Titans at Colts Week 15 Capsule

TITANS COLTS
SERIES LEADER   20-13
STREAKS   5 of past 6
COACHES VS. OPP. Munchak: 1-0 Caldwell: 4-1
LAST WEEK L 22-17 vs. Saints L 24-10 at Ravens
LAST GAME 10/30/11: Colts 10 at Titans 27. Tennessee WR Nate Washington rushes for TD & catches 14-yard TD from QB Matt Hasselbeck as Titans score 20 points in 1st half.
LAST GAME AT SITE 1/2/11: Colts 23, Titans 20. Indianapolis QB Peyton Manning throws 2 TD passes, 1 apiece to WRs Reggie Wayne & Pierre Garcon, as Adam Vinatieri kicks game-winning 43-yard FG.
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts. SIRIUS: 112 (Ten.), 128 (Ind.). XM: 228 (Ind.).

 

STATS

PASSING Hasselbeck: 246-403-2,701-15-10-82.9 Orlovsky: 61-95-611-3-2-84.1
RUSHING C. Johnson: 217-875-4.0-4 D. Brown: 99-425-4.3-4
RECEIVING Washington: 59-798-13.5-5 Garcon: 60-851-14.2-6
OFFENSE 323.5 283.4
TAKE/GIVE +5 (T3C) -12
DEFENSE 362.2 384.8
SACKS Klug (R): 6 Freeney: 7.5
INTs McCourty: 2 Lefeged, Powers: 2
PUNTING Kern: 42.9 McAfee: 47.1
KICKING Bironas: 92 (29/29 PAT; 21/24 FG) Vinatieri: 64 (19/19 PAT; 15/18 FG)

NOTES

TITANS: Club aims to sweep season series vs. Colts for 1st time since ’02…For career, QB MATT HASSELBECK is 2-0 vs. Colts & has completed 40 of 54 passes (74.1 pct.) for 392 yards with 3 TDs vs. 0 INT & 112.6 passer rating…In 20 career games vs. AFC South, RB CHRIS JOHNSON averages 85.2 rush yards per game (1,704 total). Johnson averages 98 rush yards per game in Dec. (1,274 total). Has rushed for 100+ rush yards in 3 of 6 road games in ’11. Johnson (38) needs 2 rush TDs to join HOFer EARL CAMPBELL (73) & EDDIE GEORGE (64) as only players to reach 40 career in club annals…WR NATE WASHINGTON had career-best 130 receiving yards last week. Washington is tied for NFL lead with 25 rec. on 3rd down (RODDY WHITE). Has career-best in catches (59) & receiving yards (798) in ’11. WR DAMIAN WILLIAMS is averaging 20.7 yards per catch in past 2 (6 catches, 124 yards). Has career-high in catches (33), receiving yards (473) & TDs (5) in ’11…Rookie DT KARL KLUG (5th round, No. 142) has 3 sacks in past 2 games…DE JASON JONES had sack in last game vs. Colts…S MICHAEL GRIFFIN had INT in last game vs. Colts…COLTS: Club has won 7 of past 8 at home vs. Titans…In past 2 starts, QB DAN ORLOVSKY has completed 47 of 74 passes (63.5 pct.) for 489 yards with 3 TDs & 84.8 passer rating…RB DONALD BROWN has rush TD in 2 of past 3. RB JOSEPH ADDAI has 3 rush TDs in past 3 against Titans…WR REGGIE WAYNE (843) needs 7 catches to reach 850 career. WR PIERRE GARCON (851) needs 149 receiving yards to reach 1,000 for 1st time in career. Has 6 TD catches this season, tied for career-best (6 in ’10). Has 3 TD catches in past 3 vs. Titans…WR AUSTIN COLLIE tied career-high with 2 TD receptions vs. Titans on 10/11/09…TE JACOB TAMME posted 1st TD catch of season last week…DE DWIGHT FREENEY (101.5) registered 100th career sack last week. Freeney has 13 sacks in 17 career games vs. Ten. DE ROBERT MATHIS (79.5) needs half sack to reach 80 career…Rookie S JOE LEFEGED (undrafted free agent) is tied for rookie-best with 2 INTs.


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