Tennessee Titans Wiretap

One-Third Stake In Titans Up For Sale

Aug 9, 2017 8:13 AM

A one-third stake in the Tennessee Titans is up for sale.

The club and the NFL have had issues about the ownership structure since Bud Adams died and passed the team on to members of his family.

Adams' daughter Susie Adams Smith is selling her stake in KSA Industries, which includes one-third ownership of the Titans along with other holdings.

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Titans Agree Upon Four-Year, $60.4M Extension With Jurrell Casey

Jul 29, 2017 11:36 AM

The Tennessee Titans have agreed upon a four-year, $60.4 million extension with defensive tackle Jurrell Casey.

Casey will receive $40 million in guaranteed money.

"I want to make sure I make every play I possibly can," Casey said after signing his extension.

Casey has notched at least five sacks in each of the past four seasons. He made the Pro Bowl the past two seasons.

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Marcus Mariota Trying Not To Think Of 2018 Contract Extension

Jul 6, 2017 12:40 PM

Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston could be the next quarterbacks to raise the bar on contracts for NFL quarterbacks following Derek Carr's deal with the Oakland Raiders.

Mariota will be eligible for an extension next offseason.

"For any athlete, anybody in professional sports, it's out of your control. I mean, you've got to play well, you've got to do certain things, things kind of have to line up for those contracts to happen. I can't think about next season or the season after that," Mariota told KHON-TV in Hawaii. "I've got to focus on our first game and continue to be the best guy that I can be for the team. If all those things happen and things go right and that contract is up, and you know, I'd love to be in Nashville and I think the Titans are such a great organization, that it would be a lot of fun to play for them for a long time."

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Eric Decker Signs With Titans

Jun 18, 2017 7:53 PM

The Tennessee Titans have agreed to sign Eric Decker.

Decker was released this past week by the New York Jets.

Decker spent the past three seasons with the Jets but was limited to just three games in 2016.

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Twenty Picks, Including Eight First-Rounders, Remain Unsigned

Jun 16, 2017 7:54 AM

Only 20 draft picks from the 2017 NFL Draft remain unsigned as training camps approach.

Among those unsigned are eight first-rounders, including second overall pick Mitchell Trubisky and No. 3 selection Solomon Thomas.

The Los Angeles Rams have five unsigned rookies, all of which were selected in the fourth round or later.

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Kendall Wright Blames Poor 2016 Season On Titans

Jun 15, 2017 9:23 AM

Kendall Wright was completely out of the Tennessee Titans' wide receiver rotation by the end of last season, something he blames on the team.

Wright led the Titans with 94 receptions back in 2013.

"What motivates me the most is I probably was the best receiver on the Titans roster last year and I was playing like 10 plays a game," Wright said. "That's how it goes."

Wright averaged just 18 plays per game before he was deactivated in Week 17.

When pressed for an explanation of his limited role, Wright responded, "That's a question I can't [answer]. Ask them. They'll feel it after this year."

Wright joined the Chicago Bears this offseason.

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Jason McCourty Agrees To Two-Year Deal With Browns

May 17, 2017 7:18 AM

The Cleveland Browns have agreed to a two-year deal with Jason McCourty, who will provide much-needed depth at cornerback.

The deal is worth up to $6 million, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

McCourty played for the Tennessee Titans the past eight seasons, but became a free agent after he was released on April 18.

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Full List Of 2017 NFL Draft, First Round

Apr 27, 2017 11:47 PM

1. Cleveland Browns: Myles Garrett, DE, Texas A&M

2. Chicago Bears: Mitchell Trubisky, QB, North Carolina

3. San Francisco 49ers: Solomon Thomas, DE, Stanford

4. Jacksonville Jaguars: Leonard Fournette, RB, LSU

5. Tennessee Titans: Corey Davis, WR, Western Michigan

6. New York Jets: Jamal Adams, S, LSU

7. Los Angeles Chargers: Mike Williams, WR, Clemson

8. Carolina Panthers: Christian McCaffrey, RB, Stanford

9. Cincinnati Bengals: John Ross, WR, Washington

10. Kansas City Chiefs: Patrick Mahomes, QB, Texas Tech

11. New Orleans Saints: Marshon Lattimore, CB, Ohio State

12. Houston Texans: Deshaun Watson, QB, Clemson

13. Arizona Cardinals: Haason Reddick, LB, Temple

14. Philadelphia Eagles: Derek Barnett, DE, Tennessee

15. Indianapolis Colts: Malik Hooker, S, Ohio State

16. Baltimore Ravens: Marlon Humphrey, CB, Alabama

17. Washington: Jonathan Allen, DL, Alabama

18. Tennessee Titans: Adoree’ Jackson, CB, Southern California

19. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: O.J. Howard, TE, Alabama

20. Denver Broncos: Garrett Bolles, OT, Utah

21. Detroit Lions: Jarrad Davis, LB, Florida

22. Miami Dolphins: Charles Harris, DE/OLB, Missouri

23. New York Giants: Evan Engram, TE, Mississippi

24. Oakland Raiders: Gareon Conley, CB, Ohio State

25. Cleveland Browns: Jabrill Peppers, S, Michigan

26. Atlanta Falcons: Takkarist McKinley, OLB, UCLA

27. Buffalo Bills: Tre’Davious White, CB, LSU

28. Dallas Cowboys: Taco Charlton, DE, Michigan

29. Cleveland Browns: David Njoku, TE, Miami

30. Pittsburgh Steelers: T.J. Watt, LB, Wisconsin

31. San Francisco 49ers: Reuben Foster, MLB, Alabama

32. New Orleans Saints: Ryan Ramczyk, OT, Wisconsin

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Titans Have Offers For No. 5 Pick, May Move Down

Apr 26, 2017 8:08 AM

The Tennessee Titans have multiple offers for the No. 5 pick and are considering moving down.

