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Tennessee Titans on the road Sunday to face the Oakland Raiders


Tennessee Titans (4-6) vs. Oakland Raiders (4-6)

Sunday, November 24th, 2013 | 3:05pm CST Coliseum | Oakland, CA | TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (4-6) play their first of three consecutive road games this week, traveling to Oakland to face the Raiders (4-6) in a late afternoon matchup. Kickoff at Coliseum (capacity 53,286) is scheduled for 3:05pm CST on Sunday, November 24th.

The Titans have not played at Oakland since the 2004 season and have not won at Coliseum since 2001. They have taken the two most recent battles in Tennessee (2007 and 2010), although the Raiders hold a 27-19 overall series lead, including playoffs.

Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson (28). (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson (28). (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

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Chris Johnson and the Tennessee Titans Hand Out Turkeys at LP Field


Written by Joshua Love
Tennessee Titans

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – Tennessee Titans record-setting, All-Pro running back, Chris Johnson and The Chris Johnson 28 Foundation partnered with The Playmakers Foundation for a special Thanksgiving turkey giveaway on Tuesday outside LP Field.

While this was the first year Johnson’s foundation has hosted this event in the Nashville area, the foundation previously hosted the “Gobble, Gobble” turkey giveaway in Orlando, FL, where Johnson still refers to as home. One hundred local families in need were provided with turkeys. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans Place Javon Ringer on Injured Reserve, adds Safety Tracy Wilson from Practice Squad


Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – Javon Ringer‘s fourth season with the Tennessee Titans came to a close Friday when the reserve running back was placed on injured reserve.

Ringer overcame an elbow infection that forced him to miss the first three games of the season, then played in the Titans’ next two games. He suffered a knee injury at the Minnesota Vikings on October 7th. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans see Pittsburgh Steelers game Thursday as a Challenge and Opportunity


Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – Tennessee Titans coach Mike Munchak said Monday that his team is treating Thursday’s matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers as a challenge and opportunity.

Munchak said he and the Titans are frustrated by their 1-4 start but focused on fixing the problems they’ve encountered so far and finding a solution in the 11 remaining games.

“The good thing is it’s another opportunity to make plays and play better and take advantage of situations that we haven’t taken advantage of,” Munchak said. “We know (Pittsburgh). We played them last year; we’ve played them just about every year. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans beat the Detroit Lions in Overtime 44-41


Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans got the ball first in overtime. Starting on their own 20 yard line, the Titans took the ball down to the Detroit Lions 15 yard line in 13 plays. Rob Bironas kicked a 26 yard field goal to put the Titans on top 44-41.

After the ensuing kickoff, the Lions started on their own 22 yard line. After 8 plays, the Lions had fourth and one at the Tennessee 7. Lions coach Jim Schwartz decided to go for it instead of letting Jason Hanson kick the tying field goal. Detroit backup quarterback Shaun Hill tried a quarterback sneak up the middle that was stuffed by defensive tackles Jurrell Casey and Sen’Derrick Marks giving the Titans the win. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans visit the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Second Preseason Game Friday


Tennessee Titans (0-1) at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0)

Friday, August 17th, 2012 • 6:30pm CDT • Raymond James Stadium • Tampa, FL • TV: WKRN

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (0-1) continue the preseason this week at Tampa Bay, traveling to face the Buccaneers (1-0) at Raymond James Stadium (capacity 65,908). Kickoff is scheduled for 6:30pm CDT on Friday, August 17th.

The game will be televised regionally on the Titans Preseason TV Network, including flagship WKRN-Channel 2 in Nashville. Cory Curtis will handle play-by-play duties, while former Titans running back Eddie George and former Titans linebacker Keith Bulluck will provide analysis. Dawn Davenport will report from the sidelines. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans are in Playoff Hunt, Close Regular Season against the Houston Texans


Tennessee Titans (8-7) vs. Houston Texans (10-5)
Sunday, January 1st, 2012 • Noon CST • Reliant Stadium • Houston, Texas • TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – Entering the final week of the regular season, the Tennessee Titans (8-7) are still alive in the playoff race. They travel this week to face the AFC South Champion Houston Texans (10-5) at Reliant Stadium (capacity 71,054). Kickoff is scheduled for noon CST on New Year’s Day, Sunday, January 1st.

In the Titans’ Week 7 loss to the Texans, they fell behind early and were never able to make up lost ground. The Texans scored 27 unanswered points before quarterback Matt Hasselbeck completed a five-yard touchdown pass to tight end Jared Cook for Tennessee’s only score.

Texans quarterback Matt Schaub passed for 296 yards and two touchdowns in leading his team to victory. Meanwhile, running back Arian Foster delivered 115 rushing yards and 119 receiving yards and three total touchdowns. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans Travel to Indianapolis to face the Colts


Tennessee Titans (7-6) at Indianapolis Colts (0-13)
Sunday, December 18th, 2011 • Noon CST
Lucas Oil Stadium • Indianapolis, IN • TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (7-6) begin a three-game stretch against teams from the AFC South this week, as they travel to take on the Indianapolis Colts (0-13). Kickoff at Lucas Oil Stadium (capacity 63,000) is scheduled for noon CST on Sunday, December 18th.

This will be the second of two yearly meetings between the Titans and Colts. In the first matchup at LP Field on October 30th, the Titans turned a pair of interceptions into two touchdowns by Nate Washington en route to a 27-10 victory. Tennessee’s other touchdown came after Patrick Bailey blocked a Colts punt and Jason McCourty recovered the ball in the end zone.

Despite their loss last week against the New Orleans Saints, the Titans remain in the playoff chase with three games remaining on the schedule. The Houston Texans clinched the AFC South Championship with their win last week at Cincinnati, but the Titans are still alive in the Wild Card hunt. «Read the rest of this article»

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Early Penalties Set Tone in the Tennesse Titans 23-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons


Tennessee TitansAtlanta, GA – The Titans’ present — and playoff hopes — took a hit with a 23-17 loss to the Falcons Sunday, but young players on Tennessee delivered sparks that forecasted a bright future.

Rookie first-round draft pick Jake Locker relieved veteran Matt Hasselbeck (strained elbow) late in the third quarter with Tennessee trailing by 20. Locker showed composure, however, in leading the Titans to touchdowns twice in the three possessions he had at the Georgia Dome.

Rookie fourth-round draft pick Colin McCarthy relieved veteran middle linebacker Barrett Ruud in the second quarter, and finished with a team-high 10 tackles, including three for loss, and forced a fumble by Michael Turner that kept the Titans in the game. Will Witherspoon recovered the fumble, giving the Titans the ball at their own 14-yard-line. «Read the rest of this article»

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Graham’s TD Helps Beat Former Team


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Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – Daniel Graham pushed the defender, sold the play fake and eased into the end zone.

Waiting on the spiraling football thrown to him by Matt Hasselbeck was the hardest part.

Seconds later, Graham grabbed the pass for the game-winning touchdown against his former team.

Graham’s first catch as a Titan put Tennessee up with a little more than four minutes left, and the defense held on for a 17-14 win against Denver Sunday at LP Field.

“It feels real good,” said Graham, a 10-year NFL veteran who signed with Tennessee in the offseason. “Last year was the first year I didn’t have a touchdown. To come back and have the game-winning touchdown against my former team feels good. It seemed like the ball was in the air forever.” «Read the rest of this article»

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