NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Mike Mularkey made his Titans work hard to earn a pass from the final practice of their three-day minicamp and wrap up the offseason program a bit early.
They had to beat the coaches at a high-speed punt, pass and kick competition Thursday.
Titans without half of starting secondary vs. Jaguars
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are without three starters against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night, including half of their secondary.
The Titans already had declared safety Rashad Johnson (neck) and cornerback Perrish Cox (concussion) out, and Daimion Stafford will start at safety with Brice McCain at cornerback. Brian Schwenke will start at left guard with Quinton Spain (bruised right knee) out.
Tennessee rules out 3 Titans for game vs. Miami Dolphins
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have ruled out three players for Sunday's game in Miami, including two starters in safety Da'Norris Searcy and nose tackle Al Woods.
Coach Mike Mularkey said Friday that Searcy, Woods and cornerback Cody Riggs will not travel.
Searcy will miss his second straight game with an injured ankle. Woods pulled a calf muscle in last week's 27-20 loss at Houston and is expected to miss at least three weeks. Riggs is out with a hamstring injury.
Jets claim 4 off waivers; cut Robinson, McDougle
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets are heading into the first week of the regular season with four tight ends, four quarterbacks — and a handful of new faces.
A day after setting its initial 53-man roster, the team claimed four players off waivers on Sunday, including tight ends Braedon Bowman from Jacksonville and Brian Parker from Kansas City, running back Troymaine Pope from Seattle and cornerback Darryl Roberts from New England.
Titans claim TE Amaro, sign 9 players to practice squad
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans claimed tight end Jace Amaro off waivers from the New York Jets on Sunday and waived defensive lineman Medhi Abdesmad.
Amaro, a 2014 second-round pick from Texas Tech, caught 38 passes for 345 yards and two touchdowns in his rookie season. He was placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury during the preseason last year.
Jets cut high draft picks Milliner and Amaro, keep 4 QBs
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets cut ties with two high draft picks once considered future cornerstones of the franchise.
The team announced it waived/injured cornerback Dee Milliner and waived tight end Jace Amaro on Saturday as it reduced its roster to the NFL's mandatory 53-player limit.