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Tennessee politician not satisfied with NFL anthem policy

If the NFL was hoping to pacify the loudest of the loud with their national anthem “compromise,” it doesn’t appear to be working. Not only is the President taking a victory lap on cable news, but now other political opportunists are latching onto it to prove how star-spangled awesome they are. Via Terry McCormick of [more]

The 2019 NFL draft will be in Nashville

The NFL draft is heading to Nashville. The league’s owners officially voted this morning to put the 2019 NFL draft in Nashville, after a strong bid by the Music City was bolstered by a huge turnout for a party to show off the Titans’ new uniforms. The NFL is seeking to make the draft a [more]

Marcus Mariota practices without a knee brace

Since spraining his left MCL as a rookie, Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota has worn a knee brace. Tuesday during OTAs, he went without the protective gear. According to Jason Wolf of the Tennesseean, Mariota said he’s not sure he’ll stay braceless, but for May it works. “We’ll see. It might be a different story when [more]

Nashville remains favorite to host 2019 NFL Draft

A report earlier this month pegged Nashville as the top contender to be named the host city for the 2019 NFL Draft and it doesn’t look like any other bidder has done something to swing things their way. The choice will be revealed at the league meetings taking place in Atlanta this week and Adam [more]

Speed, conditioning, communication at the core of Mike Vrabel’s OTA goals

The Titans are about to get their first taste of Organized Team Activities with Mike Vrabel as the team’s head coach. And Vrabel has made his expectations for his team clearly known. “We need to continue on the path that we’ve been on, I think to stay in condition, to be able to line up [more]

Only 76 draft picks remain unsigned three weeks after draft

The days of lengthy training camp holdouts for draft picks has long since passed (unless you’re Joey Bosa) given the current rookie contract slotting system in place with the current Collective Bargaining Agreement. Just three weeks since the NFL Draft came to an end, the vast majority of draft picks have already signed their rookie [more]

Titans claim John Theus off waivers from Saints

The Titans claimed offensive tackle John Theus off waivers from the Saints, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Theus spent most of last season with the Panthers after they claimed him off waivers from the 49ers. He did not play in a game last season before going on injured reserve in December. The Panthers waived him [more]

Former Titans wideout Damian Williams arrested

A former NFL wide receiver was arrested in Arkansas this week, and faces second degree battery charges. According to KHBS, former Arkansas product Damian Williams turned himself in to the Washington County Jail after an arrest warrant was issued for him. The 29-year-old Williams was involved in an incident in Fayetteville last October, for which [more]

Titans sign WR Nick Williams

The Titans added another player to their wide receiver group on Wednesday. The team announced that they have signed Nick Williams. No terms of the deal were announced. Williams spent the last three seasons with the Falcons, but played in just three games the last two years. He caught eight passes for 89 yards in [more]

Titans sign Rashaan Evans

Linebacker Rashaan Evans has signed his first NFL contract. PFT has learned, via a league source, that the Titans’ first-round pick has agreed to his rookie deal with the team. Like all first-round picks, Evans’ contract is for four years with a team option for a fifth season. Evans was selected with the 22nd overall [more]

Titans sign five players after tryouts

The Titans have made changes to their roster after the conclusion of their three-day rookie minicamp. Five players will join the roster after trying out for the team over the weekend. They are defensive back Joseph Este, tight end Anthony Firkser, linebacker Robert Spillane, linebacker Tobenna Okeke, and defensive lineman Connor Flagel. Este played nearby [more]

Rashaan Evans already sees “night and day” difference in NFL

Titans linebacker Rashaan Evans played college football at Alabama, the closest thing college football produces to an NFL program. And even at that level, the first-rounder immediately noticed a stark difference at rookie minicamp. “It’s like night and day,” Evans said, via AL.com. “Just the intensity and also the athletes. Everybody’s good. Even though I [more]

Titans agree to terms with Luke Falk, Dane Cruikshank

The Titans have agreed to terms with safety Dane Cruikshank and quarterback Luke Falk, the team announced Thursday. Tennessee drafted Cruikshank at pick No. 152 in the fifth round. He played in 25 games at Arizona in 2016 and 2017 after transferring from the JUCO ranks. Cruikshank finished his two-year career with 108 tackles and [more]

Report: Nashville “leading contender” to host 2019 NFL Draft

When Titans owner Amy Adams Strunk addressed a crowd of about 20,000 that turned out for the team’s uniform unveiling in April, she said that the turnout was a sign Nashville “needs to host” the NFL Draft. It looks like she’s got a good chance of getting what she wants. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports [more]

League reinstates Sammie Lee Hill

Sammie Lee Hill has a chance at a second chance. According to Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network, the veteran defensive tackle has been reinstated by the league, giving him an opportunity to get back into the league. He was suspended for four games during the 2016 preseason, when he was without a team. That [more]

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