More than a dozen years ago, Gregg Williams led a stifling defense in Tennessee that perennially ranked in the top 5 throughout the league in a number of statistical categories. In Williams' return to the Titans, former safety Blaine Bishop has encouraged him to remain aggressive in his coaching style.
The Tennessee Titans became the first team in NFL history on Sunday to have two players score two touchdowns on returns in the same game. The touchdowns by LB Zach Brown and RB Darius Reynaud helped the Titans rally from a second-quarter deficit in a 38-20 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Titans ended the season with two wins in their final three games.
Tennessee Titans LB Zach Brown and RB Darius Reynaud each tied NFL records in Sunday's 38-20 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Brown returned two interceptions for touchdowns, while Reynaud scored two touchdowns on punt returns. The Titans ended the season at 6-10, while the Jaguars fell to 2-14. The mark is the worst in Jaguars franchise history.
Tennessee Titans coach Mike Munchak's job could be on the line when his team closes the season on Sunday vs. the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Titans are 0-5 this season against AFC South divisional opponents. QB Jake Locker will play behind a makeshift offensive line that will have its fifth different starting lineup in 2012. Tennessee has lost four of its last five games.
When the Tennessee Titans travel to Green Bay to face the Packers on Sunday, the secondary will look to contain Packers WR Randall Cobb. With Greg Jennings and Jordy Nelson battling injuries, the second-year wideout has flourished in recent weeks.
The grades are not terrible for the Tennessee Titans after a 27-23 loss to the Colts on Sunday. It was a game, however, that the Titans easily could have won. The offense didn't do much after taking a 20-7 halftime lead and committed two critical turnovers. The defense, meanwhile, couldn't get off the field when it mattered the most.