Free agent linebacker
Worilds was rumored to be a target for the Titans and reunite with former defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau. Worilds totaled 144 tackles and 25 1/2-sacks in five seasons with the Steelers.
According to The Tennessean, the Titans have expressed interest in bringing in free agents safety
McCourty is the top free agent safety in this year's group, though the Eagles and Giants are looking like the top bidders for his services.
Worilds is comfortable with associate head coach Dick LeBeau as he played under him in Pittsburgh. He would likely mesh well into what the Titans are looking to do on that side of the ball.
Williams has familiarity with the Titans as they selected him in the seventh round of the 2008 NFL draft. Williams is also reportedly receiving interest from the Seahawks, Jets and Ravens.
The Titans are also hopeful of bringing back outside linebacker
The Steelers have decided against using the transition tag on Worilds, electing to let the open market decide how much his value is worth. Worilds totaled 59 tackles and 7.5 sacks during the 2014 season.
The deadline for all teams to use the franchise or transition tag is Monday.
Worilds was taken by Pittsburgh in the second round of the 2010 NFL draft out of Virginia Tech. He's spent all five of his NFL seasons with the Steelers.
"Maybe he comes back, maybe he moves on," Colbert said during Tuesday's combine press conference. "We'd love to have him back if it all fits."
Worilds turned in a productive 2014 campaign, registering 59 tackles with 7 1/2 sacks in all 16 games.
Colbert said the team feels Worilds had a productive season in 2014 and he has the potential to be better in 2015. In 2014, Worilds played in 16 games and registered 59 tackles with 7 1/2 sacks.
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