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Titans sign Greg Mabin and Justin March, waive Kareem Orr

The Titans announced a handful of roster moves on Thursday. After announcing running back Brian Hill‘s signing, the team added cornerback Greg Mabin and linebacker Justin March to the list of new additions. The Titans also waived cornerback Kareem Orr. Mabin spent time on the Titans’ practice squad last season before being claimed off of [more]

Titans sign Brian Hill

The Titans signed free agent running back Brian Hill on Wednesday, the team announced. He will compete with Darrynton Evans and Jeremy McNichols for the backup role behind Derrick Henry. The Falcons made Hill a fifth-round choice out of Wyoming in 2017. He played one game for the Falcons as a rookie and six with [more]

Titans sign Fred Brown

The Titans drafted a pair of wide receivers over the weekend, but they weren’t done adding to the group. The team announced the signing of Fred Brown on Tuesday. They said it is a multi-year deal, but no other terms were announced. Brown was undrafted out of Mississippi State in 2017 and spent time with [more]

Free agent signings no longer count in compensatory pick formula

When the Ravens brought in tackle Alejandro Villanueva for a visit last month, word from Baltimore reporters was that the team was not expected to make a move until after the draft. Compensatory draft picks were central to that approach. The Ravens and other teams have prized the picks doled out to teams who see [more]

Rashad Weaver’s attorney calls charges against his client “false and reckless”

The Titans said in a statement Monday they did not know about the criminal complaint filed against defensive end Rashad Weaver before they drafted him in the fourth round Saturday. Weaver faces simple assault charges after a woman alleged Weaver punched her in the head. Police found her lying on the ground early on the [more]

21 fifth-year options picked up for 2018 first-round picks

The deadline for NFL teams to exercise their fifth-year contract options on 2018 first-round picks passed on Monday afternoon and 21 players had those options picked up. Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold is part of that group. Carolina traded for Darnold last month and announced their decision on his option after the draft. That total is [more]

Titans: We were made aware of Rashad Weaver’s assault charge this morning

When the Titans picked defensive end Rashad Weaver in the fourth round on Saturday, they did not know about the criminal complaint filed against him. That’s according to a statement the club released following the report from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Monday afternoon. “We were made aware of this news this morning,” the statement reads. [more]

Rashad Weaver charged with assault in Pittsburgh

Edge rusher Rashad Weaver was drafted by the Titans in the fourth round, but the news wasn’t all good for him this weekend. Weaver has been charged with simple assault in Pittsburgh. John McGonigal of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that the criminal complaint was filed last Friday. According to the complaint, police officers found a woman [more]

Fifth-year option tracker for 2018 NFL first-round picks

NFL teams will be adding first-round picks to their roster this week and some of them will then turn their attention to first-round picks from 2018. Fifth-year contract options for players selected in the first round that year need to be exercised by May 3 and some teams have already gotten the ball rolling on [more]

Titans decline Rashaan Evans’ fifth-year option

The Titans will not exercise the fifth-year option on linebacker Rashaan Evans‘ rookie contract. Evans, the 22nd overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft, would have had a guaranteed base salary of $9.735 million for the 2022 season if the Titans had exercised the option. Instead, his contract will expire after the 2021 season. Agent [more]

Micah Parsons opens as favorite to win defensive rookie of the year

He wasn’t the first defensive player taken in the draft. He’s the first favorite to win defensive rookie of the year. Cowboys linebacker Micah Parsons, the 12th overall selection, has been installed by PointsBet as a +450 proposition to secure the award based on the 17 regular-season games of his first NFL season. He was [more]

Titans draft picks 2021: All of Tennessee’s selections, NFL draft results, team order

Mike Vrabel has the Titans trending up. In just three seasons as the Tennessee Head Coach, Vrabel has taken the team to the playoffs twice, and last season, he led them to their first AFC South division title since 2008. Vrabel came in and completely turned around a team that had made the playoffs just once over 10 seasons from 2009 through 2018, a span [more]

Titans add Pitt pass rusher Rashad Weaver

He waited longer than he’d expected, but Pitt pass rusher Rashad Weaver has an NFL home. The Titans have made Weaver the 135th player taken in the 2021 draft. Weaver visited with PFT Live before the draft. We enjoyed the discussion with him. Titans fans, here’s a way to get to know him. Here’s one [more]

Titans select North Dakota State tackle Dillon Radunz at No. 53

The Titans attempted to address their offensive line in the first round a year ago. It proved a fail. Georgia offensive tackle Isaiah Wilson was sent packing after playing only four snaps as a rookie. The 29th overall choice in 2020 had off-field issues that now have him out of the league after the Titans [more]

Jon Robinson: Doctors did an outstanding job of vetting, clearing Caleb Farley

Cornerback Caleb Farley has been adamant that despite having two back surgeries, his health would not be a concern for teams as he enters the league. The Titans apparently felt that way, taking Farley at No. 22 overall on Thursday night. Titans General Manager Jon Robinson expressed his comfort with Farley’s medical history after making [more]

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