It’s noteworthy that a pair of clubs boasting such capable defenses made it to the season’s final game.
Concussions, player discipline, fantasy football, officiating and quality of play are all pressing matters for the league.
They allow the way they play to be altered by such considerations as whether they could get hurt or exacerbate an existing injury.
The 2016 class includes former players Rockne Freitas and Troy Polamalu.
The Atlanta Falcons learned of his situation and invited him to their facilities and a home game.
The allegations stem from an Al Jazeera report set to air Sunday.
Quarterback Cam Newton was picked for the third time.
Earlier Monday national reports indicated Mariota was done for the season.
The win snapped Tennessee’s 11-game home losing streak.
At 2-9 overall in 2015, losing has been a new obstacle for the reigning Heisman Trophy winner.
Oakland ended the Titans’ last chance by intercepting Mariota with 43 seconds left.
The group hopes their aloha spirit can snap the 10 home game losing streak.
The 2016 Pro Bowl will be televised live on ESPN from Aloha Stadium on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016.
Tennessee rookie Marcus Mariota was 16 for 24 for 185 yards and an interception.
The Titans QB went 28-39 for 371 yards, no interceptions, and four touchdowns for a 135.7 passer rating.
The Hawaii-born quarterback threw four TD passes with no interceptions.
Mike Mularkey will take over as interim coach.
The Miami Dolphins player that caused the injury last Sunday was fined a total of $37,000 by the NFL.
The hearings will be held later this month in Oakland, St. Louis and San Diego.
The rookie quarterback needed a knee brace after being hit low.