Jags Acquire LB Correa From Titans For 6th-rounder In 2021

Jags Acquire LB Correa From Titans For 6th-rounder In 2021

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.: The Jacksonville Jaguars acquired linebacker Kamalei Correa from the Tennessee Titans on Wednesday for a late-round pick.

The Jaguars sent a sixth-round pick in 2021 to the Titans for Correa and a seventh-round selection.

Tennessee coach Mike Vrabel said earlier in the day the team was preparing to release Correa.

Now, things change, someone may reach out and that would be another situation that could happen, Vrabel said. But as of now, I think well plan on going in another direction and moving on.

Jacksonville did, looking for depth at the linebacker position. The Jaguars (1-4) played without starter Myles Jack (ankle) last week at Houston and lost backup Dakota Allen (foot) in the team’s fourth straight loss.

Tennessee (4-0) re-signed Correa in March after he tied for second on the team with five sacks in 2019. But he became expendable with the addition of veteran pass rushers Vic Beasley and Jadeveon Clowney.

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