When the Tennessee Titans entered training camp, a multitude of issues plagued the team’s development.
After Albert Breer’s visit to the team, all appears well:
1) Was told big reason Titans didn’t pick up Locker’s option was the injury risk. That’s where the guarantee is. Last two years scared ‘em.
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) July 30, 2014
2) That said, Locker has...
As training camp approaches, it means the Tennessee Titans move one day closer to the preseason, and eventually the regular season. As we inch further throughout the offseason, every day we will feature a training camp preview.
Today’s preview is on the tight end group, where Delanie Walker is returning for Year 2, Craig Stevens...
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Entering his third season as a member of the Tennessee Titans, Taylor Thompson is slowly approaching the “bust” label.
In two years, Thompson has caught nine passes for 59 yards and a touchdown. He was a fifth-round selection as a transitioned defensive end to tight end that has rarely seen the field.
He hasn’t shown decent routes nor an ability to create separation in the...
Tennessee Titans 5th-round pick Taylor Thompson is expected to make the 53-man roster, according to Matt Rybaltowski of CBS Sports.
The Titans gambled on Thompson, a collegiate defensive end who was transitioning to tight end. While he flashed the size and athleticism of Rob Gronkowski, he had no game footage to back up his work on the practice field. But apparently he’s a quick...
(Credit: Associated Press)
With the emergence of Gronkowski and Jimmy Graham in New Orleans, teams across the NFL trying to find a dynamic tight end of their own that can be considered the second best receiver on the team.
The Tennessee Titans used their fifth-round pick in April on Taylor Thompson, a 6-foot-6, 290-pound defensive end at SMU who has been converted to tight end...
Tennessee Titans rookie Brandon Barden, an undrafted free agent out of Vanderbilt seemingly took a shot at his alma mater during the team’s recent rookie camp.
Barden was speaking to The Tennessean about fellow rookie Taylor Thompson, who originally committed to Vanderbilt but backed out and enrolled at SMU. While discussing Thompson’s change of heart, Barden had this to say...
Taylor Thompson is easily finding his groove as a tight end in Tennessee. Though he played defensive end for four years at SMU, his past experience at wide receiver in high school is serving him well with the Titans.
SMU defensive end/tight end hybrid Taylor Thompson was on the golf course in Houston Saturday when the Titans called him up to inform him they'd be drafting him in a couple minutes. Tennessee was one of 10 teams Thompson had been talking with months leading up to the NFL Draft and he couldn't be happier about his placement.