Titans again say QB Ryan Tannehill is the backup

Since Ryan Tannehill arrived in Tennessee, Mike Vrabel repeatedly has had to answer questions about Marcus Mariota‘s hold on the starting job. The Titans coach has never wavered.

But the questions aren’t going away.

Vrabel again had to address the topic this week during a conference call for the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament. He again gave Mariota a vote of confidence.

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Vrabel went on to say Tannehill's job as the backup is to "push the guy in front of him." Of course, Mariota has to stay healthy for this to hold true. He's getting paid $20.9 million this season as the team picked up his fifth-year option and it's certainly a make-or-break year for the QB.

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