Topic: National Football League
Written by Susanna Nickell
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans have announced that they will sponsor and host this year’s Middle Tennessee regional spelling bee.
The 2016 Tennessee Titans Regional Spelling Bee will take place Saturday, March 12th at Nissan Stadium. The champion will advance to represent Middle Tennessee in the 2016 Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans have agreed in principle with Jon Robinson to serve as the team’s General Manager. Robinson joins the Titans after spending two years as the Director of Player Personnel for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
“We are thrilled that Jon has agreed in principle to become our general manager,” said Titans Controlling Owner and Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors Amy Adams Strunk. “As we visited with Jon and researched his career, his proven track record for scouting talent, leadership skills, and ability to build relationships make him an ideal candidate to lead our football operation. Jon is a proud Tennessean who is excited to be coming home, and we look forward to the future of our football team under his leadership.”
Tennessee Titans Football
Nashville, TN – On Monday, January 4th, 2016, the Tennessee Titans named Steve Underwood Chief of Executive Officer for the franchise.
Underwood has been with the Titan’s organization for 35 years. He served four years as Tennessee’s senior executive vice president and general counsel from 2008-11.
“Today, I am glad to announce that Steve Underwood will be continuing in his role as our president and chief executive officer on a permanent basis,” said Titans Controlling Owner and Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors Amy Adams Strunk.
Tennessee Titans vs. Indianapolis Colts
Sunday, January 3rd, 2015 | 12:00pm CST | CBS
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (3-12) conclude the 2015 season with a trip to face the Indianapolis Colts (7-8) this week. Kickoff at Lucas Oil Stadium (capacity 63,000) is scheduled for 1:00pm EST/noon CST on Sunday, January 3rd.
This week’s game will be televised regionally on CBS, including Nashville affiliate WTVF NewsChannel 5. Play-by-play announcer Andrew Catalon will call the action alongside analysts Steve Tasker and Steve Beuerlein.
Tennessee Titans (3-11) vs. Houston Texans (7-7)
Sunday, December 27th, 2015 | Noon CST
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (3-11) conclude their 2015 home schedule this week against the AFC South-leading Houston Texans (7-7). Kickoff at Nissan Stadium (capacity 69,143) is scheduled for noon CST on Sunday, December 27th.
This week’s game will be televised regionally on CBS, including Nashville affiliate WTVF NewsChannel 5. Play-by-play announcer Spero Dedes and analyst Solomon Wilcots will call the action.
Austin Peay Sports Information
Clarksville, TN – Will Healy, former receivers coach, passing game coordinator and recruiting coordinator at Chattanooga, has been named the 19th head football coach in Austin Peay State University history.
Healy will be introduced at an 11:00am, Wednesday, press conference on the club level at Governors Stadium.
A seven-year veteran at Chattanooga, Healy served under head coach Russ Huesman in helping restore an FCS power to its former glory.
Tennessee (5-4) vs. Gonzaga (7-3)
Saturday, December 19th, 2015 | 11:00pm ET (10:00pm CT)
Knoxville, TN – Tennessee heads to the West Coast for the first time in six years when it takes on Gonzaga in the annual Battle in Seattle on Saturday night. The Vols and Bulldogs tip off at 11:00pm ET (10:00pm CT) on ESPNU.
The cross-country trip comes on the heels of an 81-62 win for Tennessee (5-4) over Florida Atlantic on Wednesday night. The victory snapped a three-game skid for the Volunteers and improved their home record to a perfect 5-0. UT is still seeking its first win away from Knoxville under head coach Rick Barnes — an ailment it will seek to remedy as it makes only its second-ever appearance in the Emerald City.
Tennessee Titans (3-10) at New England Patriots (11-2)
Sunday, December 20th, 2015 | Noon CST
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (3-10) travel to face the AFC East-leading New England Patriots (11-2) this week. Kickoff at Gillette Stadium (capacity 68,756) is scheduled for 1:00pm EST/noon CST on Sunday, December 20th.
This week’s game will be televised regionally on CBS, including Nashville affiliate WTVF NewsChannel 5. Play-by-play announcer Ian Eagle and analyst Dan Fouts will call the action, and Evan Washburn will report from the sidelines.
Tennessee Titans (3-9) at New York Jets (7-5)
Sunday, December 13th, 2015 | Noon CST
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (3-9) travel to face the New York Jets (7-5) this week in their first of two consecutive road games against AFC East foes. Kickoff at MetLife Stadium (capacity 82,500) is scheduled for 1:00pm EST/noon CST on Sunday, December 13th.
This will be the first time the Titans play the Jets at MetLife Stadium, which opened in 2010. They have won at the venue, however, defeating the New York Giants there on September 26th, 2010. The last time the Titans visited the Jets was Week 3 of 2009 in the final year of Giants Stadium’s existence.
Tennessee Titans (2-9) vs. Jacksonville Jaguars (4-7)
Sunday, December 6th, 2015 | Noon CST
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (2-9) host the Jacksonville Jaguars (4-7) this week at Nissan Stadium (capacity 69,143). Kickoff is scheduled for noon CST on Sunday, December 6th.
The Titans and Jaguars will play for the second time in 18 days. They met in Jacksonville on Thursday night, November 19th, with the Jaguars pulling out a dramatic 19-13 win.
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