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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

Moss' season winds to a seemingly quiet close

Posted Dec. 24, 2010 @ 1:23 p.m. ET
Randy Moss caught all of five passes in his first six games with the Titans, and his playing time has dwindled since Kenny Britt returned to the lineup in Week 14. However, Titans head coach Jeff Fisher believes claiming Moss ...

Collins, Johnson lead Titans over Houston

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 4:33 p.m. ET
Kerry Collins threw for two touchdowns and 237 yards and Chris Johnson ran for a TD and 130 yards as the Tennessee Titans snapped a six-game skid by beating the Houston Texans 31-17 on Sunday.

Colts' playoff streak in prestigious company

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
With the Colts having made the playoffs eight straight seasons, NFList examines the longest such playoff streaks, including one by Dallas under Tom Landry.

Injuries thin Titans' D-line, but run 'D' stands out

Posted Dec. 18, 2010 @ 10:38 p.m. ET
The Titans have had to cope with defensive line injuries all season, and particularly recently, and DT Tony Brown (knees) and DE Dave Ball (concussion, hip) were placed on injured reserve leading up to the Week 15 game vs. Houston. 

Titans place C Amano on I.R.

Posted Dec. 14, 2010 @ 5:06 p.m. ET
The Titans placed starting C Eugene Amano on injured reserve Tuesday with a back injury.

Abundance of mistakes, lack of Moss marks Titans' loss

Posted Dec. 11, 2010 @ 11:01 p.m. ET
Unsound play and WR Randy Moss' reduced role in the offense marked the Titans' Week 14 loss to the Colts. 

Manning, Colts beat Titans 30-28

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 11:59 p.m. ET
Peyton Manning threw for 319 yards and two touchdowns, and the Indianapolis Colts snapped their three-game skid by beating the Tennessee Titans 30-28 on Thursday night to stay just a half-game back in the AFC South.

Colts' Wayne, Tamme active for Titans game

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 8:19 p.m. ET
Colts WR Reggie Wayne, TE Jacob Tamme and MLB Gary Brackett, all of whom had been listed as questionable, are active for the Thursday-night game between Indianapolis and Tennessee. For the Titans, DT Tony Brown will play despite having been ...

Jaguars knock off Titans, maintain AFC South lead

Posted Dec. 05, 2010 @ 4:19 p.m. ET
Maurice Jones-Drew ran for a career-best 186 yards and Rashad Jennings and David Garrard each ran for a touchdown in leading the Jacksonville Jaguars to a 17-6 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.

Collins gets the start for Tennessee

Posted Dec. 05, 2010 @ 11:59 a.m. ET
Kerry Collins will start at quarterback for the Titans in Week 13 despite missing the past two games due to a calf injury.

Titans TE Cook gets increase in opportunities

Posted Dec. 03, 2010 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
Second-year TE Jared Cook has shown flashes of potential throughout his brief pro career. Now, the Titans want to see more consistency, the way we hear it.   

Britt will not be charged for bar fight

Posted Nov. 30, 2010 @ 7:04 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt will not be charged for his alleged involvement in a bar fight, according to PFW correspondent and Tennessean reporter Jim Wyatt.

Johnson and Finnegan each fined $25,000 for brawl

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 5:30 p.m. ET
Texans WR Andre Johnson and Titans CB Cortland Finnegan were each fined $25,000 by the NFL on Monday for fighting in Sunday's game. Neither was suspended.

Brawl overshadows Texans' shutout of Titans

Posted Nov. 28, 2010 @ 5:25 p.m. ET
The Texans snapped a four-game losing streak while Houston WR Andre Johnson and Tennessee CB Cortland Finnegan were ejected for an ugly two-man brawl in the fourth quarter of a 20-0 Houston win over Tennessee on Sunday.

Johnson and Finnegan ejected for fight

Posted Nov. 28, 2010 @ 3:53 p.m. ET
Texans WR Andre Johnson and Titans CB Cortland Finnegan were each ejected during the fourth quarter of the team's game today after exchanging punches.

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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