NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans will need to be patient with their first-round pick in the NFL draft. They used the rest of their selections on players who could fill holes and...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have traded up in the fourth round to take Iowa safety Amani Hooker with the 116th pick in the draft.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Music City and the NFL are throwing quite a party for the draft, and the Tennessee Titans will be a couple of miles away at team headquarters quietly biding their time...
Miami QB Ryan Tannehill traded to Titans for draft picks
MIAMI (AP) — Ryan Tannehill has a new team. Now the Miami Dolphins need a new quarterback.
Miami traded Tannehill on Friday to the Tennessee Titans in a deal that also involved draft picks....
Titans releasing right guard rebuilding middle of O-line
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are releasing right guard Josh Kline a year after signing the veteran to a four-year contract.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — For Adam Humphries, Tennessee has been a potential destination for months because of his Tampa Bay connection with Titans general manager Jon Robinson.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the deal says the Tennessee Titans have agreed with Tampa Bay wide receiver Adam Humphries to a four-year contract worth approximately $36...
Titans need young receivers to mature, hang on to passes
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are doing their best to help their young group of wide receivers grow up.
General manager Jon Robinson's biggest personnel move before Tuesday's trade deadline was adding a fullback, not bolstering a receiving corps that includes a couple second-year players (Corey Davis and Taywan Taylor) and another (Tajae Sharpe) essentially in his second season after sitting out 2017 on injured reserve.
Titans GM on releasing receiver: Reached point of no return
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans now are without their top two receiving threats this season, releasing wide receiver Rishard Matthews after they couldn't trade the veteran.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Taylor Lewan answered the biggest question for the Tennessee Titans heading into training camp by showing up for work along with the rest of his teammates.
How long it takes to get a new contract for the two-time Pro Bowl left tackle remains to be seen.
General manager Jon Robinson said they're making good progress, even if he isn't ready to say when that might be wrapped up.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee left tackle Taylor Lewan is skipping the Titans' mandatory minicamp while his agents negotiate a new contract for the two-time Pro Bowl lineman.
Titans general manager Jon Robinson said in a statement Tuesday just before the team started a three-day minicamp that Lewan's representatives told the team he would not be attending.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans willingly paid a big price to make sure their defense got younger and deeper on the front seven.
For the second straight night, the Titans moved up in the NFL draft to acquire the linebacker they wanted. Tennessee chose Boston College outside linebacker Harold Landry with the 41st overall pick Friday night after sending the Oakland Raiders the 57th and 89th overall selections — its second-round and third-round picks.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans started the NFL draft by selecting Alabama linebacker Rashaan Evans, to help new coach Mike Vrabel tune up the defense
Now they go into the second day with a selection in each of the second and third rounds looking for some depth.
Tennessee will pick at No. 57 in the second round and No. 89 overall in the third round before wrapping up Saturday with three selections.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are coming off their first playoff victory in 14 years with a brand new coach and no obvious holes to be filled in the NFL draft.
That gives general manager Jon Robinson lots of flexibility on what to do with the 25th pick overall Thursday night.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have announced they will exercise their fifth-year option on quarterback Marcus Mariota.
The move keeps Mariota under contract through the 2019 season.
Titans general manager Jon Robinson made the announcement ahead of the May 3 deadline to declare a fifth-year option for players drafted in 2015.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans say they are releasing defensive lineman Karl Klug after seven years with the franchise.
General manager Jon Robinson said Friday that he appreciates all of Klug's hard work with Tennessee.
A fifth-round pick in 2011 out of Iowa, Klug started eight of his 109 games played for the Titans. Klug had 178 tackles, 21 ½ sacks, 67 quarterback pressures and forced five fumbles. He returned a recovered fumble for a touchdown in 2013 against the Jets.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have a definite New England Patriots influence these days.
Running back Dion Lewis believes the Titans' acquisition of ex-Patriots like himself and cornerback Malcolm Butler says more about their talent than their background.
"I wouldn't say (they're trying to replicate New England here)," Lewis said Thursday.
