Latest Tennessee Titans News

Spanos brought in to fix UConn's historically bad defense

Jan. 16, 2019 4:32 PM EST

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn has hired Lou Spanos, a coach with experience in both college football and the NFL, to fix its historically bad defense. Coach Randy Edsall announced Wednesday that Spanos has been hired as defensive coordinator, replacing Billy Crocker, who was fired after the Huskies' 1-11...

Patriots' playoff run special for McCourty twins

Jan. 10, 2019 6:27 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jason McCourty has taken longer than usual to do things around the Patriots practice facility this week as he's prepared for their divisional playoff matchup with the Chargers. He's been one of the first to arrive at breakfast with his teammates. He's lingered in meetings and often...

Titans hire Boston College's Piraino as head strength coach

Jan. 9, 2019 2:10 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have hired Frank Piraino away from Boston College as their new strength and conditioning coach. The Titans announced the move Wednesday. Piraino has spent the past six years in the same job at Boston College where Titans coach Mike Vrabel's son, Tyler, just...

Packers confirm hiring of Matt LaFleur as coach

Jan. 8, 2019 10:38 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Matt LaFleur has been named head coach of the Green Bay Packers, the team announced Tuesday night, confirming multiple reports from a day earlier. The 39-year-old LaFleur spent this season as offensive coordinator of the Tennessee Titans, his first calling plays in the NFL. Before...

Falcons bring back Koetter, Mularkey as offensive assistants

Jan. 8, 2019 7:35 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons brought back two familiar names on Tuesday by hiring Dirk Koetter as offensive coordinator and Mike Mularkey to coach tight ends. Koetter and Mularkey are joining coach Dan Quinn's staff following stints as NFL head coaches. Koetter returns to Atlanta...

AP source: LaFleur accepts offer to become Packers coach

Jan. 7, 2019 9:15 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers are turning to fast-rising offensive whiz Matt LaFleur to aid Aaron Rodgers and end a two-year absence from the postseason. LaFleur accepted an offer Monday to become the next head coach of the Packers, according to a person familiar with the decision. The...

AP source: Packers to hire Titans offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur as head coach

Jan. 7, 2019 7:12 PM EST
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — AP source: Packers to hire Titans offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur as head coach.

Bills' Kyle Williams added to AFC Pro Bowl roster

Jan. 7, 2019 6:41 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Kyle Williams will get one more chance to represent the Buffalo Bills before the defensive tackle retires. Williams was added to the AFC Pro Bowl roster on Monday to replace injured Tennessee Titans defensive tackle Jurrell Casey. Williams was a Pro Bowl alternate and said upon...

Titans go vegan thanks to linebacker's wife's culinary skill

Jan. 6, 2019 11:04 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — It started because Charity Morgan freaked out. She went to Whole Foods and bought every fruit and vegetable she could find, unloading them on the granite counter top in her kitchen. They covered the entire surface, a rainbow of produce. And she stared at them, frozen in uncertainty....

Titans QB Mariota needs rest, not surgery for latest injury

Dec. 31, 2018 5:39 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans' quest for a second straight postseason ended with injured quarterback Marcus Mariota watching from the sideline . Luckily for the Titans, Mariota said a neck specialist has made clear only rest is needed — no surgery — to heal nerves frayed by...