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The Titans hired Gregg Williams as senior assistant/defense today after the NFL announced it was reinstating the suspended coach, Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports. Williams has been on indefinite suspension since last March for his role in the Bounty…
Share TweetChris Johnson will return to the Tennessee Titans under his current contract in 2013, coach Mike Munchak said Thursday.
Gregg Williams: “I take full responsibility and apologize”Updated Feb 7 Share TweetOn his first day back in the NFL after being suspended for orchestrating the Saints’ bounty program, new Titans assistant coach Gregg Williams said he accepts the blame for the mess he created in New Orleans, and that he vows to do things the right waySource: profootballtalk.com
Grizzlies' Zach Randolph receives Kia Community Assist AwardUpdated Feb 7 Share TweetNEW YORK -- Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph is the recipient of the "Kia Community Assist Award" for January in recognition of his outstanding efforts in the community and his ongoing philanthropic and charitable work, the NBA announce…Source: nba.comShare TweetJevon Kearse, the former Titans and Eagles defensive end who played in the NFL for 11 seasons and earned about $45 million, is apparently struggling financially less than four years after receiving his last NFL paycheck. The South Florida Business Journ…Share TweetTitans GM: Britt 'on the spot' to produce this yearSource: CNNSI.com
Friday is D-Day for CJUpdated Feb 7 Share TweetIf the Titans want out from under Chris Johnson and his $10 million base salary for 2013, they have to release him by the end of Friday. Of that salary, $9 million locks in as a guarantee if he’s on the roster past the fifth day of the waiver period, whSource: ESPN.com
Ed Davis Could Be The New Secret Weapon For The Memphis GrizzliesUpdated Feb 7 Share TweetIn the drama-filled aftermath of the Rudy Gay trade, something to keep an eye on is the development and usage of Ed Davis in Memphis. Should the ongoing discord between Grizzlies head coach Lionel Hollins and the front office continue, Davis may become …Source: dimemag.com
Surprise Your Loved One With a T-Rac Gram!Updated Feb 7 Share TweetT-Rac will be delivering Valentine's Day grams filled with Titans goodies and candy on February 13-14 in the Nashville area.What you get:• T-Rac Himself• Valentine's Day Candy• T-Rac Doll•...Source: titansonline.com
Titans Hire Gregg WilliamsFeb 7The NFL has reinstated Gregg Williams after suspending him for his role in the Saints' bounty scandal, and the Titans have hired him as a senior assistant coach for their defense.
Titans Will Keep JohnsonFeb 7Source: Chris Johnson will return to the Tennessee Titans under his current contract.
Tennessee Titans special assistant Gregg Williams: ' I am grateful for this opportunity'Feb 7Tennessee Titans special assistant Gregg Williams discusses his reinstatement, his new role in Tennessee and what he has learned in the past year during his suspension.
Tennessee Titans senior assistant Gregg Williams: 'I am grateful for this opportunity'Feb 7Tennessee Titans senior defensive assistant Gregg Williams discusses his reinstatement, his new role in Tennessee and what he has learned in the past year during his suspension.
Don Banks: Williams, Titans may be the best thing for each otherFeb 7To paint Tennessee's hiring of well-known NFL pariah Gregg Williams on Thursday as nothing more than an act of desperation is not a totally baseless characterization. For either Titans head coach Mike Munchak or Williams himself.
Don Banks: Taking a second look at 2012 NFL Draft's first roundFeb 7With the Super Bowl in the books, we can now stand clear enough to view the NFL's 2012 season through the prism of history, all 267 games worth (256 in the regular season and 11 in the playoffs). Before looking ahead to 2013, let's look back one last ti…
Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors talking Carlos Boozer-Andrea Bargnani swap,…Feb 7The Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors have engaged in exploratory trade discussions on a deal that would swap the Bulls' Carlos Boozer for the Raptors' Andrea Bargnani, according to sources familiar with the discussions.