Titans Rumors & News

  • Titans' Rishard Matthews changes tone on Colin Kaepernick

    Tennessean "Titans wide receiver Rishard Matthews lost his brother in Afghanistan, so when he publicly criticized Colin Kaepernick, his former college quarterback, for kneeling during the national anthem last season, his words carried extra weight. But given time, Matthews’ perspective has changed. And he..." May 27

  • Titans' Taylor Lewan — a hockey kid in Nashville, with another on the way

    Tennessean "Taylor Lewan is exactly what the Predators are looking for, and I’m not talking about the beer-slamming spectacle he orchestrated to add another layer of wild to the playoff atmosphere at Bridgestone Arena. I’m also not talking about the fact that he’s a devoted season-ticket holder, sitting in..." May 26

  • NFL continues to punish top assistant coaches

    ALL 22 "There are probably a lot of disappointed assistant coaches around the NFL this week. At the beginning of the week, there was a sense of joy and triumph amongst them. However, that elation and satisfaction has been tabled. On Tuesday, when the NFL owners met in Chicago for their annual May..." May 26

  • Titans rookies, veterans set to kick off OTAs

    Tennessean "The Titans begin three weeks of organized team activities Tuesday, the first time rookies and veterans will share the field for team drills pitting the offense against the defense at Saint Thomas Sports Park, in preparation for the 2017 season. Here are three things to know: Mariota will..." May 23

  • Titans Sign First-Round CB Adoree’ Jackson

    NFL Trade Rumors "The Tennessee Titans announced Tuesday that they’ve signed first-round CB Adoree’ Jackson to a four-year rookie contract. According to OverTheCap.com, Jackson will receive a four-year contract worth $11,283,012, which includes a signing bonus of $6,345,828. The contract also has a fifth-year..." May 23

  • Titans' Marcus Mariota (leg) limited at OTAs but happy with recovery

    ESPN "Marcus Mariota stood close behind his backups as they worked, locked in on every snap and rolling through the possibilities in his head. The Tennessee Titans quarterback is still completing his recovery from a broken leg suffered on Christmas Eve that required a plate to fix. His physical work..." May 23

  • New WRs won't change Titans' offensive personnel philosophy

    ESPN "The Titans gave themselves more, presumably better, options at wide receiver when they spent the fifth pick in the draft on Corey Davis and the 72nd selection on Taywan Taylor. Understandably, that prompts a lot of questions about whether the Titans will shift to more of a three-wide..." May 22

  • Eight NFL teams that could become dynasties

    Sportsnaut "Sports dynasties are hard. There’s no real definition — just ask baseball fans about the San Francisco Giants from 2010-14 — and a definitive dynasty doesn’t come around in any sport, let alone football, in the salary cap era. When you think of dynasties during the Super Bowl era, you think of..." May 21

  • Titans sign two, cut one

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans announced that they have shuffled their roster ahead of the weekend. The team has signed wide receiver Darius Jennings and fullback Joe Bacci to their 90-man roster. Wide receiver K.J. Maye was waived in a corresponding move. Bacci is an undrafted free agent out of Central..." May 19

  • Nashville’s Nissan Stadium, Bridgestone Arena need $477M in upgrades, new reports say

    Tennessean "Nashville's two professional sports venues, Nissan Stadium and Bridgestone Arena, collectively need $477 million in improvements over the next 20 years to extend the life of both Metro-owned facilities, city consultants say. Projected costs, which cover everything from architectural..." May 18

  • NFL owners expected to approve proposal reducing overtime to 10 minutes

    Sportsnaut "The NFL’s overtime rules are expected to receive a major change in the form of how long the overtime period will last. NFL owners are expected to pass a proposal that would reduce the overtime period from 15 minutes to 10 during regular season games, per Judy Battista of NFL Media. This was a..." May 17

  • Jason McCourty Reportedly Will Sign with Browns After 8 Seasons with Titans

    Bleacher Report "The Cleveland Browns and free-agent cornerback Jason McCourty are reportedly expected to agree to a contract after his release by the Tennessee Titans. Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reported Tuesday the Browns are expected to make the move after he visited the team Monday "barring a late..." May 16

  • Marcus Mariota still not at full speed, hoping to participate in OTAs

    Tennessean "Marcus Mariota and Corey Davis met for the first time in the Titans’ practice bubble Friday morning, the first day of rookie minicamp, and the franchise quarterback was by all accounts surprised by the size of his new top wide receiver, selected with the fifth overall pick in the draft. “It was..." May 14

