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Sammie Hill, Titans agree on three-year deal

Sammie Hill, Titans agree on three-year deal

profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 13, 2013
Since Jim Schwartz moved from Titans defensive coordinator to Lions head coach, several players have followed him to Detroit. Now one is moving the other direction. Defensive tackle Sammie Hill has agreed to a three-year deal with the Titans. Adam Schef…
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  • Titans saw aggressive plan bear fruit

    Titans saw aggressive plan bear fruit

    ESPN.com Mar 13, 2013
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Every general manager says he got his first choice(s) when he signs people. It’s a lot more believable when it happens early in free agency, when he was choosing from a much bigger list. The Tennessee Titans have traditionally sat ba
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  • Titans add Moise Fokou

    Titans add Moise Fokou

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    The Titans have agreed with Colts free agent linebacker Moise Fokou on a two-year contract, Jim Wyatt of the Nashville Tennessean reported on Wednesday. The 27-year-old Fokou played 390 snaps for Indianapolis in 2012, per Pro Football Focus. Fokou recor…
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  • Workloads change for newest Titans

    Workloads change for newest Titans

    Cast in a lesser role, maybe Shonn Greene will be more a more impressive running back. Cast in a bigger role, perhaps Sammie Lee Hill will be a more impactful defensive lineman. The Tennessee Titans boosted their free agent haul to four, adding Greene a…
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  • Levitre cleans up with $46.8 million

    Levitre cleans up with $46.8 million

    The Titans wanted to spend money last year, but neither Peyton Manning nor Mario Williams wanted it. This year, former Bills guard Andy Levitre was happy to take it. Per a source with knowledge of the contract, Levitre’s six-year deal is worth $46.8 mil
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  • Report: Raiders having “preliminary” talks with Vince Young

    Report: Raiders having “preliminary” talks with Vince Young

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    Former Titans, Eagles and Bills quarterback Vince Young is eager to talk to any NFL team that will hear him out in an effort to explain why he deserves another chance in the NFL. He may have found one team that’s at least willing to listen. Young is in
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  • Detroit Lions start their free agency push by signing DT Jason …

    Detroit Lions start their free agency push by signing DT Jason Jones

    yahoo.com Mar 13, 2013
    The Detroit Lions are rumored to be the clubhouse leaders for the services of running back Reggie Bush, but while they wait for that process to unravel, general manager Martin Mayhew made a savvy move by signing former Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Tit…
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  • Jared Cook’s Rams deal worth $35.1 million

    Jared Cook’s Rams deal worth $35.1 million

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    The Titans thought they were going to be able to keep tight end Jared Cook, but they might not have been in the same ballpark. According to Jim Wyatt of the Tennesseean, the free agent tight end’s deal with the Rams is worth $35.1 million, and could gro
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  • Video - Blogger Blitz: AFC South Free Agents 02:04

    Blogger Blitz: AFC South Free Agents

    Mar 13
    AFC South blogger Paul Kuharsky takes a look at the top free agents left in the division
  • Video - Greene Signs With Titans 00:38

    Greene Signs With Titans

    Mar 13
    John Clayton discusses RB Shonn Greene leaving the Jets for a three-year, $10 million deal with the Titans.
  • Video - Coach Thorpe Goes Big 07:37

    Coach Thorpe Goes Big

    Mar 13
    Why these aren't the same Nuggets, getting Derrick Rose's mind ready, and the true lesson of Deandre Jordan's thunderous dunk.
  • Video - Grizzlies Win Sixth Straight 01:05

    Grizzlies Win Sixth Straight

    Mar 13
    Grizzlies claw past Clippers 96-85.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Pats failure to keep Welker must be crushing blow to Brady

    Mar 13
    It is highly unlikely that Wes Welker signing in Denver for a relative pittance is what Tom Brady had in mind when he gave the Patriots $15 million in cap relief two weeks ago.
  • Don Banks: Not just leverage: Welker spurns Patriots, signs with Broncos

    Mar 13
    He wears, at times, the unflattering tag of "system'' receiver, but I guess we're about to find out if Wes Welker can live with being known as a multiple-system receiver. Because the newest Broncos play-maker just left his comfort zone in New Engla…
  • Buffalo Bills, Oakland Raiders, Carolina Panthers save money under cap

    Mar 13
    The Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers and Oakland Raiders used the 'June 1" cut designation on three players released Tuesday in order to save room under this year's salary cap.