Titans Rumors & News

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    Jonathan Hutton @hutton1045

    Also on contract front - Webster says #Titans continue to talk with Jurrell Casey (Rosenhaus) & expects to get an extension worked out.

  • Titans OT Taylor Lewan is last drafted player to sign contract

    CBSSports.com "Just as training camp across the NFL gets underway this week, the final draft pick to sign finally has inked his name to a contract. That would be Titans offensive tackle Taylor Lewan, drafted No. 11 overall, and his contract should be for a fully guaranteed four-year, $11.485 million deal that..." July 24

  • NFL in LA? It could happen sooner than you think

    Sporting News "At long last, after a 19-year absence, the NFL is ready to return to Los Angeles. It's no longer a matter of if, but when. Expect the NFL to announce a return to America's entertainment capital and the second-biggest market in the next 12 months, with one or two teams debuting in Los Angeles no..." July 24

  • Titans' Zach Mettenberger sucker-punched at bar, owner says

    Tennessean "Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger was the victim of a sucker punch during an incident over the weekend at a popular Nashville nightspot, according to its owner. Steve Ford, owner of Losers Most Wanted Bar & Grill on Division Street, said Mettenberger did nothing to provoke another bar..." July 22

  • Dolphins sign Billy Turner, two unsigned draft picks remain

    Pro Football Talk "And then there were two. Billy Turner, the Dolphins’ third-round draft pick, signed his rookie contract today. That means there are only two unsigned picks from this year’s NFL draft, both first-round picks: Browns cornerback Justin Gilbert (eighth overall) and Titans offensive tackle Taylor..." July 19

  • Taylor Lewan's trial to start Oct. 28

    ESPN.com "A trial date has been set in the alleged assault case involving Tennessee Titans rookie offensive tackle Taylor Lewan. Both the prosecution and defense agreed to a trial date of Oct. 28 at 9 a.m. at Michigan's 15th District Court in Ann Arbor, Michigan. If necessary, the trial could continue..." July 17

  • Taylor Lewan, Titans making progress in contract talks

    Tennessean "The Titans and first-round draft pick Taylor Lewan are making steady progress toward a contract and there is optimism a deal will be in place prior to training camp, according to sources familiar with the situation. Players report for camp on July 25 and hit the field on July 26. The tackle..." July 17

  • Blidi Wreh-Wilson poised for bigger role with Titans

    Tennessean "Blidi Wreh-Wilson sometimes catches grief because he uses audio books. "He thinks I'm weird because I listen to them," he said as fellow Titans cornerback Jason McCourty ribbed him on the final day of the offseason program last month. "Sorry, but I need brain food. It works for me..." July 12

  • Titans' Shaun Phillips out to prove himself ... again

    Tennessean "Shaun Phillips has played 10 NFL seasons. Just five months ago, he played in the Super Bowl. He has the stats to prove he's a nightmare for quarterbacks. Yet the pass-rush specialist thinks he has to establish himself all over again after signing with the Titans in March. In some ways, he's..." July 11

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    Rob Rang @RobRang

    Draft started and is over with no players being selected.

  • Federal Judge Approves NFL Concussion Settlement

    Slate "A federal judge on Monday gave preliminary approval to the concussion compensation deal between the NFL and former players. The ruling comes two weeks after U.S. District Judge Anita Brody raised questions over whether the $675 million cap on damages paid by the league was sufficient to cover the..." July 08

  • Can undrafted RB Antonio Andrews make Titans’ roster?

