on the comeback-from-injury trail. The fourth-year pro recently had surgery to remove the hardware in his right foot, which was surgically repaired following a Lisfranc injury last season. He’s out of a walking boot and has moved into a..." March 27

  • Titans' Jake Locker focused on fighting for his job

    Tennessean "The Titans have made plenty of changes this offseason, but it’s become clear that the starting quarterback position is Jake Locker’s job to lose. The fourth-year pro is taking nothing for granted, however, as he continues to recover from surgery on his right foot. “You are competing for a..." March 05

  • Is 2014 Jake Locker's last chance with Titans?

    Tennessean "The Titans drafted Jake Locker in 2011 to be their franchise quarterback. Three seasons later, question marks surround him like paparazzi surround Justin Bieber. Is he capable? How’s his injured foot? Can he stay healthy for a full season? Does new coach Ken Whisenhunt want somebody..." February 23

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    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    #Titans CEO Tommy Smith on Jake Locker: "He's the quarterback." Said he's "absolutely" in support of Locker.

  • 311d
    Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

    Source says Ken Whisenhunt has favorable impression of Jake Locker but Chris Johnson not likely to be new coach's running back

  • 315d
    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    At one least one high-level Titans official has expressed major reservations about whether QB Jake Locker can succeed in the NFL.

  • Jake Locker says 'injury-prone' label hurts most

    Tennessean "What pains Jake Locker the most is missing football games because of injuries. He feels like he’s letting his teammates and coaches down. Something else that grinds on the Titans quarterback — suggestions that he’s injury-prone. The topic has been debated ever since he suffered a season-ending..." November 19

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    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    Been told #Titans QB Jake Locker is going to need surgery to repair Lisfranc injury, though it hasn't taken place yet.

  • 375d
    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    The #Titans will gain a roster spot by placing QB Jake Locker on Injured Reserve

  • 376d
    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    Jake Locker has a foot injury. Munchak said he can't imagine he'll play vs Colts

  • 376d
    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    Indications are #Titans QB Jake Locker suffered a season-ending foot injury in today's game vs the Jaguars

  • 377d
    Jonathan Hutton @hutton1045

    Locker having his right foot evaluated. In locker room for X-rays.

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    I'm told that Jets' DL Mo Wilkerson's $15,785 fine for his hit of Titans QB Jake Locker in Week 4 has been rescinded by the league. #nyj

  • Jake Locker will start for the Titans on Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "If Colin Kaepernick still has a chip on his shoulder about the Titans’ decision to pick Jake Locker Kaepernick will have a chance to prove that the Titans made a mistake on Sunday. PFT has confirmed that Locker will indeed start the game against the 49ers. The news was first reported by Ian..." October 19

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    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    Munchak said Locker has been cleared for contact. #Titans

  • Titans haven't ruled out Locker for this week yet

    National Football Post "Jake Locker will begin "football activities" htis week according to Coach Mike Munchak. Locker who sprained his hip against the New York Jets has missed the past two games and probably won't be under center when the Tennessee Titans host the San Francisco 49ers. But after ruling him out quickly..." October 15

  • Muhammad Wilkerson fined $15,785 for hit on Jake Locker

    CBSSports.com "After laying a rough hit in Week 4 on Tennessee Titans QB Jake Locker who sustained a sprained hip and will be out for the next few weeks Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson said it was a legal play. And you know what? Locker agreed with him. But not the NFL because as CBS Sports' Jason La..." October 03

  • Locker's condition encourages Titans

    Tennessean "The Titans received welcome reassurance on quarterback Jake Locker’s hip injury after a second MRI on Tuesday. The team said Locker officially has been diagnosed with a sprained hip confirmed that he will not require surgery to fix the problem and said that “we certainly would expect him to..." October 02

  • 416d
    Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

    Titans now estimate QB Jake Locker should return in four to six weeks from hip and knee sprains. Time frame was 4 to 8 or more

  • Locker's second MRI reveals "no major damage" to hip joint

    NFL.com "“We received reassuring reports from the second MRI today and they confirmed that there was no major damage to Jake Locker’s hip joint – it is classified as a sprained hip. The area will need time to heal and strengthen but he won’t require surgery and he has already begun a rehab routine for both..." October 01

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Tennessee still awaiting more tests on Jake Locker’s injured hip but belief is he could miss four to eight weeks.

  • 418d
    Tennessee Titans @TennesseeTitans

    Locker will get another MRI tomorrow and then a timetable will be more clear. #Titans

  • Titans QB Jake Locker expected to miss a least a month with injury

    Tennessean "For the Titans and quarterback Jake Locker the news isn’t great but it could be worse. After a number of tests on Locker's injured right hip indications are the damage isn’t as bad as initially feared and surgery won’t be needed. But the third-year pro is expected to miss at least 4-6 weeks..." September 30

  • Titans Jake Locker taken off on stretcher with apparent hip injury

    Sporting News "Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker was hit hard in the pocket and appeared to injure his right hip. Locker was carted off the field on a straightboard moments after New York Jets' defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson came through the offensive line and crashed into him. Locker went down..." September 29

  • Titans want Locker less reliant on wristband

    Nashville City Paper "New offense? No sweat. Make that no sweatband. Among the changes Dowell Loggains has made in his first year as Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator, one of the easiest to see is the manner in which the quarterback hears the play call. Loggains has virtually done away with the call..." June 24

  • Locker takes reins of Titans offense, looks to make leap

    Fox Sports Tennessee "This time last year, Jake Locker started the process of competing for and eventually winning the starting quarterback job for the Tennessee Titans. It was bound to happen sooner or later. After all, the former University of Washington quarterback had been deemed the franchise’s heir apparent at..." June 02

  • Titans' upgrades put QB Jake Locker on clock

    Tennessean "Jake Locker was working out in the Titans’ weight room about a month ago when had a chance meeting with Chance Warmack. It was a couple of weeks before the draft, and Warmack was visiting Titans headquarters for an interview with the coaching staff. As part of the tour, he swung by the locker..." May 05

  • Tennessee Titans consider letting Jake Locker use his legs more

    Tennessean "The 49ers unleashed yet another dual-threat quarterback on the NFL in 2012. With his nifty footwork on read-option runs and scrambles — and not to mention his strong right arm — Colin Kaepernick nearly produced a Super Bowl win. Other such signal-callers — Cam Newton in Carolina, Robert Griffin..." March 24

  • Tennessee Titans QB Jake Locker defends comments about passing accuracy

    Tennessean "Titans quarterback Jake Locker has faced questions about his passing accuracy ever since he was in college, and he’s always offered a similar response — winning games is more important than attaining a particular completion percentage. But he also doesn’t want to give the impression he doesn’t..." March 08

  • Tennessee Titans put Jake Locker in tight end coach's hands

    Tennessean "Much of what the Titans are doing this offseason is focused on helping young quarterback Jake Locker realize his potential. Hiring tight ends coach George Henshaw was no exception. In Henshaw’s previous tenure as an offensive assistant with the Titans, from 1997-2005, Tennessee tight ends..." March 03