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Tennessee Titans corner battle comes down to risky or safe pick

August 26th, 2013 9:16 am by Jim Wyatt, The Tennessean

Tennessee Titans corner battle comes down to risky or safe pick

Tommie Campbell, left, and Alterraun Verner are competing for the Titans' other starting spot at cornerback. / TENNESSEAN FILE PHOTOS

The Titans have a decision to make at cornerback. Will they play it safe or roll the dice?

Alterraun Verner is the easy pick. He’s an experienced starter, a proven playmaker and one of the most respected players on the defense.

Tommie Campbell is considered more of a risk, just as he was in 2011 when the Titans used a seventh-round pick to draft him. He’s had trouble winning the complete trust of his coaches and he’s relatively inexperienced.

Anyone who watched Campbell in Saturday’s game against the Falcons, however, saw why the Titans think he fits their scheme best and has so much potential.

Read more at The Tennessean.



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