After rumors spread over the Titans’ inability to sign Marcus Mariota, the two sides ultimately came to a resolution on a deal. The main issue at hand was having offset language, which would not require the Titans to continue paying him if he were to leave for another team. To come to terms on a contract, they met somewhere in the middle to finally get this deal done.
Mariota ended up being the last first-round pick to be signed by his respective team. With training camp starting soon, both sides needed to agree to this deal in order to make sure he would be a full participant from the start. There should be plenty of relief in Tennessee now.
He sure looks happy to be signed: