Michael Roos and Bernard Pollard are out of the year, so now what?

Coming off last Sunday’s devastating blown lead, the Titans got two pieces of even worse news this week. The first was expected, or at least not a surprise: the Achilles injury that had Bernard Pollard on crutches after the game was ruptured, requiring season-ending surgery. The second was a surprise, a knee injury for Michael […]

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Titans tickets 46% below average for Sunday’s game vs Jacksonville

The Tennessee Titans aim to pick themselves up in Week 6, after suffering a disheartening loss to the Cleveland Browns in Week 5, despite holding a 28-3 lead. What’s worse, is the Titans continue to get instability under center, as quarterback Jake Locker was hurt yet again last week and may not be available when […]

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Looking at the Titans’ fourth quarter play-calling

The Titans got the ball with 6:49 to play clinging to a 28-22 lead. They called three straight pass plays, in a situation where many teams would look to run the ball and burn time off the clock. After punting following the three-and-out, they again called three straight pass plays, the third of which actually […]


Tennessee Titans 2014 Week 5 Snap Report

According to the NFL’s official player participation information, here’s how the Tennessee Titans lined up in yesterday’s 29-28 loss to the Cleveland Browns: Offense (68 total) QB: Charlie Whitehurst 35, Jake Locker 33 RB/FB: Bishop Sankey 22, Shonn Greene 18, Dexter McCluster 16, Leon Washington 14, Jackie Battle 9 TE: Delanie Walker 58, Chase Coffman […]

Injury-riddled Titans blow 28-3 lead, lose to Browns 29-28

Through 28 minutes, the Tennessee Titans dominated the Cleveland Browns. They held a 28-3 lead. Jake Locker ran for a score and threw for a score. Kendall Wright had the first two-touchdown game of his NFL career. Justin Hunter had shown some of that promise with a 75-yard catch-and-run where he badly beat the cornerback. […]

Titans-Browns inactives, gameday thoughts

The inactives are out for today’s game at LP Field between the Tennessee Titans and the Cleveland Browns, and here they are. CLEVELAND BROWNS: DB Pierre Desir, DL John Hughes, DL Ishmaa’ily Kitchen, DB Robert Nelson, TE Gerell Robinson, WR Rodney Smith, RB Glenn Winston TENNESSEE TITANS: ILB James Anderson, WR Kris Durham, DL DaQuan […]


The Titans and third downs

In case you haven’t heard, the Titans are currently last in the league in third-down conversion percentage. I ended up writing about third downs separately this week, so I thought it was worth taking a look at some of what’s going on with the Titans’ terrible third-down performance. 1. The Titans are facing more third-and-long […]

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Titans tickets against Browns 25% below season average

The Tennessee Titans take on the Cleveland Browns in Week 5, a matchup that understandably contends for one of the cheapest NFL games of the week. Titans vs Browns tickets have an average price of just $96.75 on the secondary market, which is 25% below the season average for Titans tickets at home this year. […]


Tennessee Titans 2014 Week 4 Snap Report

Programming note: No game recap, as I was in a foul mood upon my return home from Lucas Oil Stadium. More on the game that was tomorrow or the next day. According to the NFL’s official player participation information, here’s how the Titans lined up in yesterday’s 41-17 loss at Indianapolis: Offense (48 total) QB: […]

Enemy Intelligence/Previewing the Titans-Colts Matchup

This was supposed to be the first Enemy Intelligence post of the season, but I ran into a snag. The Colts in their first two games played Broncos and Eagles teams that are much better than the Titans. They got down early to the Broncos and didn’t play well late against the Eagles. Both games, […]


Nate Dunlevy answers Total Titans’ questions about the Colts

I’m pleased to be joined once again by Nate Dunlevy to preview the upcoming Titans-Colts matchup. Nate’s answers have been a staple of that since, oh, about 2008. Nate writes for the Colts site Colts Authority and was a contributor to CA’s 2014 Colts Authority Annual. He is the author of two books, Blue Blood on […]


Tennessee Titans 2014 Week 3 Snap Report

According to the NFL’s official player participation information, here’s how the Titans lined up in yesterday’s 33-7 loss in Cincinnati to the Bengals: Offense (69 total) QB: Jake Locker 69 RB/FB: Bishop Sankey 29, Dexter McCluster 18, Shonn Greene 14, Leon Washington 8, Jackie Battle 6 TE: Delanie Walker 43, Craig Stevens 27, Taylor Thompson […]

Titans throttled by Bengals, 33-7

It started off almost positive for the Tennessee Titans in Cincinnati. After receiving the opening kickoff, they converted a couple third downs and got down to field goal territory. Once Ryan Succop trotted onto the field, the game turned almost entirely negative. Succop put the 40 yard field goal wide right. The Bengals drove for a […]

Titans-Bengals inactives, preview notes

The inactives are out for today’s game at Paul Brown Stadium between the Tennessee Titans and the Cincinnati Bengals, and here they are. CINCINNATI BENGALS: LB Vontaze Burfict, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Marvin Jones, CB Chris Lewis-Harris, LB Sean Porter, DT Brandon Thompson, G Kevin Zeitler TENNESSEE TITANS: OLB Akeem Ayers, WR Kris Durham, WR T.J. […]