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Bengals sign Odom; Bell to Rams; Cards, LaBoy close

While the Tennessee Titans brought tight end Alge Crumpler into the fold Monday, they were unable to stop the bleeding in terms of their own free agent exodus. Defensive end Antwan Odom and guard Jacob Bell both accepted free agent offers from the Cincinnati Bengals and St. Louis Rams, respectively, while defensive end Travis LaBoy appeared on the verge of landing with the Arizona Cardinals. More

Titans see Crumpler as strong red-zone threat

No sooner had the Tennessee Titans’ 2007 season ended than Jeff Fisher said in a season-ending press conference that the team would make adding playmakers to the offense a priority. The Titans believe they have taken the first step toward that with Monday’s signing of former Atlanta Falcons tight end Alge Crumpler to a reported two-year, $5 million contract. More

Dean's List: Bowers, Ensworth capture DII crown

Anna Bowers has scaled the mountain, a feat which three years ago looked more ominous than trying to climb Mt. Everest. More

Report: Crumpler will sign with Titans

The Tennessee Titans will know today if they have made their first successful foray into the 2008 free agent market. ESPN reported Sunday night that tight end Alge Crumpler will sign a two-year deal with the Titans today. More

Crumpler expected to choose Monday; Titans still in hunt

The Tennessee Titans will know sometime Monday if they have made their first successful foray into the 2008 free agent market. Tight end Alge Crumpler will decide between the Titans, the Seattle Seahawks, and a third unnamed team, reported to be the Buffalo Bills, as to where he will sign. More

Hartsock signs with Falcons

Free agent tight end Ben Hartsock has signed a four-year, $9 million deal with the Atlanta Falcons, leaving the Tennessee Titans after one-and-a-half seasons. More

Troupe to visit Saints; Titans still waiting

Free agent tight end Ben Troupe continues to make the rounds, adding the New Orleans Saints to his list of potential suitors, while the Tennessee Titans continue to take the patient path in free agency. More

Ensworth girls win state title

The Ensworth Lady Tigers beat Knoxville Webb 50-48 on Saturday to win the Division II-AA state championship. More

Titans play waiting game with Crumpler; Starks to Dolphins

The Tennessee Titans are still very much in the mix to land tight end Alge Crumpler, as they have competition from the Seattle Seahawks and one other team. More

Titans’ DE Odom will test open market

Tennessee Titans defensive end Antwan Odom will test the free agent market when his contract expires at midnight tonight. More

NASCAR should remember: Personality built sport

Some 40 years ago my old sports editor John Bibb called me into his office and informed me that I was the new racing writer. More

LaBoy to visit Browns, Saints on Friday

Tennessee Titans free agent defensive end Travis LaBoy will make free agent visits with the Cleveland Browns and New Orleans Saints on Friday, the first day of unrestricted free agency. More

Odom will test free agent market; Titans still in mix

Tennessee Titans defensive end Antwan Odom will test the free agent market when his contract expires at midnight tonight, according to his agent. More

Titans give Pacman OK to seek trade

Suspended cornerback Adam “Pacman” Jones has been given permission by the Tennessee Titans to pursue a trade, The City Paper has learned. More

Titans sign WR Gage to multi-year contract

The Tennessee Titans kept one of their potential unrestricted free agents in the fold, signing receiver Justin Gage to a multi-year contract on Wednesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. More

'The City Paper' talks with ESPN basketball analyst Jimmy Dykes

ESPN college basketball analyst Jimmy Dykes, who coached for eight years before entering the television industry, worked Tuesday’s Vanderbilt-Tennessee game at Memorial Gym. More

Receiver Gage re-signs with Titans

Justin Gage will remain with the Tennessee Titans after agreeing to a new contract Wednesday. More

Crumpler visits Titans; agent, GM to talk

Tight end Alge Crumpler was in town visiting the Tennessee Titans today, and Titans general manager Mike Reinfeldt was to speak with Crumpler's agent James Williams this afternoon. More

VU star Alvarez out at least six weeks

Vanderbilt junior All-America third baseman Pedro Alvarez will miss at least six weeks of action after suffering a broken bone in his hand during last Friday's season opener, the school announced Wednesday. More

'Memorial Magic' dooms Tennessee

Tennessee needed 99 years to achieve its first No. 1 basketball ranking. It took less than two days to lose it. More