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The Tennessee Titans had a successful outing in the third and most important preseason game, taking the starter v. starter first half 13-6 and the overall contest 27-16.
1. The second quarter. Three scoring drives on offense sandwiched around a pair of Falcons punts.
2. Jake Locker, after a shaky start. He finished 11-13 for 133 yards and a touchdown. For the second week in a row, the passing game looked fluid and efficient. He completed multiple passes more than 10 yards downfield.
3. The short yardage run game. Chris Johnson, Shonn Greene, and Jackie Battle each converted a third-and-1, and Battle also converted a third-and-2.
4. Nate Washington and Michael Preston. Nate had 4 catches on as many targets, 70 yards and a score. Preston had 3 catches on 4 targets, 68 yards, and a score.
5. The pass rush. Matt Ryan went down five times as Jurrell Casey led the way with 1.5 sacks.
6. Rob Bironas. Good from 39 and 53. Your expectations of him should be the same ...
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The Tennessee Titans lost wide receiver Nate Washington and
running back Shonn Greene to foot injuries during last night’s preseason game.
Following the contest, head coach Mike Munchak told reporters – including Jim
Wyatt of The Tennessean – that the injuries sustained by Washington and Greene
were both “minor.”
#Titans coach Mike Munchak said the injuries to Nate...
Chris Johnson made a problem for himself in 2009. That year, he ‘played like he was homeless‘ en route to 2500 total yards, 16 touchdowns and a season for the ages. The problem: after a performance like that, the bar is set very high. In the three seasons since then Johnson has never fallen below 1400 total yards and has produced an average of 7.33 touchdowns. Not at all bad...
The Tennessee Titans definitely feel better about themselves after Jake Locker showed how effective he can be both throwing and running the ball, and with a defense that showed off its aggressive side sacking Matt Ryan five times.
Every little bit helps for a franchise trying to bounce back from a 6-10 season.
Coach Mike Munchak said Sunday his Titans are proving they are much...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. After two lackluster preseason losses to Washington and Cincinnati, the Tennessee Titans want to capture that winning feeling at home Saturday night, when Atlanta comes calling.
The starters are projected to play through the first half and into the third quarter, allowing for halftime adjustments. Certainly, third-year coach Mike Munchak would like to see the first...
Officials prefer not to be noticed. The change at referee from the first half to the second during Tennessee's 27-16 victory over Atlanta couldn't be missed.
Ed Hochuli worked the first half, while Wayne Mackie ran the officiating crew Saturday night for the second half with Hochuli watching from the sideline. The move allowed Mackie, usually a head linesman, the experience...
Jamie Winborn was a solid linebacker in the NFL for 10 years before his career came to an end after being released by the Titans in 2010.
This is a very strange story, here is the breakdown.
Former NFL linebacker Jamie Winborn, 34, has been missing since Friday morning when his wife called police and told them she was worried about his behavior and that he had guns and drugs in their...
Tennessee receiver Nate Washington and running back Shonn Greene each hurt ankles against the Atlanta Falcons, keeping them out of the second half.
Washington went to the locker room late in the first half Saturday night. The veteran already had four catches for 70 yards and a touchdown. Greene also hurt an ankle in the first half. He carried five times for 17 yards for Tennessee...
According to Terez Owens, former NFL linebacker Keith Bulluck was arrested for allegedly robbing a cab driver outside a gay bar. Former Tennessee Titans Keith Bulluck has been arrested for allegedly robbing cab driver. According to reports, “Cab driver said he was waiting for a customer at the time and already had a fare. He told police Bulluck then reached into the car, grabbed...
The Tennessee Titans have won only one game during the preseason with an impressive 27-16 victory of the Atlanta Falcons.Whilst it is still preseason, many coaches and fans alike use this branch of the NFL to see how strong the depth of the team is, what can be done to create a more potent and effective defense or offense.Last week against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Titans'...
Keith Bulluck, 36, has been charged with robbery.
Bulluck, who retired after the 2012 season, was arrested on felony robbery charges after a cab driver accusedhim of taking money during an argument early Sunday in Nashville.
Reports say that the cab driver called 911 at 3:50 a.m. ET after Bulluck approached him and took a $100 bill. Bulluck then allegedly fled the scene...
The Tennessee Titans play host to the Atlanta Falcons this evening at LP Field in the third and most important preseason game. Kickoff is at 7 PM CT. The game will be aired on the Titans and Falcons preseason television networks and will be available to out of market viewers like yours truly on the NFL's Preseason Live service. Other out of market viewers will have to find some...
The Tennessee Titans are busy trying to learn how to win games. The Atlanta Falcons are happy they have a couple more weeks left before the regular season.
Jake Locker played one of his best games yet, throwing for 133 yards and a touchdown in helping Tennessee beat the Falcons 27-16 Saturday night. The Titans (1-2) also showed some of the aggressive defense they've been honing...
Preseason is well underway with the Falcons and Titans battling it out. These final games set the stage for what is to come in the regular season.If nothing else training camp and preseason build momentum and confidence. In the case of the Titans, 0-2 so far, makes for a mixed bag.There are five things we will be watching for in the next few preseason games from the Titans. Quarterback...