NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have picked up the fifth-year option on Pro Bowl left tackle Taylor Lewan.
General manager Jon Robinson announced the move Tuesday.READ MORE: City Of Detroit Secures $12.1 Million To Support 6 Affordable Housing Projects
The 11th pick overall in 2014, the 6-foot-7 Lewan helped anchor a much-improved offensive line last season. The Titans ranked third in the NFL in rushing offense and also tied for seventh-fewest sacks allowed with 28 a year after giving up a league-worst 54 sacks in 2015.READ MORE: Michigan Reports Its First Probable Case Of Monkeypox In Oakland County
Robinson says he talked with Lewan on Tuesday morning and picking up the option was an easy decision. The general manager says they’ll likely have discussions about a contract extension with someone who did a really nice job for them last season.Crime Without Punishment: Detroit Homicide Clearance Rates Rise as National Rates Fall
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