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Bucs public relations staff wins PFWA’s Rozelle Award

The Pro Football Writers of America has selected the Buccaneers public relations staff as the 2021 winner of the Pete Rozelle Award. The Bucs were lauded for dealings with the media during a Super Bowl season that included the addition of high-profile free agent Tom Brady. The Buccaneers PR staff, the 32nd Rozelle Award winner, [more]

Julio Jones on Ryan Tannehill: As long as we’re on the same page, we’ll be successful

Julio Jones has played with only one starting quarterback in his 10 pro seasons. Now he’ll have another one in 2021. After being traded from Atlanta to Tennessee, Jones will have to get used to catching passes from Ryan Tannehill instead of Matt Ryan. Developing chemistry is a process, but Jones doesn’t seem to think [more]

Julio Jones is OK with fewer passes thrown his way: “I’ve never been a stat guy”

New Titans wide receiver Julio Jones says that if he doesn’t get as many passes thrown his way in Tennessee as he was accustomed to in Atlanta, he’s fine with that. Jones said that he knows that on a team with A.J. Brown and Derrick Henry, the offense won’t always go through him. Jones says [more]

Julio Jones: Defenses will have to pick their poison

Julio Jones picked No. 2, unwilling to take No. 11 from A.J. Brown. The seven-time Pro Bowl receiver said in his first news conference as a Titan that his jersey number serves as a reminder opponents have to deal with Tennessee’s entire offense. Jones, the Falcons’ star receiver for 10 seasons, is willing to serve [more]

Titans agree to terms with Rashad Weaver

The Titans have agreed to terms with outside linebacker Rashad Weaver, the team announced Thursday afternoon. Weaver, a fourth-round pick out of Pitt, is the sixth of eight 2021 draftees that Tennessee has gotten under contract. Weaver started nine games for Pitt in 2020, recording 7.5 sacks, 14.5 tackles for loss, three forced fumbles, and [more]

Julio Jones calls his trade from the Falcons a “mutual agreement”

It wasn’t that long ago — less than two years — that Falcons owner Arthur Blank last publicly proclaimed that he expected Julio Jones “to be a Falcon for life.” The star receiver became a Titan earlier this week. The Falcons, who have a new General Manager and a new head coach, got some much [more]

Julio Jones: I picked No. 2 as a reminder you have to deal with the whole offense

Julio Jones‘ new start with the Titans includes a new uniform number and he got to wear No. 2 for the first time at Thursday’s practice. At a press conference after the session, Jones was asked if there was any significance to the choice. He said there was no special meaning to him about the [more]

Johnathan Joseph announces his retirement

Cornerback Johnathan Joseph spent some time talking to J.J. Watt about life with the Cardinals before Watt signed with Arizona, but he won’t be joining Watt with the team or playing anywhere else in the NFL this year. Joseph announced his retirement from the NFL in a Twitter post on Thursday afternoon. He called making [more]

Julio Jones tells those questioning his health to “stay tuned”

Wide receiver Julio Jones took part in his first practice with the Titans on Thursday and then met the media for the first time since being traded to the team by the Falcons. Jones came to Tennessee with a 2023 sixth-round pick in exchange for 2022 second- and 2023 fourth-round selections. That price likely have [more]

Mike Vrabel: I can’t predict when Julio Jones will know whole offense

Getting Julio Jones on the roster was the first step for the Titans and the next step will be to get him acclimated into the offense. That process began on Thursday as Jones took the field with his new team for the first time. Head coach Mike Vrabel said Jones flew in earlier in the [more]

Kyle Shanahan: Julio Jones is special, but trading for him would have been tough for us

49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan said last week that he’s happy that Julio Jones landed in the AFC after being traded by the Falcons and he took some time on Wednesday to discuss why the 49ers didn’t push harder to keep him in the NFC. The team was among the early betting favorites to land [more]

Jon Robinson: Julio Jones trade was a move we needed to make

The Titans had one of the best offenses in the league last season and looked set for another good season despite losing a few significant pieces from the unit this offseason, but that didn’t stop General Manager Jon Robinson from making a big trade last weekend. Wide receiver Julio Jones is now a member of [more]

Julio Jones will wear No. 2 with Titans

Julio Jones has a new team, and now he has a new number. The star receiver will wear No. 2 with the Titans, the team announced Tuesday night. Jones wore No.11 during his 10 seasons with the Falcons, but he turned down new teammate A.J. Brown‘s offer to take that number with the Titans. Jones [more]

Julio Jones: I’ll never forget Atlanta, ready to get to work with Titans

Wide receiver Julio Jones got on a plane to Nashville Tuesday to formally join the Titans and he took some time to say farewell to his former team as well. In a post to his Instagram account captioned “Forever I’ll love Atlanta,” Jones shared appreciation for his time with the Falcons and looked forward to [more]

A.J. Brown tried to give No. 11 to Julio Jones, but he wouldn’t take it

During his recruitment of receiver Julio Jones, Titans receiver A.J. Brown joked that he wouldn’t be giving up No. 11. Now that Jones is on the team, Brown won’t be giving up No. 11. Tweeted Brown: “#11 until I retire. I tried to give it up and he wouldn’t take it.” Most assume Jones will [more]

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