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Why Marcus Mariota isn’t trying to imitate Cam Newton

Why Marcus Mariota isn’t trying to imitate Cam Newton

7:10 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Marcus Mariota and Cam Newton couldn’t have more different personalities. Mariota is typically reserved and calm. Newton is full of expressive energy. Both Mariota and Newton lead their teams in different ways, and have had varying levels of success. Newton has a NFL MVP award and ...

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DeMarco Murray preparing for preseason debut

DeMarco Murray preparing for preseason debut

5:07 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment NASHVILLE, Tenn. — DeMarco Murray took the opening handoff of team drills, galloped through a large hole, and ran past a couple of would-be Carolina Panthers tacklers for a big gain. It looked as close to a fully healthy Murray as the Tennessee Titans have seen since the first ...

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Bill O’Brien knows importance of playing Deshaun Watson at right time

8:08 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Even before the Houston Texans traded up in the first round to draft Deshaun Watson, head coach Bill O’Brien said it is difficult for a rookie quarterback to start because of how challenging it is to learn a complex offense right away. The challenge ...

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Are Deshaun Watson, Mitchell Trubisky, Patrick Mahomes and DeShone Kizer ready to start?

Are Deshaun Watson, Mitchell Trubisky, Patrick Mahomes and DeShone Kizer ready to start?

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Three of the better quarterback performances of Week 1 of the preseason were turned in by first-round draft picks Deshaun Watson of Houston, Mitchell Trubisky of Chicago and Patrick Mahomes II of Kansas City. Cleveland’s DeShone Kizer, a second-round selection, also was impressive in his debut. Here’s a closer look at each ...

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Receiver, safety — and now cornerback for Colts’ T.J. Green?

Receiver, safety — and now cornerback for Colts’ T.J. Green?

6:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment INDIANAPOLIS — T.J. Green was ready to take the practice field at his normal position of safety for the Indianapolis Colts when coach Chuck Pagano approached him with an idea about an hour before the session was scheduled to begin Tuesday afternoon. “He asked if I wanted to play ...

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Andrew Luck can’t return soon enough as Colts struggle in loss to Lions

5:52 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment INDIANAPOLIS — Hurry back, Andrew Luck! The Indianapolis Colts need you. The Colts sputtered along on offense all afternoon in their 24-10 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday afternoon. This preseason game wasn’t about the final outcome, but rather looking at individuals and how the different units worked ...

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Should the Titans be worried about Logan Ryan, DBs getting torched?

2:10 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Our Tennessee Titans mailbag question comes from Sam Frazier, who wants to know if there’s any reason for optimism in the defensive backfield after Logan Ryan was torched by Josh McCown and the New York Jets in Saturday’s preseason opener. #QforCam what are expectations for Logan ...

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Jaguars NT Abry Jones not satisfied with just being a run-stuffer

7:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The most important thing that Abry Jones wants to show in his first season as the Jacksonville Jaguars‘ starting nose tackle is that he’s more than just a big body that can clog up the middle and occupy double-teams. Jones wants to prove that he can ...

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Marcus Mariota active in much-anticipated return; Titans’ offense struggles

Marcus Mariota active in much-anticipated return; Titans’ offense struggles

11:48 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Mike Mularkey wanted his franchise quarterback to get his blood flowing from Play 1 of the Tennessee Titans‘ preseason opener Saturday. So he called for Marcus Mariota to use his legs and roll out to his right on play-action. Mariota outraced charging New York Jets defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson ...

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Jalen Ramsey returns, promises secondary will be ready for season opener

Jalen Ramsey returns, promises secondary will be ready for season opener

Aug 12, 2017 Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jalen Ramsey spent his first day of practice with the Jacksonville Jaguars limited to individual work, but the team’s 2016 first-round pick said there is no doubt that he’ll be on the field with the rest of the starting secondary for the season opener. “We’re going ...

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