Titans rookie WR Treylon Burks ‘quite a bit more healthy’ after bronchial asthma, conditioning issues

Tennessee Titans first-round extensive receiver Treylon Burks participated within the begin of coaching camp after being restricted throughout OTAs and held out of minicamp partially on account of bronchial asthma points.

“I really feel quite a bit totally different, and I really feel quite a bit more healthy,” Burks stated Wednesday, by way of the workforce’s web site. “It simply makes me really feel good that I can come out right here and play a task, and be part of this workforce.”

Burks handed the Titans’ conditioning take a look at and took part in Wednesday’s follow with out situation. After coping with bronchial asthma and conditioning issues, Burks stated he misplaced 5-6 kilos whereas figuring out and taking higher care of his physique throughout the NFL’s break. The rookie stated the conditioning he is executed these days has helped along with his bronchial asthma.

“Placing myself in conditions the place I knew my bronchial asthma would flare up and simply be capable to push by means of it,” Burks stated. “Truthfully, I simply (have to) preserve conditioning the place I do not really feel it no extra, ensuring I’m taking my inhaler earlier than follow, after follow, simply staying on prime of all the things.”

Burks famous he may have executed extra to handle his well being state of affairs earlier this offseason.

“I might say sure,” Burks stated. “That is simply being accountable, and I ought to have taken a greater assault on that. Now that I’m I can inform an enormous distinction.”

The Titans traded A.J. Brown to Philadelphia and used the No. 18 general choose on Burks, believing he owns the upside to be a go-to wideout. The hope is that the problems from earlier this offseason might be a footnote as we transfer ahead.