Wilson says he is ‘performed’ as a Titan in deleted tweet
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Almost per week after being placed on discover by the workforce’s basic supervisor, Tennessee Titans 2020 first-round NFL draft decide Isaiah Wilson wrote on Twitter on Monday evening that he’s “done with football as a Titan” earlier than deleting the tweet quickly after.
Wilson was the twenty ninth general choice in April’s draft however performed solely 4 snaps in his rookie season, which culminated in him being positioned on the non-football harm checklist in December. Earlier than that, Wilson discovered himself on the reserve/COVID-19 checklist twice final 12 months, throughout coaching camp and in October.
The rookie proper deal with additionally had a few run-ins with the regulation. The primary incident got here when Tennessee State College police broke up an off-campus occasion that Wilson had attended throughout coaching camp. Of their report, the police documented that Wilson went to the second-floor balcony, the place he appeared to briefly think about leaping. He acquired a trespass warning.
The second incident occurred when Wilson was arrested and charged with a DUI in September when he misplaced management of his automobile and struck a concrete wall.
Titans GM Jon Robinson addressed Wilson’s standing throughout a digital information convention on Tuesday, telling reporters he had not spoken to Wilson since placing him on the NFI checklist and suggesting that Wilson “makes a determination on whether he wants to do what it takes to play pro football.”
The Titans signed Wilson to a four-year, $11.6 million contract in August. Tennessee would have a $5.4 million salary-cap cost if it releases him.
Wilson’s company didn’t reply to a request for remark when contacted by ESPN on Monday evening.