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Draft day drama; Predators owner sues; Jordie Benn extended (Pu…

Draft day drama; Predators owner sues; Jordie Benn extended (Puck Headlines)

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  • Dorial Green-Beckham more confident, comfortable in second seas…

    Dorial Green-Beckham more confident, comfortable in second season

    profootballtalk.com 16 hours ago
    Seven receivers came off the board before the Titans selected Dorial Green-Beckham in the second round of the 2015 draft and only one of them had more catches, yards and touchdowns during their rookie seasons. That didn’t stop Titans coach Mike Mularkey…
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  • What type of coach will lead the Las Vegas NHL team?

    What type of coach will lead the Las Vegas NHL team?

    yahoo.com Jun 23 (yesterday)
    LAS VEGAS – When Barry Trotz coached the Nashville Predators, he could have pushed a more rigid defensive system in the team’s early years after expansion. This may have led to more wins, but Trotz knew it wouldn’t attract more fans as the Predators tri…
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  • Derrick Morgan joins Eugene Monroe’s marijuana cause

    Derrick Morgan joins Eugene Monroe’s marijuana cause

    profootballtalk.com Jun 23 (yesterday)
    Tackle Eugene Monroe isn’t alone in his advocacy for the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes in the NFL. Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan has joined Monroe. In an interview with Katie Couric of Yahoo News, Morgan and Monroe explained their position …
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  • Shea Weber wins all-important Mark Messier Leadership Award

    Shea Weber wins all-important Mark Messier Leadership Award

    yahoo.com Jun 22 (2 days ago)
    Nashville Predators captain Shea Weber captured the 2015-16 Mark Messier Leadership Award, which may have lost a title sponsor in Bridgestone but none of its immense importance at the NHL’s postseason awards in Las Vegas on Wednesday. Weber is able to a…
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  • DeMarco Murray glad he’ll get to run downhill in Tennessee

    DeMarco Murray glad he’ll get to run downhill in Tennessee

    profootballtalk.com Jun 22 (2 days ago)
    Last year the Eagles spent a fortune to sign running back DeMarco Murray. Then they proceeded to put him in an offense that didn’t fit his skill set. This year, Murray says, that won’t be the case. Murray said on the Jim Rome Show that in Titans coach M…
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  • Dennis Polian, son of Bill, leaves Titans for job at Texas A&M

    Dennis Polian, son of Bill, leaves Titans for job at Texas A&M

    profootballtalk.com Jun 21 (3 days ago)
    A day after the Colts announced Bill Polian was going into their Ring of Honor, one of his kids is out of the NFL. According to Jason Wolf of the Tennesseean, Titans pro scout Dennis Polian has resigned his job with the team to take a job with Texas A&a…
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  • Vesey’s agent says NCAA standout plans to become free agent des…

    Vesey’s agent says NCAA standout plans to become free agent despite trade to Sabres

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com yahoo.com Jun 21 (3 days ago)
    The Nashville Predators swung and missed when trying to sign top NCAA free agent Jimmy Vesey, but dealt the winger to the Buffalo Sabres for a third-round pick Monday in order to recoup something for their asset. Now it’s the Sabres’ turn to try and sig…
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  • DeMarco Murray: First months with Titans have “exceeded my expe…

    DeMarco Murray: First months with Titans have “exceeded my expectations”

    profootballtalk.com Jun 20 (5 days ago)
    Titans running back DeMarco Murray hosted a football camp for kids in Nashville over the weekend and gave away t-shirts that said “Find a Way or Fade Away” on the backs. Murray said that he finds a new message to put on the shirts every year and this on…
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  • Titans' 53-man roster projection includes 11 defensive bac…

    Titans' 53-man roster projection includes 11 defensive backs

    ESPN.com Jun 20 (5 days ago)
    Titans' 53-man roster projection includes 11 defensive backs
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  • Jared Goff has reached out to Blake Bortles, Marcus Mariota for…

