Nicks: Whisenhunt’s scheme better fit

Titans WR Hakeem Nicks didn’t do much with Andrew Luck in 2014 but said it wasn’t about the QB -- it was about the scheme. Ken Whisenhunt’s system in Tennessee will be better for him than Pep Hamilton’s was in Indy, he said. "It's more one-on-one, trips backside, vertical throw, shallow-cross game, that's more of my style if you look at my past history, where I excelled," Nicks said. (via Paul Kuharsky)

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Rookie Cobb in the right situation

After Bishop Sankey's disappointing rookie season, rookie David Cobb should see significant playing time. Its a toss-up for fantasy owners between both backs for a late-round selection. Running back tiers (Insider)

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Buyer beware on Titans' Mariota

In Eric Karabell's fantasy QB rankings, he's at a loss in trying to explain what to expect from Tennessee rookie Marcus Mariota. Quarterback tiers (Insider)

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Sankey still has late-round value

Bishop Sankey may not have the size or power to be an every-down back in the league. If can hold on to the starting role for the Titans, he could outperform his draft spot. Fantasy X factors

Lewan: Titans OL 'soft' last season

Taylor Lewan said his group underachieved in 2014: "As an offensive line, it starts with us. ... And if we work together, play a little dirty, a little over the line a little bit, a little crazy, and work together, then I think we’ll be real successful … (We want to) completely harass, bully defensive linemen." 'Go after guys'

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No red flags for Mariota = A red flag?

Say what? ESPN's Brett McMurphy says: "Mark Helfrich was told by a head coach and GM before NFL draft that 'Marcus Mariota not having any red flags was a red flag.'" The 1st-year Titans QB is expected to speak to the media today.

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Tennessee waits for Levitre's payoff

Two years into G Andy Levitre's six-year contract, the Titans have yet to see what they hoped for in a $46.8 million commitment. That's the highest salary at that position this season. Grantland: All-bad contracts team

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NFL Nation Buzz: Tennessee Titans

Paul Kuharsky discusses linebacker Brian Orakpo's much-anticipated training camp debut for the Titans.

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Mark Helfrich on Oregon's QB competition

Oregon coach Mark Helfrich dishes on losing in the national title game last season, Chip Kelly's moves with the Eagles, who will start at QB for the Ducks and expectations for Marcus Mariota in the NFL.

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