Latest Tennessee Titans News

Tight ends gather in Nashville to learn from NFL's best

Jun. 23, 2022 20:02 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee tight end Chig Okonkwo has a really good reason not to be working with the rest of the Titans' rookies as they wrap up their offseason at the team headquarters. Okonkwo, the rookie who ran the fastest 40-yard dash among tight ends earlier this...

Titans add assistant coaches, scouting interns for camp

Jun. 21, 2022 15:27 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have added a handful of new coaches and scouts for training camp. The Titans announced Tuesday that five coaches will work with them during camp as part of the NFL's Bill Walsh Diversity Coaching Fellowship. Former Tennessee running...

Jeffery Simmons dodges contract talk at Titans' minicamp

Jun. 15, 2022 18:34 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jeffery Simmons showed off some of the slippery moves he uses to dodge offensive linemen when chasing opposing quarterbacks. Yes, he wants to be a leader and play his best for the Tennessee Titans. No, he wasn't on the field for either of the...

Henry insists foot is healthy, open to extension from Titans

Jun. 14, 2022 18:21 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee running back Derrick Henry has let his hair down this offseason, prompting lots of questions about the new 'do. Not nearly as many as the current state of his right foot. “The foot is good,” Henry said Tuesday. ...

Titans using yellow jerseys to protect rehabbing players

Jun. 07, 2022 17:56 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Wide receiver Robert Woods ran over to the sideline to grab a yellow jersey he quickly pulled over his new Titans' No. 2 jersey. Tuesday wasn't the first time he's forgotten the jersey signaling his new Tennessee teammates to avoid contact during team and...

With 8 returning starters, Titans hope for stingier defense

Jun. 01, 2022 18:55 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — All-Pro safety Kevin Byard made clear at the start of Tennessee's offseason program that the Titans wanted to be the NFL's top defense. Busy in the final stage of the offseason program, the veteran going into his seventh season isn't thinking big picture. ...

Falcons QB Mariota willing to be mentor but hungry to start

May. 26, 2022 17:21 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Marcus Mariota is saying all the right things about mentoring Atlanta Falcons rookie quarterback Desmond Ridder. Mariota would prefer to perform that mentoring role as the Falcons starter. After starting a combined six games the past three...

Tannehill building chemistry with his new Titans' playmakers

May. 24, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Tannehill's favorite receiver since becoming the Tennessee Titans' starting quarterback now plays in Philadelphia. Luckily, the Titans got Tannehill a lot of new teammates to work with, and he's busy working this offseason to create chemistry and...

Titans agree to deal with tight end Okonkwo

May. 23, 2022 20:09 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms on a multi-year contract with tight end Chig Okonkwo on Monday. Okonkwo, a fourth-round selection in the draft, had 77 receptions for 717 yards and eight touchdowns in three seasons at the University of Maryland. In his...

Titans agree to deal with third-round pick Petit-Frere

May. 19, 2022 18:19 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms with third-round pick Nicholas Petit-Frere on Thursday. Petit-Frere, an offensive tackle, played 35 games, including 20 starts for Ohio State. He started 12 games at left tackle in 2021 and seven games at...