    Pro Football Talk "When the Titans moved on from Chris Johnson, they parted ways with one of the NFL’s true featured backs. Whether you love Johnson’s game or not, he was durable, dependable and versatile for Tennessee. He sat out but one game in six seasons with the Titans, and he could be used in just about any..." July 06

  • Kendall Wright's fantasy stock on the rise

    ESPN.com "Kendall Wright is the Titans' best offensive player heading into his third season. But there are so many quality receivers in the NFL, and many of them play with quarterbacks with better outlooks than Jake Locker. So hype-wise, and fantasy-wise, Wright is not yet drawing a ton of..." July 03

  • Delanie Walker expects 80 catches this year

    Pro Football Talk "Titans tight end Delanie Walker had a career-high 60 catches last season, playing well in his first year in Tennessee after spending the first seven years of his career in San Francisco. But Walker isn’t even close to satisfied. In fact, Walker says he expects to catch about 20 more passes this..." July 01

  • Zach Mettenberger aiming to be the Titans’ Week One starter

    Pro Football Talk "Jake Locker is no sure thing to win the Titans’ starting quarterback position, according to one of the Titans’ backups. Titans sixth-round pick Zach Mettenberger said on SiriusXM NFL Radio that his goal is to get the job “from day one.” “I’m going to make Jake work that much harder, make..." July 01

  • Titans, Lewan likely fighting over roster bonuses

    Pro Football Talk "Only two first-round picks haven’t signed their rookie contracts. And for the second straight year, the Titans are one of the last teams to agree to terms with a first-round rookie. Tackle Taylor Lewan, the eleventh pick in the draft, has yet to work out a contract. Based on the deals done in..." July 01

  • 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

  • Michael Preston tries to seize bigger role with Titans

    Tennessean "The Titans have their starting receivers in veteran Nate Washington, rising star Kendall Wright and promising Justin Hunter. But who will take the role as the fourth receiver when the season opens at Kansas City on Sept. 7? Michael Preston, second-year pro, has taken every opportunity to..." June 28

  • NFL agrees to blank check to pay concussion damages

    New York Post "The NFL’s stalled concussion settlement with 4,500 former players appeared to pick up steam again Wednesday when the league agreed to lift the cap on money available to eligible victims. Under the new agreement, the NFL must pay claims for the next 65 years while no longer limiting the fund for..." June 26

  • Why Advertisements are Probably Coming to NFL Jerseys

    ACME Packing Company "The Green Bay Packers wear some of the most iconic uniforms in all of sports. They're simple, clean, a palette of football nostalgia that harkens back to the days where you could drink scotch at work, smoke on airplanes and mustaches were a defining feature of one's manliness. If you like these..." June 22

  • NFLPA collusion lawsuit to proceed

    Covers.com "A court overturned a decision to dismiss the NFLPA's lawsuit against the NFL for collusion stemming from salary cap penalties toward the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins in 2012. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Wednesday reportedly overturned a decision by Judge David..." June 20

  • Chris Johnson says Titans were “nasty” for cutting him so late

    Pro Football Talk "No one was surprised that the Titans decided to move on from running back Chris Johnson. Plenty were surprised by the timing, with the move coming on April 4, more than three weeks after the free-agency market opened. Even though Johnson has joined the Jets, he has some lingering animosity..." June 18

  • Vince Young's retiring? In reality, NFL has moved on

    Tennessean "Vince Young thinks he has retired from the NFL, but mainly because the NFL thinks his time is up. Let's be honest here: this isn't really Young's decision. After being released by the Browns earlier this month, it sounds to me like the former Titans quarterback has finally accepted his options..." June 16

  • Report: Vince Young to retire from NFL, likely will take job with Texas

    Dallas Morning News "Former Texas Longhorns great Vince Young will retire, according to KXAN-TV in Austin. “It’s definitely official I think in my book,” Young told the station at his annual football camp in Round Rock. “Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed…other than that I’ve started moving..." June 15

  • Titans talking contract extension with Jurrell Casey

    Tennessean "The Titans have been in talks with defensive lineman Jurrell Casey regarding a contract extension, but nothing is imminent. Casey is headed into the final year of his four-year contract, scheduled to make $1.431 million this season. He's coming off the best season of his career (10.5 sacks,..." June 10

  • Ken Whisenhunt wants to challenge Zach Mettenberger

    Tennessean "Don't expect Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt to take it easy on rookie Zach Mettenberger as he prepares for his first professional season. That's just not Whisenhunt's style when it comes to developing young quarterbacks. "I think you have to stress them," Whisenhunt said in describing his..." June 10

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    Albert Breer @AlbertBreer

    Should be more talks b/w young vets/teams leading up to camp. Titans and NT Jerrell Casey another example. They've had early contract talks.

