Titans Release WR Adam Humphries, Part Ways With DBs Chris Milton and Breon Borders, While Adding Former 49ers DL Jullian Taylor
A seventh-round draft pick of the 49ers in 2018, the 6-foot-5, 280-pound Taylor played in 12 games during his time with the 49ers, and he tallied 16 tackles and a fumble recovery in those contests.
Titans GM Jon Robinson, HC Mike Vrabel Aim to Promote Diversity in NFL With the Inclusion of More Women
Robinson and Vrabel are taking part in the NFL's fifth annual Women's Careers in Football Forum this week. After attending last year's Women's Careers in Football Program, Robinson and Vrabel decided to create an offseason internship program, with a role on Vrabel's coaching staff, and a spot on Robinson's personnel staff that would also be dedicated to women.
Eddie George Plans to Reward Derrick Henry With a Pair of Sneakers to Commemorate His 2,000-Yard Season With Titans
George, a Heisman Trophy winner at Ohio State, and Henry, who won the Heisman Trophy at the University of Alabama, went back and forth texting leading up to the Alabama-Ohio State National Championship Game last month. The Titans running backs then decided to make a friendly wager on the game.
Titans Players, Organization, Continue Efforts to Make a Difference in Community for Social Justice
The Tennessee Titans organization, in a collaborative effort through the NFL's Inspire Change initiative, raised over $130,000 in 2020 for organizations addressing socially justice in our local community.
NFL Analyst Charles Davis Talks Titans, from the Importance of Continuity, to the Need for an Improved Defense
Davis believes offensive coordinator Todd Downing will attempt to keep things somewhat similar on the offensive side of the ball following a season when the team scored 30-plus points in 10 of 16 games, and 40-plus points in five contests. While adding pieces on defense will help, Davis believes recently named defensive coordinator Shane Bowen could also get a boost with the title change, and key additions.
Ascension Saint Thomas, Titans Welcome Middle Tennessee's Valentine's Day Babies
There is never a shortness of sweetness on February 14th, but Cupid outdid himself with the arrival of these bundles of joy at Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown and Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital.
No Slowdown in Sight? Eddie George Says Don't Mistake Titans RB Derrick Henry's Heavy Workload for a Physical Beating
In five NFL seasons, Henry has carried the ball 1,182 times for 5,860 rushing yards with 55 touchdowns and a 5.0-yard average per carry. Henry carried the ball 378 times in 2020, a year after rushing for a league-best 1,540 yads and 16 touchdowns on 303 carries in 2019.
A Titan, a Titans Superfan, and Nashville Healthcare Heroes: Super Bowl LV Through the Eyes of Middle Tennesseans
TennesseeTitans.com takes a look at Super Bowl LV through the eyes of those who were there – Titans punter Brett Kern and his son, Titans superfan Brandon Galloway, named the NFL's Fan of the Year by the NFL, and Sharon Alvarez and Wes Frisbee, two healthcare workers from Nashville who were among four local healthcare workers invited by the Titans and the NFL.
Titans Fan, and Valued Mentor, Brandon Galloway Named NFL Fan of the Year
The NFL accepted 35,000 admissions as part of the "Fan of the Year" program, before Galloway was ultimately selected. A supervisor in the Tennessee Department of Children's services, Galloway has been mentoring kids since he was just a kid himself. He's taken many of his mentees to Titans games over the years.
Former Titans DL Josh Evans Passes Away at Age 48
Evans, a 6-foot-2, 288-pound defensive lineman for the Oilers/Titans from 1995-2001, played in 71 career games with the franchise. He racked up 225 tackles and 14.5 sacks before finishing his career with the New York Jets. Evans was a starter in Super Bowl XXXIV for the Titans during the 1999 season
Catch This? Titans HC Mike Vrabel Was a Super Bowl Star During His Playing Days
Vrabel caught touchdown passes in two Super Bowls with the New England Patriots, and leading up to Super Bowl LV, those around Vrabel back then said he relished in the opportunities. He had 12 catches in his playing career, all for touchdowns.
Peter King: Titans RB Derrick Henry is Running Himself Straight Toward Hall of Fame
In five NFL seasons, Henry already has 5,860 rushing yards with 55 touchdowns and a 5.0-yard average per carry. King measured the top five running backs in rushing in NFL history with their best three years and compared them to Henry's last three years, and he said Henry's run "compares favorably."
Following a Year of Sorrow and Stress During COVID-19 Pandemic, Nashville Nurse, and Titans Fan, Rewarded With a Trip to Super Bowl LV
Alvarez is one of four vaccinated healthcare heroes from the Ascension Saint Thomas network who will attend through the NFL's initiative to thank healthcare workers across the country for their unwavering commitment to their community throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hall of Famer Warren Moon Talks All Things Titans: "Offensively, They Are Set Up for the Long Haul"
In an interview with TennesseeTitans.com leading up to Super Bowl LV, Moon discussed what he's seen from Ryan Tannehill, Derrick Henry, and A.J. Brown, while also giving praise to Titans controlling owner Amy Adams Strunk.
