Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 8/9/13
Mike Munchak is encouraged by the early results of his Tennessee Titans' ability to run the ball. After talking about wanting to pound opponents for the past few months the Titans ran for 92 yards in the first quarter Thursday night against Washington and averaged 13.1 yards per carry against the Redskins. The numbers are helped by Chris Johnson breaking loose on a well-blocked play for a 58-yard touchdown. But free agent signee Shonn Greene added five carries for 32 yards and capped a 61-yard drive with his own 19-yard score. ''That's what we're hoping to be all about, what we'd be able to establish and we did that,'' Munchak said Friday. ''We have to be a team that we're going to do it if it's there. If we think it's there, we're going to run the ball and take over on the line of scrimmage. We may run it 10 times in a row if that's what it takes to win, or we feel we can take a game over.'' Tennessee lost Thursday night's preseason opener 22-21 to Washington, but the Titans we...
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