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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

Fisher waiting until January to consider return to coaching

Posted June 18, 2011 @ 10:31 a.m. ET
Former Titans head coach Jeff Fisher said he would not think about returning to coaching until January.

Charges against Britt reduced in New Jersey court

Posted June 16, 2011 @ 4:02 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt was in a New Jersey courthouse on Thursday where charges against him were reduced one week after another arrest.

Report: Titans' Britt wanted by Nashville police on two outstanding warrants

Posted June 13, 2011 @ 4:29 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt is sought by Metro police for two outstanding warrants sworn out by the Tennessee Highway Patrol, according to PFW correspondent Jim Wyatt.  

Collins open to return to Tennessee

Posted June 11, 2011 @ 5:55 p.m. ET
Veteran QB Kerry Collins said he is open to returning to the Titans, where he would be mentoring Jake Locker, if it "makes sense for both sides."

Report: Titans will hold on to Britt despite arrests

Posted June 11, 2011 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
The Titans reportedly will hold on to WR Kenny Britt, who was arrested for the second time in two months this week.

Report: Britt arrested again

Posted June 09, 2011 @ 4:20 p.m. ET
One day after pleading guilty to a careless driving charge, Titans WR Kenny Britt was arrested in Hoboken, N.J., and charged with two counts of resisting arrest by Hoboken narcotics officers, The Jersey Journal reported Thursday.

Report: Britt pleads guilty to careless driving; receives fine

Posted June 08, 2011 @ 10:15 a.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britty pleaded guilty to a careless driving charge in New Jersey. He was fined $478, according to PFW correspondent and Tennessean writer Jim Wyatt.

Lockout limbo: Titans report

Posted June 08, 2011 @ 8:33 a.m. ET
With NFL teams stuck in limbo thanks to the lockout, we are looking at where teams stand as they await the opening of the 2011 league year. Today, we take a look at the Titans.  

Titans WR Britt has felony charge downgraded

Posted June 01, 2011 @ 6:51 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt had felony charges against him downgraded to lesser offenses in New Jersey after a review by the prosecutor's office.

Finnegan emerging as much-needed leader for Titans

Posted June 01, 2011 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
We hear the Titans are likely to be pleased that CB Cortland Finnegan has taken on more of a leadership role by organizing team workouts during the lockout.

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.

Titans don't plan on re-signing Moss

Posted May 07, 2011 @ 12:42 p.m. ET
Randy Moss had just six catches for 80 yards in his time with the Titans last year, and the team doesn't plan on re-signing him.

Titans will use SLB Ayers in a variety of ways

Posted May 06, 2011 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
The Titans have big plans for second-round LB Akeem Ayers, who possesses the size and athletic ability to be a playmaker in the team's defense.

AFC South daydreaming

Posted May 05, 2011 @ 12:57 p.m. ET
Here are some potential compelling AFC South story lines that are in jeopardy because of the NFL lockout.

Fantasy outlook: Jake Locker

Posted April 28, 2011 @ 11:46 p.m. ET
Fantasy owners will need to exercise more caution than they Titans did when considering Jake Locker this year.


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.|||||||