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PRO: The Titans signed offensive lineman Avery Gennesy during the 2020 offseason to provide depth and competition to the interior of the offensive front. The 6-foot-3-inch, 318-pounder was originally signed as a rookie free agent by the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2017. Gennesy has also spent time with the Cleveland Browns and Denver Broncos, in addition to the AAF and XFL.
• Gennesy played at East Mississippi Community College under Coach Buddy Stephens and won the 2013 National Junior College Championship with a 12-0 record. Two years later, Netflix filmed a documentay television series called Last Chance U, featuring the EMCC football program.
• The Southaven, Miss., native was originally signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2017.
• Waived by the Jaguars on Sept. 2, 2017 and added to the team's practice squad a day later.
• Placed on practice squad injured by the Jaguars on Sept. 14, 2017.
• Signed by the Jaguars as a free agent on Jan. 22, 2018.
• Waived by the Jaguars on May 14, 2018.
• Claimed by the Cleveland Browns off waivers on May 15, 2018.
• Waived by the Browns on Aug. 31, 2018.
• Signed by the Denver Broncos to their practice squad on Sept. 3, 2018.
• Waived by the Broncos from their practice squad on Oct. 23, 2018.
• Signed by the Titans as a free agent on April 17, 2020.
2019 (0/0 - XFL Houston): Started all five games at right guard for the Roughnecks, the league's only undefeated team when the season was suspended.
2018 (0/0 - Jacksonville, Cleveland, Denver): Spent part of the offseason with the Jaguars before being waived and claimed by the Browns off waivers in mid-May. Waived by the Browns at roster cuts. Signed by the Denver Broncos to the team's practice squad during Week 1 and spent seven weeks in that capacity.
2017 (0/0 - Jacksonville): Spent the offseason and training camp with the Jaguars before being added to the team's practice squad Spent the first few weeks on the squad before being placed on practice squad injured.
• Started all 26 games he appeared in at left tackle for Texas A&M during his junior and senior seasons (2015-16).
• As a senior (2016), earned first-team All-SEC honors helping clear the way for an offense that gained an average of 424.7 total yards per game (169.1 rushing and 255.6 passing).
• As a junior (2015), started at left tackle and was a member of an offense that was the seventh group in school history to gain more than 5,000 total yards, 3,000 passing yards and 2,000 rushing yards in the same season. Was a member of the SEC Academic Honor Team.
• Redshirted in 2014 after transferring to Texas A&M from East Mississippi Community College.
• Spent two seasons (2012-13) at East Mississippi Community College in Scooba, Miss. Helped lead the East Mississippi Lions to the 2013 National Junior College Championship and a 12-0 record, including a win over Georgia Military in the Mississippi Bowl. Cleared the way for an offense that averaged an NJCAA-best 62.2 points
• Majored in agricultural leadership and development at Texas A&M.
• Attended Southaven (Miss.) High School.
• Gennesy's last name is pronounced JIN-ih-see.
• Born Avery Gennesy on Feb. 6, 1994 in Southaven, Miss.