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|In his two years in Seattle, Whitehurst did little to justify the Seahawks investment in him. And, the teamís decision to forfeit a third round and swap second round picks with San Diego (with the Seahawks moving down) seems to have been a poor one. Simply put, Whitehurst gave up on passing plays too soon, failed to get and stay settled in the pocket and displayed poor accuracy on all but the shortest of passes. His NFL career likely would have been over had the Chargers not decided to attempt to salvage it.
| QB Locker misses practice -- Wed Oct 8 7:17 pm --|
Titans' quarterback hopes to play despite sore thumb
|NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) ó Titans quarterback Jake Locker didn't practice Wednesday with a sore and swollen right thumb on his passing hand. He managed to throw some passes hopes to practice as much as possible the rest of the week. (AP)|
FF Today's Take: The Titans Week 6 opponent, Jacksonville, has been pretty generous to opposing quarterbacks this season. As a result, Jake Locker or Charlie Whitehurst may prove to be a useful plug and play option.
| Jake Locker expects to play versus Browns -- Wed Oct 1 6:30 pm --|
Practices with wrist injury
|NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jake Locker practiced Wednesday for the Tennessee Titans, and now the quarterback will see how his right wrist responds to a full session of throwing the ball. Locker isn't overly concerned, he expects to play Sunday against the Cleveland Browns. Ken Whisenhunt still wants to see how Locker feels Thursday after a full practice.
FF Today's Take: The Titans could only muster up 261 total yards against the Colts last Sunday with Charlie Whitehurst under center so fantasy owners should be hoping for Locker's return. Nonetheless, the entire passing game outside of TE Delanie Walker is a risky play against the Browns for week five.
| Locker out, Whitehurst to start for Tennessee -- Sun Sep 28 4:34 am --|
|Tennessee will start QB Charlie Whitehurst in place of the injured Jake Locker today at Indianapolis. (Adam Schefter via Twitter)|
FF Today's Take: Locker's wrist injury will keep him on the sidelines this week. Whitehurst will be a QB2 option against the Colts in Week 4.