Which Titan will have a breakout year in 2008?

Prior to last season, Albert Haynesworth was a source of frustration for Titan fans. Injuries and a forgettable fit of rage displayed towards Andre Gurode were vivid examples of Big Al’s inability to live up to his vast potential.
In 2007, Haynesworth finally put it all together and achieved the best statistical performance of his career, harassing opposing quarterbacks on a consistent basis while attaining six sacks.
Al’s presence was also felt by opposing running backs, who failed to sail through rushing lanes that were clogged by the intimidating presence of Fat Albert.
Haynesworth had a long-awaited breakout season in 2007. Which Titan will breakout in 2008?

Vince Young
Entering his third season, Young is poised for a breakout year. A sophomore slump removed the luster from his sparkling debut as a rookie in 2006, when the team rallied from a 0-5 start to come up just short in their bid to make the playoffs.
The return of offensive coordinator Mike Heimerdinger should help Young in his development as a QB. During OTA’s, Dinger has placed an emphasis on improving Young’s footwork.
The combination of last year’s disappointing performance and the return of Dinger should motivate Young to have a solid 2008.
Michael Griffin
Griffin is my pick to have a breakout year in 2008. As a rookie, Griffin experienced his share of growing pains in the beginning of the season. However, by the end of the year, Griff had emerged as a vital cog in the Titans’ defense.
I expect Griff to continue to improve and become one of the best safeties in the league in 2008.
Cortland Finnegan
Finnegan is one of the recent Titan 7th round draft picks that have been able to overcome the odds and become contributors in the NFL. Cortland responded well to the challenge of replacing Pacman in 2007, accumulating 95 tackles and successfully defending 13 passes.
Finnegan is a hard worker who has often garnered the praise of the coaching staff, and I expect him to continue his development into one of the league’s better cornerbacks. 
Justin McCareins
My decision to include Justin as a breakout candidate is solely based on his return to Dinger’s offense in Tennessee. As a result of the absence of the injured Roydell Williams, McCareins has been getting starter’s reps at WR during OTA’s.
After a disappointing tenure as a Jet, McCareins might experience a rebirth in Nashville next season.
Eugene Amano
Benji Olson’s retirement and Jacob Bell’s departure via free agency opened up two starting spots at guard. One of those voids was filled with the free agent acquisition of Jake Scott. The other spot will be earned by the winner of the battle between Eugene Amano and Leroy Harris.
Amano has been the Titans’ top backup on their offensive line and was given an extension last season. It’s time for Amano to step up in his opportunity to become a starter on the Titans’ o-line.
Who are your picks for the Titan breakout performer of 2008?

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