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Titans to place NT Sammie Hill on PUP list

NASHVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 12: Sammie Hill #94 of the Tennessee Titans warming up before a game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at LP Field on October 12, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. The Titans defeated the Jaguars 16-14. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

NASHVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 12: Sammie Hill #94 of the Tennessee Titans warming up before a game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at LP Field on October 12, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. The Titans defeated the Jaguars 16-14. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

The Tennessee Titans have decided to place nose tackle Sammie Hill on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list as the team prepares to open training camp.

Hill, a seven-year veteran, injured his knee over the offseason.

"Physically his knee is doing really well, but football-shape wise, I'm a little concerned about that," Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt said, via the Tennessean. "I think we'll use that time that he's out -- I don't think it will be that long -- to work on the side and get ready."

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The 28-year-old Hill can be activated at any point during camp. The Titans begin practicing on Friday.

Last season, Hill registered 33 tackles and three sacks for Tennessee.

(h/t The Tennessean)