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Titans agree to contract with kicker Succup

Titans agree to contract with kicker Succup

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated 14 hours ago
Veteran kicker Ryan Succop has agreed to a one-year deal with the Tennessee Titans who chose to go with experience rather than an undrafted rookie.
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  • Roundup: Gronkowski Says He’s Ready for Patriots’ Opener Agains…

    Roundup: Gronkowski Says He’s Ready for Patriots’ Opener Against Dolphins

    nytimes.com 9 hours ago
    New England tight end Rob Gronkowski, who had right knee surgery in December, did not play in the preseason.
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  • As expected, tackles remain in place

    As expected, tackles remain in place

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. –- Asked about adding veterans for depth, Tennessee Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt talked of youth. "This league has become about rookies playing, they have to play early, that's an important piece of it," he said at his Monday p…
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  • Quentin Groves upgrades Titans' LB depth

    Quentin Groves upgrades Titans' LB depth

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Quentin Groves was supposed to help boost the Jacksonville Jaguars pass rush to new heights. In 2008, Jacksonville drafted defensive end Derrick Harvey in the first round and outside linebacker Groves in the second. Harvey lasted thr…
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  • Grizzlies cut loose Jamaal Franklin

    Grizzlies cut loose Jamaal Franklin

    nba.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    The Memphis Grizzlies have waived guard Jamaal Franklin.
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  • Titans add Kris Durham, Brandon Harris and six practice squadde…

    Titans add Kris Durham, Brandon Harris and six practice squadders

    profootballtalk.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    The Titans claimed wide receiver T.J. Graham off waivers on Sunday, but he won’t be the only wideout trying to pick up Tennessee’s offense on the fly. The team announced that they have claimed Kris Durham in addition to Graham. The former Lion had 38 ca…
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  • T.J. Graham lands with Titans

    T.J. Graham lands with Titans

    profootballtalk.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    One of the more notable wide receivers released on Saturday has quickly found a new home. The Titans have been awarded ex-Bills wideout T.J. Graham on waivers, Adam Caplan of ESPN reported Sunday. A 2012 third-round pick out of N.C. State, the 25-year-o…
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  • On Steve Vallos and other at-risk Titans

    On Steve Vallos and other at-risk Titans

    ESPN.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- With each waiver claim the Tennessee Titans submit, a corresponding roster move is attached. If they are awarded a player with their claim, the attached cut is executed and the roster remains at 53. The most susceptible player is cen…
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  • Tennessee Titans cut-down analysis

    Tennessee Titans cut-down analysis

    ESPN.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)
    Most significant move: The Tennessee Titans made the surprise decision to keep defensive back Khalid Wooten and center Steve Vallos. Keeping Vallos is a shock. He appears to be temporary insurance for backup center Chris Spencer, who missed much of the …
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  • Cowboys trade for defensive end Lavar Edwards

    Cowboys trade for defensive end Lavar Edwards

    profootballtalk.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)
    The Cowboys needed to drop 22 players from the roster to get from 75 to 53 by Saturday’s deadline. Now they’ll need to make a 23rd move. Todd Archer of ESPNDallas.com reports that the Cowboys have traded a conditional seventh-round pick to the Titans in…
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  • Can Coons hold onto Titans' kicking job?

    Can Coons hold onto Titans' kicking job?

    ESPN.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Undrafted rookie Travis Coons has won the Tennessee Titans kicking job, at least for the time being. Coons is on the roster, while Maikon Bonani is being cut, per Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean. We’ll have to see how it pans out from he…
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  • Titans cut Maikon Bonani, Tommie Campbell

    Titans cut Maikon Bonani, Tommie Campbell

    profootballtalk.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)
    The Titans may have settled on Rob Bironas’s replacement at kicker. Travis Coons has outlasted Maikon Bonani in this summer’s competition. Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that Bonani has been cut after entering camp as the favorite. Bonani was 3-of-…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Vinny Lecavalier and Joe Thornton trade buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Vinny Lecavalier and Joe Thornton trade buzz

    thehockeynews.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)
    Earlier this summer there was speculation the Philadelphia Flyers were shopping center Vincent Lecavalier. If Lecavalier is troubled by the trade rumors, Flyers coach Craig Berube told NJ.com’s Randy Miller the veteran center should get over it and focu…
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  • Whiz expects healthy Titans next week

    Whiz expects healthy Titans next week

    ESPN.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- When the Tennessee Titans hit the field next week to install a game plan for the season opener in Kansas City, they should be at full strength. Coach Ken Whisenhunt said Friday he doesn’t anticipate anybody missing practice next week…
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  • Titans will seek alternative to Campbell

    Titans will seek alternative to Campbell

    ESPN.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Titans have poor cornerback depth. To their credit, that didn't prompt them to keep Tommie Campbell. Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean reports Campbell has been cut. Campbell had a disastrous, three-penalty night Thursday, ex…
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  • Titans release Marc Mariani on way to 53 players

    Titans release Marc Mariani on way to 53 players

    profootballtalk.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    The Titans haven’t officially announced any of their cuts yet, but some of the players receiving bad news are sharing the news ahead of the team. One such player is wide receiver Marc Mariani. Mariani joined the team as a seventh-round pick in 2010 and …
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  • Titans D-lineman Casey rewarded with four-year extension, $36M

    Titans D-lineman Casey rewarded with four-year extension, $36M

    yahoo.com ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Aug 27 (5 days ago)
    Tennessee Titans defensive lineman Jurrell Casey emerged last season as one of the league's most underrated defenders. He's perhaps underrated no longer. Casey and the Titans signed a four-year, $36 million contract extension, with $20.5 million of it g…
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  • Titans' Lewan dealing with reserve role

    Titans' Lewan dealing with reserve role

    ESPN.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Barring an injury to a starting tackle or guard in the next 10 days, Tennessee Titans first-round pick Taylor Lewan is primed to be playing on special teams and a spectator when the offense is on the field when the team opens the sea…
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  • Titans trying out kicker Rian Lindell today also

    Titans trying out kicker Rian Lindell today also

    profootballtalk.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)
    The Titans went for the no-name kicker approach, and apparently didn’t like the results. So now, in addition to the previously reported Jay Feely workout, the Titans are bringing in other veterans. According to Alex Marvex of FOX Sports, Rian Lindell wi…
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  • Video - Titans extend Jurrell Casey 01:55

    Titans extend Jurrell Casey

    Aug 28
    Chris Wesseling breaks down the Tennessee Titans defensive tackle Jurrell Casey's four-year, $36 million extension.
  • Video - Bet The Colts To Win The AFC South 09:56

    Bet The Colts To Win The AFC South

    Aug 28
    Bill Simmons and Cousin Sal look at the lowly AFC South and decide that the Colts are likely the only 10-win team. They can't decide why they don't like the Texans but they don't, they think Blake Bortles may succeed despite his name.
  • Video - Bridgewater, Vikings Top Titans 00:36

    Bridgewater, Vikings Top Titans

    Aug 28
    Teddy Bridgewater passed for 17 yards and a touchdown in the Vikings' 19-3 win over the Titans.
  • Video - Tennessee Titans vs. Atlanta Falcons preseason highlights 01:58

    Tennessee Titans vs. Atlanta Falcons preseason highlights

    Aug 24
    Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker and Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan both played well, but the Titans ultimately came out on top with a 24-17 victory.

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