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Music and hockey: an all-star panel, part one
thehockeynews.com Updated 20 hours ago
As obsessed as I am with hockey, I was once similarly preoccupied with music. I am nowhere near as plugged in as I used to be, but I still love music and since my tastes tend to run on the obscure side, I don’t get a lot of opportunities to talk about m…Upvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com 20 hours agoNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Tennessee Titans training camp: Cornerback Coty Sensabaugh, left guard Taylor Lewan and center Chris Spencer worked with the starters today. Brian Schwenke was out with a leg injury that…Upvote Share Tweet
Jurrell Casey working on edge rushESPN.com Jul 30 (yesterday)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Part of Jurrell Casey’s transition from 4-3 defensive tackle to 3-4 defensive end is who he’ll match up with. At Tennessee Titans practice on Tuesday, he lined up against offensive tackles during one-on-one pass-rush work. “I wanted …Upvote Share Tweet
On star power and the face of the TitansESPN.com Jul 30 (yesterday)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Titans lack star power. Star power drives attention. The Titans' last, biggest star was Chris Johnson. He was super-recognizable and still produced on a reasonable level. But his game last season was nothing compared to…Upvote Share Tweet
Titans assistant Jefferson puts on padsNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Titans wide receivers coach Shawn Jefferson had talked about doing it for sometime. Tuesday was the day he put on pads and helmet to go against his players in a drill. Wearing a Titans light blue No. 1 practice jersey and h…Upvote Share TweetNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Tennessee Titans training camp: Receivers coach Shawn Jefferson is 45 and last played in 2003. That didn’t stop him from putting on pads and banging into his receivers for a blocking dri…Upvote Share TweetGrizzlies controlling owner Robert Pera has removed the interim tag and named Chris Wallace as Memphis' general manager, signing him to a multi-year contract keeping him with the franchise.Upvote Share Tweet
No Limits For Dexter McClustertitansonline.com Jul 29 (3 days ago)The Titans new running back is ready for anything and everything his new team asks of him.Upvote Share Tweet
Remember The Titans Is A Lie, And This Man Still Wants You To Know Itdeadspin.com Jul 29 (3 days ago)Not long after the release of Remember the Titans, the uplifting 2000 blockbuster about the integration of the T.C. Williams High School football team, former coach Herman Boone ceased to be the Titan his players all remembered. Instead, in public appea…Upvote Share Tweet
Whisenhunt says it’s too early for a Titans depth chartprofootballtalk.com Jul 29 (3 days ago)The Titans don’t have any starters, any backups, any fourth-stringers just functioning as extra bodies at training camp. Tennessee coach Ken Whisenhunt says it’s way too early for the Titans to have any depth chart at all. Whisenhunt told the Tennessean…Upvote Share TweetNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Titans running back Shonn Greene's been at the head of the running back line, and said he's working to knock the rust off after he missed all of the offseason following a cleanup knee surgery. I think he's looked like what …Upvote Share Tweet
Jake Locker carrying himself a bit differentNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- In his practice performance, in his interactions with teammates and in his conversations with the media, Jake Locker is showing growth, I believe. In a make-or-break season that tells whether he is the answer for the Tennessee Titans…Upvote Share Tweet
Griffin says Titans are a “different team” nowprofootballtalk.com Jul 28 (4 days ago)After a failed 2013 season, Titans tight end Delanie Walker claimed that six or seven of his teammates were cancers, sparking a stream of reactions as people like coach Ken Whisenhunt said the concerns should have been kept in house, cornerback Jason Mc…Upvote Share Tweet
Titans' pass targets offer good varietyNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- When Jake Locker scans the field and runs through his reads, he’ll be picking from a nice smorgasbord of options. Of the Titans’ top six pass-catchers right now, no two really look alike. That’s a nice feature to have, that variety. …Upvote Share TweetNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- While camp opened Saturday, it really opens this morning. The Titans are about the take the field in pads, and Ken Whisenhunt and his staff will see the team hitting in a way they’ve only seen before on film. “I hope it is a challeng…Upvote Share Tweet
Tennessee Titans' projected rosterExamining the Tennessee Titans' roster. QUARTERBACKS (3) Jake Locker Charlie Whitehurst Zach Mettenberger If all are healthy, Locker starts and Whitehurst is the game-day backup with Mettenberger not dressed, at least at the beginning. RUNNING BACKS (5)…Upvote Share Tweet
Competition Heats Up Before Pads Come Ontitansonline.com Jul 27 (5 days ago)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Maybe it was the triple digit heat. Maybe it’s the players settling into this year’s camp. Whatever the reason, Sunday’s practice took a noticeable step forward on the competiti...Upvote Share Tweet
Mettenberger: It's 'never fun' to get punchedESPN.com Jul 26 (6 days ago)Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger knows only too well the intensity of the Alabama-LSU rivalry.Upvote Share Tweet
As camp opens, Titans await adversityESPN.com Jul 26 (6 days ago)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The offseason for every team is a happy time, filled with rosy forecasts. Those that avoid stories about off the field issues are generally able to sell hope, progress and excitement. But as training camp practices open this morning,…Upvote Share Tweet
Titans report with playoff talkESPN.com Jul 25 (7 days ago)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- As an offseason filled with optimism closed and players reported to Tennessee Titans training camp Friday, they made the pledge being made throughout NFL cites across America. They say they will be a playoff team. "We believe th…Upvote Share TweetTitans guard Andy Levitre has become quite familiar with the operating room over the last couple of years and he added another entry to his medical records on Thursday. Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that Levitre had his appendix removed this week …Upvote Share TweetIt’s long been known the late Bud Adams coveted Vince Young in the 2006 NFL Draft. And the Titans’ owner was even willing to trade up to get his man. Via ESPN’s Paul Kuharsky, ex-Titans G.M. Floyd Reese recalled Thursday how badly Adams wanted Young, wh…Upvote Share TweetThe Tennessee Titans agreed to terms with left tackle Taylor Lewan on Thursday, making the 11th overall selection out of Michigan the last of this year's draft picks to reach a deal.Upvote Share Tweet
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Minnesota Timberwolves talking Kevin Love trade only with Cleveland Cavali…Jul 30The Minnesota Timberwolves were engaged in serious Kevin Love trade talks with no teams other than the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday, adding to the growing belief around the NBA that Love teaming up with LeBron James is inevitable, according to sourc…