Titans injuries: Mariota day-to-day, DT Casey to IR

The Tennessee Titans will place Pro Bowl defensive tackle Jurrell Casey on injured reserve, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Monday.Coach Mike Vrabel also announced at his Monday press conference that quarterback Marcus Mariota is dealing with a stinger and will be monitored throughout the week as the Titans prepare for a must-win meeting with the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday night.”We’ll see kinda where he’s at today,” Vrabel said of Mariota, adding that this injury is not related to the arm issues he dealt with earlier this season.”We are going to do a little bit of individual work on the field and see if he can do any of that stuff, and then we’ll kind of keep moving on towards the end of the week and make sure he can do everything that we ask our quarterbacks to do.”Mariota left Saturday’s 25-16 victory against the Washington Redskins late in the first half and backup Blaine Gabbert finished the game.

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Joint Practice #1 Recap: By Alex Abernathy and Eli Hiskey

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Bubble Practice Recap: By Alex Abernathy and Eli Hiskey

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Titans Weekend Wrap-up: By Alex Abernathy and Eli Hiskey

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