NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Titans have signed three-time All-American wrestler Adam Coon to play on the offensive.
Coon set a college record of 116-15 while wrestling in Michigan but never played football for them Wolverines. Coon, a four-time high school state wrestling champion, was named Detroit Athletic Club High School Athlete of the Year as a senior in high school.
Coon has no college football experience but was an all-state linebacker at Fowlerville High School in Michigan in 2012 and was a laudable offensive lineman in 2010 and 2011.
Tennessee also placed cornerbacks Kevin Johnson on the reserve retirement list. Johnson signed a $ 2.25 million one-year deal with the Titans in March. The team also refrains from (injured) offensive tackle Anthony McKinney.