The Titans went into this draft with no immediate need on the offensive line. Nine-year veteran Michael Roos has a year left on his contract and has started all but one game since 2006 at left tackle for the Titans,Dallas Cowboys Jersey White
. Tennessee signed Michael Oher in March as their new right tackle with a four-year deal for $20 million but could get out of that deal after a year costing only $6 million.
Tennessee had its choice of quarterbacks to replace often-injured Jake Locker with only Blake Bortles unavailable and no trade offers that fit. So the Titans chose to bolster protection for the quarterback. Webster said Lewan was the top-rated player on their draft board and someone they saw among the top three left tackles available this year.