QB Whitehurst in familiar role as Matt Hasselbeck's backup
NOV 18, 1:47p ET | FOX Sports
Rotowire: Nov 12 / 1:53p ET
News: The Colts have claimed Whitehurst off waivers from the Titans.
Impact: With Andrew Luck sidelined, Whitehurst is in line to serve in a backup capacity for the Colts behind Matt Hasselbeck, who is slated to fill in for Luck.
Rotowire: Nov 11 / 8:59a ET
News: The Titans have waived Whitehurst.
Impact: The move frees up a roster spot for the activation of running back David Cobb, while Marcus Mariota (who has recovered from a knee issue) and Zach Mettenberger remain on hand to handle the Titans' QB duties.
StatsLLC: Nov 11 / 12:00a ET
News: The Tennessee Titans have waived Charlie Whitehurst, freeing a roster space to bring back rookie running back David Cobb from injured reserve-designated to return.
Impact: Whitehurst had the best season of his career last year starting five games for Tennessee and throwing for 1,326 yards with seven touchdowns and only two interceptions. Coach Ken Whisenhunt helped bring Whitehurst to Tennessee to help teach Jake Locker, then Marcus Mariota his offense. But the Titans fired Whisenhunt last week.