    Jared Goff has reached out to Blake Bortles, Marcus Mariota for advice

    LOS ANGELES – Few people can understand the pressure that Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff has found himself under. Luckily for Goff, he just happens to be in touch with some of them. Goff said he has reached out to Tennessee Titans quarterback M…
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  • Rookie Tajae Sharpe making his way up Titans receiver depth cha…

    Rookie Tajae Sharpe making his way up Titans receiver depth chart

    Titans coach Mike Mularkey said in May that the team’s wide receivers needed to make major improvements heading into the 2016 season and a player who wasn’t part of the team last year is doing his best to make that happen. The Titans drafted Tajae Sharp…
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  • Marcus Mariota pleased with progress with one day left in Titan…

    Marcus Mariota pleased with progress with one day left in Titans offseason

    ESPN.com Jun 15
    Marcus Mariota pleased with progress with one day left in Titans offseason
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  • Grizzlies guard Adams getting cartilage transplant

    Grizzlies guard Adams getting cartilage transplant

    nba.com Jun 15
    Memphis Grizzlies guard Jordan Adams is having cartilage transplanted into his right knee, the one he had surgery on last August after tearing the meniscus in an offseason workout.
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  • The Grizzlies Are So Desperate To Keep Mike Conley That They’re…

    The Grizzlies Are So Desperate To Keep Mike Conley That They’re Using Justin Timberlake To Help

    dimemag.com Jun 15
    Getty Image / USA TODAY Sports The Memphis Grizzlies have invested a lot of time into their long-tenured core of Mike Conley, Zach Randolph, and Marc Gasol, and they’re doing everything it takes to keep them together. Randolph is on the downside of his …
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  • 10 players who could be buyout candidates this off-season

    10 players who could be buyout candidates this off-season

    Nothing says the off-season quite like the threat of buyouts, and we’re inching ever-closer to the NHL’s buyout window opening and several players could see their time with their current teams come to a close. For some of the candidates, massive contrac…
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  • Anaheim Ducks hire Randy Carlyle as head coach

    Anaheim Ducks hire Randy Carlyle as head coach

    yahoo.com Jun 14
    The Anaheim Ducks hired former head coach Randy Carlyle as the team’s new head coach The team announced the decision Tuesday morning. Carlyle replaces Bruce Boudreau who was fired after the Ducks were ousted by the Nashville Predators in the first-round…
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  • Curley Johnson, Punter for Super Bowl-Winning Jets, Dies at 80

    Curley Johnson, Punter for Super Bowl-Winning Jets, Dies at 80

    nytimes.com Jun 13
    Johnson began playing for the Jets when they were the New York Titans and helped them upset the Baltimore Colts in Super Bowl III.
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  • When running in circles is good for the Titans' offensive …

    When running in circles is good for the Titans' offensive line

    ESPN.com Jun 13
    When running in circles is good for the Titans' offensive line
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  • Video - Should the NFL study health benefits of cannabis? 01:48

    Should the NFL study health benefits of cannabis?

    Jun 23
    After Titans LB Derrick Morgan asked the NFL to research cannabis's benefits on long-term health, Stephania Bell and Field Yates break down why marijuana's current classification would make it difficult for the NFL to study the medicinal benefits.
  • Video - Key to Marcus Mariota's 2016 season 00:58

    Key to Marcus Mariota's 2016 season

    Jun 14
    NFL Insider Dan Graziano explains what the Titans have done this offseason to help Marcus Mariota.
  • Video - Justin Hunter's got hops 00:37

    Justin Hunter's got hops

    Jun 9
    Justin Hunter tries to touch the ceiling when he jumps high in the locker room.
  • Video - Titans CB Brice McCain not interested in playing off coverage 01:21

    Titans CB Brice McCain not interested in playing off coverage

    Jun 2
    New Titans nickel corner Brice McCain said he wants to control a receiver's route and isn't interested in playing much off coverage. It's an attitude that could serve the team's defensive backs well.