The Tennessee Titans named retired linebacker Tim Shaw as one of their six captains for the 2017 season, the team announced Monday. Shaw, a former member of the team, is battling ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
“It is real special for Tim to be with us,” linebacker Wesley Woodyard, one of the other captains, told the team website. “Nobody knows how many days you have on this earth, and him battling ALS, it shows the courage he has to keep going on. It is amazing to have him around, and we cherish him.”
That comes out to a 1.4 rating, with 2.2 million viewers on CBS, according to the report, which also notes those numbers are down 42 percent from the Tennessee Titans vs. Oakland Raiders game a year ago, and down 53 and 55 percent, respectively, from the Seattle Seahawks vs. Chargers game from 2015.
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But they’re both terrible teams, have been for some time, and a preseason game between them sounds like a dreadful thing to watch. Even Cheap Softball Jerseys For Girls with all of that, these numbers are pretty staggering, especially when combined with the fact that the venue was mostly empty during the game.