Titans roundup: Wednesday, Sept. 5

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 8:50am

All the Titans coverage you need to start the day . . .

 

The City Paper: David Boclair has some important numbers to keep in mind heading into Titans vs. Patriots.

The City Paper: Former Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt to be honored as “12th Titan” before Sunday’s opener versus Patriots.

Washington Post: Titans voted No. 21 in AP Pro32 Power Rankings for week one. Chris Berman and Cris Collinsworth among others weigh in on challenges and expectations for Locker.

ESPN.com: AFC East blogger James Walker outlines important storylines and keys to watch for in Titans/Patriots week one matchup.

ESPN.com: Fantasy football guru Eric Karabell cautions potential owners that a monster fantasy season may still be in the cards for Titans WR Britt. (Insider subscription may be required)

ESPNBoston.com: Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick weighs in on Titans playmakers before Sunday’s kickoff.

Boston Herald: Patriots notebook — Lex Hilliard in at fullback, N.E. coaches evaluate tape of Locker

The Tennessean: Belichick sings praises for Titans’ safety Michael Griffin heading into week one matchup Sunday at LP Field. (Subscription may be required)

The Tennessean: Titans improved defense is up for the challenge of avenging last one-sided loss versus New England. (Subscription may be required)

Sporting News: Chris Johnson looks to return to 2009 form after disappointing 2011 campaign.

Titansonline.com: Titans rookie WR Kendall Wright putting team ahead of self and working hard to rid association with “diva” label.

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