Titans agree to terms with pair of Patriots’ free agents
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are doing their best to recreate the Patriot Way in Music City.
Titans plan to release RB DeMarco Murray
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans plan to release running back DeMarco Murray.
The Titans announced their intentions Thursday, when general manager Jon Robinson said in a statement that Murray "was a pro in every facet and we wish him and his family the best moving forward."
Steel Mill A.M.: Third time the charm for Titans coach, former Steelers assistant Mike Mularkey
Mike Mularkey admits he is fortunate to be coaching a first-place team.
When the former Steelers tight end and assistant coach was named interim coach of the Tennessee Titans with nine games left in the 2015 season, Mularkey was holding the top spot for his third franchise. When the Titans went 2-7 in those games, Mularkey had an 18-39 career record with Buffalo, Jacksonville and Tennessee.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Adoree Jackson caught a punt and ran about 20 yards up the field. Then the Tennessee Titans rookie ran to the other end zone to return a kickoff, showing off his ability to kick into a faster gear and taking the ball 45 yards.
No time to be winded, though. The rookie cornerback had to head back out to play defense.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans coach Mike Mularkey has made it clear what he wants out of his defense this season.
Turnovers. Turnovers. And more turnovers.
Players say the message has gotten through loud and clear.
"Takeaways," Pro Bowl linebacker Brian Orakpo said. "We want takeaways. That's what we want to emphasize. The key to really putting teams away is the turnover ratio, and we want to emphasize that each and every day."
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Only one offensive lineman needs to make a mistake to mess up a play, turning a promising drive into a three-and-out.
Keeping a group of five starting linemen together for consecutive seasons only makes a unit stronger.
The Tennessee Titans have done just that and are setting their sights on being the best offensive line in the NFL, even if their production will be measured only by how many sacks are allowed or the yards gained by running backs.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to a multi-year extension with two-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Jurrell Casey.
The team announced the extension Friday as the Titans went through their conditioning test.
Casey still had two seasons remaining on his current contract. ESPN reported Casey received a four-year, $60.4 million extension.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans like players with a chip on their shoulders, and the franchise trying to end an eight-year playoff drought stocked up with people with something to prove in the NFL draft.
Tennessee's first three offensive selections played at the only college that wanted them coming out of high school, including wide receiver Corey Davis of Western Michigan — the fifth overall pick.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are doing their best to ensure quarterback Marcus Mariota has as many targets as possible.
The Titans, who waited out the second round of the NFL draft Friday night, traded up 11 spots with New England for their second wide receiver in Western Kentucky's Taywan Taylor at No. 72 overall. Then they wrapped up their night selecting Florida International tight end Jonnu Smith at No. 100.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans headed into the draft needing to find more offensive help for quarterback Marcus Mariota while also boosting a defense that ranked 30th in the NFL against the pass last season.
With two first-round draft picks for the first time in three decades, the Titans addressed those concerns by selecting Western Michigan wide receiver Corey Davis with the fifth overall pick and versatile Southern California cornerback Adoree' Jackson at No. 18.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have picked up the fifth-year option on Pro Bowl left tackle Taylor Lewan.
General manager Jon Robinson announced the move Tuesday.
The 11th pick overall in 2014, the 6-foot-7 Lewan helped anchor a much-improved offensive line last season. The Titans ranked third in the NFL in rushing offense and also tied for seventh-fewest sacks allowed with 28 a year after giving up a league-worst 54 sacks in 2015.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jon Robinson has made it very clear he is willing to trade NFL draft picks, a philosophy the Titans general manager demonstrated when he swapped the top overall selection a year ago.
Titans release cornerback Jason McCourty after 8 seasons
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have released cornerback Jason McCourty after eight seasons with the franchise, and a few days after the veteran shared the news himself on social media.
The Titans announced the move Monday, the first day of the team's offseason program.
Titans agree to terms with cornerback Demontre Hurst
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with cornerback Demontre Hurst, who had spent the last four seasons with the Chicago Bears.
