AFC South News and Rumors
Will Marcus Mariota's accuracy mean more yards after the catch for Titans?Share Tweet
Kenneth Adams IV could be emerging as face of Titans ownershipprofootballtalk.com 8 hours agoThe latest reminder from the Titans that the team still isn’t for sale came not only from interim CEO/president Steve Underwood but also from Kenneth Adams IV. As noted by David Climer of the Tennessean, some see that as the first step in the emergence …Share Tweet
AFC South Q&A: How have teams performed against Dick LeBeau's defenses?ESPN.com 10 hours agoAFC South Q&A: How have teams performed against Dick LeBeau's defenses?Share Tweet
Colts sign linebacker Justin Shirk, waive Camaron Beardprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoThe Indianapolis Colts signed linebacker Justin Shirk and waived defensive end Camaron Beard on Thursday. Shirk, an undrafted free agent out of Division II Bloomsburg, spent time with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their rookie mini-camp in May. A tran…Share TweetBefore the Ray Rice debacle, NFL teams would react to a player getting arrested by issuing the same kind of perfunctory statement that the Texans issued on Thursday about defensive lineman Brandon Ivory — and then waiting for the legal process to play o…Share TweetBlake Bortles played great in preseason games in August, then not so great late in the season long after he became the Jacksonville Jaguars' starting quarterback. There are plenty of reasons, but apparently one that he was dealing with a "dead arm.…Share Tweet
Jaguars still a popular bet to exceed expectations this yearprofootballtalk.com Jul 2 (yesterday)Many people thought the Jaguars were going to be better last year, and surprisingly, they weren’t. But that sag to three wins notwithstanding, the Jaguars are still a popular proposition in Las Vegas. According to Graham McKean of ESPN.com, the Jaguars …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jun 30 (3 days ago)When an NFL owner is trying to raise money for charitable causes, they have 31 places around the league where they know they’ll find people with deep pockets who could help. Texans owner Bob McNair wasn’t looking specifically to NFL owners to help provi…Share Tweet
Colts bring back defensive tackle Jeris Pendletonprofootballtalk.com Jun 30 (3 days ago)The Colts brought back one of their own, now that he’s healthy. The team announced they signed defensive tackle Jeris Pendleton. He spent the last two years with the Colts, but was on injured reserve all last season because of a knee injury. He was orig…Share TweetESPN.com Jun 30 (3 days ago)NFL Nation TV wonders if Russell Wilson should be league's highest-paid QBShare Tweet
AFC South Q&A: How can the Colts' offense be exploited?ESPN.com Jun 30 (3 days ago)AFC South Q&A: How can the Colts' offense be exploited?Share TweetMike Curtis approves this message. On Sunday night, a fan at a Zac Brown Band concert put his toes on the stage — and Texans defensive end J.J. Watt put his ass on the ground. Watt posted the video of the moment on his Twitter page with the message, “No…Share Tweet
Report: Free agent linebacker Kyle Knox suspended four gamesprofootballtalk.com Jun 29 (4 days ago)Free agent linebacker Kyle Knox has been suspended for the first four games of the regular season, according to Howard Balzer of lockerdome.com. Knox, 26, has spent time with the Seattle Seahawks, Jacksonville Jaguars, New Orleans Saints and Dallas Cowb…Share TweetOK, OK, so it's not like St. Louis Blues goaltender Brian Elliott was exactly fooled by J.J. Watt's slap shot or anything. When the Houston Texans defensive end wound up at the Blake Geoffrion Hockey Classic, Elliott jumped out of the way and let Watt s…Share Tweet
Josh Cribbs still trying to land job for 2015profootballtalk.com Jun 26We haven’t heard much about wide receiver/kick returner Josh Cribbs since the Colts released him in May, but he says he’s heard from a few teams about possibly coming on board for the 2015 season. Cribbs told Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com said that he’s rec…Share TweetESPN.com Jun 26AFC South Q&A: What was the draft report on Marcus Mariota?Share Tweet
Marcus Mariota can prove himself to Titans quickly in season open...Jun 29ESPN Titans reporter Paul Kuharsky says Marcus Mariota will face a favorable matchup in the team's season opener.
Jaguars should expect big season out of WR Allen RobinsonJun 29ESPN Jaguars reporter Mike DiRocco says WR Allen Robinson is poised for a breakout season.
Which Colts running back will back up Frank Gore?Jun 29ESPN Colts reporter Mike Wells assesses why Vick Ballard, Dan Herron and Josh Robinson are leading candidates to back up Frank Gore.
QBs most deserving of a big contractJun 29Mark Brunell explains which five quarterbacks are most deserving of a big contract and why Seahawks QB Russell Wilson isn't on his list.
Kiper: Top safety prospects for 2016 (Insider)Jul 3Jackson had a good season last year, after bouncing back from an ACL injury. Mel Kiper Jr. believes Alabama will move Jackson from corner to safety to...
One Team, 25 Years OnJul 2Mike Martin (Michael J. LeBrecht II/1Deuce3 Photography) This week The MMQB is running a few stories by Peter King from the pages of Sports Illustrated. This story first appeared in the December 12, 2011 issue. With Special Reporting by Matt Gagne, Joan…
Countdown: A Week in the Life of the ’95 PackersJul 1Favre’s game against the Lions, as well as past injuries, left him battered, bruised and in full recuperation mode on Monday morning. (Focus on Sports/Getty Images) This week The MMQB is running several past stories by Peter King from the pages of Sport…
Mel Kiper's top 2016 prospects by position - NFLJun 29With the 2015 college football season nearly here, Mel Kiper turns his attention to the 2016 draft, ranking the top 10 prospects at each position.