For the second consecutive game, the Titans allowed an opponent to score five touchdowns. Tennessee has been outscored 79-24 in losses to Pittsburgh and Houston.
BY THE NUMBERS
38.8 -- Matt Hasselbeck's passer rating in the 41-7 loss to the Texans. He was 14 of 30 with one touchdown and two interceptions.
STRATEGY AND PERSONNEL
WR Damian Williams did not return after hitting his head on the ground while trying to haul in a deep pass.
QB Jake Locker had the first completion of his NFL career, a 12-yard throw to Lavelle Hawkins in mop-up time. It was Locker's lone pass of the game.
TE Jared Cook scored the Titans' only touchdown, taking a 5-yard pass from Matt Hasselbeck.
P Brett Kern had a busy day Sunday with seven punts total. He had one punt downed at the 6-yard line and another at the 8.
RB Javon Ringer had 31 yards on three carries Sunday in relief of Chris Johnson, but a 25-yard carry accounted for the bulk of his yardage.
LB Barrett Ruud suffered a shoulde...