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Shonn Greene

Shonn Greene - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 226 lbs.
Birthday 08/21/1985
Birthplace Sicklerville, NJ
College Iowa
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 3rd round, 1st pick by Jets

Titans place franchise tag on S Griffin

Posted March 05, 2012 @ 1:12 p.m. ET
The Titans announced on Monday that they have placed the franchise tag on S Michael Griffin.

Titans appear to be set at receiver

Posted March 04, 2012 @ 10:26 a.m. ET
Perhaps the only positive to come out of No. 1 WR Kenny Britt's season-ending knee injury was the emergence of the Titans' other receivers.

Titans' fantasy questions for the offseason

Posted March 03, 2012 @ 12:43 p.m. ET
Can CJ2K bounce back and will Kenny Britt return to form? Those are two of the questions surrounding the Titans this offseason.

Free-agent scouting report: Titans CB Cortland Finnegan

Posted Feb. 26, 2012 @ 3:12 p.m. ET
CB Cortland Finnegan is a Pro Bowl-caliber talent who displayed poor leadership skills and a hot temper prior to last season, which could hamper his marketability.

Titans WR Britt reports progress in recovery from knee injury

Posted Feb. 17, 2012 @ 11:37 a.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt reports that he is on track for the 2012 season, after sustaining season-ending ACL and MCL injuries early last season.

Titans CB Campbell could play larger role

Posted Feb. 16, 2012 @ 11:51 a.m. ET
With CB Cortland Finnegan expected to walk, the Titans could have a void to fill at corner. Second-year player Tommie Campbell is a guy to keep an eye on, we hear.

Titans sign DT Divens

Posted Feb. 14, 2012 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
The Titans agreed to a one-year contract with DT Lamar Divens, the team announced on Tuesday.

Titans re-sign WR Hawkins

Posted Feb. 10, 2012 @ 3:09 p.m. ET
The Titans announced on Friday they have reached a contract extension with WR Lavelle Hawkins. The receiver was set to become a restricted free agent.

Titans re-sign OT Otto

Posted Feb. 09, 2012 @ 4:04 p.m. ET
The Titans agreed on a new multi-year deal with reserve OT Mike Otto on Thursday.

Titans' Britt pleads guilty to disturbing the peace

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 2:01 p.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of disturbing the peace, paid his $1,500 fine and is now free of any legal trouble — in Hoboken, at least.

Titans add O-line assistant

Posted Jan. 31, 2012 @ 3:14 p.m. ET
The Titans named Nate Kaczor the team's assistant offensive line coach on Tuesday.

Regular-season champs have been playoff chumps

Posted Jan. 30, 2012 @ 9:08 p.m. ET
Despite leading his team to a 15-1 record and being named league MVP, Aaron Rodgers wasn't able to lift the Packers past their first playoff foe.

Titans think Millard can provide pass-rushing boost

Posted Jan. 29, 2012 @ 12:25 a.m. ET
The Titans hired former NFL Defensive Player of the Year Keith Millard to assist a defense that ranked 31st in the NFL in sacks last season.

Defensive coordinator Gray to stay with Titans

Posted Jan. 26, 2012 @ 10:47 a.m. ET
Titans defensive coordinator Jerry Gray told PFW Titans correspondent Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean on Thursday that he will be staying in Tennessee.

McGinnis bolts Titans for Rams

Posted Jan. 25, 2012 @ 3:07 p.m. ET
Jeff Fisher has brought in another member of his former staff at Tennessee to serve as his assistant head coach in St. Louis.


Posted March 13, 2013
The Tennessee Titans have agreed to a deal with running back Shonn Greene. The Titans made the announcement Wednesday but did not release terms of the deal. The Tennessean and other outlets say it's for three-years, $10 million.||||||| Greene, who spent his first four seasons with the New York Jets, has rushed for 3,423 yards and 18 touchdowns on 822 carries. The 5-foot-11, 226-pound Green also has 65 catches for 482 yards, and he scored eight touchdowns in 2012. He is coming off the best year of his career with 276 rushes for 1,063 yards and eight touchdowns rushing.
Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Greene ran 14 times for 38 yards and two touchdowns and caught two passes for 42 on Sunday in a 27-17 loss to San Diego.||||||| Greene needs 11 yards for a second straight 1,000-yard campaign.
Posted Dec. 10, 2012
Greene ran 20 times for 77 yards and a touchdown on Sunday against Jacksonville.||||||| Greene's score was his first since Oct. 21. With Mark Sanchez continuing to struggle, the Jets seem to be placing a higher emphasis on the running game, with Greene getting 48 carries in the last two games.
Posted Dec. 03, 2012
Greene had 104 yards on 24 carries in the New York Jets' 7-6 win over Arizona on Sunday.||||||| Greene's 104 yards were his most since a career-high 161 against Indianapolis on Oct. 14. With the team ynsettled on a starting quarterback unsettled, the Jets might have to rely on Greene even more.
Posted Nov. 15, 2012
Greene says he was "shocked" by a published report in which he was quoted as suggesting the team might need to make a change at quarterback. Michael Silver, who wrote the story for Yahoo!, wrote on Twitter that he stands by his column "100 pct" and quoted Greene accurately.||||||| Greene says Thursday the story included quotes that were "completely out of context." He adds that he never said anything about replacing Mark Sanchez with Tim Tebow as the quarterback. The story quoted Greene as saying: "You feel bad for Mark, but at the same time you want to win games. ... If you want to win games, you've got to try something." Greene says he texted Sanchez when he heard about the story, and the two are fine.