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Chris Hope

Chris Hope - #24 - S

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 208 lbs.
Birthday 09/29/1980
Birthplace Rock Hill, SC
College Florida State
Years played 12
Drafted 2002, 3rd round, 29th pick by Steelers

Falcons agree with S Hope

Posted June 29, 2012 @ 8:07 p.m. ET
The Falcons have agreed to terms on a contract with former Titans S Chris Hope, the team said Friday. 

Titans FS Griffin not impressing in contract year

Posted Nov. 11, 2011 @ 12:50 p.m. ET
The Titans could be in the market for a new safety after the season if Michael Griffin does not elevate his play in the second half.

Titans S Hope out 4-6 weeks

Posted Oct. 03, 2011 @ 9:29 p.m. ET
Titans S Chris Hope will be out 4-6 weeks after suffering a broken left forearm early in Sunday's game against the Browns, head coach Mike Munchak said Monday.

Titans face tough choice on veteran S Hope

Posted May 20, 2011 @ 12:46 p.m. ET
The Titans face a difficult decision on veteran SS Chris Hope, who did not play well in 2010 and is owed $6.5 million next season.

Players working out despite lockout

Posted March 22, 2011 @ 10:37 a.m. ET
NFL players are locked out of their team facilities due to the ongoing labor negotiations, but that hasn't stopped some players from meeting up with teammates and getting work done.


Posted June 29, 2012
The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with safety Chris Hope, who has started 109 games in 10 seasons with Pittsburgh and Tennessee. The 31-year-old Hope will provide experience behind starters William Moore and Thomas DeCoud.||||||| Hope was a third-round pick by Pittsburgh in 2002. He signed with the Titans as an unrestricted free agent in 2006. Hope was a 2008 Pro Bowl selection after leading Tennessee with four interceptions. In 2011, Hope made two starts and played in 10 games. He had 33 tackles with one interception.
Posted Oct. 03, 2011
Hope has returned to practice for the first time since breaking his left forearm Oct. 2. Returning to the starting spot the veteran's held since being signed as a free agent in 2006 may take a little longer.||||||| Coach Mike Munchak said Wednesday that they must see how Hope responds to practicing over the next few days. That will determine how much Hope is able to play Sunday when the Titans (4-4) visit Carolina (2-6), and Munchak says he expects the veteran to rotate with Jordan Babineaux. Munchak said he will talk with defensive coordinator Jerry Gray on Friday to get a feel for how ready Hope could be to face the Panthers.
Posted Oct. 02, 2011
Hope broke his arm in the first quarter of Sunday's 31-13 win over Cleveland.||||||| Coach Mike Munchak did not know if Hope will need surgery.
Posted Sept. 16, 2011
Hope is playing after sitting out two games.||||||| Hope dislocated his shoulder in the opener at Jacksonville.
Posted Dec. 07, 2007
Hope is out for the season after tests confirmed a spinal cord injury will require rest and possibly surgery but is not expected to be career-ending.||||||| Hope has not played since he was injured Nov. 25, when his left arm and leg were twitching as he lay on the field after a helmet-to-helmet collision with teammate Sean Conover in the first quarter of a game at Cincinnati. Hope signed with the Titans in 2006 as an unrestricted free agent and has emerged as one of the leaders of Tennessee's defense. He had a team-high five interceptions in 2006 and picked off two passes this season along with 60 tackles.