Latest Tennessee Titans News

Jones says 'stay tuned' as he proves he's still fast, strong

Jun. 10, 2021 17:03 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Julio Jones turned 32 in February, missed seven games with a nagging hamstring issue in his 10th year in the NFL and now finds himself with a new team in the Tennessee Titans. The seven-time Pro Bowl wide receiver had a message Thursday for...

Titans, Williamson County start girls' flag football league

Jun. 09, 2021 04:16 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have partnered with Williamson County to start the first interscholastic girls' flag football league starting in spring 2022. The Titans announced Tuesday that nine teams will play a six-week, eight-game season starting in...

Falcons begin post-Julio Jones era in Smith's first minicamp

Jun. 08, 2021 16:42 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Arthur Smith delivered a frank answer when asked about entering his first season as the Atlanta Falcons' coach without Julio Jones. “I don’t worry about players I never coached,” Smith said following Tuesday's opening day of mandatory minicamp. ...

Titans' Henry wins ASWA pro athlete of year honor again

Jun. 08, 2021 14:14 PM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Derrick Henry continues to win awards in the state where he captured both the Heisman Trophy and a national championship. For the second straight year, the former Alabama star and current Tennessee Titans running back is the Alabama Sports...

Titans agree to deal with Falcons for Julio Jones

Jun. 06, 2021 17:49 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans had been talking to the Atlanta Falcons about seven-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Julio Jones for nearly three weeks. In the end, they pried Jones loose with a couple of draft picks, the highest being a second-rounder. ...

Vikings sign former Titans cornerback Tye Smith

Jun. 03, 2021 15:02 PM EDT

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings signed former Tennessee Titans cornerback Tye Smith on Thursday, adding a little depth and experience to a group that was lacking both last season. Smith spent the last four years with the Titans. He started seven games,...

Downing trying to tune up Titans' offense, not replace Smith

Jun. 02, 2021 16:32 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Todd Downing has no plans to fill Arthur Smith's shoes as Tennessee's new offensive coordinator. His real challenge is keeping the Titans' offense clicking as well as possible. “I look at this job more as what coach (Mike) Vrabel and (GM) Jon...

Titans hire Mical Johnson as 1st full-time woman scout

Jun. 01, 2021 19:38 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have promoted three scouts with Mical Johnson the franchise's first woman working full time in the scouting department. The Titans announced the moves Tuesday. The organization has had women working in the scouting...

Few veterans on hand in latest stage of Titans' offseason

May. 27, 2021 19:02 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — No Ryan Tannehill, Derrick Henry or A.J. Brown on offense nor safety Kevin Byard from the defense. Instead, punter Brett Kern was the most senior member of the Tennessee Titans on the field Thursday in the first offseason practice open to...

Titans' top draft pick rehabbing, working to learn playbook

May. 15, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Top draft pick Caleb Farley is busy learning the Tennessee defensive playbook, then he heads off to rehabilitation as he recovers from surgery while his rookie teammates hit the practice field. Patience is the order not only of the day but the...