Archive for the ‘Tennessee Titans’ Category

Nashville to host 2019 NFL draft

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

The NFL draft will be headed to Nashville in 2019, the league announced Wednesday at the annual spring meetings. “The draft has become one of the most anticipated events of the year,” commissioner Roger Goodell said in a news conference. Nashville is the home of the Tennessee Titans.

Titans lean heavily on young receivers under new coaches

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

The Tennessee Titans seem confident that their young wide receivers will quickly make an impact this year. Injuries limited Corey Davis in his rookie year last season and Tajae Sharpe missed his second consecutive season after re-injuring his right foot . Taywan Taylor, the third-round pick a year ago, had his production fall off after a promising start.

Michael Griffin signs 1-day contract, retires with Titans

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Michael Griffin says his 10-year NFL career was a blessing that lasted far longer than some of his former teammates at the University of Texas. The two-time Pro Bowl safety officially ended that career Monday by signing a one-day contract with the Tennessee Titans and retiring with the franchise that drafted him with the 19th pick overall in 2007. Griffin started 10 games as a rookie and played 141 games over nine seasons with Tennessee, including 103 straight between 2007 and 2013.

Tennessee Titans O-line uses catfish to funnel beers at Predators game

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

(Twitter/@WFLADan) The Tennessee Titans offensive line has taken it to another level with its support of the local hockey team. Last year, you probably remember, the beefy unit merely hydrated the catfishes they smuggled into the arena, while quarterback

2018 NFL draft: Tom Brady-obsessed QB Luke Falk drafted – at No. 199

Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Quarterback Luke Falk, who went from walk-on at Washington State to the Cougars’ starter for three-plus seasons, was drafted by the Tennessee Titans on Saturday, in the sixth round. Washington State quarterback Luke Falk was drafted 199th overall – the same spot as his idol, Tom Brady. The 6-foot-4 Falk readily admits he’s done whatever he can to model himself after Tom Brady: he watches film of Brady, watches film of opponents incessantly, he bought Brady’s book (“The TB12 Method”), and has tried to eat the diet Brady outlines in the book, though following it exactly costs a bit more than what Falk was able to afford as a college student.

Vince Young calls Titans pick ‘Honor’ Landry; LB says no big deal

Friday, April 27th, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- New Tennessee Titans outside linebacker Harold Landry said he doesn't have a nickname, but that might change after Vince Young butchered his name while announcing the team's pick Friday.? "Titan Up. Titans Up, baby. With the 41st pick in the 2018 draft, the Tennessee Titans select Honor, Honor Landry," Young said. The problem is that the former Boston College edge rusher that the Titans coveted enough to trade up for in the second round is named "Harold." Each NFL team selected a "franchise legend" to announce its second-round pick. Young was the Titans' rep in Arlington, Texas. Young realized his mistake and apologized to Landry via Twitter. Landry in turn, tweeted to Young

Vince Young calls Titans pick ‘Harold’ Landry; LB says no big deal

Friday, April 27th, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- New Tennessee Titans outside linebacker Harold Landry said he doesn't have a nickname, but that may change now after Vince Young butchered his name while announcing the pick for the Titans. "Titan Up. Titans Up baby. With the 41st pick in the 2018 draft, the Tennessee Titans select Honor, Honor Landry," Young said. The problem is that the former Boston College edge rusher that the Titans coveted enough to trade up for in the second round is named 'Harold.' Each NFL team selected a "franchise legend" to announce their second-round pick. Young was the Titans' rep in Arlington, Texas. Young realized his mistake and apologized to Landry via Twitter. Landry in turn, tweeted to

Titans move up again, draft Boston College linebacker Landry

Friday, April 27th, 2018

The Tennessee Titans willingly paid a big price to make sure their defense got younger and deeper on the front seven. For the second straight night, the Titans moved up in the NFL draft to acquire the linebacker they wanted. Tennessee chose Boston College outside linebacker Harold Landry with the 41st overall pick Friday night after sending the Oakland Raiders the 57th and 89th overall selections - its second-round and third-round picks.

Vince Young announces Titans’ second-round pick, butchers Harold Landry’s name

Friday, April 27th, 2018

It wasn’t exactly Steve Harvey announcing the wrong Miss Universe or Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty combining to give “La La Land” the Oscar when that was wrong, but Vince Young had a bit of a viral moment at the podium on Friday at the NFL draft. The NFL has former players announce second-day draft picks for teams they played for, and Vince Young got to read the Tennessee Titans’ pick. The Titans took one of the better known prospects who slipped to the second round: Boston College defensive end Harold Landry.

Titans trade up 3 spots for Alabama linebacker Rashaan Evans

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Linebacker Rashaan Evans couldn't be happier after the Tennessee Titans drafted him with the No. 22 pick, a selection predicted by his friend Derrick Henry. The former Alabama teammates had discussed how much they wanted to play together in the NFL. Henry, a Heisman Trophy winner at Alabama in 2015, called Evans once the pick was in.