DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
11 hours ago

Murray (finger) is healthy and ready for the start of training camp, Paul Kuharsky of 104-5 The Zone reports.

EDGE Analysis

Murray recently underwent a minor procedure on the ring finger on his right hand to address an issue that dates back to the start of the 2016 season. Although he missed a little practice time in June, the seventh-year Oklahoma product should be operating at full speed from the outset of training camp.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
1 month ago

Murray (finger) was held out of practice Tuesday, the Tennessean reports.

EDGE Analysis

Murray, who recently underwent a procedure to correct a finger issue that had bothered him since early last season, has now ditched the cast on his hand and is sporting a splint on his right ring finger. He's expected to be ready for training camp, per Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
1 month ago

Murray (finger) is expected to have his cast removed Monday, NFL.com's Tiffany Blackmon reports.

EDGE Analysis

It turns out that Murray, who was reported to have undergone hand surgery this week, actually went under the knife to repair the ring finger on his right hand to address an injury that dates back to Week 2 of last season. At the time, Murray had thought the finger would heal on its own, which is why he put off any sort of surgical procedure until the offseason. No matter, the injury is not considered serious and Murray is expected to return to full form by training camp.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
2 months ago

Murray recently had a minor procedure performed on his right hand, but is expected to be back for training camp, Jim Wyatt of Titans Online reports.

EDGE Analysis

The specifics of the procedure weren't released, but it doesn't sound like anything serious. Murray could be out of his cast by Monday, so he shouldn't miss extensive time. Mularkey already indicated earlier this offseason that he expects Murray to be "the guy" this year and this recent procedure isn't expected to change that, as Murray should be good to go ahead of training camp.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
5 months ago

Head coach Mike Mularkey considers Murray (foot) to be "the guy" in the Titans' backfield, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official site reports. "He has shown he is the guy and he will continue to be that guy," Mularkey said Wednesday.

EDGE Analysis

Mularkey was asked whether 2016 second-round pick Derrick Henry will be a bigger part of the offense next season, to which the head honcho expressed his support of Murray as the main man. Henry is an insurance policy in the event Murray suffers an injury, but the latter didn't miss one game in his first campaign with the Titans, despite coming down with a torn plantar plate in his right foot in Week 8. Mularkey is a proponent of "a one-two punch to smash it down peoples' throats," so the 29-year-old Murray may yield some touches at times to his younger counterpart. Considering Mularkey's other comments, though, a healthy Murray should be the recipient of 20-plus touches per game, as he was on 11 occasions last year.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
7 months ago

Murray may undergo offseason surgery on the torn plantar plate in his right foot, The Tennessean reports. "It's just all about rest, and if it feels good after some time, then I think we'll skip the surgery," Murray said Monday. "But if not, I think that's something that [Titans director of sports medicine] Todd [Toriscelli] and those guys will have to decide, and we'll come up with a game plan. It just all depends on how I feel after a couple weeks."

EDGE Analysis

Murray was running roughshod over the league during the first two months of the season, reaching the century mark on the ground four times in the first eight games. In the final outing of that run, though, he injured his foot and was variously listed with either foot or toe ailments for the remainder of the campaign. With regard to that part of the body, the plantar plate is a ligament structure that stabilizes toes in one's feet, hence the fluctuation between foot and toe on those injury reports. Once the prescribed period of rest is complete, it appears as if Murray and the Titans will come to a conclusion regarding the lingering issue, despite head coach Mike Mularkey not knowing a procedure was potentially on the table as of Monday.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
7 months ago

Murray rushed 11 times for 21 yards, and caught his lone target for minus-2 yards in Sunday's 24-17 win over Houston.

EDGE Analysis

After tying his season-low with 42 rushing yards last week, Murray halved that number in the finale. He was significantly outplayed by rookie backup Derrick Henry, who managed 65 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries. Murray had a fantastic first season with the Titans despite the unimpressive finish, rushing 293 times for 1,287 yards and nine touchdowns.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
7 months ago

Murray rushed 14 times for 42 yards, and added two catches for 18 yards on four targets in Saturday's 38-17 loss to Jacksonville.

EDGE Analysis

Murray tied his season low in rushing yards while averaging just 3.0 yards per carry. He still got the lion's share of carries despite the poor performance, with backup Derrick Henry rushing just four times for 13 yards. Quarterback Marcus Mariota will be out for the season finale after breaking his fibula late in the third quarter, so expect the Texans to sell out to stop Murray with the AFC South crown potentially on the line.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
7 months ago

Murray rushed 18 times for 89 yards, and added five catches for 52 yards on six targets Sunday against the Chiefs.

EDGE Analysis

Murray got the majority of the work on the ground, but backup Derrick Henry scored both of Tennessee's touchdowns. The lack of goal line production didn't negatively impact Murray's production too much, as he still topped 80 rushing yards for the ninth time in 14 games. He's averaging over 4.5 yards per carry for the third time in four seasons.

DeMarco Murray
RB TEN (8)
7 months ago

Murray rushed 21 times for 92 yards and a touchdown, but failed to catch either of his two targets in Sunday's 13-10 win over the Broncos. He also threw an incompletion on a trick play.

EDGE Analysis

Murray received half of the Titans' 42 rushing attempts, as they jumped out to a 13-0 lead and mostly kept the ball on the ground from there. He was significantly more effective than backup Derrick Henry (12 carries for 42 yards), and looked much more spry after struggling in his last two games prior to the Week 13 bye. With 1,043 yards and eight touchdowns this season, Murray has reestablished himself as one of the league's premier rushing threats following a down year in Philadelphia.