Tennessee Sports News and Rumors
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As the Eagles prefer to face a pick-your-poison offense, they’ll have a defensive player who was injured on Sunday in uniform. Linebacker Emmanuel Acho is active and will play after injuring a groin against the Titans. He has been splitting time with Ca…Upvote Share Tweet
Catfished: Predators get letter from PETA for post-goal fan celebrationthehockeynews.com 5 hours agoAfter a post-goal thrown catfish celebration on Tuesday night, the Nashville Predators have been asked by the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals to stop the practice. The thrown catfish, a long-standing tradition of sorts in Nashville, came after P…Upvote Share Tweet
Predators activate Fisher (Achilles) from IRESPN.com 6 hours agoThe Nashville Predators are activating center Mike Fisher from injured reserve, and he is expected to be in the lineup Thursday night against the Edmonton Oilers.Upvote Share TweetNHL.com 6 hours agoNASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Nashville Predators are activating centre Mike Fisher from injured reserve, and he is expected to be in the lineup Thursday night against the Edmonton Oilers. The Predators announced the move Thursday after Fisher skate...Upvote Share TweetTitans quarterback Zach Mettenberger made a tongue-in-cheek guarantee Wednesday not to take another selfie before this week's game.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 9 hours agoNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Titans cannot stop the run. Their defense is surrendering a league-worst 145.4 yards a game. Their schedule has done them no favors, as six of the seven backs who have eclipsed 100 yards against them rank in the NFL's top eight: …Upvote Share Tweet
Griz hold off Lakers to extend run, go to 13-2ESPN.com 18 hours agoMarc Gasol had 19 points and 11 rebounds, Mike Conley added 19 points, and the Grizzlies held off the Lakers 99-93 on Wednesday night for their seventh victory in eight games.Upvote Share TweetLinebacker Shaun Phillips has taken an overnight elevator ride from the basement to the penthouse in the AFC South. Phillips was waived by the Titans on Tuesday and he’ll spend Thanksgiving as a member of the Colts, who announced that they added Phillip…Upvote Share Tweet
Struggling Titans offensive line down three starters on WednesdayESPN.com Nov 26 (yesterday)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Titans could have not one, not two, but three starting offensive linemen out against the Texans on Sunday. Center Brian Schwenke (torn MCL in his left knee) is on injured reserve. Left tackle Taylor Lewan (high ankle sp…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Nov 26 (yesterday)The Texans placed quarterback Ryan Mallett on injured reserve Wednesday, tapping Ryan Fitzpatrick to start Sunday against the Tennessee Titans.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 26 (yesterday)It’s been a good month for Ravens running back Justin Forsett. In Week 10, Forsett ran for 112 yards and two touchdowns in Baltimore’s victory over the Titans and was named the AFC offensive player of the week in recognition of his exploits. Forsett cou…Upvote Share Tweet
Neal scores only goal in 6-round shootout, lifts Predators over Kings 4-3NHL.com Nov 26 (yesterday)NASHVILLE, Tenn. - James Neal had to be patient while waiting for his name to be called in the shootout. Then he made his opportunity count. Neal scored the only goal of the six-round tiebreaker to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win over ...Upvote Share Tweet
Titans can't even sell continuity on OL any longerESPN.com Nov 25 (2 days ago)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- As bad as things have been for the Titans offensive line this season, the team could say it was building some continuity. Four-fifths of the line has started every game this season, with Taylor Lewan taking over at left tackle for th…Upvote Share Tweet
McDavid talks fight; fancy stats all-stars; controversial junior hockey mascot benched (Puck Headlines)yahoo.com Nov 25 (2 days ago)Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • Astronaut Butch Wilmore is currently floating around in space while supporting…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 25 (2 days ago)So, the Memphis Grizzlies have the NBA’s best record. The team’s best player, Marc Gasol, spent his teenage years in Memphis, and the Grizzlies were the first team to give him an NBA chance. That franchise can also pay him more money than any other squa…Upvote Share Tweet
Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the quarter point of the seasonthehockeynews.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)There are always early season surprises. That’s just the nature of hockey. A lucky bounce here and there, and you have Jon Sim fighting for the lead in preseason scoring, which is something that has actually happened in the past. Over the course of the …Upvote Share Tweet
Even Ken Whisenhunt has difficulty pointing to areas of improvement for TitansESPN.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Losing wears on everyone. The Tennessee Titans just lost their fifth game in a row and ninth in the first 11 games of Ken Whisenhunt’s tenure as head coach. “I have a sick feeling in my stomach all the time,” Whisenhunt said Monday. …Upvote Share Tweet
Why can't Justin Hunter shine like other young wideouts?ESPN.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Titans receiver Justin Hunter is not yet two seasons into his career. He came into the league raw. He's bound to be still somewhat raw. But plenty of first-year and second-year receivers are doing great things across the NF…Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Eagles talk with Geoff Mosher, Ravens talk with Clifton Brownprofootballtalk.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)The Eagles outlasted the Titans on Sunday for a 43-24 win that guaranteed them at least a share of first place in the NFC East when the day came to an end. That share is all they own after the Cowboys were able to come back to beat the Giants on Sunday …Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Nov 24 (4 days ago)LeSean McCoy cut and slashed, quickly hit the holes and looked like his old self running the ball.Upvote Share Tweet
Clowney Dealing With Knee PainNov 27ESPN Texans reporter Tania Ganguli has the latest on Jadeveon Clowney, who admitted he was going through a great deal of pain and his surgically repaired knee has been swelling on him.
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Neal Lifts Preds Over KingsNov 25James Neal scored the only goal of a six-round shootout to lift the Predators over the Kings 4-3.
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