DeMarco Murray RUMORS & NEWS

  • Murray expects Elliott to break his Cowboys rushing record

    NFL.com "It's easier for Titans running back DeMarco Murray to share the spotlight with Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott these days now that Murray's own career is back on track. Murray called Elliott shortly after he was drafted and offered up some encouragement. He spoke glowingly about all of his..." January 27

  • DeMarco Murray likens Derrick Henry to ‘a new Ferrari,’ tells fans to be patient

    The Sports Daily "The Tennessee Titans have two exotic sports cars, but only one is getting driven. DeMarco Murray, who ranks second in the league in rushing, has gotten more than 62 percent of the carries this season, while second-round pick Derrick Henry has been lucky enough to get 21 percent. Titans fans..." December 23

  • DeMarco Murray on comeback player of the year: 'Hopefully it's for somebody else'

    ESPN "DeMarco Murray was the NFL’s No. 1 rusher in 2014 in Dallas, fell to No. 27 in 2015 in Philadelphia and this year is the league’s No. 2 rusher in Tennessee. The trajectory of the curve is the type that can make a case for Murray as the NFL comeback player of the year. Murray has 1,135..." December 17

  • What did the Titans expect from DeMarco Murray? “Not what we’re getting”

    Pro Football Talk "In 2014, running back DeMarco Murray set a franchise single-season rushing record for a franchise that has had running backs like Emmitt Smith and Tony Dorsett. Last year, Murray regressed in Philadelphia, to say the least. This year, Murray is proving that he wasn’t the problem. So what did..." November 18

  • DeMarco Murray good to go after full practice

    Pro Football Talk "Titans running back DeMarco Murray will be ready for a full workload on Sunday against the Chargers. Murray got in a full practice today and will be 100 percent on Sunday, Titans coach Mike Mularkey said today. Last Thursday, the Titans got a bit of a scare when Murray pulled up on a run..." November 04

  • Titans' DeMarco Murray: MRI reveals no structural damage

    CBS Sports "Murray's (toe) MRI on Friday revealed that he suffered no structural damage on Thursday, Adam Caplan of ESPN reports. Murray was able to play through his injury late in Thursday's win over the Jaguars, recording 42 yards on eight carries after sustaining the injury. " October 29

  • DeMarco Murray getting MRI on toe, team expects good results

    Pro Football Talk "Titans running back DeMarco Murray hit a brief snag on his way to 123 rushing yards and a touchdown against the Jaguars when he pulled up short after a 13-yard gain near the end of the first half. Murray went to the locker room before the half concluded, but the issue wasn’t serious enough to..." October 28

  • DeMarco Murray was ‘95 percent sure’ he was returning to Cowboys

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "DeMarco Murray’s return to the Dallas Cowboys during the off-season was close. How close? “It was like 95 percent sure I was going to come back there,” Murray said in a phone interview. “I have a lot of respect for those guys — the Jones family, Will [McClay], coach [Jason] Garrett obviously..." October 15

  • How smashmouth is working for Titans ... and how it isn't

    Tennessean "Through four games, the Titans are showing a dramatic improvement in the run game from 2015. They’re the NFL’s fourth-best rushing attack at 127 yards per game, a whopping 37 percent increase from the 2015 team, which finished 25th at just 92.8 yards per game. They boast one of the league’s..." October 06

  • Power runners Derrick Henry, DeMarco Murray give Titans offense an identity

    Tennessean "In a league that seemingly becomes more pass-happy with each passing year, the Titans’ emphasis on an old-school, smashmouth attack may offer a unique advantage. How many NFL defenses, after all, are gearing themselves toward stopping power rushing offenses these days? Instead of loading up..." August 31