ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

titanscolts 12/28

RECORDS — Tennessee (9-6); Indianapolis (13-2).

OPENING LINE — Colts by 2 1/2.

RECORD VS. SPREAD — Titans 7-8; Colts 9-6.

SERIES RECORD — Colts lead series 15-11.

LAST MEETING — Colts 22, Titans 20, Sept. 16, 2007 at Tennessee.

ADVERTISEMENT

LAST WEEK — Titans beat Jets 10-6; Colts beat Texans 38-15.

TITANS OFFENSE — OVERALL (21), RUSH (5), PASS (27)

TITANS DEFENSE — OVERALL (5), RUSH (6), PASS (11)

COLTS OFFENSE — OVERALL (3), RUSH (16), PASS (5)

COLTS DEFENSE — OVERALL (3), RUSH (17), PASS (1)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Tennessee can clinch playoff berth with win. Titans have won three of four and will finish with first winning season since 2003. ... QB Vince Young (17 INTs, 69.5 passer rating) hasn’t thrown for 200-plus yards in three straight games. ... RB LenDale White (287 carries, 1,065 yards) surpassed 1,000 yards rushing for first time in career last week and is averaging 103 in past three outings. ... Titans allow 298.1 yards per game, fifth best in NFL. ... LB Keith Bulluck leads team with career-high five INTs. ... DE Kyle Vanden Bosch is third in AFC with 12 sacks and needs one to set career high (12 1/2 in 2005). ... K Rob Bironas leads NFL with 32 FGs. ... Colts are 5-0 vs. AFC South and have won four straight at home against Titans. ... Indianapolis figures to rest most regulars with No. 2 seed clinched, including QB Peyton Manning, who needs 55 yards passing for record eighth season with 4,000 yards. Backup QB Jim Sorgi (683 yards, 5 TDs in 13 career games) likely will see majority of playing time, and has better career passer rating, 96.2, than Manning, 94.7. ... The Colts had season-high 458 yards and tied for second-most first downs in a game in franchise history with 33 last week. ... Dallas Clark set franchise single-season records for tight ends in receptions (57) and TDs (11). ... Indianapolis has won 10 straight home games against AFC South. ... WR Reggie Wayne leads NFL with career-high 1,423 yards receiving. His 92 receptions are also career best. ... WR Marvin Harrison (knee) has missed nine straight games and is questionable. ... Colts had three INTs last week and have nine in past five games.

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Tennessee can clinch playoff berth with win. Titans have won three of four and will finish with first winning season since 2003. ... QB Vince Young (17 INTs, 69.5 passer rating) hasn’t thrown for 200-plus yards in three straight games. ... RB LenDale White (287 carries, 1,065 yards) surpassed 1,000 yards rushing for first time in career last week and is averaging 103 in past three outings. ... Titans allow 298.1 yards per game, fifth best in NFL. ... LB Keith Bulluck leads team with career-high five INTs. ... DE Kyle Vanden Bosch is third in AFC with 12 sacks and needs one to set career high (12 1/2 in 2005). ... K Rob Bironas leads NFL with 32 FGs. ... Colts are 5-0 vs. AFC South and have won four straight at home against Titans. ... Indianapolis figures to rest most regulars with No. 2 seed clinched, including QB Peyton Manning, who needs 55 yards passing for record eighth season with 4,000 yards. Backup QB Jim Sorgi (683 yards, 5 TDs in 13 career games) likely will see majority of playing time, and has better career passer rating, 96.2, than Manning, 94.7. ... The Colts had season-high 458 yards and tied for second-most first downs in a game in franchise history with 33 last week. ... Dallas Clark set franchise single-season records for tight ends in receptions (57) and TDs (11). ... Indianapolis has won 10 straight home games against AFC South. ... WR Reggie Wayne leads NFL with career-high 1,423 yards receiving. His 92 receptions are also career best. ... WR Marvin Harrison (knee) has missed nine straight games and is questionable. ... Colts had three INTs last week and have nine in past five games.

What To Read Next
Fundraising is underway to move the giant ball of twine from the Highland, Wisconsin, home of creator James Frank Kotera, who died last month at age 75, 44 years after starting the big ball.