12/31KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Titans | Akeem Ayers sees time at MLB: Tennessee Titans LB Akeem Ayers used use in the middle during nickel-package situations in Week 17 against the Jacksonville Jaguars....[+] He had very little experience at MLB, but finished with eight tackles, one sack and two quarterback hits with a forced fumble. 'I never practiced it last year or much this year,' Ayers said. 'We had some guys down, and Coach said this week, 'We need you to play middle linebacker.' I really had to study the playbook.'
News -- October 2012
10/30KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Titans | New roles for Akeem Ayers, Zach Brown: Tennessee Titans LB Akeem Ayers was on the field for just 36 snaps in the Week 8 game against the Indianapolis Colts, while rookie...[+] LB Zach Brown was on the field for 56 of his team's 76 defensive snaps. 'We felt Zach was ready to take over the nickel 'Will' linebacker spot off the ball,' head coach Mike Munchak said. 'He's been doing some of that the last two or three weeks.' Ayers is being used more as a rush end or defensive end.
News -- May 2012
5/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Titans | Akeem Ayers working on pass rushTennessee Titans LB Akeem Ayers said improving his pass-rush abilities will be a focus for him this season....[+]Tennessee Titans LB Akeem Ayers said improving his pass-rush abilities will be a focus for him this season.
News -- February 2012
2/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Titans | Akeem Ayers believes he could have played better: Tennessee Titans LB Akeem Ayers was happy with how he played this season but believes he could have made more of an impact on...[+] defense. 'I know I did some good things. But I am my harshest critic, and I feel like I couldve done a lot better. I feel like I couldve impacted games more than I did. But I can take positives in that I know what I can work on, and that is why this offseason is so important to me,' Ayers said.
2/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Titans | Looking to expand Akeem Ayers role in 2012: The Tennessee Titans plan on expanding LB Akeem Ayers role in the defense next season and use him more as a pass rusher. The...[+] team may line Ayers up on the defensive line during obvious pass situations so he can rush the quarterback.
News -- January 2012
1/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Titans | New defensive assistant praises Akeem Ayers: Tennessee Titans defensive assistant/pass rush specialist Keith Millard specifically mentioned LB Akeem Ayers as a player who...[+] can develop into a fierce pass rusher. 'He's going to be fun to work with,' Millard said. 'I'm looking forward to working with all the guys.'
News -- November 2011
11/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Titans | Young LBs showing more consistency: Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Munchak said Monday, Nov. 28, that LBs Akeem Ayers and Colin McCarthy are starting to show more...[+] consistency.