• Agent: Johnson release coming from Titans

    Summary of 25 articles · Updated Apr 6, 2014
    • Report: Chris Johnson’s work ethic irked Titans officials

      The Titans’ decision to cut running back Chris Johnson may have been at least in part a reflection of Johnson’s work ethic. Although Johnson hasn’t had any major off-field incidents, Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that Johnson was cut because the t…
    • Putting the Chris Johnson trade “discussions” in context

      On Friday, a report emerged after the release of running back Chris Johnson that four teams had discussed a possible trade of Johnson with the Titans: the Jets, Dolphins, Bills, and Falcons. The report used the term “discussed” generally. It contained n…
    • Look for Chris Johnson to have new team by middle of next week

      On Friday, the Titans cut running back Chris Johnson. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Johnson currently is expected to pick his next team by the middle of next week. It’s still unclear where he will land, although the strongest link appear…
    • Titans Cut RB Chris Johnson

      The Titans have cut running back Chris Johnson, Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports. Johnson was scheduled to make $8 million this year following a season when he ran for 1,077 yards and a career-low average of 3.9 yards per carry. The Titans attempted …
    • Good and bad: Johnson numbers of note

      Some key numbers from ESPN Stats and Info on Chris Johnson, who was released by the Titans on Friday: Four-digits: Johnson's current streak of six straight 1,000-yard seasons is the longest active streak in the NFL. No one else has a current streak long…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Webster: Titans seek all-around back

      Tennessee Titans general manager Ruston Webster visited with me, Chad Withrow and Jonathan Hutton on The Midday 180 this afternoon to talk about the team's decision to cut ties with Chris Johnson. "There is some sense of relief that we're through i…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Chris Johnson: I’m looking forward to the next chapter

      Running back Chris Johnson’s time with the Titans came to an end on Friday after one 2,000-yard season and 7,965 yards over six years overall. The end of the line came largely because the contract Johnson signed before the 2011 season was set to pay him…
    • Titans releasing Chris Johnson

      Chris Johnson’s six-season run with Tennessee is officially over. The Titans announced they will release Johnson, their star tailback, on Friday. Johnson, 28, rushed for 7,965 yards and 50 touchdowns in regular season play for Tennessee, which drafted h…
    • Why a link between free agent Chris Johnson and Cowboys is silly

      Chris Johnson is on the verge of being released by Tennessee. The Cowboys have already been thrown into the speculative mix as a landing spot. Dallas Cowboys defensive end Marcus Spears (right) works to tackle Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson…
    • Titans dump Chris Johnson, Jets interested according to sources

      The Jets’ slow and steady march toward a revamped offense this offseason may include adding a former star running back who has lost his way in recent years. The Titans’ release of Chris Johnson on Friday raises the question whether the three-time Pro Bo…
    • Titans release Johnson after six seasons

      Running back Chris Johnson was released by the Tennessee Titans on Friday, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Chris Johnson to take (and possibly fail) physical today

      Yes, Chris Johnson will be at the Titans’ facility on Friday. Yes, he’ll take a physical. Given that he had offseason knee surgery, there’s a chance he’ll fail the physical. And then the Titans would release him with the “failed physical” designation. T…
    • Release could be coming as Chris Johnson tweets he’s traveling to Tennessee

      The breaking point between Chris Johnson and the Tennessee Titans could be coming on Friday. The 2009 NFL offensive player of the year tweeted Thursday night that he’s traveling back to Tennessee. Johnson’s agent, Joel Segal, said Wednesday that he full…
    • Analyzing Kiper Grade A draft: Titans

      The Tennessee Titans have the 11th and 42nd picks in the NFL draft in the first and second rounds, respectively. They finished 7-9 in 2013 and let coach Mike Munchak and the bulk of his staff go. Under new CEO and team president Tommy Smith, general man…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Agent: Johnson's exit as Titan coming soon

      The clock continues to tick on Chris Johnson's tenure with the Tennessee Titans. The long-presumed divorce is coming, the running back's agent said, he just doesn't know when.
      Source: ESPN.com
  • Browns wise to steer clear of Johnson

    The Browns apparently weren’t among the teams that inquired about running back Chris Johnson before the Titans released the sixth-year veteran. They would be wise to keep their distance now that the three-time Pro Bowler is on the open market. Sure, Joh…
    Source: ESPN.com
  • Ruston Webster: We’ll definitely be looking at running backs in the draft

    The Titans did the expected on Friday and released running back Chris Johnson ahead of the start of their offseason work on Monday. General Manager Ruston Webster was a guest on The Midday 180 on 104.5 The Zone on Friday afternoon and discussed how thin…
  • Despite decline, Johnson worth a look

    The Tennessee Titans made it official Friday, releasing former Pro Bowl running back Chris Johnson. The New York Jets have interest, according to a league source. In fact, they were one of the teams that inquired about trading for Johnson, ESPN NFL Insi…
    Source: ESPN.com
  • Chris Johnson’s skill and durability should appeal to suitors

    Now that Chris Johnson’s six-season tenure in Tennessee has reached its end, we turn to the matter of where he lands next. Johnson, whom we’ve placed 34th in our free agent rankings, is the best running back to hit the market this offseason. In fact, Jo…
    • Report: Giants, Cowboys could join Jets as Chris Johnson suitors

      Running back Chris Johnson is in Nashville on Friday for what’s expected to be his final physical and meeting with the Titans before he’s released to the open market. The Jets have been linked to a pursuit of Johnson since it became clear that the Titan…
  • Report: New York Giants Interested In Chris Johnson

    Earlier this morning, reports came out from Fox Sports that the New York Giants, along with the Dallas Cowboys and New York Jets, are interested in Tennessee Titans‘ running back Chris Johnson. Stay tuned on Giants Gab for updates on the potential addit…
    Source: giantsgab.com
  • As release looms, Chris Johnson’s market value is unclear

    It’s looking more and more likely that the Tennessee Titans will soon cut running back Chris Johnson, less than three years after signing him to a contract that has paid out, to date, $30 million. It’s safe to say he won’t make $30 million over the next…

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