The Titans traded the first overall pick to the Los Angeles Rams so they could take Jared Goff last year. They then traded back up with the Cleveland Browns to select Jack Conklin.

In addition to the fifth pick, the Titans have No. 18 and an extra third-rounder. They do not have a second-round selection.

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DeMarco Murray: Tony Romo 'Still Has Something Left In The Tank'

Apr 18, 2017 8:05 AM

DeMarco Murray still believes that Tony Romo can play football at a high level, but also sees success in the quarterback's future as a broadcaster.

"I think he'll do great. I think he'll do fine," Murray said. "He's a guy who obviously had a great career in Dallas, and I know he still has something left in the tank, but I think he made a good decision for him and his family, and we'll see what happens."

Romo, 37, was released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier this month and will replace Phil Simms as the No. 1 color commentator for CBS. He played in parts of just five games the past two seasons and fractured his back in August.

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Titans, Eagles Talking Brandin Cooks Trade With Saints
Brandin Cooks expressed frustration about his role last season.

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Matt Cassel Agrees To Re-Sign With Titans
Matt Cassel saw action in four games last season, completing 30-of-51 passes for 284 yards with two touchdowns and a pair of picks.

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Titans 'Open For Business' On First-Round Pick Again
The Titans traded the first overall pick to the Rams last spring in Jon Robinson's first year on the job as general manager.

Josh Alper/Pro Football Talk

Titans To Be 'Very Cautious' With Marcus Mariota
Marcus Mariota suffered the injury in Week 16.

Paul Kuharsky/ESPN

Eight Teams Can Be Forced To Appear On Hard Knocks In 2017
If no teams volunteers, there are eight teams that the NFL can force to appear on HBO's Hard Knocks this year.

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No Teams Finish 2016 In Top-10 In Both Offensive, Defensive DVOA
Last season, the Seahawks, Panthers, Cardinals, Bengals and Chiefs ranked in the top-10 on both sides of the ball.

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Marcus Mariota Out For Season With Broken Right Fibula
Matt Cassel will assume the starting quarterback job for the Titans.

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Only Steelers Rank In Top-10 In Offense, Defense DVOA (Infographic)
Pittsburgh ranks third in total DVOA and first in Weighted DVOA.

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Titans Want Derrick Henry More Involved On Offense
DeMarco Murray is second in the NFL with 756 rushing yards, but the Titans still want rookie Derrick Henry involved on offense.

Josh Alper/Pro Football Talk

DeMarco Murray Thought He'd Be Traded Back To Cowboys
DeMarco Murray was "95 percent sure" he was set to be traded back to the Cowboys.

Andre Vergara/Fox Sports

Football Outsiders List Titans As Favorites To Win AFC South
Football Outsiders gives the Titans a 35.8% chance to win the division.

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Titans-Dolphins Will Be Played As Scheduled
Hurricane Matthew will not keep Sunday's game between the Titans and Dolphins from being played.

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NFL Builds Contingency Plan For Games At Miami, Carolina
The NFL is planning for the possibility that this week's games at Miami and Carolina will not be played as scheduled due to Hurricane Matthew.

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Hurricane Matthew Could Move Titans-Dolphins To Nashville
While nothing has been decided, there has been some discussion as to whether Hurricane Matthew will force Sunday's Titans-Dolphins game to be played elsewhere.

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Titans LB Unlikely To Be Fined For 9/11 Cleats Tribute
Titans linebacker Avery Williamson isn't expected to be fined for wearing cleats that paid tribute to 9/11 victims and responders on Sunday, according to a source.

Paul Kuharsky/ESPN

Titans Release Bishop Sankey
Bishop Sankey was the highest running back selected in the 2014 NFL Draft at 54th overall.

Adam Schefter/ESPN

Derrick Henry Wants To Wear No. 24, Waiting On Number
Derrick Henry is wearing No. 2 for the Titans currently, but he's waiting on No. 24.

Paul Kuharsky/ESPN

Titans Trade Dorial Green-Beckham To Eagles
The Titans have traded Dorial Green-Beckham to the Eagles for guard Dennis Kelly.

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DeMarco Murray Emerges As Clear No. 1 RB For Titans
DeMarco Murray had a disappointing season with the Eagles in 2015, but he's been the clear No. 1 running back in camp with the Titans.

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Titans Want Derrick Henry To Start Faster
The Titans drafted Derrick Henry with the 45th overall pick in this spring's draft.

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