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2016 Schedule
1-2, 2nd in AFC South
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Can Texans overcome emotions of losing Watt? (0:19)

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Texans-Titans injury report.

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Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Marcus Mariota missed both games against Houston last season. Now JJ Watt is out. So they haven't faced each other. The QB still feels some familiarity with the Texans from being in meetings last year.

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Jurrell Casey and Karl Klug had these in their lockers.

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A lot riding on Titans-Texans on Sunday

ESPN's Football Power Index doesn't see this as a high-quality matchup, but it has serious implications in the weak AFC South. Both teams' divisional odds will swing wildly depending on the outcome. FPI game rater

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Andre Johnson wants a win that would put the Titans at 2-2 for the first quarter of the season. Still has a lot of friends on Texans and his house in Houston.

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Why has Marcus Mariota been so much better on the road than at home? "I'm not sure," left tackle Taylor Lewan said. "Because when we play at home it's not really a home game because there are just as many opponents' fans as there are… There's really no difference except for we are not flying somewhere." Went on to say any fan issues at Nissan Stadium are on the team, which must win more.

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Taylor Lewan said Texans OLB Whitney Mercilus ate my lunch last year." He's determined to fare better and disappointed JJ Watt won't play

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Mularkey says Titans are expecting Delanie Walker back from hamstring injury for Sunday in Houston. Walker was off today as part of overall plan. Kendall Wright practiced, showed quickness out of breaks. CB Cody Riggs suffered slight hamstring pull.

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Titans special teams coach Bobby April and defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau chatted after practice.

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

TV reporter from Alabama getting some Derrick Henry time.

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Titans are squarely in the playoff hunt

Per Football Outsiders, Tennessee's playoff odds (30.2 percent) are just behind Indianapolis' (32.7 percent) and Houston's (37.0) in the AFC South. Meanwhile, the Titans lead the division in DVOA so far. Playoff odds (Insider)

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Delanie Walker recounts how he dealt with injuries at Central Missouri (0:55)
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Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

WATCH: As he works to recover from a hamstring injury with world-class treatment, Delanie Walker remembered how he dealt with injuries at Central Missouri. (From The Midday 180.)

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Titans get a Texans team missing J.J. Watt

The Titans get a break with J.J. Watt out, but if they want to climb to the top of the AFC South this week, they'll need to contain DeAndre Hopkins.

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Titans' time at top of the waiver wire is over

Tennessee used the top spot on the waiver wire to bolster the roster this offseason, but after Week 3 that spot goes to the team with the worst record.

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Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

WATCH: In his weekly visit with The Midday 180 in Nashville, Delanie Walker discussed cleaning up a pile and Taylor Lewan's penalty at the end of the Titans' loss to the Raiders.

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Delanie Walker on The Midday 180 on JJ Watt: "JJ is back but he's not JJ yet. I'm pretty sure he's going to get to that level."

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Delanie Walker on The Midday 180 says "I think it was a one-week thing," missing Oakland game with hamstring injury.

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Week 4 Preview, Fantasy Play & Pick'em

Titans NFL Nation reporter Paul Kuharsky and Texans NFL Nation reporter Sarah Barshop preview the Week 4 matchup, discuss their top potential fantasy play and make their game predictions.

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Titans tumbling back down rankings

Tennessee's win in Detroit earned it a five-spot boost on our list last week, but all of that ground was given up on Sunday. Still, the Titans aren't last in the woeful AFC South. Power Rankings

Team Stats

Passing Yards229.324th
Rushing Yards128.08th
Points For14.0Tied-31st
Points Against19.0Tied-8th

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