Tennessee Sports News and Rumors

  • Grizzlies announce David Fizdale as their new coach

    Grizzlies announce David Fizdale as their new coach

    nba.com Updated 12 hours ago
    The Grizzlies have hired another first-time head coach, and general manager Chris Wallace thinks David Fizdale's resume working with the Miami Heat has him primed to continue Memphis' recent success
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  • Peyton Manning was “pretty close” to picking Titans in 2012

    Peyton Manning was “pretty close” to picking Titans in 2012

    profootballtalk.com 18 hours ago
    The late Bud Adams made no secret of the fact that he wanted Peyton Manning to sign with the Titans when Manning was a free agent in 2012 and the failure to land him reportedly contributed to the franchise’s founder and owner’s decision to fire General …
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  • The complete list of World Cup of Hockey rosters

    The complete list of World Cup of Hockey rosters

    thehockeynews.com May 28 (yesterday)
    These are the final rosters for the eight teams taking part in the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. The event starts September 17 and finishes with the final on Oct. 1. FINLAND G Mikko Koskinen, SKA St. Petersburg (KHL) G Tuukka Rask, Boston Bruins G Pekka Rin…
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  • Titans' Walker not in rush to befriend rookies

    Titans' Walker not in rush to befriend rookies

    ESPN.com May 28 (yesterday)
    Titans' Walker not in rush to befriend rookies
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  • Chris Johnson: Cardinals can have best RB tandem in league

    Chris Johnson: Cardinals can have best RB tandem in league

    profootballtalk.com May 27 (3 days ago)
    Before breaking his tibia in Week 12, running back Chris Johnson turned in a strong performance for the Cardinals that showed he had something left in the tank after less impressive seasons for the Titans and Jets. The Cardinals offense didn’t miss him …
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  • Report: Fizdale accepts offer to become Grizzlies coach

    Report: Fizdale accepts offer to become Grizzlies coach

    nba.com ESPN.com dimemag.com May 26 (4 days ago)
    The Memphis Grizzlies have their new coach: David Fizdale.
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  • Titans second-rounder Kevin Dodd out until camp after foot surg…

    Titans second-rounder Kevin Dodd out until camp after foot surgery

    profootballtalk.com May 26 (4 days ago)
    One of the three players selected in the second round of the draft by the Titans won’t be on the field for the rest of the team’s offseason work. Coach Mike Mularkey said that defensive end Kevin Dodd had “preventative” foot surgery on Thursday and will…
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  • Jerome Cunningham claimed off waivers by Titans

    Jerome Cunningham claimed off waivers by Titans

    profootballtalk.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    The first time that tight end Jerome Cunningham was waived this offseason, he didn’t have to move far to join his new team. He’ll get a few frequent flier miles the second time around, though. The Titans announced on Wednesday that they used their top s…
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  • Marcus Mariota: 'Nice to be comfortable' in Year 2 wi…

    Marcus Mariota: 'Nice to be comfortable' in Year 2 with Titans

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com May 24 (6 days ago)
    Marcus Mariota: 'Nice to be comfortable' in Year 2 with Titans
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  • Titans OT Bell injures ankle, likely out for '16

    Titans OT Bell injures ankle, likely out for '16

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com May 24 (6 days ago)
    Titans OT Bell injures ankle, likely out for '16
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  • Titans agree to terms with Jack Conklin

    Titans agree to terms with Jack Conklin

    After trading from No. 1 down to No. 15, the Titans traded up to No. 8. With tackle Laremy Tunsil still on the board, the Titans took tackle Jack Conklin instead. And Conklin now has a deal in place with his first NFL team. The Titans have announced the…
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  • Mettenberger sees a better opportunity in San Diego

    Mettenberger sees a better opportunity in San Diego

    Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger knew he had no future with the Titans. He now thinks he may have one with the Chargers. “It was tough to be in Tennessee behind a guy like Marcus [Mariota], where there isn’t a light at the end of the tunnel,” Metten…
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  • Titans hearing from a more vocal Marcus Mariota this year

    Titans hearing from a more vocal Marcus Mariota this year

    In the months leading up to any draft, people pick apart just about everything having to do with the top prospects. One of the nitpicks found with Marcus Mariota in 2015 was that the quarterback was too quiet at a position that some feel calls for a mor…
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  • Dominant Nigerian Scrabble Players Find That Shorter Is Better

    Dominant Nigerian Scrabble Players Find That Shorter Is Better

    deadspin.com May 19
    There’s no reason to believe that success in a sport should correlate with aesthetic appeal. You don’t always win by being the Warriors with Steph breezily trotting the other way before ball touches net; sometimes you get the grit-and-grind Grizzlies wi…
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  • Nashville GM Poile says Gaustad, Nystrom won’t be back with Pre…

    Nashville GM Poile says Gaustad, Nystrom won’t be back with Predators

    The Nashville Predators went deeper into the playoffs this post-season than the franchise had ever been before, but that doesn’t mean GM David Poile is going to stand pat and be happy just to contend. Changes are coming for the Predators, and Poile made…
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  • Titans Veteran CB Brice McCain Kept His Notes, and It’s Paid Of…

    Titans Veteran CB Brice McCain Kept His Notes, and It’s Paid Off

    Brice McCain has seen a lot of changes since signing with the Titans on March 2.
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  • New Titans LB Nate Palmer Adjusting to New Team

    New Titans LB Nate Palmer Adjusting to New Team

    After spending his first three NFL seasons with the Packers, linebacker Nate Palmer now in the competition at one of the inside spots for Titans.
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  • Video - Coaches with experience as DBs should be big resource for Titans 01:27

    Coaches with experience as DBs should be big resource for Titans

    May 19
    Mike Mularkey recently talked about how all the coaches on the Titans with experience working with receivers will benefit the group. The same is true at defensive back.
  • Video - Yates: Mariota's development primary focus for Titans 02:17

    Yates: Mariota's development primary focus for Titans

    May 16
    Field Yates, Josina Anderson and Mark Dominik analyze the Titans decision to waive QB Zach Mettenberger and where he might end up.
  • Video - Titans missed window where Mettenberger had trade value 01:13

    Titans missed window where Mettenberger had trade value

    May 16
    Zach Mettenberger's peak value was after the 2015 preseason, when he posted a 101.7 passer rating. It made sense to keep him then, given the lack of alternatives and the promising preseason.
  • Video - Wallace shows off versatility in first week of rookie camp 01:02

    Wallace shows off versatility in first week of rookie camp

    May 13
    Titans reporter Paul Kuharsky breaks down seventh-round pick Aaron Wallace from UCLA working at all four linebacker positons in his first week with the team.