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  1. Hot Takes & Venting about the current state of the TitansRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Music City Miracles

    ... more so than incompetence. Good reporters in regular media climates would have reported what happened with Jake Locker, I do not care what any one says--there is more of a story with that man, his football coaches, and his career in Nashville. Good ...

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  2. Calling All Titans Fans: Put Vince Young and Jake Locker Behind YouRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Music City Miracles

    ... will always be having Young and Locker flashbacks. In so many ways, Zach Mettenberger is the anti-Vince Young or Jake Locker. He is about as traditional as it gets when it comes to his style on the field. It could be a reason why some want to move ...

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  3. Tennessee Titans: Marcus Mariota best option outside trade?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | NFLSpinZone

    ... order to make sure that they wouldn't be forced to start soon-to-be bust E.J. Manuel. Meanwhile, the Titans lost Jake Locker to retirement and are left with a QB depth chart of Mettenberger, Charlie Whitehurst , and Alex "Trick Shot" Tanney. That's ...

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  4. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Post Free Agency Mock 3.0Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | RiggosRag

    ... to be the Bucs quarterback from day one. LW: - NFL Mock Draft The Titans need a franchise quarterback after Jake Locker failed to develop. But they don't have time to wait for Marcus Mariota to develop, so they take the player in the draft most ...

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  5. Kobritz Column: Rash of NFL players retiring youngRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Daily Courier

    ... the only player north of 30, said he was concerned about his long-term health. Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker, a former first round pick, never lived up to expectations and decided to move on. Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jason Worilds ...

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  6. Titans were unaware Jake Locker was considering retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Seattle Times

    Jake Locker's surprising decision to retire was so well-hidden that the man who was his last NFL coach, Ken Whisenhunt, didn't know about it until the minute it was announced. "Same time you guys did,'' Whisenhunt, the coach of the Tennessee Titans, told reporters at the NFL League Meetings on Tuesday when asked when he had learned of Locker's retirement.

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  7. Eagles' Chip Kelly sounds open to trading for Marcus Mariota ... if the price is rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... name will go very quickly I would imagine. Look at the history of the draft. Mark Sanchez was a top-five pick. Jake Locker was a top-10 pick. Blaine Gabbert went at 10. Christian Ponder went at 12. Quarterbacks go really fast in this league." Which ...

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  8. Whisenhunt: Mariota to start if taken at No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CBS Sports

    ... of sense. The Titans had one of the worst-performing quarterback groups in the league last season, with none of Jake Locker , Charlie Whitehurst of Zach Mettenberger lighting things up while on the field. Locker retired earlier this offseason, but ...

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  9. NFL draft 2015: Tennessee Titans can fill a big need, QB or otherwise, with No. 2 pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | PennLive.com

    When the 2015 NFL draft officially kicks off next month, the Tennessee Titans will be in the market for young help in a number of places. Look no further than the all-important quarterback position, where former first-round pick Jake Locker retired and Zach Mettenberger, a sixth-round pick a year ago, might or might not be the long-term answer.

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  10. The Future of FootballRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Hogs Haven

    ... players who have left the NFL recently, a group that includes teammate Patrick Willis and Titans quarterback Jake Locker . Players deciding to end their careers early to concentrate on life after football may not be something entirely new , but it's ...

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  11. Who wouldn't want to retire early?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Globe and Mail

    ... but, really, who can we turn to for role models? Even hardened football players are turning philosophical on us. Jake Locker, the 26-year-old quarterback of the Tennessee Titans, has packed up his cleats, saying he's lost his desire to play, while ...

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  12. Titans CEO retires, maintains team not for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | USA Today

    ... ownership stakes in the team. Smith's first season was difficult with the team finishing with a 2-14 record. Jake Locker, who was drafted to be the team's franchise quarterback, struggled with injuries and retired following the 2014 season. TE ...

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  13. Who wouldn't want to retire early?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Globe and Mail

    ... but, really, who can we turn to for role models? Even hardened football players are turning philosophical on us. Jake Locker, the 26-year-old quarterback of the Tennessee Titans, has packed up his cleats, saying he's lost his desire to play, while ...

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  14. Bielema's disingenuous crusade against up-tempo offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | ESPN

    ... Fellow 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis, perhaps the game's most talented linebacker, and Tennessee Titans QB Jake Locker also recently announced surprisingly early retirements. "We have an obligation to do what's right," Bielema told The Sporting ...

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  15. Five teams in play for Mariota with 2nd pick?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | CBS Sports

    ... a possible quarterback may force the team's hand. This even after the organization swung and missed big time on Jake Locker (albeit before Whisenhunt's arrival), which is why there are several NFL execs who believe this plays out like the 2012 ...

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  16. Chargers, Mariota talk isn't going awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | MSNBC

    ... evidence in this case makes it impossible to rule out a trade. The Titans, burned by reaching four years ago for Jake Locker , may be skittish about taking Mariota. Coach Ken Whisenhunt, burned by trading for Kevin Kolb four years ago with the ...

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  17. 49ers' Worry Over Brain Trauma Prompts Another Early NFL ExitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Insurance Journal West

    ... he had any signs of repetitive head trauma, it would be too late. Borland's retirement comes after quarterback Jake Locker, 26, defensive end Jason Worilds, 27, and running back Maurice Jones-Drew, 29, left the game in recent weeks to pursue other ...

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  18. Tennessee Titans: Should Tennessee Focus on QB Late In DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | TitanSized

    ... of quarterback come and go. Vince Young , Kerry Collins , Rusty Smith , Matt Hasselbeck , Ryan Fitzpatrick , Jake Locker , Charlie Whitehurst , and now Zach Mettenburger have all started games at quarterback for the Titans since 2010. With the 2015 ...

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  19. Rashard Mendenhall played six NFL seasons before retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Door Reminder

    ... Mendenhall can serve as an example for those players, and for other new retirees like former Titans quarterback Jake Locker and former Steelers linebacker Jason Worilds , about how to successfully - and rapidly - transition into a life that no ...

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  20. NFL Draft: Eight worst quarterback debates of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Sporting News

    ... choice then, Gabbert quickly busted in dropping all the way to No. 10 to the Jaguars. It got to the point that Jake Locker jumped Gabbert to No. 8 to the Titans, while Christian Ponder was right behind at No. 12 to the Vikings. Locker and Ponder ...

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