Nissan Stadium Turns Red to Raise Awareness of Heart Disease in Women
Nissan Stadium will turn "RED" on Friday in support of Ascension Saint Thomas and the American Heart Association's "National Wear Red Day" to help raise awareness of the threat of heart disease in women as part of the Go Red for Women movement.
Titans Promote Todd Downing to OC, Elevate Shane Bowen to DC as Mike Vrabel Sets Staff
In addition to promoting Downing and Bowen, Vrabel promoted Luke Steckel to tight ends coach, Ryan Crow to outside linebackers coach and Matt Edwards to assistant special teams coach. Also, the Titans have hired Kenechi Udeze as an assistant defensive line coach.
Titans RB Derrick Henry Surprises Healthcare Workers While Thanking Them for Efforts in the Nashville Community
On Thursday morning, Henry hopped on a virtual call to surprise roughly 10 healthcare workers in the Nashville area while also thanking them for their continued efforts to help those in need in the community. It was done as a part of FedEx's partnership with Direct Relief.
RB Derrick Henry Confident Titans Can "Keep Things Rolling", But He's Going to Miss Former OC Arthur Smith
The Titans won the AFC South in 2020, when they finished with the organization's first 11-win season since 2008. The Titans were knocked out of the playoff by the Ravens, which has supplied even more motivation, running back Derrick Henry said on Thursday.
From the Senior Bowl: MTSU Lineman Robert Jones Cherishing Big Opportunity
A 6-foot-5, 319-pounder, Jones was named Honorable Mention All-Conference USA at MTSU following the 2020 season, when he played in eight games, with seven starts at right tackle. Jones played 537 total snaps, which was second among offensive linemen. He finished his collegiate career in impressive fashion after beginning his collegiate career at Highland (Kansas) Community College.
From the Senior Bowl: Former Vol Lineman Trey Smith, a Titans Fan, Now on the NFL's Doorstep
A 6-foot-6, 330-pound offensive lineman, Smith was a first-team All-SEC selection in 2019 and 2020 after being named Freshman All-SEC in 2017. In an interview with TennesseeTitans.com, Smith lit up when the topics turned to his aspirations, his late mother … and the Titans.
Titans RB Derrick Henry Selected as AFC Offensive Player of the Year from 101 Awards
The award winners are determined in a balloting of 101 sportswriters and broadcasters who cover the NFL. The Committee of 101 has presented the 101 Awards honor players and coaches each season since the AFL-NFL merger in 1969, making it the nation's oldest awards event dedicated exclusively to professional football.
Titans Safety Kevin Byard Named One of Five Finalists for 2021 NFLPA Alan Page Community Award
The Alan Page Community (APC) Award is the highest honor that the NFLPA can bestow upon a player, as it annually recognizes one player who "goes above and beyond to perform community service in his team city and/or hometown." Each of the finalists will receive an additional $10,000 for his foundation or charity of choice, with the winner being determined this week through a league-wide vote by their NFL peers.
Titans Safety Kevin Byard Vows to be Better Player, Leader in 2021
Byard led the Titans in tackles with a career-high 111 in 2020. He was third on the team in passes defensed during a season when the team won 11 games, and the AFC South, for the first time since the 2008 season. Yet when Byard packed his belongings after the season, he felt he could have, and perhaps should have, done more.
Titans Laud Former OC Arthur Smith, who has Been Hired as Head Coach of the Atlanta Falcons
On Friday, Smith was named head coach of the Atlanta Falcons. The long-time Titans assistant coach, who just finished his second season as the team's OC, is expected to be formally introduced in the coming days.
Titans RB Derrick Henry Named One of Three Finalists for 2020 FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Year Award
In the weeks leading up to Super Bowl LV, fans have the chance to cast their vote for Henry for the award. Today through February 2 at 2 p.m. CST fans can cast their vote for each category at nfl.com/fedex or via a Twitter poll on the @NFL official handle.
Titans Fan Brandon Galloway Named One of Three Finalists for NFL 'Fan of the Year' Program
This inaugural program was designed to "spotlight fans who have a special affinity for their local team, provide inspiration to others and showcase how football unites their family, friends and local communities."
Hot Topics From Titans HC Mike Vrabel's Season-Ending Presser
Titans coach Mike Vrabel held a season-ending video conference call with reporters on Monday, one day after the team's 20-13 playoff loss to the Baltimore Ravens. On Monday, the team held a final meeting and players went their separate ways for the offseason.