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    Brian McCarthy @NFLprguy

    focusing on 3 cities for now to potentially host next year's Draft (NYC, Chi, LA). other cities remain in the mix

  • Roman numerals holiday: NFL not using them for Super Bowl 50

    Sporting News "There will be no Super Bowl L. Oh, don't worry, the NFL's annual championship game and crossover sports spectacle will still take place at the San Francisco 49ers' new Levi's Stadium in 2016. It just won't be labeled with a Roman numeral that translates to English shorthand for "loser." The..." June 05

  • Report: NFLPA mulls change on how players get paid

    Fox Sports "The NFL Players Association is proposing an idea, which would assist players in managing their money by changing the pay cycles of their base salaries, according to a USA Today Sports report. The proposal would mean players would be paid on a bi-weekly schedule over a 52-week calendar year,..." June 03

  • Whitehurst lied about losing his number in arm wrestling contest

    Tennessean "Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst said Monday he wasn't expecting a national reaction when he sent out a false Instagram post about losing an arm-wrestling bet with punter Brett Kern last week. "That was kind of my first real experience with that whole … Twitter stuff," said Whitehurst,..." June 03

  • Titans might have one good tackle too many

    Tennessean "The Titans have their own version of musical chairs, otherwise known as the starting tackle positions. When free agent Michael Oher was signed March 14, it appeared the offensive line bookends were set — with nine-year starter Michael Roos on the left side and five-year starter Oher on the..." May 31

  • Taylor Lewan's ex-girlfriend says he "punched" man

    Tennessean "Titans rookie tackle Taylor Lewan has said repeatedly he was merely breaking up a fight the night he was charged in an incident while in college. His ex-girlfriend and the alleged victim say otherwise. Lewan, a first-round pick of the Titans who played at Michigan, is facing three..." May 30

  • Titans' Whitehurst loses jersey number to punter in arm wrestling contest

    TheScore.com "Tennessee Titans backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst will wear jersey No. 12 for the first time in his eight-year NFL career after losing an arm wrestling contest with Titans punter Brett Kern. The prize? The right to wear No. 6. You read that right. An NFL player lost an arm wrestling..." May 28

  • Chris Johnson on Jets-Titans matchup: 'I can't wait for that game'

    Newark Star-Ledger "After spending his first six NFL seasons with the Titans, running back Chris Johnson was ready for a change. The Titans, of course, forced him into accepting change by cutting him during the offseason. The Jets signed Johnson, who said Thursday that he is looking forward to winning with the..." May 23

  • Jake Locker to “do most everything” at OTAs

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans signed sixth-round pick Zach Mettenberger on Tuesday and the quarterback’s arrival on the roster serves as a reminder that this is a very big year for incumbent starter Jake Locker. Locker’s contract is up after the season and the Titans didn’t exercise his option for 2015, which..." May 21

  • Ten NFL marquee matchups and odds every football fan must bet

    Covers.com "Las Vegas sports book CG Technologies, formerly known as Cantor Gaming, made a big splash in the NFL betting market last Friday night with their release of pointspreads for every NFL game from Week 1 through Week 16. Here, we take a look at 10 marquee matchups that, based on our numbers,..." May 21

  • Titans reach deal with linebacker Avery Williamson

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans have agreed with yet another draft pick. The club announced Tuesday it had reached a four-year deal with fifth-round selection Avery Williamson, a linebacker from Kentucky. Williamson (6-1, 246) will play inside in the Titans’ scheme. He notched 102 tackles, four tackles for loss..." May 20

