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Titans lean heavily on young receivers under new coaches

May. 22, 2018 5:06 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans seem confident that their young wide receivers will quickly make an impact this year. Injuries limited Corey Davis in his rookie year last season and Tajae Sharpe missed his second consecutive season after re-injuring his right foot . Taywan Taylor, the...

LSU Heisman Trophy winner Billy Cannon dies at age 80

May. 20, 2018 7:03 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Billy Cannon, the gifted running back who won the Heisman Trophy for LSU in 1959 with a memorable Halloween night punt return touchdown against Mississippi, died Sunday. He was 80. LSU said Cannon, the school's only Heisman winner, died at his home in St. Francisville. The cause of...

Titans claim offensive lineman John Theus off waivers

May. 17, 2018 5:43 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have added an offensive lineman, claiming John Theus off waivers from the New Orleans Saints. The Titans waived defensive lineman Antwaun Woods on Thursday to clear a roster spot. San Francisco drafted the 6-foot-6, 303-pound Theus out of Georgia in the fifth...

Titans add veteran wide receiver Nick Williams to roster

May. 16, 2018 2:13 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with veteran wide receiver Nick Williams. The Titans announced the deal Wednesday. The 5-foot-10, 184-pound Williams has played 22 games in his career with the Atlanta Falcons over the past three seasons and Washington in 2013. He has 28...

Titans agree to terms on deal with linebacker Rashaan Evans

May. 15, 2018 7:02 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans now have three of their four draft picks under contract with linebacker Rashaan Evans, the No. 22 pick overall out of Alabama, agreeing to terms. The Titans announced the deal Tuesday. The 6-foot-3 Evans played in 53 games at Alabama, where he had 15 sacks and...

Titans' top draft pick gets personal time with coach Vrabel

May. 12, 2018 7:03 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Titans rookie linebacker Rashaan Evans has gotten an up-close view of how Tennessee coach Mike Vrabel works on the practice field. "It's intense I would say that," Evans said Saturday after a rookie minicamp session. "But I think that's the good part about playing linebacker for...

Titans agree to terms with Dane Cruikshank, QB Luke Falk

May. 10, 2018 6:38 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with half their draft class in reaching deals with defensive back Dane Cruikshank and quarterback Luke Falk. The Titans announced the deals Thursday. Cruikshank was selected in the fifth round after being a two-year starter at Arizona, and...

Michael Griffin signs 1-day contract, retires with Titans

May. 7, 2018 5:00 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Michael Griffin says his 10-year NFL career was a blessing that lasted far longer than some of his former teammates at the University of Texas. The two-time Pro Bowl safety officially ended that career Monday by signing a one-day contract with the Tennessee Titans and retiring with...

AP source: Giants decline fifth-year option on OT Flowers

May. 2, 2018 7:58 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — A person with direct knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that the New York Giants have declined to pick up the fifth-year option of offensive tackle Ereck Flowers' contract. The Giants would have been on the hook for $12.5 million in 2019 had the Giants...

Titans agree to terms with safety Kendrick Lewis

May. 2, 2018 11:18 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with safety Kendrick Lewis while waiving safety Denzel Johnson. Lewis, 29, wasn't on an NFL roster last season but has made 81 career starts. He played six games with the Baltimore Ravens in 2016 before getting placed on injured reserve. The...