According to the Tennessean, the following players will not suit up for the Titans Saturday night against the Falcons in Atlanta: center Chris Spencer, center Gabe Ikard, quarterback Charlie Whitehurst, and defensive lineman Antonio Johnson and Mike Martin.
The Titans will be without the services of the following players Friday night against the Saints in preseason action: linebacker Colin McCarthy, center Chris Spencer, defensive lineman Antonio Johnson and defensive lineman Mike Martin.
Titans defensive lineman Antonio Johnson underwent arthoscopic knee surgery recently and doesn't have a timetable for his return to action, The Tennessean reports.
Johnson missed the team's preseason opener after suffering the injury earlier in training camp. He collected 22 tackles and three sacks last season while playing in all 16 games (six starts).
The Titans issued a list of inactives for Saturday night's preseason game against the Packers: linebacker David Gilbert, defensive end Marcus Dixon, defensive lineman Antonio Johnson and defensive lineman Mike Martin.
The Titans are bringing back defensive lineman Antonio Johnson , according to The Tennessean Tuesday. Johnson's deal is expected to be for two years, with financial terms not yet a available.
Johnson had the most productive season of his career in 2013, his first with the Titans. He appeared in 16 games for just the second time in six seasons, finishing with 22 tackles and three sacks.
The Titans are determined to re-sign free agent defensive tackle Antonio Johnson, reports the Tennessean. He had 22 tackles and three sacks while playing every game last season.
Titans defensive tackle Antonio Johnson got his third sack in the Week 7 loss to the 49ers. He finished with four tackles, including three solo stops.
Johnson is on a bye this week before Tennessee visits St. Louis in Week 9.
The Titans had two sacks Week 5 against the Chiefs, one by defensive end Ropati Pitoitua and one by defensive tackle Antonio Johnson. For Pitoitua, it was a big follow-up to his two-sack performance against the Jets last week. For Johnson, it was his second sack of the year.
Pitoitua finished with four tackles, including three solo. Johnson finished with just the one tackle.
The Titans defense shut out the Chargers in the fourth quarter Sunday, allowing the offense to stage a 20-17 comeback win. While the defensive unit played well as a team, there weren't a lot of standout statistical performers for the Titans Week 3.
Safety Michael Griffin had a team-high nine tackles (seven solo). Linebacker Moise Fokou also had seven solo tackles and finished with eight tackles. Safety Bernard Pollard had six tackles (four solo).
Cornerback Alterraun Verner managed four solo tackles, one pass defense and one fumble recovery, while linebacker Zach Brown had his worst game of the season, finishing with one solo tackle.
Defensive tackle Antonio Johnson and linebacker Akeem Ayers each had a a sack. Johnson finished with three tackles (two solo), while Ayers had just the lone tackle.
Antonio Johnson has signed a one-year deal with the Titans, according to The Tennessean. He has 1.5 sacks over a five-year career.