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AFC South Off Season Scouting Report: Tennessee Titans
July 6th, 2013 at 8:54 AM
The Tennessee Titans are coming off a disappointing 6-10 2012 campaign looking for a major rebound back into playoff contention. The team was extremely active this off season overhauling their roster through free agency and the draft. The answers to these four questions will go a long way toward determining the...

Matchup of the Week: Indianapolis Colts Front Seven V. Tennessee Titans Offensive Line
December 9th, 2012 at 7:19 AM
The Indianapolis Colts have spent much of 2012 mixing and matching offensive linemen. For once, that shoe is on the other foot this week when the Tennessee Titans come to Lucas Oil Stadium.  Injuries have hit the Titans hard along their offensive line since the teams last met in week eight....

Indianapolis Colts Defense Faces a New Challenge in Jake Locker
December 7th, 2012 at 7:19 AM
***PHOTO1***When the Indianapolis Colts defeated the Tennessee Titans back in week eight, Matt Hasselbeck was in control of the Titan's offense. The veteran completed 75 per cent of his passes and threw one touchdown, but should have had more if not for the wind and some key drops by his receivers. If...

After Further Review: Play for 60 Minutes…Or More
October 29th, 2012 at 8:52 AM
The Indianapolis Colts showed yesterday the importance of playing until the final gun, coming back from a 10-3 deficit to defeat the Tennessee Titans in overtime 19-13. But let's face facts, Colts fans. This game was Tennessee's for the taking. The Titans had the ball on the Colts 42 with under...

Chris Johnson is a Different Kind of Running Back
October 26th, 2012 at 11:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Indianapolis Colts' run defense has been more of a picket fence than a stone wall thus far this season. Through six games, the Colts are giving up over 140 yards per game on the ground, seventh worst in the NFL. Their 4.8 yards per carry allowed is fifth worst.  It's...

AFC South Week in Review: Jacksonville Jaguars in Deep Trouble
October 23rd, 2012 at 10:25 AM
Just when fans of the Jacksonville Jaguars thought it couldn't get any worse, it did... a lot worse. It's not just that the Jags, coming off a bye week, blew an 11 point halftime lead on the road in Oakland. It's not just that they dropped to 1-5 in a...

AFC South Week in Review: Your Second Place Indianapolis Colts
September 17th, 2012 at 10:20 AM
It's VERY early, but your Indianapolis Colts are sitting in second place in the AFC South. Thanks to the strong leg of Adam Vinatieri and some poor play by division rivals, the Colts only trail division leader Houston by a single game heading into their first divisional showdown this week. The...

Tennessee Titans Still Clinging to Playoff Hopes
December 16th, 2011 at 7:30 AM
While the Indianapolis Colts are still looking for their first win, the Tennessee Titans sit at 7-6, clinging tenuously to hopes that they can gain the final AFC Wild Card spot. That's the situation as the Indianapolis Colts get their first crack at avenging a loss in 2011. When these two...

Indianapolis Colts Must Do It on the Ground to Pick up First Victory
October 30th, 2011 at 7:00 AM
  Both the Indianapolis Colts and their fans should automatically get a lift this week not seeing the New Orleans Saints on the opposing sideline. In their place is the Tennessee Titans, who the Colts have defeated in their previous five meetings. No opponent has seemed to mind this stat though, meaning...

Tennessee Titans Facing Make or Break Game with Indianapolis Colts
October 28th, 2011 at 11:48 AM
A week ago, the Tennessee Titans were flying high, leading the AFC South by a half game and looking to gain a significant early advantage with a home win over the Houston Texans. Instead, they were buried 41-7. Now they sit a half game back in the standings at 3-3...

Tennessee Titans Transitioning to New Era
October 26th, 2011 at 10:21 AM
Jeff Fisher was the only coach the Tennessee Titans had ever known. Fisher came with the team when they relocated to Tennessee from Houston. Fisher won 142 games in 17 seasons as head coach of the Oilers/Titans, 126 of those in Tennessee. He guided the Titans to the playoffs six...

AFC South Update: It’s a Two Horse Race
October 4th, 2011 at 3:17 PM
The Houston Texans and Tennessee Titans both improved to 3-1 while Jacksonville and Indianapolis both lost this weekend. So after a quarter of the regular season, the AFC South is shaping up to be a two-team competition between the Texans and the Titans. Houston won a slugfest at home against the...

Houston Texans Keep Rolling: AFC South Week Two in Review
September 20th, 2011 at 8:16 AM
The Houston Texans knocked off the the Miami Dolphins down in South Florida 23-13 to take sole possession of the AFC South in week two. After two weeks of watching teams play, it's hard to say when or if the Texans will ever relinquish that lead. ***PHOTO1***The Texans jumped out to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Do Just Enough to Win: AFC South Review
September 12th, 2011 at 10:44 AM
Mark Twain said there are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics. The venerated author could have been speaking about a statistical breakdown this weekends action in the AFC South. When your defense is on the field for 73 plays, you lose time of possession by a 2:1 margin,...

Can the Indianapolis Colts Win Again in the AFC South?
September 4th, 2011 at 6:30 AM
So many question marks face each team in the AFC South heading into 2011 that it wouldn't surprise me if the odds makers in Las Vegas took the entire division off the board. As Steven and I sat down to try to predict the fortunes of the Colts and their...

AFC South: Houston Texans Trounce San Francisco 49′ers
August 29th, 2011 at 3:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Houston Texans continued their preseason precision, dominating the San Francisco 49'ers 30-7 at Candlestick Park. Matt Schaub threw a pick six on the game's first play, but it was all Texans after that. Schaub finished 16-24 for 180 yards and a touchdown in addition to his interception. Houston picked up 172...

Report: Chris Johnson Returning to Tennessee Titans
August 24th, 2011 at 8:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Indianapolis Star is reporting that Tennessee Titans all-pro running back Chris Johnson is set to return to the team. Johnson, who has two years remaining on his contract, has been holding out requesting the Titans renegotiate with him. The Titans have insisted that Johnson first report for duty before...