  • Titans sign a dozen undrafted free agents

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans will welcome their rookies for a minicamp this weekend and the group will include 12 undrafted additions to the roster. The team announced those additions on Thursday and the group includes three wide receivers to go with the two the Titans drafted in April. North Carolina State’s..." May 12

  • Third-round Titans WR Taywan Taylor will catch minicamp passes from his college QB

    ESPN "Tennessee Titans rookies have gathered here and will be in the field Friday for the first of three minicamp practices, when Western Kentucky quarterback Tyler Ferguson will throw passes to 2016 college teammate Taywan Taylor. Taylor is a Titans third-round receiver, and Ferguson is the lone..." May 12

  • Titans get four draft picks under contract

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans have four of their nine draft picks under contract. The team announced on Friday that they have signed their final four picks of this year’s draft.Sixth-round offensive lineman Corey Levin and three seventh-round picks — linebacker Josh Carraway, tackle Brad Seaton and running back..." May 12

  • Tajae Sharpe, Titans teammate accused of assault in Nashville man's lawsuit

    Tennessean "A Nashville man has filed a federal civil lawsuit alleging a Tennessee Titans football player beat him up while another player served as a lookout. Dante R. Satterfield filed the lawsuit on Wednesday against wide receiver Tajae Sharpe and offensive lineman Sebastian Tretola. Satterfield’s..." May 11

  • Titans GM: Road to success included stolen kidney fear

    NFL.com "Mothers, don't let your children grow up to be NFL scouts. On Good Morning Football on Wednesday, Titans general manager Jon Robinson heaped praise on first-round pick Corey Davis, saying that the 6-foot-2 Central Michigan standout "had just one scholarship offer and kind of had a chip on his..." May 10

  • Jon Robinson: Titans eventually will “sprinkle” Adoree’ Jackson in on offense

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans used their first first-round pick on a player who will solely contribute on offense. The Titans used their second first-round pick on a defensive player who may moonlight as one of quarterback Marcus Mariota’s weapons. Appearing on Tuesday’s PFT Live, Titans G.M. Jon Robinson said..." May 10

  • Alberto Riveron named NFL senior VP of officiating

    NFL.com "The NFL has a new team atop their officiating department. According to a release sent out by the league Wednesday, Alberto Riveron was named the senior vice president of officiating, filling the role vacated by former officiating head Dean Blandino. Russell Yurk, an NFL replay veteran of..." May 10

  • Seahawks sign defensive end David Bass

    Seattle Times "The Seahawks on Monday added to their depth at defensive end by agreeing to terms with veteran free agent David Bass, according to a Tweet from Bass and later confirmed by a league source. Bass, a seventh-round pick of the Raiders in 2013 out of NCAA Division II Missouri Western State, has..." May 09

  • Jeff Fisher moving back to Nashville — 'This is home'

    Tennessean "Jeff Fisher is going home. Not back to California where he grew up and played college football. Not back to Chicago where he played in the NFL or Houston where he first became a head coach. Fisher, 59, is moving moving back to Nashville, the place he truly considers his home. "We spent..." May 05

  • Marcus Mariota: I'm a week or two away from running

    NFL.com "Most football players recovering from injuries feel fine this time of year -- three months before any sort of live contact situation. Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota, who broke his leg at the end of the 2016 season and underwent surgery at the end of December, is no exception. "I feel great,"..." May 04

  • Derrick Henry joins Titans' workouts in 'good shape'

    Alabama "Running back Derrick Henry missed the first two weeks of the Tennessee Titans' offseason program, but you wouldn't know it by looking at the former Alabama star, said Sylvester Croom, the NFL team's running backs coach. Phase 1, the first two weeks of an NFL team's offseason program, is limited..." May 03

  • Titans GM: Bears' swap for Trubisky ended calls about trades for No. 5 pick

    Pro Football Talk "The Bears weren’t the only team that wanted to trade up to draft quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. Chicago was just the only team that traded all the way up to No. 2. Titans General Manager Jon Robinson said on SiriusXM NFL Radio that Tennessee was fielding calls at No. 5 from teams that wanted to..." May 03

  • How have Browns, Titans done on Wentz/Goff deals?

