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Country star, Titans coach talk about NFL draft in Nashville

Monday, April 22nd, 2019

Country music star Tim McGraw watched as Philadelphia hosted the NFL draft in 2017 with more than 250,000 people on hand and immediately had a vision of how to make the three-day event even better: Bring it to Nashville and add the Music City touch. ''My first thought was, 'Man I'd love to be down there and do a big concert right in the middle of Broadway down there with the stadium as a backdrop for the weekend of the draft,''' McGraw said. McGraw will cap Friday night performing on the draft stage across the Cumberland River from Nissan Stadium, home of the NFL's Tennessee Titans.

Verner signing one-day contract with Titans before retiring

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Cornerback Alterraun Verner is signing a one-day contract with the Tennessee Titans to retire with the team that drafted him. The Titans announced Tuesday that Verner is signing the one-day contract on Wednesday. Verner played for the Titans from 2010-13 after they drafted him in the fourth round out of UCLA.

Patriots will hold joint practices with Titans, Mike Vrabel during camp

Friday, April 12th, 2019

Patriots will hold joint practices with Titans, Mike Vrabel during camp originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com The New England Patriots are tapping into their network of former Patriots ahead of the 2019 NFL season. After rumors that the Patriots were going to hold joint practices with the Tennessee Titans during the 2019 preseason, our own Phil Perry confirmed that the team would, in fact, be doing just that. Of course, the big draw here is that the Titans' current head coach, Mike Vrabel, played for the Patriots for eight years.

Patriots, Titans discussing plans to have joint preseason practices

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Patriots, Titans discussing plans to have joint preseason practices originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com We already know the New England Patriots and Tennessee Titans will square off in the 2019 NFL preseason, but they might be doing more than that together this summer. The Titans, of course, are coached by former Patriots linebacker Mike Vrabel, who spent most of his career playing for Patriots head coach Bill Belichick. The Titans requested to play the Patriots in the preseason, and that wish was granted.

NFL releases preseason schedule. Here are five games we can’t wait to watch

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Rejoice, football-starved fans, because the NFL preseason schedule is here. While it's just the preseason, each game does feature important takeaways from the upcoming season. The NFL released the 2019 preseason schedule Tuesday, and it features 65 games, including eight that will appear on prime-time television.

Titans add former AAF players Woodside, Towbridge

Monday, April 8th, 2019

The Tennessee Titans have added two former Alliance of American Football players by agreeing to terms with quarterback Logan Woodside and tight end Keith Towbridge. Woodside was on the Titans' practice squad for three weeks last season. He was the starting quarterback of the AAF's San Antonio Commanders before that league ended its season prematurely last week.

Titans’ owner on Texans possibly wearing classic Oilers uniforms: ‘That’s a hard no’

Friday, March 29th, 2019

That's a hard no' During this week's NFL spring meetings, independent Titans reporter Paul Kuharsky approached team owner Amy Adams Strunk, daughter of longtime owner Bud Adams, and asked her about the potential of the Texans borrowing the classic Oilers' logo and red, white and baby blue colors, even for one game. Very interesting, except the Oilers don't have anything to do with the Texans,” Adams Strunk said. So that's a hard no.

DeAndre Hopkins proposes Texans wearing Oilers throwbacks

Thursday, March 28th, 2019

The Texans franchise hasn't been around long enough to have decades-old throwback uniforms to wear, but pro football in Houston goes back to long before the Texans, and that gives DeAndre Hopkins an idea. Hopkins proposed on Instagram that the Texans should wear the Houston Oilers throwbacks. He asked his followers how many of them liked the idea, and the post currently has 160,000 likes.

Deiontrez Mount accused of assaulting Uber driver

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Free agent linebacker Deiontrez Mount allegedly assaulted an Uber driver on Sunday morning in Denver. According to Stephanie Butzer of The Denver Channel, Mount was cited for simple assault and released after an incident that occurred around 6 a.m. Mount and another person had been traveling in an Uber when Mount cancelled the ride.

Logan Ryan’s Rob Gronkowski tribute reminds us of loaded 2014 Patriots team

Monday, March 25th, 2019

Logan Ryan's Rob Gronkowski tribute reminds us of loaded 2014 Patriots team originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com The New England Patriots have had some absolutely loaded teams in the Tom Brady and Bill Belichick era, and the 2014 squad that won Super Bowl XLIX over the Seattle Seahawks might be the best of the last decade. Tennessee Titans defensive back Logan Ryan paid tribute Monday to one of his former New England Patriots teammates, Rob Gronkowski. The veteran tight end announced his retirement Sunday on Instagram.