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dimemag.com Updated Sep 12, 2013
The Memphis Grizzlies held opponents to a league-low 89.3 points per game last season, and 15 years ago you might have thought they were the top defensive team in the league; except, their PPP (points per possession) has them ranked behind the stultifyi…Share Tweet
Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley admits that he wrote “Chiefs suck!” on a napkin at a hotel bar in Pittsburgh the night before a season-opening loss to the Titans. But he told reporters on Thursday that it was done in jest. “It was no disrespec…Share TweetESPN.com Sep 12, 2013NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Titans owner Bud Adams is a Hall of Fame candidate who has a case and some support. But the crowd in front of the 90-year old Adams and voters’ understandable propensity to elect players ahead of contributors is likely to k…Share TweetThe Texans didn’t officially rule out safety Ed Reed from Monday night’s opener against the Chargers until they handed in their list of inactive players shortly before the game. If Reed misses this Sunday’s game against the Titans, that’s when we’ll fin…Share Tweet
Titans have to defend TEs far betterESPN.com Sep 12, 2013NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- One weak area of the Tennessee Titans' defense the past couple seasons wasn’t tested in the season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers. With Heath Miller out injured, the Steelers were unthreatening at tight end. In Week 2, Owen D…Share TweetThe Steelers haven’t started a rookie on defense in their season opener in more than a decade, so it wasn’t much surprise that Jarvis Jones played behind Jason Worilds at outside linebacker against the Titans. One week may be all that Jones has to wait …Share Tweet
Preview: Tennessee Titans vs. Houston TexansSep 12NFL Films previews the Week 2 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and the Houston Texans.
Countdown Daily Prediction: TEN-HOUSep 12The NFL Live crew make their picks for Tennessee at Houston.
Inside Edge: Titans at TexansSep 12ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers some stats to help you make your pick for Tennessee at Houston.