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DK Metcalf living up to Seahawks expectations in leading rookie receivers in catches, yards

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The Seahawks weren't the least bit shy about heaping expectations upon rookie wide receiver DK Metcalf this offseason. Russell Wilson was already calling Metcalf “really, really special” in June. Pete Carroll was calling Metcalf “a big threat” during the preseason.

NFL This Week: Round 1 of Texans-Titans’ AFC South showdown

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The Houston Texans have won the AFC South three times in coach Bill O'Brien's five seasons, and they have led or shared the divisional lead all but three weeks this season. Adding a fourth title to that list means going through the franchise the Texans replaced in Houston. The Tennessee Titans last won the AFC South back in 2008 and haven't swept the Houston Texans since 2007.

NFL This Week: Round 1 of Texans-Titans’ AFC South showdown

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The Houston Texans have won the AFC South three times in coach Bill O'Brien's five seasons, and they have led or shared the divisional lead all but three weeks this season. Adding a fourth title to that list means going through the franchise the Texans replaced in Houston. The Tennessee Titans last won the AFC South back in 2008 and haven't swept the Houston Texans since 2007.

Texans-Titans Preview

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The Tennessee Titans have some very simple math to clinch their first AFC South title since 2008 and second playoff berth in three seasons. Sweep the Houston Texans. The Titans (8-5) have won four straight and six of seven to have a chance at the postseason after a 2-4 start in a season salvaged after the switch at quarterback from Marcus Mariota to Ryan Tannehill.

Sweep of Texans key to Titans’ 1st AFC South title since ’08

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The Tennessee Titans have some very simple math to clinch their first AFC South title since 2008 and second playoff berth in three seasons. Sweep the Houston Texans. The Titans (8-5) have won four straight and six of seven to have a chance at the postseason after a 2-4 start in a season salvaged after the switch at quarterback from Marcus Mariota to Ryan Tannehill.

LB Wake won’t retire, wants to stay with Titans

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

Less than two months from his 38th birthday, Tennessee Titans outside linebacker Cameron Wake told the team's website Thursday he plans to play again in 2020, and he hopes to remain in Nashville. "I don't have any plans of giving it up," said Wake, who landed on injured reserve two weeks ago with an undisclosed injury. Wake, who turns 38 on Jan. 30, joined the Titans on a three-year, $23 million contract in March, with $7.25 million guaranteed and non-guaranteed salaries of $7.25 million in 2020 and $7.75 million in 2021.

AFC South battle heats up as Texans visit Titans

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

First place in the AFC South will be on the line when the Houston Texans visit the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon. Houston (8-5) and Tennessee (8-5) are deadlocked atop the division as the postseason approaches. Tennessee is riding a four-game winning streak, including a dominant 42-21 victory last weekend against the Oakland Raiders.

High-scoring Titans getting contributions across roster

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

And though the Titans are coming off a game where they averaged more yards per play than any other NFL game this season, they still see plenty of room for improvement. There's definitely things we can clean up some games more than others,'' Tannehill said Wednesday. You go back and look at the tape, there's always things we can be better at, plays that we missed.

Titans host Texans in battle for AFC South lead

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

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Raiders RB Jacobs could return this week

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Oakland Raiders rookie running back Josh Jacobs is expected to return this week after sitting out the team's Week 14 loss to the Tennessee Titans. NFL Network reported Wednesday that Jacobs was encouraged by test results and is feeling better physically. Prior to last week's game, NFL Network reported his injury was a fractured shoulder plate.