AFC South News and Rumors
ANDERSON, Ind. – The Indianapolis Colts have already lost running back Vick Ballard (Achilles) for the season. The team now must worry about guard Donald Thomas. Thomas limped off the practice field Wednesday after it’s believed that he re-injured the s…Upvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com 26 minutes agoHOUSTON -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Houston Texans training camp. During a late drill, Texans cornerback Kareem Jackson intercepted quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and returned the ball nearly the entire length of the field. While pur…Upvote Share Tweet
Jurrell Casey working on edge rushESPN.com 1 hour agoNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Part of Jurrell Casey’s transition from 4-3 defensive tackle to 3-4 defensive end is who he’ll match up with. At Tennessee Titans practice on Tuesday, he lined up against offensive tackles during one-on-one pass-rush work. “I wanted …Upvote Share TweetHouston Texans running back Arian Foster has been holding a media boycott, of sorts, this year. And, even though he stopped to talk on Wednesday, he practically still is on the media boycott. Foster, known as a thoughtful player through his previous int…Upvote Share Tweet
On star power and the face of the TitansESPN.com 4 hours agoNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Titans lack star power. Star power drives attention. The Titans' last, biggest star was Chris Johnson. He was super-recognizable and still produced on a reasonable level. But his game last season was nothing compared to…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 5 hours agoJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have lost reserve tight end Clay Harbor for a month, and possibly longer. Harbor sustained a calf injury during Monday's practice at Bartram Trail High School and had his lower left leg in a protective boot…Upvote Share Tweet
Mathis opens up about his suspensionESPN.com 5 hours agoANDERSON, Ind. -- As expected, the emotions were mixed as Indianapolis Colts linebacker Robert Mathis sat on the edge of his bathtub with his head down in his hands after getting the news of his four-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy on per…Upvote Share TweetAs chairman of the finance committee, Texans owner Bob McNair's opinion will impact any team's move. With the Raiders reportedly considering a move to San Antonio, Texas, he said Tuesday he is withholding judgment until he knows all the facts.Upvote Share Tweet
W2W4: Day 6 Colts CampESPN.com 12 hours agoANDERSON, Ind. -- The Indianapolis Colts return to the practice field at Anderson (Indiana) University on Wednesday morning after having Tuesday off. They'll have a walk through that's closed to the public at 9:30 a.m. ET then have an open practice at 1…Upvote Share Tweet
Titans assistant Jefferson puts on padsESPN.com 23 hours agoNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Titans wide receivers coach Shawn Jefferson had talked about doing it for sometime. Tuesday was the day he put on pads and helmet to go against his players in a drill. Wearing a Titans light blue No. 1 practice jersey and h…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 23 hours agoNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Tennessee Titans training camp: Receivers coach Shawn Jefferson is 45 and last played in 2003. That didn’t stop him from putting on pads and banging into his receivers for a blocking dri…Upvote Share TweetThe Indianapolis Colts' attempt to find a replacement for running back Vick Ballard (Achilles) on the roster continues. The Colts signed former Dallas Cowboys running back Phillip Tanner and linebacker Jonathon Sharpe on Tuesday. Tanner spent the past t…Upvote Share Tweet
Taking early stock of Jags campESPN.com Jul 29 (yesterday)JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- With the Jaguars having an off day for the first time this training camp, it’s time to take stock of their first four practices: One guy quietly having a good camp is tight end Marcedes Lewis. He said during the spring that this ha…Upvote Share Tweet
Remember The Titans Is A Lie, And This Man Still Wants You To Know Itdeadspin.com Jul 29 (yesterday)Not long after the release of Remember the Titans, the uplifting 2000 blockbuster about the integration of the T.C. Williams High School football team, former coach Herman Boone ceased to be the Titan his players all remembered. Instead, in public appea…Upvote Share Tweet
Whisenhunt says it’s too early for a Titans depth chartprofootballtalk.com Jul 29 (yesterday)The Titans don’t have any starters, any backups, any fourth-stringers just functioning as extra bodies at training camp. Tennessee coach Ken Whisenhunt says it’s way too early for the Titans to have any depth chart at all. Whisenhunt told the Tennessean…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jul 29 (yesterday)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Titans running back Shonn Greene's been at the head of the running back line, and said he's working to knock the rust off after he missed all of the offseason following a cleanup knee surgery. I think he's looked like what …Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 29 (yesterday)The Texans haven’t expressed any concern that the hamstring injury that kept running back Arian Foster out of practice on Monday is a big deal, but they have made a move to make sure they aren’t left short at the position in the event things develop in …Upvote Share Tweet
Texans' Foster Returns, Johnson Still OutJul 30NFL Nation Texans reporter Tania Ganguli discusses the importance of a healthy Arian Foster and Andre Johnson to the Texans' offense, as well as how Jadeveon Clowney is expected to bolster the defense.
Watt Working To Improve His CraftJul 30Texans DE J.J. Watt talks about his dedication to the game and his early impressions of rookie Jadeveon Clowney.
Why not us?: Tennessee TitansJul 30Will head coach Ken Whisenhunt have the same positive impact on Jake Locker like he has had with other QBs? The "Inside Training Camp Live" crew breaks down what the Tennessee Titans need to do win it all.
Tennessee Titans find a star in the making at training campJul 29Defensive coordinator Ray Horton is installing a Pittsburgh-type defense in Tennessee, and he needs a rock in the middle to hold it down. Is Jurrell Casey the right guy to do just that?
Falcons Report: Putting It All on the LinesJul 30Ra’Shede Hageman (in white) is part of a rebuilt defensive line that must generate a pass rush. (Brynn Anderson/AP) I’m in Flowery Branch, Ga., the permanent training home of the Falcons, for a steamy afternoon practice, the second padded practice of th…
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Panthers Report: Cam Newton Might Really Have to be SupermanJul 29Grant Halverson/Getty Images On Monday I was in Spartanburg, S.C., for the fourth practice of the Panthers’ 20th season on the campus of Wofford College, the alma mater of owner Jerry Richardson. Minus first-round receiver Kelvin Benjamin, who was back …