Breaking News With the 18th pick of the 2022 NFL Draft, the Titans select WR Treylon Burks, Arkansas

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by TitanJeff, Apr 28, 2022.

  1. Hormesis

    Hormesis Pro Bowler

    We really don’t have a burner, but we do have a Henry. That can add a step or two on PA
    • Cheers Cheers x 1
  2. Hormesis

    Hormesis Pro Bowler

    With the size of Burks, speed really isn’t necessary to stretch a defense.
    • Cheers Cheers x 1
  3. Broken Arrow

    Broken Arrow Just a Fan....

    Yeah, we really only need physical and route runners. Which we have.

    Woods - Route Runner
    Burks - Physical
    NWI - Physical
    Phillips - Route Runner

    behind that, it's:

    Fitzpatrick - a wr... lol (jack of all trades, but master at none..)
    McMath - Physical
    Kinsey - Route Runner

    Having to NEED a burner WR just means you have zero confidence in your offensive line and gameplan to hold up.
    • Cheers Cheers x 2
  4. Titans2004

    Titans2004 Pro Bowler

    what is your definition of a burner??? Mcmath ran 4.34 and Kinsey 4.36 in their pre-draft workouts.
    • Cheers Cheers x 1
    • Informative Informative x 1
  5. Hormesis

    Hormesis Pro Bowler

    Don’t really have one. Cheetah a burner, Jackson comes to mind. Rare speed, but like you say, lot of that errywhere. Guess a burner shows live, but I’ve already taken the stance it doesn’t matter. I’d rather have a semi fast monster outside getting 50/50 balls 11’ feet in the air than speed itself. Most defensive backs are 6’ 185/195. 6’2”/6’4” nice weapon against that. Inches matter- told my lady that, she agreed and left…. :henry:
    #335 Hormesis, Aug 2, 2022
    Last edited: Aug 2, 2022
    • LOL LOL x 4
  6. Aqutis30

    Aqutis30 Do you mind - NOT being a Motaur?

    First-round WR Treylon Burks has been practicing with the second- and third-string offenses.

    Burks has gotten off to a bumpy start in his first NFL offseason, battling conditioning issues in the spring and now lining up wrong and running the wrong routes. He's been repping with the Logan Woodside and Malik Willis units, while Robert Woods, Nick Westbrook-Ihkine, and fellow rookie slot man Kyle Philips have mainly been repping with Ryan Tannehill's group. Burks is supposed to be the Titans' replacement for A.J. Brown, but he's got a long way to go. Of course, things can change quickly, and Burks' talent can vault him up the depth chart fast, but he's not looking like a player worthy of much more than a late-round fantasy flier at the moment.
    • LOL LOL x 1
  7. Chronos

    Chronos Pro Bowler

    Mc Math is a burner but needs to put it all together. Sounds like he has shown improvement in camp. But pardon me if I don’t hold my breath.
    • Hit the Target Hit the Target x 1
  8. Chronos

    Chronos Pro Bowler

    Justin Graver called BS on this. If you read the daily camp reports/tweets, no one else is reporting this.
  9. Ontario Titan

    Ontario Titan Pro Bowler

    Says the same thing on Yahoo which can be all over the place... he'll be fine
  10. GoT

    GoT Strength and Honor

    dont disrespect The Inhaler... just aint nice & once he catches his breath it will be trouble for you mister
    • LOL LOL x 1
  • Welcome to

    Established in 2000, is the place for Tennessee Titans fans to talk Titans. Our roots go back to the Tennessee Oilers Fan Page in 1997 and we currently have 4,000 diehard members with 1.5 million messages. To find out about advertising opportunities, contact TitanJeff.
  • The Tip Jar

    For those of you interested in helping the cause, we offer The Tip Jar. For $2 a month, you can become a subscriber and enjoy without ads.

    Hit the Tip Jar