Category: Mike Munchak

Mike Munchak: Gregg Williams Will “Be Involved in Everything we do”

Monday, February 11th, 2013

When Gregg Williams became the chief villain tied to the bounty scandal in New Orleans last year, many figured Williams would be blackballed from coaching ever again. But the defensive expert was reinstated by the league last week and has already been hired to join Mike Munchak's coaching staff in ...

Mike Munchak Disputes Report That Tennessee Titans Are Feeling A Sense Of Panic

Friday, November 9th, 2012

The Tennessee Titans have won three times this year by a combined seven points, but three weeks ago it looked like things were starting to go right as they won two games in a row -- one against Pittsburgh and another at Buffalo. However, the Titans followed that stretch up ...

Matt Hasselbeck Regrets the Way He Handled Rocky Offseason

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Matt Hasselbeck has had quite the ride of late. He came close to being replaced by Peyton Manning in the offseason, survived that, and then was replaced by Jake Locker in training camp. But with a 1-4 start under their belt and Locker hurt, Hasselbeck led the Titans to a ...

Jake Locker Hopes Having an Actual Offseason Will Lead to Bigger and Better Things in Year Two

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

Jake Locker was one of the big surprises of the 2011 NFL Draft when the Tennessee Titans selected him with the eighth overall pick. As with many rookies last year, he wasn't helped by the lockout, and he never became fully entrenched. Locker never started a game, but played quite ...

Titans Coach Mike Munchak Is Happy To Not Be Involved In the Quarterback Race This Year

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

The Tennessee Titans made one of the interesting moves in the draft last year when they selected quarterback Jake Locker with the eighth overall pick. One year earlier, Locker appeared to be on track to be the No. 1 overall pick, but dropped when he went back to Washington. Fast ...

Mike Munchak on What to Expect From Titans’ Rushing Attack in 2012: “I Think You’ll See a Huge Improvement”

Monday, April 16th, 2012

The Tennessee Titans spent nearly two weeks this offseason chasing a legendary quarterback in an attempt to improve an offense that lacked electricity throughout a mediocre 2011 season. But they swung and missed on Peyton Manning, and now they'll have to pick between young Jake Locker and old Matt Hasselbeck. ...

Mike Munchak Blames Chris Johnson’s Mediocre Season on His Holdout, But Says Johnson Will Return

Friday, January 6th, 2012

Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson did break the 1,000-yard mark this year, but ran for just four yards per carry and scored just four touchdowns all season. Perhaps it's not shocking, but coach Mike Munchak is pretty blunt is saying that the fact that Johnson didn't show up to ...

Mike Munchak’s Titans Contending for Improbable Playoff Berth: “Anything is still possible. That’s all you can ask for in our first year.”

Friday, December 9th, 2011

The New Orleans Saints have been red hot offensively over the last two games scoring a total of 80 points against the New York Giants and Detroit Lions at home. Drew Brees has been unconscious over this stretch as the Saints offense is spreading the ball around to every weapon ...

Mike Munchak Sounds More Like an Offensive Line Coach than a Master Motivator Head Coach…To Me at Least

Monday, April 11th, 2011

Hmmm. Maybe it's just me, but I thought the whole point of a regime change was to infuse new life and personality into an organization. That's not always the case of course. But in the case of the Tennessee Titans, who previously had the longest tenured coach in the league ...

Mike Munchak Finally Gets the Opportunity to Coach the Franchise That Drafted Him

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

After spending the previous 14 seasons as Jeff Fisher’s offensive line coach, Mike Munchak has finally got the opportunity he has been dreaming about for some time.  He wasn’t quite sure if he would ever become a head coach but once he heard of Fisher’s departure, Munchak wanted the Titans ...