Historically, players who are featured on the cover of Madden see significant drops in their offensive production. NFL.com is tracking the performance of Calvin Johnson and the Detroit Lions over the course of the 2012 season because we believe Calvin Johnson will debunk the Madden curse. In the first two weeks of the 2012 season, Calvin Johnson recorded 14 receptions for 205 yards and 0 touchdowns. Zero. Gone are the two touchdown games and the 14+ yard receptions from last season. Memories. Let’s not digress though, new season, new week and the Detroit Lions are on the road against the Tennessee Titans. ————————————————————————————————————————————– FIRST HALF ————————————————————————————————————————————– Calvin Johnson finished the first half with one catch for six yards, while Jason […]
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Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Atlanta Falcons, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, New England Patriots, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers, Tennessee Titans
During each week of the season we will collect and curate the best Instagram photos from our NFL photographers. Here are our picks for week 2. 1. Detroit Lions at San Francisco 49ers 2. Houston Texans at Jacksonville Jaguars 3. Arizona Cardinals at New England Patriots 4.Tennessee Titans at San Diego Chargers 5. Denver Broncos at Atlanta Falcons Follow @NFL on Instagram.
Posted: Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Arizona Cardinals, Chris Johnson, John Skelton, Kevin Kolb, Larry Fitzgerald, LeGarrette Blount, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tennessee Titans
Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson isn’t losing his starting job, so says head coach Mike Munchak. Marcas Grant writes that the fact that Munchak even had to mention that is an unpleasant reminder of Johnson’s 2011 season.
The Tennessee Titans have no plans to put Dez Bryant-like restrictions on their troubled wide receiver Kenny Britt, coach Mike Munchak told “NFL AM” on Tuesday morning.
“We have a particular schedule because he’s been on the PUP list and he’s been injured,” said the second-year head coach. “We have him on a certain schedule that we feel fits perfectly for him. He’s involved in everything the players have done as far as, he is in all the meetings, he’s doing all the things he needs to do, h’’s here on time, he’s been doing everything we’ve asked of him.”
When the Tennessee Titans named Jake Locker the starting quarterback despite some so-so preseason performances many surmised the decision was based on his work during last season and this offseason.
Titans coach Mike Munchak confirmed that theory when he joined “NFL AM” on Tuesday morning.
Plenty of people are expecting Chris Johnson to bounce back in 2012. The reason why? Adding veteran guard Steve Hutchinson to the offensive line has a lot to do with it.
Andrew Luck is still a rookie, reminds Jordan Babineaux.
Titans defensive end Kamerion Wimbley dominated a recent appearance of “American Ninja Warriors.”
Drayton Florence was still in Tennessee Wednesday after meeting with the Titans Tuesday, but the cornerback still plans to meet with the Denver Broncos, according to sources with knowledge of the situation.
The San Diego Chargers are also interested in the veteran cornerback who spent his first five years in the league with the team.
Veteran pass rusher Antwan Odom is nearing a comeback, and several teams have expressed interest in the 30-year-old, according to league sources.
Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 | Jason La Canfora Tags: 2012 free agency, Baltimore Ravens, Ben Grubbs, Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers, Jason Brown, Matt Birk, San Francisco 49ers, St. Louis Rams, Tennessee Titans
Free-agent C Jason Brown is drawing interest from several teams, including the Ravens, league sources said Friday.
The Falcons hosted S Madieu Williams and the Titans met with LB Jonathan Casillas, a league source said.
The Rams hosted tryouts for former Steelers QB Dennis Dixon and former Bengals WR Jerome Simpson on Thursday, according to a league source.
Former Patriots center Dan Koppen is visiting the Titans on Thursday, and the team is monitoring other centers as well, according to league sources.
Free-agent defensive end Dave Tollefson will visit the Titans on Thursday, according to a league source.