Compton signed to the Titans' active roster from the practice squad Tuesday, Jim Wyatt of the team's official site reports.
The 31-year-old re-signed with Tennessee on Tuesday as he continues to bounce between the team's practice squad and active roster. Compton mostly played special teams in his early-season appearances, but he had nine tackles while playing a bigger defensive role in the past two games.
Compton was released by the Titans on Monday, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports.
Compton appeared in five games this season and had six total tackles while mostly playing special teams. The 31-year-old likely will fill a similar role if he's able to latch on elsewhere.
Compton was signed by the Titans on Thursday, NFL.com reports.
Compton heads back to Tennessee, where he played in 12 games during the 2018 season. The 30-year-old linebacker is coming off a season with the Raiders in which he played nine games after being signed at the end of October, recording 41 tackles (26 solo) in the process. He will add a veteran presence to the Titans' linebacker room and will also be reunited with fellow podcast host Taylor Lewan.
Compton recorded 41 tackles over nine games in 2019.
Compton started the year on the Saints' injured reserve list, but he was let go with an injury settlement before signing with the Raiders. The 30-year-old linebacker worked in a reserve role for the first five games with his new team, but he started over the final four contests, accruing 29 tackles in that stretch. Compton will be an unrestricted free agent in March.
Compton racked up 12 tackles (10 solo) in Sunday's 24-17 win over the Chargers.
Compton has tallied 21 total tackles in the Raiders' past two games, leading the team during this brief stretch with a Week 17 matchup against the Broncos on the horizon.
Compton racked up nine tackles (five solo) in Sunday's 20-16 loss to the Jaguars.
Compton had played no more than 20 defensive snaps in a single contest since joining the Raiders in Week 9, but he was dealt a full workload Sunday while leading the team in tackles along the way. Given his solid performance, Compton figures to start at middle linebacker once again in Week 16 against the Chargers.
Compton signed a contract with the Raiders on Wednesday, Scott Bair of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
Compton joined the Saints late in the preseason and suffered an ankle injury in the final exhibition game, leading to his release with an injury settlement. The 30-year-old appeared in 12 games with the Titans in 2018 and had 16 tackles (nine solo) and one forced fumble.
Compton (ankle) and the Saints have come to terms on an injury settlement per the NFL's official transaction log.
Compton suffered an ankle injury in the Saints' preseason finale. He was subsequently waived with an injury designation. From there, he went unclaimed and reverted to the team's injured reserve. He is now free to look for a new destination once his health allows it.
Compton (ankle) was placed on injured reserve Friday, per the NFL transactions page.
Compton joined the team late in preseason, and unfortunately he suffered an ankle injury in the preseason finale. While the initial prognosis of his injury was mild, it's clearly more severe, as Compton will be shut down for the season unless he works out an injury settlement with the team.
Compton exited Thursday's preseason game against the Dolphins with an ankle injury, NOLA.com reports.
Compton had four tackles (one solo) before rolling his ankle late in the first quarter. The 29-year-old was designated probable to return, but he never actually retook the field and finished with 10 defensive snaps.
The Saints signed Compton on Wednesday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.
Compton spent 2018 with the Titans, primarily playing on special teams, making 16 tackles and forcing a fumble. The 29-year-old will look to add depth to a solid linebacking core, and could certainly earn a spot on the roster with the help of his special teams prowess.
Compton (hamstring) does not carry an injury designation for Sunday's game against the Jets, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports.
Compton was able to fully participate in Friday's practice after having been limited Thursday. He's on track to play his usual role on special teams during Sunday's tilt against the Jets.
Compton (hamstring) was a limited participant in Thursday's practice, Turron Davenport of ESPN.com reports.
Compton was not listed on Wednesday's injury report, so it appears that he picked up the hamstring injury during practice. The 29-year-old missed three games earlier this season due to a hamstring issue, but it remains to be seen whether his current injury is related. Compton has not played a defensive snap since Week 5, so if he were to miss any time, Tennessee's defense would likely remain unaffected.
Compton (hamstring) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice, Turron Davenport of ESPN.com reports.
Compton has missed three straight games due to a lingering hamstring injury, but now appears to have fully recovered. Barring any setbacks, expect the rotational linebacker to suit up for Sunday's tilt against the Patriots.
Compton (hamstring) is inactive for Monday's game against the Cowboys, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports.
Compton will miss his third consecutive game due to a lingering ankle injury. The 29-year-old appeared to have a legitimate shot of suiting up Monday, but will ultimately remain sidelined as he continues to manage his recovery. Jayon Brown and Daren Bates could receive an uptick in defensive snaps as long as Compton remains out.
Compton (hamstring) is listed as questionable for Monday's game against the Cowboys, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports.
Compton started the week with a pair of full practices and appeared to be past the hamstring issue, but apparently suffered a setback and was a limited participant Saturday. The 29-year-old missed the last two games and is now in danger of missing a third.
Compton (hamstring) was a full participant in Thursday's practice, Turron Davenport of ESPN.com reports.
Compton missed two consecutive games due to a lingering hamstring issue, but he appears to have returned to health during the Titans' bye week. Barring any setbacks, the rotational linebacker is expected to play during Monday's game against the Cowboys.
Compton (hamstring) was ruled out of Sunday's game against the Chargers in London.
Compton will miss his second straight game with the hamstring issue that kept him from practicing this week. Wesley Woodyard (shoulder) is clear of an injury designation and will start alongside Rashaan Evans at inside linebacker.
Compton has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Ravens due to a hamstring injury.
The severity of Compton's hamstring injury remains unclear, but it will keep him sidelined Sunday after he was unable to practice throughout the week. Fellow inside linebacker Wesley Woodyard (shoulder) is considered questionable, so Jayon Brown could see an increased snap count next to Rashaan Evans.
Compton recorded two tackles during Saturday's preseason game against the Steelers.
While Compton seems to be over the foot injury that landed him on injured reserve last November, he doesn't seem to have a clear role in advance of the 2018 campaign. Not only has first-round rookie Rashaan Evans jumped him on the depth chart, but Jayon Brown has also outplayed him this preseason, leaving Compton far off the IDP radar until further notice.
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