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Titans won't pick up Locker's option

Updated: May 1, 2014, 12:41 PM ET
By Paul Kuharsky | ESPN.com

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Jake Locker's play and injury history through his first four seasons didn't warrant the Tennessee Titans picking up his fifth-year contract option for 2015.

ESPN.com confirmed with sources familiar with the situation the team will not execute the option. The Tennessean first reported it Wednesday evening.

The fifth-year options for top 10 picks pays them the average of the top 10 salaries at their position. That number would be over $14 million for a quarterback.

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