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Bernard Pollard

Bernard Pollard - #31 - S

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 225 lbs.
Birthday 12/23/1984
Birthplace Fort Wayne, IN
College Purdue
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 2nd round, 22nd pick by Chiefs

Titans' Diles breaks leg; Roos has appendix removed

Posted Oct. 22, 2012 @ 5:51 p.m. ET
Titans head coach Mike Munchak said LB Zac Diles will go on injured reserve with a broken leg.

AFC South Spin cycle: Texans send message to rest of AFC

Posted Oct. 22, 2012 @ 1:30 p.m. ET
The Texans sent an emphatic message to the rest of the AFC in Week Seven: the road to New Orleans appears likely to travel through Houston.

Titans sneak past Bills on Hasselbeck's game-winning throw

Posted Oct. 21, 2012 @ 4:47 p.m. ET
Matt Hasselbeck hit Nate Washington for a 15-yard touchdown with 1:03 left in leading the Titans to a 35-34 win over the Bills on Sunday.

AFC South Spin cycle: Texans' mistakes add up

Posted Oct. 15, 2012 @ 3:28 p.m. ET
The Titans got a much-needed win over the Steelers, Glover Quin and the Texans were humbled by the Packers and the Colts were crushed by the Jets.

Dancing with the scars: Johnson, Titans keep scuffling

Posted Oct. 15, 2012 @ 1:32 p.m. ET
Chris Johnson has been an easy target for critics of the Titans. But there are other reasons behind Tennessee’s uneven 2-4 start.

Bironas field goal gives Titans win over Steelers

Posted Oct. 12, 2012 @ midnight ET
Chris Johnson ran for 91 yards and Rob Bironas booted four field goals, including the game-winner as time expired as the Titans edged the Steelers.

AFC South Spin cycle: Week Five

Posted Oct. 09, 2012 @ 2:28 p.m. ET
The Texans remain undefeated after their Monday-night win, and the Colts picked up an emotional win over the Packers.

Titans RB Ringer out 4-6 weeks

Posted Oct. 08, 2012 @ 5:18 p.m. ET
Titans RB Javon Ringer suffered an MCL injury in Sunday’s loss to Minnesota and will miss 4-6 weeks, head coach Mike Munchak confirmed Monday.

Harvin leads Vikings to 4-1

Posted Oct. 07, 2012 @ 7:58 p.m. ET
Percy Harvin had one touchdown rushing and another receiving to help the Vikings to a 30-7 victory over the Titans on Sunday.

Ayers' progress encouraging but lack of accountability troubling

Posted Oct. 05, 2012 @ 12:32 p.m. ET
SLB Akeem Ayers, the Titans' leading tackler, has been one of the few bright spots on a spotty defense thus far.

Key matchup: Titans RB Chris Johnson vs. Vikings defense

Posted Oct. 04, 2012 @ 3:44 p.m. ET
Titans RB Chris Johnson finally got going last week against a tough defense, but can he keep it up against the Vikings?

AFC South Spin cycle: Week Four

Posted Oct. 01, 2012 @ 1:38 p.m. ET
The AFC South continues to look like a one-horse race, as the Texans outclassed the Titans, and the Jaguars failed to take advantage of the Bengals' injury woes.

Texans roll past Titans to get to 4-0

Posted Sept. 30, 2012 @ 4:32 p.m. ET
Danieal Manning and Kareem Jackson returned interceptions for touchdowns and Matt Schaub threw two TD passes in the Texans' 38-14 win over the Titans.

Titans QB Locker leaves with shoulder injury

Posted Sept. 30, 2012 @ 2:06 p.m. ET
Titans QB Jake Locker left Sunday’s game with a left shoulder injury and his return is questionable.

Week Three Players of the Week

Posted Sept. 25, 2012 @ 12:56 p.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Jamaal Charles, J.J. Watt and Darius Reynaud as its Players of the Week.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 21, 2013
The Tennessee Titans have agreed to a one-year contract with Pollard, the second safety the team has added in free agency this offseason.||||||| A seven-year veteran, Pollard spent the past two seasons with Baltimore. The 6-foot-1 Pollard also has played with Kansas City and Houston starting 85 of his 105 career games with nine interceptions, nine sacks, 10 forced fumbles and seven recovered fumbles.
Posted March 13, 2013
Pollard has been released by the Baltimore Ravens, the latest move driven by the Super Bowl champion's offseason salary cap purge.||||||| Pollard announced his departure Wednesday on Twitter, writing, "Well Ravens Nation. it's been fun. My time in Baltimore is done." The 28-year-old Pollard signed a three-year extension with Baltimore last season, but his release saves the Ravens an estimated $1 million against the salary cap.
Posted Dec. 16, 2012
Pollard started Sunday's playoff game after being inactive for the Ravens regular-season finale.||||||| Pollard was dealing with a chest injury.
Posted Aug. 04, 2011
The Baltimore Ravens and Pollard have agreed to a two-year contract, a move that fortifies a secondary weakened by the loss of free agent Dawan Landry.||||||| Pollard has played five NFL seasons, the last two with Houston. Last season he led the Texans with 111 tackles and four forced fumbles. The 6-foot-1, 224-pound Pollard will compete with Tom Zbikowski and Haruki Nakamura for the starting position. Landry, who held the position last season, signed with Jacksonville as a free agent.
Posted March 04, 2010
The Houston Texans have tendered offers to Pollard and six other restricted free agents.||||||| Pollard joined the team in late September and immediately stepped into a starting role to become a key piece of Houston's improving defense. He had 102 tackles, 1 1/2 sacks and four interceptions to help the Texans to their first winning season.

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