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Michael Griffin

Michael Griffin - #33 - S

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 203 lbs.
Birthday 01/04/1985
Birthplace Austin, TX
College Texas
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 1st round, 19th pick by Titans

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
79 2 4

Titans QB Locker to start Sunday

Posted Nov. 09, 2012 @ 3:51 p.m. ET
After returning to practice this week QB Jake Locker will reassume his job as the Titans’ starting quarterback.

Strong finish could save Munchak; coordinators on shakier ground

Posted Nov. 08, 2012 @ 2:14 p.m. ET
Head coach Mike Munchak needs to prove over the next two months that he has solutions to the Titans' myriad issues to be safe to return in 2013.

Titans sign OG DeVan, DE Wynn

Posted Nov. 07, 2012 @ 10:35 a.m. ET
The Titans re-signed OG Kyle DeVan and added former Packers DE Jarius Wynn on Wednesday. They placed OG Leroy Harris on injured reserve. 

Tuesday's 60-second rant: Adams, Khan running out of patience

Posted Nov. 06, 2012 @ 2:30 p.m. ET
The job security of Titans head coach Mike Munchak and Jaguars GM Gene Smith and head coach Mike Mularkey is extemely tenuous.

AFC South Spin cycle: Colts' win about more than Luck

Posted Nov. 05, 2012 @ 1:56 p.m. ET
Colts rookie QB Andrew Luck was cool and collected in Indianapoiis' emotional Week Nine victory over the Dolphins.

Bears 'D' dominates again in 51-20 win

Posted Nov. 04, 2012 @ 4:46 p.m. ET
Brian Urlacher returned an interception for a touchdown and Jay Cutler threw three TD passes to Brandon Marshall as the Bears routed the Titans 51-20.

Key matchup: Bears WR Brandon Marshall vs. Titans defensive backs

Posted Oct. 31, 2012 @ 3:57 p.m. ET
In today’s key matchup, we take a look at the challenge the Titans’ secondary will face Sunday when it lines up across from Bears WR Brandon Marshall.

Titans add OL DeVan

Posted Oct. 31, 2012 @ 1:32 p.m. ET
The Titans signed veteran OG-C Kyle DeVan on Wednesday and released S Tracy Wilson. 

AFC South Spin cycle: Colts continue to surprise

Posted Oct. 29, 2012 @ 2:45 p.m. ET
The Colts edged the Titans in the battle for second in the AFC South, while the shorthanded Jaguars gave a gutsy effort in Green Bay.

Acrobatic TD by Ballard gives Colts win in OT

Posted Oct. 28, 2012 @ 4:49 p.m. ET
Andrew Luck threw a 16-yard touchdown pass to Vick Ballard at 4:49 of overtime and the surprising Colts beat the Titans 19-13 on Sunday.

Titans place RB Ringer on I.R.

Posted Oct. 26, 2012 @ 5:10 p.m. ET
The Titans signed S Tracy Wilson from their practice squad on Friday and placed RB Javon Ringer on injured reserve.

Titans rookie DT Martin thriving while Klug disappoints

Posted Oct. 26, 2012 @ 2:16 p.m. ET
Titans third-rounder Mike Martin has been one of the team's best defenders this season. The same can't be said for DT Karl Klug.

Appendectomy puts OLT Roos' streak at risk

Posted Oct. 25, 2012 @ 4:38 p.m. ET
OLT Michael Roos has started 119 straight games for the Titans, but that streak could end Sunday.

Titans add LB Adibi

Posted Oct. 24, 2012 @ 12:26 p.m. ET
The Titans signed LB Xavier Adibi and placed LB Zac Diles on injured reserve.

Week Seven Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 23, 2012 @ 8:36 a.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Chris Johnson, Malcolm Jenkins and Andy Lee as its Players of the Week.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Oct. 12, 2012
Griffin has been fined $21,000 by the NFL for his helmet-to-helmet hit on Vikings wide receiver Michael Jenkins.||||||| The league says Friday that Griffin committed unnecessary roughness against a defenseless player.
Posted June 19, 2012
The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a multi-year deal with safety Michael Griffin after designating the five-year veteran as their franchise player back in March. The Titans announced the deal Tuesday shortly after the end of their first session of three-day minicamp.||||||| A two-time Pro Bowl safety, Griffin did not balk at being tagged, with $6.2 million in guaranteed money if he played the season under that contract. He was a first-round draft pick in 2007 and has 17 interceptions, fourth among safeties over the last five years and tops among safeties in his class. Griffin has played in all 80 games with 73 starts since being drafted 19th overall. He ranked third with 96 tackles last season with Pro Bowl selections in 2008 and 2010.
Posted March 05, 2012
The Tennessee Titans have tagged Griffin as their franchise player.||||||| The Titans announced the move Monday a couple hours before the NFL deadline to use the tag. That means the Titans decided not to tag cornerback Cortland Finnegan before free agency begins March 13.
Posted Jan. 19, 2011
Griffin will replace injured Baltimore safety Ed Reed on the AFC Pro Bowl roster.||||||| Griffin was the Titans' 2007 first-round draft pick out of Texas and led the team this season with four interceptions. He also finished second on the squad with 153 tackles and 14 passes defended. It's Griffin's second Pro Bowl selection. He also represented the AFC in 2008 after intercepting seven passes that season.
Posted Dec. 31, 2010
Griffin was limited in Friday's practice, but is listed as probable for the season finale Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.||||||| Griffin injured his knee in last week's loss in Kansas City. He was held out of Wednesday's practice but worked fully on Thursday.

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