Houston gave Benardrick McKinney permission to transfer looking a trade over the old couple of days. The Dolphins and Titans showed the most interest. It came together this AM. https://t.co/kE9qs8lI8D
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 14, 2021
The Tennessee Titans were reportedly among the teams with the most interest in trading for inside linebacker Bernardrick McKinney ahead of the Houston Texans traded him to the Miami Dolphins for defensive finish Shaq Lawson.
The deal between the Texans and Dolphins additionally reportedly includes a swap of leisurely-spherical picks, with Houston getting a sixth-rounder while sending relief a seventh-rounder to Miami.
The Titans’ mere interest in McKinney might maybe snarl so a lot about what the prolonged perambulate holds for inside linebacker Jayon Brown, who is determined to be a free agent this offseason.
If the belief used to be to bring Brown relief, likelihood is the Titans wouldn’t were in on a trade for the ragged linebacker, who would were a stable alternative for Tennessee’s feeble fifth-spherical gain.
We’ll thought if that belief holds valid in the days ahead with the apt tampering length beginning on Monday, March 15, and the reliable begin of free company landing on Wednesday, March 17.