- Paul Kuharsky, ESPN Staff Writer
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But the next-biggest thing the Titans could do to spark an anemic offense and help to wake up a stalled run game is happening. Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean reports that fourth-round draft pick Brian Schwenke will replace Rob Turner as the team’s starting center.
I applaud the move, which I thought would arrive next week during the Titans' bye. Sooner is better than later. Schwenke is more physical than Turner and has far more upside.
Whatever the team loses in terms of time together is offset by getting a better player in the lineup. Running backs Chris Johnson and Shonn Greene, if he’s back from his knee injury, and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick all should benefit.
Schwenke might have some rookie moments, as Warmack has had. But they'll be easier to swallow than Turner's poor play has been.