Where they stand in key categories

Let’s run through where the Titans stand in key categories through seven games and eight weeks.

Overall offensive and defensive rankings and rushing and passing rankings are based on yardage, and yardage isn’t the most important thing.

Points are the most important thing, and third down is quite important, too.

The final rankings from 2012 are included for comparison:


Not much changed for the Titans while they enjoyed a Sunday off, though they lost the standing of being a top 10 defense, slipping from 10th to 13th. The Rams are 31st in first downs and 23rd in points on offense. On defense, St. Louis is and 20th in first downs and seventh in points.