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NFL Free Agency 2013: Titans sign Ropati Pitoitua

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The Titans continue their efforts in free agency to beef up the defensive line.

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>The <a href="https://twitter.com/search/%23Titans">#Titans</a> have agreeed to terms with former Chiefs DL Ropati Pitoitua</p>&mdash; Jim Wyatt (@jwyattsports) <a href="https://twitter.com/jwyattsports/status/316226738998870016">March 25, 2013</a></blockquote>

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The Titans are serious about beefing up the interior of their defensive line. Pitoitua is a 6-8 315 pound defensive tackle that is sure to eat up space in the middle of the line. adding a guy that weighs a lot to play somewhere on the defensive line (there, is that better?)

Here is what Joel Thorman of Arrowhead Pride had to say about him:

Ropati Pitoitua is a beast of a man. I could always pick him out of a crowd of Chiefs players. He served as a solid role player along the Chiefs defensive line last year, especially when Glenn Dorsey went down with an injury. PItoitua's certainly not a superstar -- he's a role player at this point -- but he's got the size you want and can provide solid depth. The Chiefs new regime seemingly didn't show any interest in re-signing him but Chiefs fans would not have minded if he returned to Kansas City. Depending on the money, of course, this looks like a solid move for the Titans.