Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Todd Downing was arrested in Williamson County, Tennessee, on Thursday night after the team’s 27-27 win over the Green Bay Packers on Thursday Night Football.
According to the Williamson County Sheriff Dept., Downing was charged with DUI and speeding. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported that Downing posted bond at 7 a.m. local time on Friday morning
According to the arrest information obtained by Terry McCormick of TitansInsider.com, Downing was pulled over at 3:49 a.m. local time and officially booked at 4:39 a.m. local time. According to McCormick, the NFL’s personal conduct policy states a first-time DUI offense could be punishable by a three-game suspension without pay.
Titans head coach Mike Vrabel spoke to reporters regarding the arrest and says the team is still gathering more information.
Downing is in his fourth season on the Titans coaching staff. He was originally hired as tight ends coach before the 2019 season. Vrabel promoted him to offensive coordinator in January 2021 after Arthur Smith was named head coach of the Atlanta Falcons.