Originally posted on Total Titans  |  Last updated 8/25/13
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. The Good 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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