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  1. Latest buzz on Titans' kicker battle

    Tom Carpenter

    They say that if you have two starting quarterbacks you really have no starting quarterback. Arguably, the same holds true when it comes to kickers. Just ask Tennessee Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt, who has been watching Maikon Bonani and Travis Coons ...

    Blog | August 26, 2014
  2. WR Hunter 'unstoppable' end-zone threat?

    Tom Carpenter

    The Tennessee Titans may have had a little fun by dubbing second-year wideout Justin Hunter "Just Another Guy" during training camp, but he clearly isn't just another guy when it comes to his upside as a pro. During last week's preseason tilt, he pu...

    Blog | August 21, 2014
  3. Sankey: reasons for pessimism?

    Tom Carpenter

    Drafting a rookie running back for your fantasy team can make for a huge payoff -- a la Eddie Lacy last season -- but most fail to live up to high expectations, which means there is inherent risk in investing an early draft pick on one. There has ...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  4. Justin Hunter poised to bust loose?

    Tom Carpenter

    As a rookie last year, second-rounder Justin Hunter mustered only 18 receptions for 354 yards, though he put his 6-foot-4, 203-pound body to work around the goal line to reel in four scores. The Tennessee Titans' initial depth chart listed Hunter ...

    Blog | August 08, 2014
  5. MVP upside in Matt Ryan?

    Tom Carpenter

    Only Ryan Tannehill and Joe Flacco were sacked more often than Matt Ryan last season, and no one was pressured more often. With that in mind, the Atlanta Falcons made some significant changes to their O-line this offseason in order to keep him uprigh...

    Blog | July 10, 2014
  6. Any chance Mettenberger plays as a rook?

    Tom Carpenter

    For quite some time now, Tennessee Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt has pegged Jake Locker as his starter, veteran backup Charlie Whitehurst as his No. 2 QB and rookie Zach Mettenberger as a clipboard holder. Nonetheless, the rookie said on SiriusXM NFL R...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  7. What is Delanie Walker's upside in '14?

    Tom Carpenter

    It's not often that a veteran tight end with seven years of NFL experience suddenly breaks out as a legitimate offensive threat, but that was the case for Delanie Walker during his first campaign with the Tennessee Titans. Working behind Vernon Da...

    Blog | July 02, 2014
  8. Locker to work mostly from pocket?

    Tom Carpenter

    Leading up to the 2011 draft, Jake Locker's athleticism helped assuage concerns about his inconsistency as a pocket-passer. The Tennessee Titans ended up selecting him with the eighth overall pick, but it's been a bumpy road for him as a pro. Injurie...

    Blog | June 30, 2014
  9. Who will back up Jake Locker?

    Tom Carpenter

    New Tennessee Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt is slated to have Jake Locker as his starting quarterback. That decision was cemented when the Titans released Ryan Fitzpatrick. Say what you want about Fitzpatrick's skills, but he had plenty of experience, ...

    Blog | June 20, 2014
  10. How will Wright improve his YPC?

    Tom Carpenter

    Last season, Kendall Wright caught 94 passes for 1,079 yards (11.5 yards per catch) and 2 TDs. His 94 receptions ranked seventh in the NFL, but his 11.5 YPC ranked 83rd. If the Tennessee Titans are going to max out Wright's production, they are going...

    Blog | June 16, 2014
  11. Britt on right path with Rams?

    Tom Carpenter

    During his five-year tenure with the Tennessee Titans, WR Kenny Britt scored 19 touchdowns and was involved in eight or nine incidents with police. That 19:9 TD:incident ratio is why he ended up signing with the St. Louis Rams for just one year -- it...

    Blog | June 09, 2014
  12. K Jeff Reed angling to return to NFL?

    Tom Carpenter

    We haven't heard much from kicker Jeff Reed in recent years. He hasn't attempted a field goal in the NFL since he was with the San Francisco 49ers in 2010, and he didn't make the final cut after trying out for the Seattle Seahawks in 2011. Even th...

    Blog | June 03, 2014
  13. Fantasy upside of V-Jax, Evans

    Tom Carpenter

    There is plenty of statistical intrigue when it comes to the new-look Tampa Bay Buccaneers under the direction of offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford. This is the first foray into the NFL for the former Cal head coach, so time will tell exactly how he...

    Blog | May 27, 2014
  14. Will Greene be on Titans' roster bubble?

    Tom Carpenter

    Casual observers may not even remember that Shonn Greene was on the Tennessee Titans roster last season. After all, he took part in only 11 games, mustering a meager 295 rushing yards, 4 TDs and 3.8 YPC. Now, he is coming off of his second knee surge...

    Blog | May 26, 2014
  15. Who will replace Titans K Bironas?

    Tom Carpenter

    Last May, the Tennessee Titans signed undrafted free agent kicker Maikon Bonani. This May, they inked undrafted free agent kicker Travis Coons. The pair currently are competing to replace Rob Bironas as the Titans kicker, but coach Ken Whisenhunt sai...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  16. How healthy is Mettenberger's knee?

    Tom Carpenter

    Rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger tore his left ACL in November, an injury that likely played a big role in why he sank to the Tennessee Titans all the way in the sixth round. After his first workouts with the team, he admitted that the joint is n...

    Blog | May 18, 2014