The Tennessean's Jim Wyatt pegged Titans TE Taylor Thompson as a player who could see a bigger offensive role this season.
Titans TE Taylor Thompson was held without a catch in Week 13.
Taylor Thompson caught a nine-yard touchdown pass in the Titans' Week 10 loss to the Jaguars.
According to Pro Football Focus, just 31 percent of TE Taylor Thompson's snaps last season came on a play where he went out for a pass.
The Titans expect TE Taylor Thompson to be more of a factor in 2013.
Titans rookie TE Taylor Thompson caught two passes for 19 yards in the team's Week 17 win over Jacksonville.
Titans rookie TE Taylor Thompson has struggled in his first training camp, transitioning from college defensive end to NFL tight end.
Titans OC Chris Palmer said he "could not be more excited about a young player and his development" than he is with fifth-round TE Taylor Thompson.
The Nashville Tennessean confirms fifth-round TE Taylor Thompson's "rapid development" led to the release of veteran Daniel Graham last month.
Sources tell the Sporting News' Russ Lande that Titans fifth-rounder Taylor Thompson showed "elite athleticism similar to New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski" in offseason practices.
Titans GM Ruston Webster says fifth-round TE Taylor Thompson has been a "nice surprise" so far at OTAs.
Titans agreed to terms with fifth-round TE Taylor Thompson on a four-year contract.
Fifth-round TE Taylor Thompson's athleticism stood out at the Titans' rookie minicamp.
Titans OC Chris Palmer credits fifth-round pick Taylor Thompson with "uncanny" potential as a receiving tight end.