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NASHVILLE, Tenn. Cheap Air Max NZ Free Shipping . -- Tennessee linebacker Brian Orakpo is off to the best start of his career with four sacks in four games.With the Titans trying to shake off a 1/3 start, he wants even more.I want to excel in everything I do, Orakpo said Thursday.Yeah, its definitely a fast start, and I attribute that to a lot of hard work I put in in the offseason and just playing my game. I feel very comfortable in my abilities and just got to keep coming and leading these boys.The three-time Pro Bowl linebacker, who turned 30 in July, actually has four sacks over the past three games and is responsible for most of Tennessees six sacks so far. This compares to last season when he had five of his seven sacks over a four-game stretch and ranks among the best in franchise history.This is why Tennessee signed Orakpo as a free agent coming off a season where injuries limited the linebacker to just seven games.Orakpo, who tore a pectoral muscle three times while playing with the Washington Redskins, has started every game since coming to Tennessee and tied for the team lead with seven sacks.Defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau said Orakpos approach never changes.Hes doing the same thing that he always does, LeBeau said. He just plays hard every down. He makes plays. Hes a great leader in the game, hes a great leader on the sideline, hes a great leader in the locker room. Hes just a plus. Hes a coachs dream. He does the same thing every year. He doesnt know any other way to do it.Orakpo has become the 13th player in franchise history with four sacks within the first four games and sixth since 1999 when the team became known as the Titans. That includes Carlos Hall (2002), Kyle Vanden Bosch (2005), Albert Haynesworth (2008), Dave Ball (2010) and Derrick Morgan (2015).If Orakpo adds another sack when the Titans play Miami (1-3), he would join Vanden Bosch, Jason Babin (2010) and Haynesworth with five or more sacks in the first five games.Were hoping to join him in the sack column soon enough, Morgan said. I actually think were doing a good job of getting pressure on quarterbacks.Its just a matter of getting home. Were playing a lot of quarterbacks that are getting rid of the ball pretty fast as a whole. Were not getting home and getting the sack. I think thats going to come as the year progresses.Miami quarterback Ryan Tannehill already has been sacked 11 times this season, including five in the Dolphins 22-7 loss at Cincinnati on Sept. 29. With left tackle Branden Albert yet to practice because of illness and an ankle injury this week, Orakpo could be going against rookie Laremy Tunsil.Orakpo said the 13th draft pick overall out of Mississippi, is bigger and more athletic than most rookie tackles. Orakpo also has confidence in his teammates whove been so close to beating a path to the quarterback, hitting the passer just as the ball has been thrown.We got a lot of guys frustrated in this locker room because we all want the sacks, we want to have those high sack numbers, want to be one of the tops in the league, Orakpo said. And they definitely will come.Game notes The Titans had The Weather Channel on at least two TVs inside the locker room Thursday monitoring Hurricane Matthew ahead of Sundays game. The NFL is monitoring the hurricane and planning contingencies for the game in case resources are needed elsewhere for public safety. ... Titans RT Jack Conklin (shoulder) practiced fully Thursday after being limited Wednesday. TE Jace Amaro (shoulder) was limited for a second straight practice. S DaNorris Searcy (ankle), CB Cody Riggs (hamstring) and NT Al Woods (calf) did not practice. ... Titans coach Mike Mularkey visited with members of the New Zealand soccer team after practice, and a few players tried kicking field goals with kicker Ryan Succop. New Zealand plays Mexico on Saturday night at the Titans stadium.---Online:AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and AP NFL Twitter feed: https://twitter.com/AP-NFL---Follow Teresa M. Walker at www.twitter.com/teresamwalker Air Max NZ Online . 8 Kansas to a 64-63 win over Texas Tech on Tuesday night. The freshman from Vaughan, Ont. Wholesale Shoes NZ . 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The defense still gives up too many scoring drives and cant come up with enough big plays.But the coach isnt going anywhere. Adam Gase is still in the honeymoon phase in his first season, and confident he can fix his teams many problems.I dont think were off-course, Gase said Friday. Everybody wants to just, `The sky is falling. Youve got to keep working. Good teams keep working.The Dolphins arent a good team yet, as Thursdays 22-7 loss at Cincinnati showed. They managed only eight first downs, while the defense gave up five scoring drives of 45 yards or more and didnt have a takeaway.Miamis record isnt surprising -- all three losses have been on the road against 2015 playoff teams -- but the mostly dismal performances have been distressing. The lone win was in overtime against lowly Cleveland, which came within a last-second field goal of an upset.I hope everybodys uncomfortable at this point, defensive end Cameron Wake said. You dont want to be in this situation.Gase, a former offensive coordinator and Miamis play caller, is unhappy mostly with the inability to move the ball. But he said his offense also sputtered early in the season in 2015 at Chicago and in 2012 in Denver, when the quarterback was Peyton Manning.Its no fun going through this part of it, Gase said. But the way this offense goes, the longer youre in it, the easier it gets and the faster you can play.Tannehill sounded even less patieent than his coach about the lack of productivity. Clearance Air Max NZ Store. It has gone on too long, Tannehill said. It has to be important to everyone who steps on that field. We have to get it fixed right now.In defense of the Dolphins, they did play without six injured starters at Cincinnati, while Gase benched a seventh, cornerback Byron Maxwell, who didnt get on the field. His replacement, Tony Lippett, struggled A.J. Green , who caught 10 passes for 173 yards and a score.Three-time Pro Bowl center Mike Pouncey, who missed the first four games with a hip injury, is expected to return to practice Monday and bolster a line that has been awful. The Bengals sacked Tannehill five times, had seven knockdowns and 10 hurries, and forced him to fumble.Tannehill draws criticism for indecision when the pockets collapsing, and Gase acknowledged theres room for improvement, but added: We need to do a better job of actually blocking guys, too. Everybody wants him to step up. Where?The players are off this weekend and then have four consecutive home games: against Tennessee, Pittsburgh, Buffalo and the New York Jets, who are a combined 5-7.Gase said hell spend this weekend evaluating the first four games. He wants to pare down a four-running back rotation.Will there be other lineup changes? I dont really foresee anything, but things can change over the next three days, Gase said.Lippett remains a starter for now, he said.---AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and http://twitter.com/AP-NFL---Follow Steven Wine on Twitter: http://twitter.com/Steve-Wine. His work can be found at http://bigstory.ap.org/content/steven-wine ' ' ' 

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