1. Please keep all draft-related topics in the NFL Draft Forum area.

Former Chiefs and Texans OT Eric Winston visited the Titans today (per Adam Schefter)

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by munie, Apr 29, 2013.

  1. Fry

    Fry Hatin' is what I do.

    27,493
    9,662
    1,089
    He has a roster bonus due at some point in 2013. I don't know when the deadline for those kick in(I'd assume sometime in September when the roster becomes final?), but he's due $1 million at some point this season.

    http://www.spotrac.com/nfl/tennessee-titans/david-stewart/

    I've become a little concerned with our tackles in the last few days. Both have player options for 2014 and I don't think we extend both of them since they're both over 30 and their play has dipped.
    #21
    • High Five High Five x 2
  2. Sonic28

    Sonic28 Starter

    2,590
    414
    109
    Draft Tiny Richardson next year to replace one of the tackles
    #22
  3. Jwill1919

    Jwill1919 Coach

    3,857
    691
    239
    This is kinda interesting, considering that Bruce Matthews was Winston's OLine coach in Houston. We should have some pretty good insight as well as familiarity. Stewart could be on his way out
    #23
  4. xhrr

    xhrr Starter

    2,024
    776
    169
    This visit is not a good sign about Stewarts recovery. I don't think his play was that bad last year but compared to his usual play it did dip somewhat. They may see him as declining and look for a cheaper alternative. I hope Stew is back and returns to form cause him and Warmack would be fun to watch on the right side.

    Usually you don't bring in a player of Winston's caliber as due diligence unless you see yourself needing his services.
    #24
    • High Five High Five x 1
  5. Titanup1982

    Titanup1982 Pro Bowler

    11,636
    3,905
    609
    Stewart right now is probably our weakest link on the OL, so bringing in Winston would make sense. Stewart has really slowed down, and if not for drafting Chance and signing Andy, I was all for moving Stewart to G (I personally thought he would be able to play the G position).
    #25
  6. steverife

    steverife Starter

    3,290
    1,149
    369
    Stew had some trouble last year.

    From everything I heard, Winston was effin' terrible with the Chiefs...
    #26
  7. xpmar9x

    xpmar9x Vote for Pedro

    13,521
    4,508
    609
    Would rather get Idonije and keep Stewy.
    #27
    • High Five High Five x 2
  8. GL2814

    GL2814 Starter

    538
    162
    149
    My parents are from Kansas City and I watch quite a few Chief games. There is a reason why the Chiefs cut him. He really isn't that great.
    #28
  9. pepsidriver24

    pepsidriver24 @snydzie

    466
    153
    99
    I think it would mean the release of Stewart. Both of them are starting material, and Stewart is a worry coming off of the injury. Winston would be cheaper, too.
    #29
  10. Ensconatus

    Ensconatus Losing faith...

    10,157
    3,102
    509
    Back up plan only
    #30