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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

Titans QB Young leaves game

Posted Oct. 31, 2010 @ 7:03 p.m. ET
Titans QB Vince Young suffered an injury to his left ankle and left Sunday's game in the fourth quarter.

Young returns to Titans starting lineup

Posted Oct. 31, 2010 @ 2:47 p.m. ET
QB Vince Young will start for the Titans this week after missing the past game and a half with a leg sprain.

Many contributors to Titans' stingy 'D'

Posted Oct. 30, 2010 @ 9:07 p.m. ET
When looking for reasons for Tennessee's strong start, the collective play of the defense belongs at or near the top of the list.

Titans QB Young expected to start Sunday

Posted Oct. 30, 2010 @ 12:27 p.m. ET
Vince Young, who missed Week Seven's win over the Eagles after spraining his left knee and ankle in Week Six, is expected to start on Sunday.

Chargers-Titans blacked out in San Diego

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 5:04 p.m. ET
The Chargers have announced that their Week Eight home game vs. the Titans has been blacked out in Southern California, as the team was unable to sell the necessary number of tickets before the NFL-imposed deadline of 72 hours before ...

Britt denies fight involvement

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 4:05 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt has denied involvement in a fight that took place at a Nashville nightclub last week, saying he witnessed the dispute but did not throw any punches.

Readers say Titans' Johnson will win another rushing title

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 3:25 a.m. ET
Tennessee RB Chris Johnson will win a second consecutive rushing crown. That's the opinion of ProFootballWeekly.com readers who participated in a just-concluded poll.

Britt's importance to Titans' offense greater than ever

Posted Oct. 26, 2010 @ 12:08 a.m. ET
Kenny Britt's alleged involvement in a bar fight early Friday morning once again raised concerns about his maturity, but his performance Sunday in the Titans' 37-19 win over Philadelphia showed just how important the wide receiver is to the ...

Britt's performance not all on Hobbs, Allen

Posted Oct. 25, 2010 @ 6:02 p.m. ET
The Eagles had no answers for Titans WR Kenny Britt, who scored three touchdowns against them in Sunday's loss at Nashville.

Britt picks bad time to have career day

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 5:40 p.m. ET
Don't feel bad if you benched Kenny Britt on Sunday. You weren't alone.

Britt doesn't start, gains 225 yards in Titans win

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
Kerry Collins threw three touchdowns to Kenny Britt, who had the best game of his career two days after being involved in a bar fight, and the Tennessee Titans scored 27 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to beat the ...

Titans WR Britt will play but not start Sunday

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 12:32 a.m. ET
Tennessee head coach Jeff Fisher said Saturday that WR Kenny Britt won't start against Philadelphia Sunday but will play. Any discipline that might be taken against Britt after his alleged involvement in a nightclub brawl will happen next week ...

Titans QB Young does not practice; listed as questionable

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 4:23 p.m. ET
Titans QB Vince Young did not practice on Friday and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Eagles.

Titans WR Britt reportedly involved in fight at Nashville nightclub

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 12:32 p.m. ET
Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean is reporting that Titans WR Kenny Britt was involved in a bar fight early Friday morning at the Nashville nightclub Karma.

Report: Titans, Redskins unable to agree on deal for Haynesworth

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 2:58 a.m. ET
The Titans tried to acquire Redskins DT Albert Haynesworth before the 4 p.m. ET Tuesday trade deadline, but the two teams couldn't agree on the compensation, the Tennessean reported.

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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