In partnership with the NFL in the UK

NFL

NFL Draft first rounder won't curb nasty ways

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Tennessee Titans new left tackle Taylor Lewan is ready to dominate in the NFL during the 2014 season, and he admits that he will do the dirty work if his team needs him to.

Lewan gained a reputation during his college years in Michigan as a player that didn't take any prisoners.

This led to endless offensive foul calls against him with Lewan's discipline coming into question many times. But the first round draft pick says he won't curb his nasty ways, with a lot of strong play coming on the back of his aggressiveness. 

When the Titans were looking for who to pick in the first round of the draft, Lewan's nasty streak will have been one of the major selling points.

The 6ft 7inch 309-pound was a huge asset for Michigan because of his intense nature that came with the way he attacks the game and his opponents.

"There is definitely a line, and I think there were a couple of times that I absolutely overstepped it in my career at Michigan," Lewan told The Tennessean.

"I'm going to do some things here and there, and obviously you never want to put the team in position to lose or hurt us in any way.

"But if I need to be that guy that steps in when my quarterback is getting hit and maybe toss (defenders) around a little more than I should, then I'm definitely willing to be that guy."

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
NFL
NFL Draft
Tennessee Titans
NFL Playoffs

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - NFL Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again