Titans Release K Rob Bironas

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Laserjock, Mar 19, 2014.

  1. NcTitans_fan

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    really wish he could have passed del Greco for most points scored...I rather have him #1 then Greco ...I just cant ever forgive him....

    but maybe this was so that bironas doesn't go out like del Greco and people will remember all the good times
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  2. Arcane

    Arcane One Day...

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    Bironas was a GREAT kicker, but I could see he was getting old in the tooth and not as reliable as he once was. It was time for him to go.

    I just hope we can find Bironas 2.0. Hopefully we never need to make 8 field goals in one game again though.
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  3. 615nick

    615nick Starter

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    I wonder if he wouldn't restructer, I would have liked to keep him. But for a bout 1m
  4. Fry

    Fry Welcome to the land of tomorrow! Tip Jar Donor

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    A restructure would have required an extension, right? He only had one year left on the deal. Him taking less money on a one-year deal would be a straight up pay cut.
  5. Tungtide

    Tungtide Just Another Freak

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    I was thinking something similar. It's nice to have someone with that ability, but you have to really wonder about the rest of your offense if it takes 8 fgs to keep you in a game.
  6. Passepartout

    Passepartout Ready for SB LII

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    Good luck to Rob. And wish him the best wherever he lands! But yeah, it is time to move on!
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  7. Fairweather Fan

    Fairweather Fan Starter

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    Myrtle Beach is full of them...
  8. Titanup1982

    Titanup1982 Pro Bowler

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    I personally wanted to give him one more year and only one more year. I didn't see this coming at all.

    This is a position that really needs full fledged attention.
  9. Big Time Titan

    Big Time Titan Big Time Titan

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    I don't suspect he'll be out of work long.
  10. Mitch86

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    Good move if we can find a younger option with more leg. Accuracy wasn't a concern but it did seem he was lacking power last year. Don't know the stats, but seemed like he couldn't get it deep enough for a touchback on a lot of occasions. Let's just hope we get a kicker that's capable of clutch kicks.