Mar 19, 2007 2
The Titans lost Drew Bennett this off-season and didn’t get a deal done with WR Kevin Curtis, so now the talk of their weak receiving corps will heat up even more. I hope the organization doesn’t buy into that talk and uses its #1 pick on a wideout because I think they still have some solid players at the position. Their situation this year reminds be a little of 2004, when people thought they were crazy rolling with youngsters Drew Bennett, Justin McCareins, and Tyrone Calico (14 TDs between then) along with #1 guy Derrick Mason.
The Titans signed Justin Gage this past weekend, which doesn’t have me doing handstands, but I hope it’s enough to prevent them from using their 1st pick on a big physical receiver such as LSU’s Dwayne Bowe. David Givens tore up his knee pretty badly in November, and he probably won’t be ready for the start of the season, but a lot of people have forgotten about Courtney Roby and Roydell Williams, two players who can play. Roby is a solid speed guy with good quickness, while Williams is a comparable player who has the ability to beat defenses deep.
But the main reason [...]