Titans linebacker Rashaan Evans ejected for throwing punch

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September 15, 2020 3:42 AM

Tennessee Titans linebacker Rashaan Evans was ejected Monday night after throwing a punch at Denver Broncos tight end Jake Butt late in the first quarter.

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Butt and Evans were tied up on a run by Phillip Lindsay. After the play was over, Evans swung at Butt with his right hand and hit him in the helmet.

The loss of Evans was a big blow to the Titans' defense. Evans led the team with 139 tackles last season. He also had 11 tackles for loss.

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Tennessee was already thin at linebacker with Vic Beasley Jr. and Derick Roberson both out with knee injuries.