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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

Report: Titans, CB Hill agree to one-year contract

Posted March 30, 2010 @ 2:47 p.m. ET
The Titans and former Falcons and Rams CB Tye Hill agreed to a one-year deal on Tuesday, ESPN reported.

Defensive end a need for Titans

Posted March 26, 2010 @ 1:13 p.m. ET
The Titans did not select a defensive end in the 2009 draft, and they have taken just two ends in the last five drafts. But with nine picks in the 2010 draft, Tennessee figures to strongly consider taking an end ...

DE Babin joins Titans

Posted March 19, 2010 @ 7:26 p.m. ET
DE Jason Babin will join the Titans after the Eagles declined to match an offer sheet the restricted free agent signed with Tennessee on Wednesday, the Titans announced Friday. Babin reportedly signed a one-year, $1 million deal with Tennessee.  

Reports: Titans TE Scaife signs tender

Posted March 16, 2010 @ 1:09 p.m. ET
Titans TE Bo Scaife has signed his one-year, $4.908 million restricted free-agent tender, ESPN and ProFootballTalk.com reported Tuesday.

Titans agree with CB Hood

Posted March 12, 2010 @ 12:57 p.m. ET
The Titans reached agreement with CB Rod Hood on a new contract, the club announced Friday. Terms were not disclosed.

Addition of Witherspoon makes sense for Titans

Posted March 12, 2010 @ 10:47 a.m. ET
The addition of ex-Eagle Will Witherspoon bolsters the club's options at outside linebacker with the future of longtime starting OLB Keith Bulluck undetermined after he suffered a season-ending knee injury in December and became an unrestricted free agent in ...

Titans agree to terms with OLB Witherspoon

Posted March 10, 2010 @ 10:55 a.m. ET
The Titans have agreed to terms with ex-Eagles OLB Will Witherspoon on a multiyear deal, the club confirmed on its Twitter feed Wednesday.

Lions continue overhaul with DE Vanden Bosch

Posted March 05, 2010 @ 11:58 a.m. ET
Reports say that the Lions have made yet another strong offseason move, signing Titans DE Kyle Vanden Bosch to a contract Friday morning.

Can Vanden Bosch remain an impact player?

Posted March 04, 2010 @ 1:47 p.m. ET
Titans DE Kyle Vanden Bosch enters free agency with a strong overall résumé and a reputation as a hard worker, but he comes off a three-sack season in 2009.

AFC South team needs

Posted March 03, 2010 @ 9:59 a.m. ET
Steve Slaton's shoulder injury and fumbling problems may have convinced the Texans that they need to acquire an every-down back who can reduce Slaton's load. PFW continues its series evaluating the needs of every team — this time, the ...

Fisher acknowledges titanic challenge in AFC South

Posted Feb. 26, 2010 @ 5:35 p.m. ET
The Titans came on extremely strong after a terrible start last season. But head coach Jeff Fisher believes the AFC South will be even tougher in 2010.

Titans have paid big to keep continuity along O-line

Posted Feb. 26, 2010 @ 11:47 a.m. ET
The signing of OLG Eugene Amano to a five-year contract before the start of free agency underscores his importance to one of the game's best offensive lines and the Titans' willingness to spend big to keep the group together.

Coin flips determine draft order for six teams

Posted Feb. 26, 2010 @ 9:21 a.m. ET
Three coin flips were conducted to determine the draft order for six teams Friday at the Combine.

Titans' Hentrich retires after 17 seasons

Posted Feb. 17, 2010 @ 8:49 p.m. ET
Titans P Craig Hentrich announced his retirement Wednesday after 17 years in the NFL, 12 with Tennessee. Brett Kern is expected to handle the team's punting duties next season.

Amano signs long-term deal with Titans

Posted Feb. 15, 2010 @ 9:29 p.m. ET
Veteran OLG Eugene Amano has signed a long-term contract to remain with the Titans, the team confirmed Wednesday.

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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