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Titans Not Expected To Pick Up QB Jake Locker’s 2015 Option

Titans Not Expected To Pick Up QB Jake Locker’s 2015 Option

  Jim Wyatt of the Nashville Tennessean mentioned over the weekend that the Titans are not expected to pick up QB Jake Locker‘s fifth-year option. Wyatt adds that 2014 will most likely be a “make-or-break season” for Locker as he’s entering the final year of his rookie contract. Locker’s 2015 option would run the Titans over $13 million, but [...]

March 31, 2014 Nate Bouda Titans 0

Report: Texans Signing QB Ryan Fitzpatrick

Report: Texans Signing QB Ryan Fitzpatrick

  Ian Rapoport reports that the veteran QB Ryan Fitzpatrick is signing with the Houston Texans. Ed Werder reports that Fitzpatrick will receive a two-year contract. The addition of Fitzpatrick appears to be another indicated that the Texans will part ways with veteran QB Matt Schaub, either by trade or release him outright at some point in [...]

March 20, 2014 Nate Bouda Texans 0

Titans Could Be An Option For Michael Vick?

Titans Could Be An Option For Michael Vick?

  Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk takes a look at free agent QB Michael Vick‘s options at this point in free agency. Vick has said that he wants to sign with a team that will give him a shot at competing for starting job this year. However, there appears to be a limited number [...]

March 19, 2014 Nate Bouda Bills, Jets, Raiders, Titans 0

Titans Could Part Ways With Chris Johnson, Nate Washington & Ryan Fitzpatrick?

Titans Could Part Ways With Chris Johnson, Nate Washington & Ryan Fitzpatrick?

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports has talked to a single person in the NFL who expects RB Chris Johnson to be back with the Titans next season. Johnson, 28, still has three years remaining on his six-year, $55.26 million contract. The Titans could save $4 million in cap space if they were to release him outright, according to OverTheCap.com. [...]

February 17, 2014 Nate Bouda Titans 0

Ken Whisenhunt Noncommital On QB Jake Locker Being Titans Starter

Ken Whisenhunt Noncommital On QB Jake Locker Being Titans Starter

Tennessee Titans HC Ken Whisenhunt remain noncommittal towards Jake Locker being the teams starting quarterback next season. “I haven’t studied him as much as I need to,” Whisenhunt said via MMQB.com. “I have seen good, and I have seen bad. No question he has ability, and I have heard good things about him. The question is, can he harness [...]

January 20, 2014 Jonathan Comeaux Titans 0

Update: Chris Johnson Unlikely To Be Back In Tennessee

Update: Chris Johnson Unlikely To Be Back In Tennessee

Update: Jim Wyatt of the Nashville Tennessean mentions that Titans GM Ruston Webster was “non-committal” when asked about Chris Johnson‘s future with the team. Wyatt believes this just another indication that the Titans are ready to move on without Johnson next season. “In my opinion, it’s not a matter of if he’s released, but when,” Wyatt writes. ———— According to ESPN’s Ed [...]

January 16, 2014 Steven Haskos Titans 14

Titans Concerned About Jake Locker Being Their QB Moving Forward?

Titans Concerned About Jake Locker Being Their QB Moving Forward?

Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that doubt exists inside the Titans organization as to whether QB Jake Locker can succeed in the NFL. Schefter reports that there is at least one high level Titans official that has expressed major reservations regarding Locker’s ability. While Locker has shown some signs of progress over the last two seasons, concerns regarding [...]

January 11, 2014 Salvador Borboa Titans 0

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 12/9

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 12/9

We’ll have more news and rumors posted here throughout the day. NFLTR 2014 NFL Mock Draft Projected 2014 NFL Draft Order Bengals CB Terence Newman is out 1-3 weeks with a sprained MCL. (Chris Mortensen) Broncos MLB Wesley Woodyard was benched during Week 14′s win over the Titans. (Denver Post) S Duke Ihenacho was benched during Week [...]

December 9, 2013 Nate Bouda Bengals, Broncos, Browns, Cardinals, Chargers, Colts, Falcons, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Raiders, Ravens, Redskins, Seahawks, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Report: Titans Are Not Expected To Pick Up Jake Locker’s 2015 Option

Report: Titans Are Not Expected To Pick Up Jake Locker’s 2015 Option

Ian Rapoport reports that the Titans not expected to pick up QB Jake Locker‘s 2015 option that would be worth $13 million. This of course means that Locker will enter the final year of his rookie deal without a commitment from the team beyond 2014. Rapoport also reported that the Titans have QB Jay Cutler on [...]

December 8, 2013 Nate Bouda Titans 0

Breakdown Of The 2011 Draft Class With Regards To Fifth-Year Options & Extensions

Breakdown Of The 2011 Draft Class With Regards To Fifth-Year Options & Extensions

Albert Breer of NFL.com offers some specifics regarding fifth-year options for the 2011 draft class. This will be the first draft class impacted by the new rules that come from the most recent CBA agreement. Teams can exercise options for first-round picks on the first day of the 2014 NFL season and will have until May 3 to do [...]

November 22, 2013 Nate Bouda NFLTR Features 0

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 11/18

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 11/18

We’ll have more updates throughout the day so be sure to check back for more news. NFL NBC will keep the Giants at Redskins game in place for Sunday Night Football in Week 13. LB Thomas Howard was killed in a high-speed car accident. (NFLTR) 49ers HC Jim Harbaugh wouldn’t commit to WR Michael Crabtree being available for [...]

