Titans safety Griffin misses first career game
Tennessee Titans free safety Michael Griffin is inactive for the
first time in his career with a right quadriceps injury, ending a
streak of 103 consecutive starts.
Griffin is a two-time Pro Bowl player and has started all but
seven times in seven seasons. Titans offensive tackle David Stewart
also is inactive with a shoulder injury Sunday against St.
The Rams are without running back Daryl Richardson, who had been
questionable with a foot injury. Shelley Smith started at right
guard in place of Harvey Dahl, out at least a few weeks with a knee
George Wilson started in place of Griffin, who had been
questionable and missed two days of practice. Stewart had also been
Titans middle linebacker Colin McCarthy started for the second
straight week in place of Moise Fokou (knee), who did not practice
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