Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Todd Downing was arrested and charged with driving beneath the affect and rushing simply hours after the Titan’s Thursday night time victory over the Inexperienced Bay Packers, based on legislation enforcement.
Tennessee Highway Patrol mentioned troopers on Interstate 65 seen “a automobile touring at a excessive price of pace” going southbound close to Moores Lane at round 2:30 a.m. on Friday.
After making contact with the motive force, recognized by police as 42-year-old Downing, the trooper “noticed indicators of impairment and the scent of an intoxicant coming from the automobile.”
Downing was arrested and booked into the Williamson County Jail on prices of driving beneath the affect and rushing.
Jail data confirmed Downing was launched simply earlier than 7 a.m.
The Titans had traveled to Inexperienced Bay, the place they defeated the Packers 27-17 on Thursday night time. Nevertheless, flight data present their return flight to Nashville landed at 2:07 a.m. – simply over 20 minutes earlier than Downing was pulled over, based on Yahoo Sports.
“We’re conscious of the studies relating to Todd Downing and are within the technique of gathering further data,” the Titans mentioned in an announcement, via ESPN.
Downing joined the Titans in 2019 as a good ends coach. In 2021, he was named offensive coordinator.