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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Shonn Greene has had two surgeries on his right knee in the past year, so the Tennessee Titans are trying to make sure he stays healthy in training camp. Greene took part in a walk-through Tuesday before practice, then spent the session on the side rehabilitating his knee with trainers.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Finding someone to handle kickoffs and punt returns proved quite the adventure in 2013 for Tennessee. Deciding which former Pro Bowl returner handles the job will be the biggest challenge for the Titans this season. Leon Washington, a two-time Pro Bowler, is competing with Dexter McCluster and Marc Mariani.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Grizzlies controlling owner Robert Pera has removed the interim tag and named Chris Wallace as Memphis' general manager, signing him to a multi-year contract keeping him with the franchise. Wallace had been serving as interim general manager since a front office shake-up May 19.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee guard Brandon Lopez has a torn right anterior cruciate ligament that will prevent him from playing in the 2014-15 season. School officials announced Tuesday that Lopez had hurt his knee while playing basketball with his teammates Saturday. The 6-foot-1 walk-on had appeared in 31 games over the past three seasons.

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