A yr in the past, Rashard Davis was 1 of the Tennessee Titans’ top rated offseason performers.
He won’t get a chance to repeat.
Davis was a person of two players the Titans launched Monday, a day just after the summary of their rookie minicamp. Kalija Lipscomb, a large receiver out of Vanderbilt took aspect in that minicamp on a tryout basis and was signed, which correctly value Davis his spot.
Lipscomb (6-foot, 200) was an undrafted cost-free agent in 2020 who expended time with the Kansas Town Chiefs and Green Bay Packers very last year. He has however to seem in an NFL common period video game. The 23-calendar year-outdated ranks amongst Vanderbilt’s all-time top 10 for receptions (198), acquiring yards (2,356) and receiving touchdowns (22). As a junior in 2018, he led the Southeastern Convention with 87 receptions.
Davis, 25, produced his NFL debut with Tennessee in the ultimate match of 2019 and then made a single playoff overall look that period. He caught 1 go for 16 yards and returned two punts for 9 yards versus the Houston Texans in his normal-year appearance and truthful caught two punts in the wild card victory over the New England Patriots.
Undrafted out of James Madison in 2017, he also has used time with the Eagles and Raiders.
Coach Mike Vrabel named Davis (5-9, 175) one particular of the team’s 2020 offseason performers of the 12 months for his initiatives prior to education camp. However, he was among the the players slice when rosters have been lessened to 53 for the begin of the typical year. He remained unsigned right until the final 7 days of December, when the Titans introduced him back again to the follow squad.
He was signed to a futures agreement for 2021 days just after a decline to Baltimore in the wild card round of final season’s playoffs.
In addition to Davis, linebacker Davin Bellamy was produced with a non-football personal injury classification. Tennessee signed Bellamy, who in a few several years has been a observe squad participant for Houston and Cincinnati, to a futures deal in January.