November 18, 2013 Nate Bouda 49ers, Bears, Broncos, Buccaneers, Chargers, Colts, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars, Lions, Packers, Patriots, Raiders, Ravens, Redskins, Saints, Seahawks, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Titans Sign QB John Skelton

Titans Sign QB John Skelton

Update: ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports that the Titans have in fact signed QB John Skelton.  Skelton figures to supplant Rusty Smith as Ryan Fitzpatrick‘s backup at some point in the near future. ——– Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that free agent QB John Skelton is visiting with the Titans again on Monday. Given that this is Skelton’s second visit in the past [...]

November 18, 2013 Nate Bouda Titans 0

Titans Place QB Jake Locker On Season-Ending Injured Reserve

Titans Place QB Jake Locker On Season-Ending Injured Reserve

Update: Jim Wyatt reports that the Titans have officially placed on QB Jake Locker on season-ending injured reserve. The Titans subsequently signed WR Devon Wylie to their active roster. Locker is expected to undergo surgery on his foot at some point in the near future. He finishes the season with 1,256 yards passing, 10 total touchdowns and four interceptions over the [...]

November 12, 2013 Nate Bouda Titans 0

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 11/12

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 11/12

NFLTR NFL Power Rankings: Week 11 NFL G Edwin Williams has been suspended for four games. (Brad Biggs) 49ers WR Kyle Williams will be waived Tuesday. (Adam Caplan) 49ers activated ILB Nick Moody from injured reserve/designated to return. (Matt Maiocco) 49ers waived CB Perrish Cox. Bears CB Charles Tillman may have played his last snap [...]

November 12, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera 49ers, Bears, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Chargers, Chiefs, Cowboys, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, NFL Rumors, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Raiders, Redskins, Saints, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Titans Face A Big Offseason Decision Regarding QB Jake Locker’s Future With The Team

Titans Face A Big Offseason Decision Regarding QB Jake Locker’s Future With The Team

According to Jim Wyatt of Nashville Tennessean, the Titans will need to make a decision regarding the future of QB Jake Locker this offseason. Although Locker is under contract through the 2014 season at a base salary of $2.09 million, the Titans hold a 2015 team option. The problem for Tennessee is that they will need to [...]

November 12, 2013 Nate Bouda Titans 2

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 11/11

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 11/11

We’ll have more updates posted here throughout the day so be sure to check back. Bears Bears have ruled out QB Jay Cutler for Week 11. (NFLTR) QB Jay Cutler is week to week with a high-ankle sprain. (NFLTR) Bears placed CB Charles Tillman on injured reserve with designated to return Monday. (NFLTR) HC Marc Trestman admitted that he may have [...]

November 11, 2013 Nate Bouda Bears, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Cardinals, Chargers, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Packers, Ravens, Saints, Seahawks, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 10/31

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 10/31

NFLTR NFL Cap Space Update Remaining Strength of Schedule Rankings 49ers WR Mario Manningham indicated that he will be active for the team’s Week 10 game against the Panthers. (San Jose Mercury News) Bears Free agent DT Jay Ratliff reportedly visited with the Bears. (NFLTR) Bengals Bengals activated WR Andrew Hawkins from the IR/recall list. (NFLTR) Bills [...]

October 31, 2013 Nate Bouda 49ers, Bears, Bengals, Bills, Browns, Chargers, Chiefs, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Giants, Jets, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Rams, Ravens, Redskins, Seahawks, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Report: Matt Hasselbeck To Retire After 2014 Season

Report: Matt Hasselbeck To Retire After 2014 Season

Alex Marvez of FOX Sports reports that Colts backup QB Matt Hasselbeck has decided to retire once the 2014 season is over. Hasselbeck, 38, signed a two-year, $7.25 million contract with the Colts this offseason. Hasselbeck has adapted to the role of a mentor for starter Andrew Luck, while also having the necessary experience to be a reliable insurance [...]

October 20, 2013 Salvador Borboa Colts 0

Report: Titans Expect Jake Locker To Start Against The 49ers

Report: Titans Expect Jake Locker To Start Against The 49ers

Update: Ian Rapoport reports that the Tennessee Titans expect Jake Locker to start against the 49ers on Sunday. Albert Breer reports that Locker won’t be 100 percent healthy on Sunday, but the ream reportedly feels good about his progress. Locker took the majority of the first-team snaps on Friday, which at least gave him a [...]

October 19, 2013 Nate Bouda Titans 0

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 10/18

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 10/18

NFLTR NFL Draft Prospects To Watch 49ers Packers claim WR Chris Harper off of waivers from the 49ers. (Bill Williamson) Bears TE Martellus Bennett is listed as questionable for Week 7. NT Stephen Paea is listed as probable for Week 7. Bears signed LB Jerry Franklin to their active roster. (Michael C. Wright) Bears placed LB D.J. Williams [...]

October 18, 2013 Nate Bouda Bears, Bills, Browns, Buccaneers, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars, Jets, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Rams, Ravens, Titans, Vikings 0

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 10/17

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 10/17

NFL Free agent S Tom Zbikowski‘s four-week suspension is over. (Aaron Wilson) 49ers 49ers waived WR Chris Harper. Bills RB C.J. Spiller mentioned that his sprained ankle is “definitely” healing. (BuffaloBills.com) RB C.J. Spiller put in a limited practice on Thursday. QB Thad Lewis put in a full practice on Thursday. WR Stevie Johnson put in a [...]

October 17, 2013 Nate Bouda 49ers, Bills, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Chargers, Colts, Cowboys, Eagles, Falcons, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Redskins, Seahawks, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0