TITANS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TITANS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Bengals 33, Titans 7 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58439091-77/bengals-dalton-titans-quarterback.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58439091-77/bengals-dalton-titans-quarterback.html.csp">NFL: Bengals 33, Titans 7</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE KAY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-21T14:35:35.39-06:00">Updated Sep 21, 2014 02:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cincinnati • Andy Dalton caught a touchdown pass — the first Bengals quarterback to pull off that feat. The defense nearly pitched a shutout. And Cincinnati got plenty of help from a sloppy Tennessee team that had just received sad news. Dalton turned his first career reception into a touchdown on Sunday, and the Bengals stayed undefeated with a 33-7 victory over the Titans. The Bengals (3-0) head into their bye week with their best start in eight years and a chance to get some of their many inj...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584390912014-09-21T14:35:35.39-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-21T14:35:35.39-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58439091@www.sltrib.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:35:35 MDT Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in car crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58439374-77/bironas-nfl-titans-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58439374-77/bironas-nfl-titans-field.html.csp">Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in car crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-21T15:46:23.368-06:00">Updated Sep 21, 2014 03:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL’s most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36. The former Tennessee Titans player died Saturday night when he lost control on a curve in his 2009 GMC Yukon Denali and crashed after 11 p.m. less than a mile from home, Metro Nashville Police said. In a statement on the department website, police said his SUV was speeding when it went off the road and hit a line...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58439374@www.sltrib.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:46:23 MDT Prep football: Taylorsville 14, Olympus 0 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408997-190/olympus-half-taylorsville-turnovers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58408997-190/olympus-half-taylorsville-turnovers.html.csp">Prep football: Taylorsville 14, Olympus 0</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Joseph Gillespie</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T00:00:18.017-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 12:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A week after being plagued by turnovers and penalties, the Taylorsville Warriors benefited from another team’s mistakes rather than suffering from their own. Taylorsville forced five turnovers and withstood a determined second-half Olympus effort to defeat the host Titans 14-0 in nonregion prep football action Friday night. After struggling to a 33-0 loss to Davis last week, the Warriors, 3-1, began their first offensive series with three straight penalties. However, quarterback Toa Maumau uncor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58408997@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:00:18 MDT Prep volleyball: Fremont 3, Syracuse 1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58431095-190/syracuse-fremont-match-vigil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58431095-190/syracuse-fremont-match-vigil.html.csp">Prep volleyball: Fremont 3, Syracuse 1</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Butler</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:21.124-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Though only a sophomore, Fremont strong side hitter Madeline Vigil is already aware that power at her position should be supplemented with cleverness in order to beat the block sometimes. Vigil did dink one shot past the Syracuse defense very late in a match Thursday, but for the most part, it was Vigil and Fremont senior Whitney Wray that put some major pop on the ball in key moments of a 25-19, 21-25, 25-19, 26-24 victory over Syracuse. With the win, the Silverwolves continue their hot start i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58431095@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:21 MDT NFL: Titans 26, Chiefs 10 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58385681-77/locker-chiefs-titans-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58385681-77/locker-chiefs-titans-game.html.csp">NFL: Titans 26, Chiefs 10</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE SKRETTA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T16:05:15.755-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 04:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City, Mo. • Jake Locker made a strong case for a new contract from the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. Alex Smith did very little to show the Kansas City Chiefs that he deserves his new deal. Locker threw for 266 yards and two touchdowns, Smith was intercepted three times and the Titans rolled to a 26-10 victory in coach Ken Whisenhunt’s regular-season debut with Tennessee. Locker picked apart a Kansas City defense that lost Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Johnson and starting defensive tackle Mi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583856812014-09-09T16:05:15.755-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T16:05:15.755-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58385681@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:05:15 MDT NFL: Colts ready to defend AFC South title with Luck http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344570-77/colts-division-titans-tennessee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344570-77/colts-division-titans-tennessee.html.csp">NFL: Colts ready to defend AFC South title with Luck</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TERESA M. WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Pro Football Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:33.329-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chasing the Indianapolis Colts never has been easy in the AFC South. First, the Titans, Jaguars and Texans all tried, and failed, to slow down Peyton Manning. Now, Andrew Luck has taken his turn atop the division. “You know when you have a great player like Andrew at quarterback that everyone’s going to set the bar high for achievement,” Colts owner Jim Irsay said. “So we won the division, we won a playoff game, and now it’s just a question of trying to get deeper.” The Colts have won eight of t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583445702014-08-30T23:43:33.329-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:43:33.329-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344570@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:33 MDT Prep football: Olympus 10, Cottonwood 6 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58328055-190/henderson-defense-game-olympus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58328055-190/henderson-defense-game-olympus.html.csp">Prep football: Olympus 10, Cottonwood 6</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alex Markham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:19.287-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Olympus Titans and Cottonwood Colts kicked off the 2014 season in weather that was not conducive to passing, but that was just fine for the Titans, as they road their new workhorse, JoJo Henderson, to a 10-6 season-opening victory against a stout defense. “I’ll tell you — my goodness, JoJo Henderson, he’s a special athlete,” said Olympus coach Aaron Whitehead. “That’s a kid that, I know he’s kind of on the radar of some schools. Get this film out because going up against a defense like we ju...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58328055@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:19 MDT NFL: Locker driven to win in final year of Titans’ deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253820-77/locker-season-games-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253820-77/locker-season-games-nfl.html.csp">NFL: Locker driven to win in final year of Titans’ deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TERESA M. WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:14.056-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • Winning, not money, is driving Tennessee quarterback Jake Locker as he heads into his make-or-break season in the NFL. The Titans decided against picking up Locker’s option for 2015, choosing to let the eighth overall pick in 2011 prove he can stay on the field and win games in the final year of his rookie contract. Locker has missed 14 of a potential 32 games since being selected as Tennessee’s starter, including the final seven of last season. That’s just fine with Locker. “...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582538202014-08-02T23:10:14.056-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:14.056-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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