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Tennessee Titans take Oregon Ducks Marcus Mariota with 2nd overall pick in NFL Draft

 

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans use the No. 2 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft on Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota. For Titans fans, it must seem a little bit like Christmas.

The 6-foot-4, 219-pound Heisman Trophy winner is the most decorated player in Oregon history. He led the ducks to 36 wins in this three seasons there.

Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota taken by the Tennessee Titans with the 2nd overall pick of the 2015 NFL Draft. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota taken by the Tennessee Titans with the 2nd overall pick of the 2015 NFL Draft. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Titans have the 2nd overall pick in tonight’s NFL Draft

 

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The first round of the 2015 NFL Draft begins tonight, April 30th, in Chicago IL at 7:00pm CT. The Tennessee Titans are sitting pretty with the No. 2 overall pick. It is rumored that the Titans have received calls from multiple teams interested in acquiring the second overall pick.

Will the Titans make a trade, pick quarterback Marcus Mariota or select a different player all together. Find out tonight during the NFL Draft.

The Tennessee Titans decision makers will be at the Saint Thomas Sports Park, Nashville, TN.

The Tennessee Titans decision makers will be at the Saint Thomas Sports Park, Nashville, TN.

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Tennessee Titans to hold Free Draft Party April 30th at LP Field

 

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Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – On Thursday evening, April 30th, the Tennessee Titans are opening the East Club at LP Field to fans for a free draft party.

Beginning at 6:00pm CT, fans can watch draft coverage on the stadium video boards; meet players, cheerleaders and T-Rac; and take part in a variety of other activities.

There will be additional exclusive access for Titans season ticket members.

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Tennessee Titans’ GM Ruston Webster enters Fourth NFL Draft

 

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Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The selection process will be the fourth for the Tennessee Titans overseen by General Manager Ruston Webster, who was named general manager on January 18th, 2012. His first three drafts yielded 21 total players, and 18 of those finished the 2014 season on the 53-man roster or injured reserve.

Webster spearheaded the selection of six players in the 2014 NFL Draft: Michigan tackle Taylor Lewan (first round), Washington running back Bishop Sankey (second round), Penn State defensive lineman DaQuan Jones (fourth round), Wyoming defensive back Marqueston Huff (fourth round), Kentucky linebacker Avery Williamson (fifth round) and Louisiana State quarterback Zach Mettenberger (sixth round).

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Tennessee Titans ready for NFL Draft; Hold Second Overall Pick

 

80th Annual National Football League Player Selection Meeting

Thursday, April 30th–Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 • Auditorium Theatre • Chicago, IL

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Titans are scheduled to make their highest draft pick since the team moved to Tennessee when the 80th Annual National Football League Player Selection Meeting commences on Thursday, April 30th in Chicago, IL.

The NFL will conduct the seven-round draft from Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University in Chicago, while Titans personnel will be headquartered at Saint Thomas Sports Park in Nashville.

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Tennessee Titans travel to Jacksonville Jaguars for Thursday Night Football

 

Tennessee Titans (2-12) at Jacksonville Jaguars (2-12)

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 | 7:25pm CST
Jacksonville, FL | EverBank Field | TV: NFLN/WZTV

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – This week the Tennessee Titans (2-12) travel to face the Jacksonville Jaguars (2-12) in a nationally-televised game. Kickoff at EverBank Field (capacity 67,297) is scheduled for 7:25pm CST on Thursday, December 18th.

The Titans are looking to sweep the season series with the Jaguars for only the fifth time in the 20-year-old rivalry. They won the October 12th matchup at LP Field, which extended their lead in the all-time series to 23-17, including playoffs.

New York Jets running back John Conner (38) scores a touchdown against Tennessee Titans linebacker Wesley Woodyard (59) during the second half at LP Field. The Jets beat the Titans 16-11. (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Jets running back John Conner (38) scores a touchdown against Tennessee Titans linebacker Wesley Woodyard (59) during the second half at LP Field. The Jets beat the Titans 16-11. (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Titans sign quarterback Jordan Palmer

 

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – On Monday, December 15th, the Tennessee Titans added quarterback Jordan Palmer to the team. Jake Locker went down during Sunday’s game versus the New York Jets and was placed on injured reserve leaving the Titans with just one active quarterback, Charlie Whitehurst.

Palmer was drafted in 2006 by the Washington Redskins. He has been on the Cincinnati Bengals, Jacksonville Jaguars and Buffalo Bills. He was last on the Chicago Bears roster in 2013.

Palmer will serve as backup to Whitehurst.

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Tennessee Titans take on the New York Jets at LP Field, Sunday

 

Tennessee Titans (2-11) vs. New York Jets (2-11)

Sunday, December 14th, 2014 | 3:05pm CT
Nashville, TN | LP Field | TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – This week the Tennessee Titans (2-11) host the New York Jets (2-11). The late afternoon kickoff at LP Field (capacity 69,143) is scheduled for 3:05pm CT on Sunday, December 14th.

This week’s game will be televised regionally on CBS, including Nashville affiliate WTVF NewsChannel 5. Andrew Catalon will handle play-by-play duties, while Steve Beuerlein and Steve Tasker will serve as analysts.

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr (13) carries the ball against Tennessee Titans cornerback Jason McCourty (30) during the second half at LP Field. The Giants beat the Titans 36-7. (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr (13) carries the ball against Tennessee Titans cornerback Jason McCourty (30) during the second half at LP Field. The Giants beat the Titans 36-7. (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Titans play the Pittsburgh Steelers at LP Field on Monday Night Football

 

Tennessee Titans (2-7) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (6-4)

Monday, November 17th, 2014 | 7:30pm CST
Nashville, TN | LP Field | TV: ESPN/WKRN

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – This week the national spotlight descends upon Tennessee as the Titans (2-7) host the Pittsburgh Steelers (6-4) on Monday Night Football. It is the 77th all-time meeting between the former division rivals. Kickoff at LP Field (capacity 69,143) is scheduled for 7:30pm CST on Monday, November 17th.

ESPN will broadcast the game to a national television audience. The telecast can be seen locally in Nashville on WKRN News 2. Mike Tirico will handle play-by-play duties, while Jon Gruden provides analysis and Lisa Salters reports from the sidelines.

Tennessee Titans running back Shonn Greene (23) carries the ball against the Baltimore Ravens in the first half at M&T Bank Stadium. (Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Titans running back Shonn Greene (23) carries the ball against the Baltimore Ravens in the first half at M&T Bank Stadium. (Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports)

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Marlon Scott: Sports Fanalyst FourThoughts – NFL Draft and NBA Playoffs, Must See TV

 

Sports Fanalyst FourthoughtsClarksville, TN – I recently realized the primary color in most of my favorite sports teams (Spurs, Ravens, etc..) is black. I wonder if that is a subconscious acknowledgement of the slimming effect of black clothes. Regardless, here are my more relatable sports FourThoughts for this week.

NFL Draft: Must See TV

I have watched the NFL draft for years as a fan and a fantasy football player looking for an edge. I think it is hands down, the best draft of the major pro sports. Apparently, this year I was joined by a record breaking number of NFL draft enthusiasts.

Cleveland Browns first round draft pick Johnny Manziel (Texas A&M) speaks during a press conference at the Cleveland Browns Headquarters. (Joe Maiorana-USA TODAY Sports)

Cleveland Browns first round draft pick Johnny Manziel (Texas A&M) speaks during a press conference at the Cleveland Browns Headquarters. (Joe Maiorana-USA TODAY Sports)

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