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Tennessee Titans take on the New Orleans Saints Thursday in final Preseason Game

 

Tennessee Titans (2-1) vs. New Orleans Saints (2-2)

Thursday, Aug. 30th, 2012 • 6:00pm CDT • LP Field • Nashville, TN • TV: WKRN

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (2-1) conclude their preseason schedule this week, welcoming the New Orleans Saints (2-2) to LP Field (capacity 69,143). Kickoff is scheduled for 6:00pm CDT on Thursday, August 30th.

The Saints provide the Titans’ final test before their regular-season slate begins on September 9th with a home game against the New England Patriots. The game also gives players a final chance to prove their value, as the roster must be pared from 75 to 53 players by late Friday evening (8:00pm CDT, August 31st). «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans Host the New Orleans Saints at LP Field Sunday

 

Tennessee Titans (7-5) vs. New Orleans Saints (9-3)
Sunday, December 11th, 2011 • Noon CST • LP Field • Nashville, TN. • TV: FOX

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Titans (7-5) begin the final quarter of their season this week, welcoming the New Orleans Saints (9-3), the leaders of the NFC South, to LP Field (capacity 69,143). Kickoff is scheduled for noon CST on Sunday, December 11th.

In 12 all-time meetings between the two franchises, the Titans lead the series 7-4-1, including a current four-game winning streak that dates back to 1996. Most recently, the Titans won a Monday night game at the Louisiana Superdome by a final score of 31-14 on September 24th, 2007. The Titans and Saints also have squared off in the final week of the preseason in each of the last two years.

With four games remaining on the schedule, the Titans remain in the playoff chase. They are in second place in the AFC South, trailing the 9-3 Houston Texans, but they also are in the Wild Card hunt. «Read the rest of this article»

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Titans conclude Preseason Tonight at New Orleans

 

Tennessee Titans (2-1) at New Orleans Saints (2-1)
Thursday, September 1st, 2011 • 7:00pm CDT
Louisiana Superdome • New Orleans, LA • TV: WKRN

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (2-1) conclude the preseason this week, traveling to New Orleans to play the Saints (2-1). Kickoff at the Louisiana Superdome is scheduled for 7:00pm CDT on Thursday, September 1st.

This week’s preseason finale is a preview of a regular season game between the same two clubs. On December 11th, the Saints make their first regular-season appearance at LP Field since 2003.

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 will provide analysis. Dawn Davenport will report from the sidelines. «Read the rest of this article»

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Titans Hold on for 27-24 Win Over Saints in Preseason Finale

 

By Teresa M. Walker, The Associated Press

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN — Chris Johnson wore a visor and T-shirt and stayed busy as Tennessee’s top cheerleader.

Drew Brees and Reggie Bush limited their dress rehearsal to putting on their New Orleans’ uniforms and pregame warmup before watching from the sideline all night long.

Alvin Pearman’s 5-yard touchdown with 3:18 left helped the Titans beat the Saints 27-24 on Thursday night in the preseason finale where both teams thought of safety first for their key stars.

Vince Young tossed a TD, LeGarrette Blount also ran for a score and Rob Bironas kicked two field goals for Tennessee (2-2).

New Orleans looked ahead to the NFL’s regular-season opener on September 9th when the defending Super Bowl champs host the Minnesota Vikings and Brett Favre. Coach Sean Payton gave Brees and Bush plenty of company on the safety of the sideline by subbing out for most of his starters. «Read the rest of this article»

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