Posts Tagged ‘Derrick Morgan’

DE Derrick Morgan to Appeal His $7,500 Fine

Titans defensive end Derrick Morgan says that he will appeal his $7,500 for an unnecessary roughness penalty for his hit on Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco in last weeks win. “I saw the ball loose, so I am going toward the ball to get it. I couldn’t stop myself in the air,” Morgan said. “If I […]

Morgan Not Worried About Talk Of Being a “Bust”

Derrick Morgan was expected to be the answer to the Tennessee Titans pass rush problems a year ago when the team made him the 16th overall pick in the 2010 draft. That plan seemed to be working until Morgan tore the ACL in his left knee in the fourth game of his rookie season, sidelining […]

Titans Work Out Aaron Maybin and Everette Brown

With two ends already hurting with injuries and another suffering a shoulder injury that forced him out of Sunday’s 16-14 loss in the Jaguars twice, the Titans went bargain shopping for defensive ends on Tuesday. Derrick Morgan and Jason Jones both missed the season opener with knee injuries, but should be back soon, and William […]

DE Morgan’s Status for Opener in Doubt

Defensive end Derrick Morgan’s status for the regular season opener on September 11th at Jacksonville is in serious doubt as he continues to deal with discomfort in his surgically-repaired left knee according to Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean. Morgan traveled to Birmingham, Ala., on Monday to see Dr. James Andrews, who performed the surgery last […]

DC Gray Says Morgan Will Be Used Quite a Bit in Rookie Year

During a conference call with the media on Thursday, Titans first-year defensive coordinator Jerry Gray plans on using 2010 first-round defensive end Derrick Morgan all over the defensive front, John Glennon of The Tennessean reports. “Anytime you have a guy at 6-4 or 6-5 and 275, he can do a lot of things for you,” […]

Rookie DE Derrick Morgan set to make debut vs Carolina

Reports are we will see rookie DE Derrick Morgan for the first time Saturday night when he takes the field against Carolina. Titans rookie defensive end Derrick Morgan will make his preseason NFL debut Saturday night against Carolina. Morgan was sidelined with a calf injury for the majority of training camp, but returned to limited […]

CB Derrick Morgan Might Play Vs Cardinals

Titans first-round defensive end Derrick Morgan hasn’t practiced since the first day of training camp due to a calf injury, but could play on Monday night against the Arizona Cardinals, head coach Jeff Fisher said on Saturday. John Glennon of The Tennessean reports that Morgan seemed a bit surprised to hear that he could be […]

Titans and First-round Pick DE Morgan Come to Terms

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports the Titans have reached agreement on a five-year contract with first-round defensive end Derrick Morgan. Financial terms were not disclosed. During his three seasons at Georgia Tech, Morgan totaled 115 tackles, including 29.5 for a loss and 19.5 quarterback sacks. An honorable mention All-ACC selection as a sophomore, Morgan earned first-team […]