  • Titans agree to terms with QB Zach Mettenberger

    Tennessean "The Titans have agreed to terms with quarterback Zach Mettenberger on a four-year contract, according to sources familiar with the situation. Mettenberger becomes the third player from the team's six-player draft class to reach a deal with the team. A sixth-round pick out of Louisiana State..." May 20

  • Titans’ Taylor Lewan to be arraigned in assault case

    Tennessean "Tennessee Titans' first-round draft pick Taylor Lewan faces a court hearing in a Michigan assault case. The former Michigan offensive tackle is to be arraigned Monday in Ann Arbor District Court. The 6-foot-7, 309-pound Lewan is charged with three assault counts stemming from a confrontation..." May 19

  • Tennessee Titans test undrafted wide receivers

    Tennessean "It will be an uphill battle for all of the Titans’ undrafted free agents as they seek to find a home on the roster. But the wide receivers have more cause for optimism than most others. The Titans have three locks to make the roster at wide receiver — Nate Washington, Kendall Wright and..." May 18

  • Zach Mettenberger feels 'great' in first Titans work

    Tennessean "It was just a practice in helmet, shorts and jersey, but to Zach Mettenberger, the start of Titans rookie minicamp on Friday was a big deal. It was the quarterback's first time on the field with teammates since suffering a torn left anterior cruciate ligament back last November while at..." May 17

  • Source: New NFL policy to reduce pot discipline

    ESPN.com "It would be too late to help Josh Gordon, Will Hill or anyone else in danger of lengthy suspensions for violations of current rules. But when and if the NFL's new drug policy is finalized and announced, it will include changes specific to marijuana and other drugs of abuse. A source told..." May 14

  • Zach Mettenberger brings Titans potential, rocky past

    Tennessean "No one has questioned Zach Mettenberger's arm strength or his NFL potential. He was widely considered one of the most talented quarterbacks in the draft, someone who played well for most of his three seasons at LSU. A guy like that shouldn't be around in the sixth round, but he was, and the..." May 11

  • Bishop Sankey picked by Titans in second round

    Tennessean "Bishop Sankey knows all about Chris Johnson. Now he wants to do his part to help Titans fans forget him. Sankey became the first running back selected in this NFL Draft when the Titans used the 54th overall pick to take the University of Washington junior in the second round on Friday. He..." May 10

  • Titans draft Michigan tackle Taylor Lewan

    Tennessean "The Titans welcomed another Taylor to Music City on Thursday, but this one is known for his nastiness and mean streak instead of his singing ability or glamour. Michigan tackle Taylor Lewan wants to deliver big hits on Sundays, however, as the 11th overall pick in the NFL Draft. "How I would..." May 09

    2014 NFL Draft Day Rumors - Live Blog

    PSD Staff NFL Draft day is finally here. A little bit later than usual, but teams begin re-loading tonight and the new NFL season will be here before we know it. I'm going to post rumors in this live blog all afternoon. Pick rumors, trade rumors, etc. May 08

  • Titans will 'probably' draft a running back

    Tennessean "After parting with running back Chris Johnson last month, the Titans have made no secret of the fact they're looking for more help at the position. How early they take pick a running back in the NFL draft this weekend is the big question. "I think running back-wise, I have been pretty open..." May 08

  • Will Titans be too tempted to draft QB early?

    Tennessean "There's little doubt the Titans will take a quarterback at some point in the NFL Draft this weekend. The question is when. One could make a convincing case that quarterback is their position of greatest need, considering the current crop includes oft-injured Jake Locker, career backup..." May 07

  • Final rundown of fifth-year options for 2011 first-round picks

    Pro Football Talk "May 3 has come and gone. Which means that the window for exercising the fifth-year options on 2011 first-round picks has closed. Which means that a final list of the options exercised and not exercised can be prepared. Of the 32 players eligible for the option, 21 teams exercised the..." May 04