"Ken is a well-respected coach in this league and I am looking forward to seeing his vision become reality for this team," Titans President and Chief Executive Tommy Smith said in a statement. "He has a history of building successful offenses and took Arizona to a
Whisenhunt, 51, will be introduced at a news conference Tuesday.
The Titans flew to San Diego on Friday and interviewed Whisenhunt, who started his coaching career in Nashville at Vanderbilt. He was the fourth person interviewed by the Titans, who fired
But the Titans had competition for Whisenhunt, who also interviewed with Detroit and Cleveland last week. The Tennessean reported the Titans interviewed Cincinnati defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer for a second time Monday in Houston before hiring Whisenhunt.
Whisenhunt spent six years coaching Arizona and took the
He interviewed with Cleveland twice last year before being hired as offensive coordinator in San Diego where he helped
Denver Broncos cornerback
"There's no doubt he's one of our better performers on defense throughout this season, but … we've lost some pretty good performers throughout the season and this team's been resilient," Coach
Harris was injured in the third quarter of Denver's 24-17 win over San Diego in the
After he went out, Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers staged a comeback from a 17-point deficit largely by targeting Harris' rusty replacement, veteran Quentin Jammer.
Harris had played more snaps than anybody on defense and had 65 tackles, three interceptions and 15 pass breakups, all career highs.
Fox wouldn't say if
If the Broncos don't stick with Jammer, they could move
Webster is playing with a cast on his right thumb, which he broke in two places a month ago, requiring surgery to insert six screws and five pins.
The Buffalo Bills fired linebackers coach Chuck Driesbach in what is regarded as a surprise move.
Driesbach was in his first season in Buffalo, and joined the team after spending 36 seasons at the college level. He was responsible for coaching inside linebackers. That group included Kiko Alonso, a candidate for defensive rookie of the year.