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Predators president says he has perennial contender

Predators president says he has perennial contender

NHL.com Updated 6 hours ago
The Nashville Predators had the best record in the NHL for a time last season, and their president said Wednesday they are set up to contend for many years as well as any NHL team. "Where we're sitting right now from a hockey franchise standpoi...
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  • Sammie Hill to miss three games after surgery on knee

    Sammie Hill to miss three games after surgery on knee

    profootballtalk.com 1 hour ago
    Tennessee Titans nose tackle Sammie Hill had surgery to repair an injured MCL in his knee on Wednesday. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Hill is expected to miss the first three games of the season for the Titans but will be able to play af…
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  • Grizzlies first-round pick Jarell Martin fractures foot

    Grizzlies first-round pick Jarell Martin fractures foot

    nba.com 6 hours ago
    Memphis Grizzlies first-round draft pick Jarell Martin has a fractured left foot.
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  • NFLPA files injury grievance on behalf of Taylor Thompson

    NFLPA files injury grievance on behalf of Taylor Thompson

    profootballtalk.com 11 hours ago
    The Titans said Taylor Thompson was fine when they cut him. He and the knee surgery he’s about to have disagree, so the union is going to bat for him. According to Adam Caplan of ESPN, the NFLPA recently filed an injury grievance on behalf of the former…
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  • Tennessee Titans cut 13 players, including safety Josh Aubrey

    Tennessee Titans cut 13 players, including safety Josh Aubrey

    ESPN.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Tennessee Titans cut 13 players, including safety Josh Aubrey
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  • As Titans emphasize tackling, Zach Brown says he has to make mo…

    As Titans emphasize tackling, Zach Brown says he has to make more

    ESPN.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    As Titans emphasize tackling, Zach Brown says he has to make more
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  • Titans shave 10 from their roster

    Titans shave 10 from their roster

    profootballtalk.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)
    Plenty of players will be getting bad news in the next few days as teams make their cuts to 75 players. The Titans delivered that bad news to 10 former members of their club on Sunday. Offensive lineman Fernando Velasco is the most experienced member of…
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  • Montana Upsets Top-Ranked North Dakota State In Bonkers College…

    Montana Upsets Top-Ranked North Dakota State In Bonkers College Football Kickoff

    deadspin.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    Bob Stitt earned the Montana head coaching job by demonstrating an innovating offense at D-II Colorado School of Mines, and in his first game at the helm of the Grizzlies he managed the simple task of knocking off North Dakota State—NCAA Division I cham…
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  • Players Turning to Yoga as a Way to Stay in Shape

    Players Turning to Yoga as a Way to Stay in Shape

    nytimes.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    Yet yoga has made impressive inroads in the N.F.L., and several players are using yoga to help them prepare for and deal with the sport’s collisions.
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  • Titans defense hardly ready to panic after poor showing in KC

    Titans defense hardly ready to panic after poor showing in KC

    ESPN.com Aug 29 (5 days ago)
    Titans defense hardly ready to panic after poor showing in KC
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  • Titans fired up that Marcus Mariota was fired up after Justin H…

    Titans fired up that Marcus Mariota was fired up after Justin Houston sack

    ESPN.com yahoo.com Aug 29 (5 days ago)
    Titans fired up that Marcus Mariota was fired up after Justin Houston sack
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  • Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Charge Against Titans Player Re…

    Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Charge Against Titans Player Reduced

    nytimes.com Aug 29 (5 days ago)
    A felony charge against Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter has been reduced to a misdemeanor count of assault and battery.
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  • Smith Sharp as Chiefs Rout Titans 34-10 in Preseason Game

    Smith Sharp as Chiefs Rout Titans 34-10 in Preseason Game

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    The Chiefs' Alex Smith knows exactly how much weight Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota feels as the first-round pick tries to turn around the fortunes of Tennessee.
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  • Lesser charges for Justin Hunter

    Lesser charges for Justin Hunter

    profootballtalk.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    The charges against Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter stemming from a July 3 incident in Virginia Beach have been lessened to misdemeanor assault and battery, per The Tennesseean. His trial begins next week, and a Friday statement from state prosecutor…
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  • Titans must deal with unexpected after short turnaround

    Titans must deal with unexpected after short turnaround

    ESPN.com Aug 28 (6 days ago)
    Titans must deal with unexpected after short turnaround
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  • Titans Celebrate #NationalDogDay

    Titans Celebrate #NationalDogDay

    Fans are fans - no matter how furry! #NationalDogDay #TitanUp
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: Memphis Grizzlies

    The NBA's all-time starting five: Memphis Grizzlies

    yahoo.com Aug 25
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • Levitre could be on verge of leaving Tennessee, involuntarily

    Levitre could be on verge of leaving Tennessee, involuntarily

    Two years ago, the Tennessee Titans made a huge investment in guard Andy Levitre. As some point within the next two weeks, Levitre could be leaving town. After 32 starts in 32 games with the team, Levitre is on the verge of losing his spot at left guard…
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  • Ken Whisenhunt: We’re fortunate to have Zach Mettenberger

    Ken Whisenhunt: We’re fortunate to have Zach Mettenberger

    Several months ago, people bandied about whether the Titans would pass on an opportunity to draft Marcus Mariota because they had Zach Mettenberger on the roster. That didn’t wind up happening, of course, and the Titans didn’t bother with a “competition…
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  • Jason McCourty had groin surgery Monday

    Jason McCourty had groin surgery Monday

    Titans cornerback Jason McCourty has been sidelined most of the month by a groin injury and resting it wasn’t getting him back on the field, so he’s decided to take another approach. Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt announced that McCourty had surgery on Mon…
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  • Titans QB Marcus Mariota a first-round thumbs-up so far

    Titans QB Marcus Mariota a first-round thumbs-up so far

    ESPN.com Aug 24
    Titans QB Marcus Mariota a first-round thumbs-up so far
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  • Titans Beat Rams 27-14, Spoiling Coach Jeff Fisher's Return

    Titans Beat Rams 27-14, Spoiling Coach Jeff Fisher's Return

    Marcus Mariota had every reason to struggle when the communicator device in the Tennessee quarterback's helmet quit working two plays into the first drive of his second preseason game.
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  • Chance Warmack won't pronounce himself a pillar of Titans&…

    Chance Warmack won't pronounce himself a pillar of Titans' offensive line

    ESPN.com Aug 22
    Chance Warmack won't pronounce himself a pillar of Titans' offensive line
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  • Video - Chiefs to get another look at Dee Ford against Titans 01:05

    Chiefs to get another look at Dee Ford against Titans

    Aug 28
    ESPN Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher says the defensive coaches want to see last year's first-round draft choice play as well as he did last week.
  • Video - Sacks or not, the Titans need to find ways to get QBs out of rhyt... 00:44

    Sacks or not, the Titans need to find ways to get QBs out of rhyt...

    Aug 28
    The Titans let Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith have far too easy a time in the first half of Friday night's preseason game.
  • Video - When the passing game works, the Chiefs can accomplish big things... 00:44

    When the passing game works, the Chiefs can accomplish big things...

    Aug 28
    ESPN Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher says Kansas City's passing game was the stuff of dreams in Friday night's victory.
  • Video - Titans fall to Chiefs 01:09

    Titans fall to Chiefs

    Aug 28
    Marcus Mariota completes 7 of 11 passes for 99 yards in the Titans' 34-10 loss to the Chiefs.

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