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Ropati Pitoitua

Ropati Pitoitua - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 8"/ 315 lbs.
Birthday 04/06/1985
Birthplace , Sa
College Washington State
Years played 5

Munchak staying with Titans, Reinfeldt let go

Posted Dec. 31, 2012 @ 12:14 p.m. ET
Mike Munchak will be back in 2013 as the Titans’ head coach, owner Bud Adams told PFW correspondent Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean.

Week 17 Players of the Week

Posted Dec. 31, 2012 @ 11:17 a.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Alfred Morris, Everson Griffen and Darius Reynaud as its Players of the Week.

Report: Titans QB Locker to have surgery

Posted Dec. 30, 2012 @ 10:24 p.m. ET
Titans QB Jake Locker will undergo surgery on his left (non-throwing) shoulder in the “near future,” according to Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean.

Titans notch four return TDs, defeat Jaguars

Posted Dec. 30, 2012 @ 4:38 p.m. ET
Tennessee became the first team in NFL history with two players scoring twice on returns in a game as the Titans beat the Jaguars 38-20.

Titans must improve LB depth because of McCarthy's durability issues

Posted Dec. 27, 2012 @ 6:50 p.m. ET
Titans second-year MLB Colin McCarthy has gone from a player ready for take off back to square one because of persistent injuries.

AFC South Spin cycle: Colts' turnaround complete

Posted Dec. 24, 2012 @ 2:32 a.m. ET
The Colts punched their postseason ticket with a 20-13 win at Kansas City and the Texans continue to stumble late this season.

Packers pound Titans 55-7

Posted Dec. 23, 2012 @ 4:48 p.m. ET
Aaron Rodgers threw for three touchdowns and ran for another, Ryan Grant scored twice and the Packers routed the Titans 55-7 on Sunday.

Titans S Babineaux's struggles continue

Posted Dec. 21, 2012 @ 1:40 p.m. ET
We hear finding an upgrade over veteran FS Jordan Babineaux, whose play has declined, will be on the Titans' offseason agenda.

Tuesday's 60-second rant: Win's a win for desperate Titans

Posted Dec. 18, 2012 @ 1:36 p.m. ET
The Titans' victory over the Jets was almost unwatchable, but you won't hear Mike Munchak or his staff apologizing for a win they desperately needed.

AFC South Spin cycle: Titans play spoiler on 'MNF'

Posted Dec. 18, 2012 @ 12:31 p.m. ET
The Titans dashed the playoff hopes of the Jets, while the Texans clinched the AFC South with their win over the Colts.

Titans end Jets' playoff hopes

Posted Dec. 17, 2012 @ 11:58 p.m. ET
Chris Johnson went 94 yards for the longest touchdown run in the NFL since 2006 and the Titans beat the Jets 14-10 on Monday night.

Britt, Morgan provide Titans rare glimmers of hope

Posted Dec. 14, 2012 @ 2:22 p.m. ET
As QB Jake Locker regresses, the two first-round picks that prededed Locker, DE Derrick Morgan and WR Kenny Britt, are coming off their best games of the season.

Titans to place TE Cook on I.R.

Posted Dec. 10, 2012 @ 5:11 p.m. ET
The Titans will place TE Jared Cook on injured reserve with a torn rotator cuff.

AFC South Spin cycle: Texans thrashed, Colts come back again

Posted Dec. 10, 2012 @ 2:33 p.m. ET
The Texans showed they're not currently the class of the AFC in a huge blowout to the Pats, while the Colts made another fourth-quarter comeback.

Luck, Colts come from behind again to beat Titans

Posted Dec. 09, 2012 @ 4:36 p.m. ET
Andrew Luck led Indianapolis back from a 13-point second-half deficit aas the Colts rallied for a 27-23 victory Sunday over the Titans.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 25, 2013
The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms with Pitoitua.||||||| General manager Ruston Webster says the 6-foot-8, 315-pound Pitoitua gives the Titans the size they've been wanting at defensive end. Webster says they believe he'll help them defend the run with the flexibility of moving inside as well. Pitoitua is a four-year veteran with 37 games played in stops with the New York Jets and Kansas City Chiefs. He started 10 of his 15 games last year with the Chiefs where he led the linemen with 32 tackles.
Posted May 08, 2012
The Kansas City Chiefs have signed former New York Jets defensive end Ropati Pitoitua. The team announced the move Tuesday. Pitoitua was a free agent after playing in 22 games over the past two seasons with the Jets.||||||| The former Washington State defensive end joined New York as an undrafted free agent in 2008, spending his first season in the league on the team's practice squad. Pitoitua played in eight games in 2009 before playing in 14 games last season. He has 22 tackles and one sack in his career.
Posted May 02, 2012
The New York Jets have waived Pitoitua, who became expendable after the team drafted Quinton Coples last week.||||||| Jets coach Rex Ryan often said he liked the size and speed of the 6-foot-8 Pitoitua, who had 19 tackles and a sack last season after returning from a torn Achilles tendon in the 2010 preseason. Pitoitua signed a one-year extension through 2012 last September, but the Jets have lots of depth on the defensive line.
Posted Oct. 15, 2011
Pitoitua has been ruled out of Monday night's game against the Dolphins with a knee injury.||||||| Pitoitua's absence could give rookie defensive lineman Kenrick Ellis, the team's third-round draft pick, the opportunity to make his NFL debut after being inactive the first five games.
Posted Aug. 25, 2010
The Jets have placed Pitoitua on injured reserve with a neck injury.|||||||

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