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Titans-Texans Preview Capsule

November 23, 2018

TENNESSEE (5-5) at HOUSTON (7-3)

Monday, 8:15 p.m. ET, ESPN

OPENING LINE - OFF

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Tennessee 6-4, Houston 4-6

SERIES RECORD - Titans lead 18-15

LAST MEETING - Titans beat Texans 20-17, Sept. 16

LAST WEEK - Titans lost to Colts 38-10; Texans beat Redskins 23-21

AP PRO32 RANKING - Titans No. 17, Texans No. 7

TITANS OFFENSE - OVERALL (30), RUSH (15), PASS (30).

TITANS DEFENSE - OVERALL (9), RUSH (11), PASS (9).

TEXANS OFFENSE - OVERALL (13), RUSH (11), PASS (19).

TEXANS DEFENSE - OVERALL (9), RUSH (14), PASS (10).

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - This is second straight AFC South game for Titans, who snapped six-game winning streak inside division with loss at Indianapolis. ... Titans have won two straight and three of last four vs. Texans. ... Titans have won six of their last seven games on Monday night, including 28-14 in Dallas on Nov. 5. ... Titans WR Corey Davis ranks fourth in NFL for most third-down catches for first-down conversions with 15. ... Titans second in NFL allowing 18.9 points per game. ... Titans have allowed second-fewest TDs in NFL with 21. ... RB Derrick Henry has four rushing touchdowns in last four games. ... CB Adoree’ Jackson had nine tackles last week and had six tackles and interception in last meeting with Texans. ... LB Wesley Woodyard has 10 or more tackles in two of last three games. ... DT Jurrell Casey had two sacks, forced fumble and tackle for loss in last game against Houston. ... Houston QB Deshaun Watson has thrown for 593 yards with six TDs and two interceptions in two career meetings with Titans. ... RB Lamar Miller has had 85 yards rushing or more in two of last three games. ... Rookie WR Keke Coutee led team with 77 yards receiving last week in return after missing two games with hamstring injury. ... DE J.J. Watt has had sack in three straight games and forced fumble in last game against Titans. ... S Justin Reid’s 101-yard interception return for touchdown tied for second longest by rookie in NFL history. ... S Tyrann Mathieu had nine tackles and sack last week. He’s only safety in league with 60 or more tackles (61), three sacks and two interceptions this season. ... Fantasy tip: Houston WR DeAndre Hopkins had 110 yards receiving and TD catch in last meeting and has TD catch in five straight games, which is tied for most in franchise history.

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