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Gregg Williams Hired By The Titans After Being Reinstated

Gregg Williams Hired By The Titans After Being Reinstated

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…
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  • Titans keep RB Johnson with current deal

    Titans keep RB Johnson with current deal

    Chris Johnson will return to the Tennessee Titans under his current contract in 2013, coach Mike Munchak said Thursday.
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  • Gregg Williams: “I take full responsibility and apologize”

    Gregg Williams: “I take full responsibility and apologize”

    profootballtalk.com Feb 7, 2013
    On 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 way
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  • Jevon Kearse having IRS, mortgage problems

    Jevon Kearse having IRS, mortgage problems

    Jevon 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…
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  • Titans GM: Britt 'on the spot' to produce this year

    Titans GM: Britt 'on the spot' to produce this year

    CNNSI.com Feb 7, 2013
    Titans GM: Britt 'on the spot' to produce this year
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  • Friday is D-Day for CJ

    Friday is D-Day for CJ

    ESPN.com Feb 7, 2013
    If 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, wh
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  • Surprise Your Loved One With a T-Rac Gram!

    Surprise Your Loved One With a T-Rac Gram!

    titansonline.com Feb 7, 2013
    T-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•...
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  • Video - Titans Will Keep Johnson 01:37

    Titans Will Keep Johnson

    Feb 7
    Source: Chris Johnson will return to the Tennessee Titans under his current contract.
  • Video - Titans Hire Gregg Williams 02:56

    Titans Hire Gregg Williams

    Feb 7
    The 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.
  • Video - Tennessee Titans senior assistant Gregg Williams: 'I am grateful for this opportunity' 02:32

    Tennessee Titans senior assistant Gregg Williams: 'I am grateful for this opportunity'

    Feb 7
    Tennessee 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.
  • Video - Tennessee Titans special assistant Gregg Williams: ' I am grateful for this opportunity' 02:32

    Tennessee Titans special assistant Gregg Williams: ' I am grateful for this opportunity'

    Feb 7
    Tennessee 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.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Williams, Titans may be the best thing for each other

    Feb 7
    To 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 round

    Feb 7
    With 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…