    NFL.com "How have Browns, Titans done on Wentz/Goff deals? Print 0 By Conor Orr Around The NFL Writer Published: May 1, 2017 at 09:49 a.m. Updated: May 1, 2017 at 11:18 a.m. Both the Browns and Titans seemed to come out of the 2017 NFL Draft with considerable..." May 01

  • Bettors quickly push Patriots' win total up to 11.5

    ESPN "A Las Vegas sportsbook on Sunday opened the New England Patriots' season win total at 11, the highest of any team. That number didn't last long. Shortly after posting the first NFL win totals in Las Vegas, the sportsbook at the South Point casino took multiple $1,000 bets on New England to..." May 01

  • 10 best players still available in 2017 NFL Draft

    Larry Brown Sports "The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft has officially come to a close and 32 players now have a new home. But what about all the players who remain? What about those who unexpectedly fell? And just how far will those with question-mark players continue to fall? Each of those are legitimate..." April 28

  • WR Corey Davis taken 5th by Titans

    Detroit Free Press "Corey Davis joined Randy Moss as the only Mid-American Conference wide receivers to go in the first round of the modern NFL draft when the Tennessee Titans made him the fifth overall pick Thursday. Davis set the MAC record for receiving yards during a star-studded career at Western..." April 28

  • Titans take corner Adoree' Jackson

    Rotoworld "Titans selected USC CB Adoree' Jackson with the No. 18 overall pick of the 2017 NFL draft. Jackson (5’10/186) was a jack of many trades for the Trojans, scoring eight return TDs, six more at receiver, and intercepting six passes with three forced fumbles at cornerback. He won the 2016 Thorpe..." April 28

  • Titans' top 5 options with No. 5 pick in NFL draft

    Tennessean "It’s time for the encore. Titans general manager Jon Robinson had a wildly successful first season in Nashville, in which he reshaped the team’s roster and future with bold trades, savvy free-agent signings and a draft that included selecting an All-Pro offensive lineman. You want more. And he..." April 27

  • Titans G.M.: Chances of a trade are “50-50,” with QB market driving it

    Pro Football Talk "The reports that the Titans are willing if not eager to make a trade appear to be true. Unless they’re not. Because even Titans General Manager Jon Robinson said the odds are even that they will make a move, saying there was a “50-50” chance. “We’ve had a few calls,” Robinson said, via Jason..." April 27

  • Broncos Reportedly Among Teams Talking Trade for Titans' No. 5 NFL Draft Pick

    Bleacher Report "With hours to go before the start of the 2017 NFL draft, the Denver Broncos have expressed interest in moving up. According to Bleacher Report's Jason Cole, the Broncos are among the teams that have contacted the Tennessee Titans about trading up to No. 5 overall. Cole noted a trade is..." April 27

  • Titans’ 2016 second-round pick Kevin Dodd still dealing with foot injury

    Pro Football Talk "The Titans took linebacker Kevin Dodd with the 33rd overall pick of last year’s draft, only to see him suffer a foot injury in his first rookie minicamp. A year later, that injury is still an issue. Although Dodd did manage to play in nine games last season, the foot remained a problem and..." April 26

  • Mike Williams worked out for Chargers, Titans

    Pro Football Talk "Clemson wide receiver Mike Williams is among the players that will be watching the first round of the NFL Draft closely because he’s widely expected to find out where he’ll be starting his NFL career before Thursday night’s festivities in Philadelphia come to an end. Williams made a late bid to..." April 26

  • Titans mulling trade of No. 5 draft pick

    Bleacher Report "The Tennessee Titans are reportedly fielding offers and considering trading the No. 5 overall pick in Thursday's 2017 NFL draft, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Tennessee also holds the No. 18 overall selection. The fifth pick originally belonged to the Los Angeles Rams and was acquired..." April 26

  • Titans coach Mike Mularkey didn't reach out to Derrick Henry about workout absence

    Alabama "When the Tennessee Titans started their offseason workouts on April 17, coach Mike Mularkey was at a loss to explain why second-year running back Derrick Henry hadn't reported. Except for a three-day minicamp, all workouts by NFL teams between the end of one season and the start of training..." April 26

