Category Archives: Blog – The Sports Blog

An open letter to Steve McNair and Eddie George

June 14, 2019 This week at Saint Thomas Sports Park was a good one for Titans fans.  It became apparent to me that something very special was going to happen in the middle of Titans Mini-Camp, something that many are still talking about.  Eddie, I had the pleasure of catching up with you before your…MORE

Superlatives and observations of Titans Minicamp

By Anna Glenn Grove and Christian Kaposy Stand-out Rookie of Minicamp: Amani Hooker 4th round draft pick Amani Hooker had an impressive few days on the practice field at St. Thomas Sports Park. Although the pads have not been put on yet, it is evident that Hooker has an opportunity to make an immediate impact…MORE

Tough Stuff: David Long

By Anna Glenn Grove David Long Jr. built a name for himself at West Virginia University as one of the toughest players on the team. So much so that his defensive coordinator there, Tony Gibson, said he had his money on Long that if he were in a locker room with 20 other teammates, Long…MORE

Together Forever: George and McNair

By Anna Glenn Grove and Christian Kaposy Any time the Colts and Titans meet, it is a big deal. On September 15th, the matchup between the two AFC South rivals will mean even more. Tuesday at Saint Thomas Sports Park it was announced that Steve McNair, No. 9, and Eddie George, No. 27, will have…MORE

Family and Football: Amani Hooker

By Christian Kaposy   For athletes that make it to the professional ranks, people often remind them to not forget where they come from. With Amani Hooker’s ties to his family and his hometown, he needs no reminding. Amani’s brother, Quinton, was a standout basketball player at Park Center High School in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota.…MORE

From Bulldog to Titan: D’Andre Walker looks to prove his worth

By Anna Glenn Grove Georgia’s own outside linebacker, D’Andre Walker, has found himself in Music City. However, without chimpanzees at the local zoo- Walker’s favorite thing. Walker was the Titans selection with their fifth round draft pick and went 168th overall. His senior year at UGA he recorded 45 tackles, 11 tackles for losses and…MORE

Riley Bullough Combining Family Business with Dream City

By Christian Kaposy In 2017, Riley Bullough made a name for himself in his first training camp with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Whether that name was Joe Dirt because of his hair, or a name given to him after his singing performance in front of the entire team, or even a name after the praise…MORE

An All-American to Know: Kareem Orr

By Christian Kaposy Picking a college can be a tough task. As an athlete, choosing a school where you will compete at is difficult. Take a quick look at Kareem Orr’s college offer list and how quickly those offers came, it is hard to even imagine. But, that is a testament to the player he…MORE

Titans undrafted Barnes has a chip on his shoulder

By Anna Glenn Grove With a stellar final season at Kansas State and a good showing at the NFL Combine, it was a surprise to many when Alex Barnes was left waiting for a team to call home at the end of the 2019 NFL Draft. Two of his teammates, Dalton Risner and Duke Shelley,…MORE

Final Day of Training Camp: By Alex Abernathy

The final practice of Titans training camp today happened alongside the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Amidst off and on rain, the teams remained on the outdoor fields and never moved inside.   The Titans offense got off to a slow start today in red zone one on ones. The teams went straight from one on ones…MORE


Observations from Weekend Practices

By Christian Kaposy It was a hot weekend at Saint Thomas Sports Park and the Titans held two practices open to fans. Here are three observations from each day of practice: Saturday, August 10th Roster Shuffle Before Practice Following Thursday’s preseason opener in Philadelphia, General Manager Jon Robinson made some changes to the roster heading…

Five Observations From Preseason Opener in Philadelphia

Five Observations From Preseason Opener in Philadelphia

  By Christian Kaposy The Titans started their 2019 preseason on a high note, defeating the Philadelphia Eagles 27-10. With many starters playing around or less than ten snaps, the second and third team members played from the second quarter on, giving the coaches a good opportunity to evaluate the young guys. Here are five…

Three Players to Watch During Tonight’s Preseason Opener

Three Players to Watch During Tonight’s Preseason Opener

By Christian Kaposy After ten training camp practices, the Titans hit the road and travel to Philadelphia to open up the preseason. With starters on both sides of the ball most likely taking just a handful of snaps, tonight will be a great opportunity for younger players to showcase their talent. Here are three players…

Training Camp Day 9 and 10: Takeaways

By Christian Kaposy and Anna Glenn Grove   Monday, August 5th Attendance Following the scrimmage at Nissan Stadium, Derrick Henry and Nate Davis were still missing from practice. Along with them, D’Andre Walker was absent as well for his first time this training camp, the reason for this is unknown. Frank Herron did not practice…