Hurst played 10 games and made one start for the Bears last season. He had 14 tackles, one sack, one interception and a pair of special-teams stops.
Titans agree to terms with offensive lineman Tim Lelito
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with veteran offensive lineman Tim Lelito.
The Titans announced the deal Wednesday, though contract terms were not released.
The 6-foot-4, 315-pound Lelito has started 24 of his 63 games over the past four seasons with the New Orleans Saints. Lelito also has been very versatile starting 12 games at left guard, four at right guard, three at center and five as an extra tight end.
Titans agree to deal with D-lineman Sylvester Williams
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to a deal with defensive lineman Sylvester Williams pending a physical.
The Titans announced the deal Tuesday, though terms of the deal were not released.
General manager Jon Robinson says he worked out Williams before the 2013 NFL draft when Williams was selected by Denver at No. 28 overall that year.
Titans’ signings address secondary, special teams
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans reconstructed their secondary by signing safety Johnathan Cyprien and cornerback Logan Ryan while also addressing their special teams by acquiring Daren Bates and Brynden Trawick.
All four additions were announced Friday. The Titans also agreed to terms on a multi-year contract with tight end Phillip Supernaw, who has been with Tennessee the last two seasons.
Titans promote Jon Robinson to executive vice president/GM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have promoted Jon Robinson to executive vice president/general manager.
Robinson was hired as general manager last year and made a variety of moves that helped the Titans improve from 3-13 in 2015 to 9-7 this season.
He traded out of the No. 1 position in last year's draft to add more picks and also acquired running back DeMarco Murray, who led the AFC with 1,287 yards rushing.
Titans getting production from their 10 rookies this season
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jack Conklin has started the first 13 games this season at right tackle for the Tennessee Titans. It is what everyone in the organization expected from the team's first-round draft pick.
Learning how to win, Titans pushing to end playoff drought
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Coach Mike Mularkey believes his Tennessee Titans are figuring out how to win. They have three games left to see just how much they can accelerate that learning curve —and end the franchise's playoff drought.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Turning around a franchise that has been the NFL's worst over the past two seasons requires an infusion of talent and an attitude change. The Tennessee Titans believe they've done just that on both counts. New general manager Jon Robinson has sifted through the roster, adding 22 new players, revamping the offense through a handful of trades, and showing the door to some high draft picks from the previous regime. His biggest moves landed DeMarco Murray for coach Mike Mularkey's...
NFL 2016: Revamped Titans ready for turnaround after 3-13
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Turning around a franchise that has been the NFL's worst over the past two seasons requires an infusion of talent and an attitude change. The Tennessee Titans believe they've done just that on both counts.
Tennessee Titans Preview Capsule
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New faces: RB DeMarco Murray, RB Derrick Henry, QB Matt Cassel, C Ben Jones, RT Jack Conklin, WR Rishard Matthews, WR Andre Johnson, WR Tajae Sharpe, CB Brice McCain, CB Antwon Blake, S Rashad Johnson, LB Kevin Dodd, GM Jon Robinson, coach Mike Mularkey, offensive coordinator Terry Robiskie, OL coach Russ Grimm, defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau, special teams coordinator Bobby April.
Titans’ new regime reshapes roster, cuts 22 players
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — General manager Jon Robinson and coach Mike Mularkey promised a makeover of the Tennessee Titans' roster before the regular season when the duo was formally introduced in January, and they took their biggest step thus far on Friday.
Neither high draft status nor prior Pro Bowl honors provided any safety as the Titans waived and released 22 players Friday to reach the NFL's 53-man roster a day before Saturday's league-wide deadline.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Marcus Mariota sees a noticeable upgrade in the talent around him when he looks around the Tennessee Titans' locker room.
"We have a lot of guys in here now that are just studs, and that's exciting," Mariota said. "At the same time, now the expectations are higher, the standard's higher, and that's what you've got to live by. We can't just come out here and be satisfied with enough. We've got to be coming out here trying to get...