  • 'Bloodbath' in Bristol: ESPN could cut 70 people

    Sporting News "The layoffs at ESPN might turn out worse than predicted, sources tell Sporting News. The Worldwide Leader in Sports could cut around 70 TV/radio anchors, reporters, analysts and online writers over coming days and weeks, sources said. That would be worse than the 40 to 50 on-air talents..." April 25

  • Titans pick up Taylor Lewan’s 2018 option

    247 Sports "The Tennessee Titans are picking up the fifth-year option on left tackle Taylor Lewan, according to Field Yates. This had been expected. The Titans had until May 2nd until make a decision." April 25

  • Titans' DeMarco Murray to NFL draft picks: 'You're just a rookie'

    Tennessean "Attention, NFL draft prospects. When DeMarco Murray speaks, you listen, and here’s how this is about to go down. “Nothing is going to be given to you, no matter what you did in college, no matter how many yards, records you’ve broken, what kind of guy you were, all of that,” the Titans’..." April 25

  • Why Titans could draft Western Kentucky's Forrest Lamp at No. 18

    Tennessean "The idea is pretty straightforward, and as grounded as someone on the wrong end of a pancake block. A year after dealing the No. 1 overall selection to the Rams, the Titans would once again like to trade down to acquire more draft capital. But absent a deal for the fifth pick, they’re in..." April 23

  • Analysis: Titans open vs Raiders, play twice in primetime

    Tennessean "If the Titans are going to reach the playoffs this season, these are the hurdles they’ll need to navigate along the way. They include a season-opening matchup against the Raiders in Nashville, a Monday night game against the Colts in Nashville, a Thursday night game against the Steelers in..." April 21

  • NFL owners chipped in millions to fund President Trump’s inauguration events

    Sporting News "Redskins owner Daniel Snyder was among many high-rolling sports figures to contribute to President Donald Trump's inaugural festivities, including six other NFL owners who donated $1 million, The Washington Post reported, citing a Federal Election Commission filing it obtained. The Republican..." April 20

  • Phil Simms joining CBS’ The NFL Today as studio analyst

    Sportsnaut "CBS announced Wednesday that Phil Simms will be joining the show The NFL Today as a studio analyst. Simms had previously made it clear he wasn’t done working in broadcasting after being bumped for Tony Romo in the live booth next to Jim Nantz. A consummate professional, we expect Simms to..." April 19

  • Poll: 87 percent of NFL fans oppose their team drafting player with history of violence against women

    Sportsnaut "According to one poll, the majority of NFL fans aren’t on board with their favorite team drafting a player who has physically abused a woman. “A Marist poll conducted for HBO’s Real Sports found that the vast majority of fans — 87 percent — say that they would oppose their favorite NFL team..." April 19

  • Titans’ Da’Norris Searcy, Harry Douglas Accept Paycuts

    Pro Football Rumors "The Titans have agreed to contract restructures with defensive back Da’Norris Searcy and wide receiver Harry Douglas, according to Field Yates of ESPN.com (Twitter links). Searcy, 28, has actually agreed to reduce his salary in each of the next two seasons. In 2017, Searcy’s pay will decrease..." April 18

  • Derrick Henry called out by teammate for missing voluntary workouts

    Larry Brown Sports "The early portion of offseason training for NFL teams is optional, but most players show up and expect their teammates to do the same. Those who choose not to attend risk being accused of selfishness, as Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry could tell you. Henry, who is entering his..." April 18

  • DeMarco Murray: Tony Romo 'still has something left in the tank'

    Tennessean "Titans running back DeMarco Murray believes Tony Romo is still capable of playing at a high level, but he understands his former quarterback’s decision to leave the game for the broadcast booth. “I think he’ll do great. I think he’ll do fine,” Murray said Monday after the Titans reported for..." April 18

  • What top draft options at No. 5 would mean to Titans' incumbents

    ESPN "If the Tennessee Titans stay at No. 5 in the first round of the NFL draft, they’ll want to pick a premium player who will have an impact for them for a long time. The pick certainly won’t be quarterback and I have trouble imagining it would be an offensive lineman, but it could be virtually..." April 17

  • Andre Johnson to sign a one-day contract and retire with the Texans

    CBS Sports "Before Andre Johnson retires, he's heading home. On Monday, the Texans announced that they're signing Johnson, 35, to a one-day contract so that he can retire as a Texan. The team will honor Johnson at a press conference Wednesday. Johnson is the franchise's all-time leading receiver in..." April 17