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Tennessee Titans, Philadelphia Eagles Series History

 

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Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – This week’s game marks the 12th all-time meeting between the Tennessee Titans and Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles hold a 7-4 advantage in the series, including a win in the most recent contest in 2014. That Philadelphia victory broke the Titans’ four-game winning streak over the Eagles.

The series dates back more than four decades, to when the two teams met on November 12th, 1972. The game was won by Philadelphia 18-17 at the Houston Astrodome. The Eagles would go on to win the next five games as well in the series from 1979-1994.

Philadelphia Eagles outside linebacker Connor Barwin (98) knocks ball loose from Tennessee Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger (7) during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles defeated the Titans, 43-24 on November 23rd, 2014. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Philadelphia Eagles outside linebacker Connor Barwin (98) knocks ball loose from Tennessee Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger (7) during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles defeated the Titans, 43-24 on November 23rd, 2014. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Titans play St. Louis Rams Sunday at Nissan Stadium

 

Tennessee Titans (0-1) vs. St. Louis Rams (0-1)

Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 | 7:00pmpm CDT
Nashville, TN | Nissan Stadium | TV: FOX

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (0-1) host the St. Louis Rams (0-1) this week in their preseason home opener. Kickoff at Nissan Stadium (capacity 69,143) is scheduled for 7:00pm CDT on Sunday, August 23rd.

This week’s matchup will be televised nationally on FOX, including WZTV FOX 17 in Nashville. Play-by-play announcer Kevin Burkhardt and analyst John Lynch will call the action, while Pam Oliver will report from the sidelines.

Tennessee Titans running back Bishop Sankey (20) gets tackled by Atlanta Falcons linebacker Joplo Bartu (59) and others in the first quarter of their preseason NFL football game at Georgia Dome. (Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Titans running back Bishop Sankey (20) gets tackled by Atlanta Falcons linebacker Joplo Bartu (59) and others in the first quarter of their preseason NFL football game at Georgia Dome. (Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Titans on the road Sunday to face Philadelphia Eagles

 

Tennessee Titans (2-8) at Philadelphia Eagles (7-3)

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014 | 12:00Noon CST
Philadelphia, PA | Lincoln Financial Field | TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (2-8) travel to Philadelphia to face the Eagles (7-3) this week. Kickoff at Lincoln Financial Field (capacity 69,144) is scheduled for 12:00noon CST on Sunday, November 23rd.

The Titans and Eagles have met on only 10 prior occasions in the regular season, beginning in 1972. The Eagles won the first six matchups, while the Titans have swept the past four, including a 31-13 win at Philadelphia in 2006 and a 37-19 victory at LP Field in 2010.

Tennessee Titans running back Bishop Sankey (20) is defended by Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell (23) on a 9-yard touchdown run in the first quarter at LP Field last Monday. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Titans running back Bishop Sankey (20) is defended by Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell (23) on a 9-yard touchdown run in the first quarter at LP Field last Monday. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Titans face St. Louis Rams at Edward Jones Dome Sunday

 

Tennessee Titans (3-4) at St. Louis Rams (3-5)

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 | Noon CST
Edward Jones Dome | St. Louis, MO | TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – This week the Tennessee Titans (3-4) return from their bye with a trip to St. Louis to face the Rams (3-5). Kickoff at the Edward Jones Dome (capacity 66,000) is scheduled for noon CST on Sunday, November 3rd.

This week’s game will be televised regionally on CBS, including Nashville affiliate WTVF NewsChannel 5. Marv Albert will handle play-by-play duties while Rich Gannon provides analysis.

Tennessee quarterback Jake Locker eludes San Diego Charger defenders during Titans 20-17 win. (USA Today)

Tennessee quarterback Jake Locker eludes San Diego Charger defenders during Titans 20-17 win. (USA Today)

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Tennessee Titans visit Minnesota Vikings Sunday Afternoon

 

Tennessee Titans (1-3) at Minnesota Vikings (3-1)

Sunday, Oct. 7th, 2012 • 3:25 pm CDT • Mall of America Field • Minneapolis, MN • TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (1-3) play their second consecutive road contest this week, traveling to Minneapolis to face the Minnesota Vikings (3-1). The late-afternoon kickoff at Mall of America Field (capacity 63,731) is scheduled for 3:25pm CDT on Sunday, October 7th.

This week’s game will be televised regionally on CBS, including Nashville affiliate WTVF News-Channel 5. Bill Macatee will handle play-by-play duties while Steve Tasker provides analysis. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans’ Keith Bulluck announces his Retirement

 

Third-leading tackler in franchise history signs contract to end career with Titans

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – Linebacker Keith Bulluck announced his retirement from the NFL today as a member of the Tennessee Titans.

Bulluck, who played a total of 11 seasons with the Titans (2000­–2009) and New York Giants (2010), signed a contract with the Titans and will formally submit his retirement to the NFL tomorrow.

“Growing up as a foster kid from the age of 12 to 18 in Rockland County (N.Y.), playing football at the collegiate and professional levels was a dream I always had,” Bulluck said. “I earned opportunities to play for Syracuse University, the Tennessee Titans and my hometown New York Giants, and my upbringing allowed me to develop the focus and determination I needed to be successful at each level. I’ve been blessed and am very thankful to my university and these great organizations for allowing me to showcase my talents on and off the field.” «Read the rest of this article»

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‘Talk with the Titans’ Dinner Tickets now Available

 

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Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The lineup is set and tickets are available for the 12th annual “Talk with the Titans” Dinners that benefit the Charles Davis Foundation and inner-city youth.

The dinners are scheduled for July 22nd, 23rd and 24th at Loews Vanderbilt Hotel and again will be hosted by Houston Chronicle sports writer John McClain and George Plaster.

The entertaining evenings will include behind-the-scenes stories and anecdotes. Each night begins with a reception and photo opportunities with guest participants at 6:00pm and is followed by dinner at 7:00pm. An auction of Titans memorabilia is also scheduled. «Read the rest of this article»

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The Final Horne: Tennessee Titans Chris Johnson is one of the NFL’s best running backs, but where does he rank in the my top 10

 

The Final Horne - With James D. HorneClarksville, TN – Tennessee Titans Chris Johnson unquestionable is one of the most talented running backs in the National Football League and the 5,645 yards he rushed for in his first four years attest to that.

Two years ago, Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson set the NFL a blaze with the 2,006 yards he rushed for and this week came out and told the world the wants to show he has plenty left. «Read the rest of this article»

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Peyton Manning considering Tennessee Titans

 
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Clarksville, TN – The weekend was a buzz about College Basketball’s March Madness, but the Nation Football League had it’s own “Madness” surrounding Peyton Manning.  The future Hall of Fame quarterback is in search for a new home, and Tennessee Titans owner Bud Adams says, “spare no expense.”

What would it mean to have one of Tennessee’s favorite sons, quarterbacking the NFL franchise that’s made Tennessee famous?

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Tennessee Titans finish 9-7 in Munchak’s First Season as Head Coach

 

Titans to pick 20th in NFL Draft
Free Agency begins March 13th

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – When Mike Munchak was hired as head coach of the Tennessee Titans on February 7th, 2011, an uncertain landscape awaited him. The franchise had only recently parted ways with the only head coach in its Tennessee history, and team owner K.S. “Bud” Adams, Jr. had already made the decision to begin anew at the quarterback position.

But the foremost concern on the mind of team management, players and fans alike was whether or not there would even be a football season.

A year later, on the heels of a 9-7 season in which the Titans narrowly missed out on a playoff berth, the franchise is once again enjoying stability and a sense of hope. «Read the rest of this article»

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