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  • Whiz expects healthy Titans next week

    Whiz expects healthy Titans next week

    ESPN.com Updated 18 hours ago
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- When the Tennessee Titans hit the field next week to install a game plan for the season opener in Kansas City, they should be at full strength. Coach Ken Whisenhunt said Friday he doesn’t anticipate anybody missing practice next week…
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  • Titans will seek alternative to Campbell

    Titans will seek alternative to Campbell

    ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Titans have poor cornerback depth. To their credit, that didn't prompt them to keep Tommie Campbell. Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean reports Campbell has been cut. Campbell had a disastrous, three-penalty night Thursday, ex…
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  • Titans release Marc Mariani on way to 53 players

    Titans release Marc Mariani on way to 53 players

    profootballtalk.com 23 hours ago
    The Titans haven’t officially announced any of their cuts yet, but some of the players receiving bad news are sharing the news ahead of the team. One such player is wide receiver Marc Mariani. Mariani joined the team as a seventh-round pick in 2010 and …
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  • Titans D-lineman Casey rewarded with four-year extension, $36M

    Titans D-lineman Casey rewarded with four-year extension, $36M

    yahoo.com ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    Tennessee Titans defensive lineman Jurrell Casey emerged last season as one of the league's most underrated defenders. He's perhaps underrated no longer. Casey and the Titans signed a four-year, $36 million contract extension, with $20.5 million of it g…
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  • Titans' Lewan dealing with reserve role

    Titans' Lewan dealing with reserve role

    ESPN.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Barring an injury to a starting tackle or guard in the next 10 days, Tennessee Titans first-round pick Taylor Lewan is primed to be playing on special teams and a spectator when the offense is on the field when the team opens the sea…
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  • Titans trying out kicker Rian Lindell today also

    Titans trying out kicker Rian Lindell today also

    profootballtalk.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    The Titans went for the no-name kicker approach, and apparently didn’t like the results. So now, in addition to the previously reported Jay Feely workout, the Titans are bringing in other veterans. According to Alex Marvex of FOX Sports, Rian Lindell wi…
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  • Titans sign Dominique Davis while cutting their way to 75 playe…

    Titans sign Dominique Davis while cutting their way to 75 players

    profootballtalk.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)
    Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst has been bothered by a hand injury for the last couple of weeks, forcing him to miss practice and the team’s third preseason game. Whitehurst has been able to throw, but hasn’t taken snaps since his injury and that …
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  • Tennessee Titans cut-down analysis

    Tennessee Titans cut-down analysis

    ESPN.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)
    Most significant move: There really isn’t one. Linebacker Jonathan “Tig” Willard pulled people out of a burning car on his way to camp a year ago. Cornerback Micah Pellerin was a waiver claim from Dallas last year. But no one on the list of the first cu…
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  • Titans bringing former Cards kicker Jay Feely in for a visit

    Titans bringing former Cards kicker Jay Feely in for a visit

    profootballtalk.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)
    When the Cardinals released veteran kicker Jay Feely Monday, you knew he’d draw the attention of a number of teams with uncertain situations. And it hasn’t taken long, as he’s headed to work out for the Titans, according to Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean. …
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  • A snapshot of Jake Locker's understanding

    A snapshot of Jake Locker's understanding

    ESPN.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- From early on in his first offseason working with Tennessee Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt and his staff, Jake Locker said he felt empowered. There were, and still are, questions about the Titans' quarterback. But rather than breathing …
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  • Running through Titans' receiver depth

    Running through Titans' receiver depth

    ESPN.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Derek Hagan has seven credited NFL seasons and Brian Robiskie has five. The two veteran receivers have fared better than I expected when the Titans brought them in over the summer, but indications are that the Titans could wind up lo…
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  • Charlie Whitehurst remains ahead of Zach Mettenberger in Tennes…

    Charlie Whitehurst remains ahead of Zach Mettenberger in Tennessee

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)
    Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger has completed 31-of-44 passes for 417 yards and a touchdown over the last two weeks while Charlie Whitehurst has been out of the lineup with an injury to his throwing hand. That isn’t enough to push him ahead …
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  • Titans cut eight as they begin trimming the roster

    Titans cut eight as they begin trimming the roster

    profootballtalk.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)
    The Titans did a little more than half their pending business Monday, releasing eight players in advance of Tuesday’s deadline. According to Jim Wyatt of the Tennesseean, the players released were: Cornerback Marc Anthony, defensive lineman Lanier Colem…
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  • A priority for Titans' preseason finale

    A priority for Titans' preseason finale

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Aug 24 (6 days ago)
    The Tennessee Titans wrap up their preseason schedule Thursday night at LP Field against the Minnesota Vikings. A crisper effort by the first team would do a lot to help the Titans be ready for Sept. 7 against the Chiefs in Kansas City. One concern I se…
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  • Titans Top Falcons 24-17 in Atlanta

    Titans Top Falcons 24-17 in Atlanta

    titansonline.com nytimes.com Aug 23 (7 days ago)
    ATLANTA (AP) - Rookies Zach Mettenberger and Bishop Sankey made an effective combination for the Titans with the game on the line. Mettenberger led the go-ahead touchdown drive that was capped b...
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  • Titans Halftime Quotes

    Titans Halftime Quotes

    titansonline.com Aug 23 (7 days ago)
    HEAD COACH KEN WHISENHUNT (on the first half) Offensively, we were in some tough situations a couple of times. We have to run it better. We put ourselves in some third-and-longs, and we gave up...
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  • Titans need to be an offensive team

    Titans need to be an offensive team

    ESPN.com Aug 22
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- It’s early, for sure. We don’t know the 53-man roster. We won’t see the Tennessee Titans in action using a real scheme until Sept. 7 in Kansas City. Acknowledging those caveats, I look at this team right now and think: It’s got to be…
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  • Bishop Sankey: I don’t plan on fumbling being a problem

    Bishop Sankey: I don’t plan on fumbling being a problem

    Titans rookie running back Bishop Sankey has a shot to move ahead of veteran Shonn Greene into the top spot on the depth chart this summer as Greene dealt with knee problems, but he is at risk of fumbling it away. Sankey has fumbled in each of the first…
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  • Taylor Lewan has to “be smarter” after drawing fine for unneces…

    Taylor Lewan has to “be smarter” after drawing fine for unnecessary roughness

    Rookie seasons are full of learning experiences and Titans tackle Taylor Lewan had one this week. He learned that he’ll wind up with less money in his pocket if he isn’t able to avoid unnecessary roughness penalties on the field. Lewan was fined $8,200 …
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  • Video - Titans extend Jurrell Casey 01:55

    Titans extend Jurrell Casey

    Aug 28
    Chris Wesseling breaks down the Tennessee Titans defensive tackle Jurrell Casey's four-year, $36 million extension.
  • Video - Bridgewater, Vikings Top Titans 00:36

    Bridgewater, Vikings Top Titans

    Aug 28
    Teddy Bridgewater passed for 17 yards and a touchdown in the Vikings' 19-3 win over the Titans.
  • Video - Tennessee Titans vs. Atlanta Falcons preseason highlights 01:58

    Tennessee Titans vs. Atlanta Falcons preseason highlights

    Aug 24
    Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker and Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan both played well, but the Titans ultimately came out on top with a 24-17 victory.
  • Video - Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker Preseason Week 3 highlights 00:56

    Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker Preseason Week 3 highlights

    Aug 23
    Highlights from Jake Locker's performance in week 3 of the preseason.

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