The Titans chosen Treylon Burks, a large receiver from Arkansas, with the No. 18 general choose, a transfer enabled by a blockbuster commerce of the Pro Bowl receiver A.J. Brown to the Philadelphia Eagles. The Titans additionally obtained a third-round choose.
Brown missed 4 video games final season as a result of of accidents, however was the group’s main receiver, posting 869 yards and 5 touchdowns earlier than the Titans misplaced within the divisional spherical of the A.F.C. playoffs. In 2020, he was chosen to the Pro Bowl after recording 1,075 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns.
As the receiver market boomed this low season, and stars like Davante Adams and Tyreek Hill obtained huge new contracts with new groups, Brown didn’t report to voluntary exercises. Titans Coach Mike Vrabel stated earlier that the group wouldn’t commerce Brown, however the take care of Philadelphia apparently modified their minds. Brown will pair with the Eagles’ second-year receiver DeVonta Smith and turn into a predominant weapon for quarterback Jalen Hurts.
Burks posted 1,104 yards and 11 touchdowns final season, and can be a focus in a Titans offense that leans closely on working again Derrick Henry.