Found December 18, 2012 on Fox Sports Tennessee:
NASHVILLE Just maybe, a message from the past sparked a trio of Tennessee Titans to make big plays in Monday night's 14-10 win over the New York Jets. Last weekend, Titans coach Mike Munchak played host to the franchise's Hall of Fame Weekend, inviting several former teammates from his Hall-of-Fame offensive lineman playing days with the Oilers. He has made it a point to connect the franchise's past in Houston with its present and future in Tennessee. Among those Hall-of-Famers returning to mingle with current players included former quarterback Warren Moon, defensive lineman Elvin Bethea and defensive back Kenny Houston, who addressed the team and emphasized the notion that a team's playmakers had to, well, make plays for it to be successful. "Kenny Houston, when he addressed the team, said that the great players have to make great plays," Munchak said Tuesday afternoon. "The guys who have been given the talent and the team is counting on have to ...

Porous Titans' 'D' now one of stingiest in the NFL

The Tennessee defense was giving up more points than anyone else in the NFL earlier this season. The Titans were so bad they nowhere to go but up. Over the past six weeks they've gotten better. Much better. The Titans head to Green Bay on Sunday ranked in the top five in six different categories, including fourth in scoring defense holding opponents to 17.6 points per game...

Chris Johnson scores 94-yard touchdown

Titans Chris Johnson has had a pretty quiet season. But given the opportunity to show out on the main stage that is Monday Night Football, CJ28 showed out. The running back had a 94-yard touchdown which marked the sixth time in his NFL that he’s accomplished that feat.  With his sixth, Johnson now has twice [...]

NFL Rumors: Chris Johnson Expected To Be Back With Tennessee Titans In 2013?

What once seemed like a foregone conclusion that 2012 would be the final season for Chris Johnson with the Tennessee Titans now appears to be changing directions. According to sources, including Ian Rapoport of, the Titans expect to hold on to Johnson for at least the 2013 NFL season. Rapoport reported that Johnson’s roster spot beyond this season is “fine,” and that...

Titans WR Kendall Wright Not Expected to Play Sunday

Titans WR Kendall Wright likely won’t be playing Sunday, according to Jim Wyatt. Titans HC Mike Munchak updated Wright’s status, saying that the receiver is “sore” from his rib injury and that the pass catcher isn’t expected to play Sunday. The Titans have to face a tough Packers team that has a solid secondary, so the team will have trouble getting many big plays over...

Chris Johnson has names of shooting victims on shoes for MNF

Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson has listed the names of every victim of shooting in Newton, Comm. on his cleats for Monday Night’s game. Prior to Monday Night Football, Johnson tweeted out a photo of his cleats with the message “R.I.P. to all the victims.” You can see an image of the cleats below.

Chris Johnson Wrote All Names of Newtown, Conn., Victims on Cleats for Monday Night Game Against Jets (Photos)

Chris Johnson is following in Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz‘s footsteps by giving a personal tribute to the Newtown, Conn., victims on his cleats. The Titans’ running back has written all 26 names on his cleats for Tennessee’s Monday Night Football game against the Jets. Cruz wrote the name of Jack Pinto, a six-year-old victim, on his cleats and gloves after he found out...

Tennessee Titans Week 15 Snap Report

The NFL this season has begun keeping track of snap counts on a weekly basis and releasing that information to the media. Here's now the Titans lined up in the Week 15 Monday Night Football victory over the New York Jets. Offense (59 total) QB: Jake Locker 59 RB/FB: Chris Johnson 58, Quinn Johnson 21, Jamie Harper 1 TE: Craig Stevens 59, Taylor Thompson 19 WR: Kenny...

Jake Finally Remembers His Fantasy Locker Combination

Well here was the Monday Night Football game everyone no doubt had circled on their calendars this season.  Truly one of the few games where Gruden’s ‘this guy/that guy’ analysis fits perfectly since we don’t really know who this or that guy is any better than he does.  I had a better joke to lead this paragraph off with but felt starting and ending a paragraph with ...

Chris Johnson pays respect to Newtown victims

Last Friday we saw something that is beyond words in Newtown, Connecticut. Many families and friends are still going through many emotions as they are still trying to understand what happened last week. The NFL made sure they honored those children and teachers who were killed during the attack by having a moment of silence before each game. Some players and teams in the league took...

Titans 14, Jets 10

Chris Johnson went 94 yards for the longest touchdown run in the NFL since 2006 and the Tennessee Titans beat the Jets 14-10 on Monday night to eliminate New York from playoff contention. Jake Locker's first touchdown run of the season put Tennessee ahead late in the third quarter and the Titans intercepted four passes by a struggling Mark Sanchez to snap a three-game skid....

Titans' takeaways end Jets' playoff hopes

NASHVILLE -- Victory went to the team making the next-to-last mistake Monday night. After Tennessee's Brett Kern shanked a 19-yard punt out of bounds at the Titans' 25-yard line with 47 seconds left, giving the New York Jets a final chance to win, quarterback Mark Sanchez gave the ball right back with his fifth turnover of the game. Sanchez's fumbled snap, recovered...

New York Jets at Tennessee Titans: 5 Things We Learned

Ouch. What a stinker. If the Monday Night Football game film between the New York Jets and Tennessee Titans was thrown in a time capsule and buried for future generations to understand the game of football and appreciate it, the tape may very well be quickly put back in the time capsule and sealed shut- never to be opened again.Yes, the game was less than fulfilling, as both squads...
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