Jags- Titans Game Capsule

The Jaguars will try to get their third victory of the season in front of a national audience on Thursday night as they take on the slumping Tennessee Titans.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2014

Tennessee Titans (2-12) AT Jacksonville Jaguars (2-12)

THURSDAY RECORD

Titans- 9-7

Jaguars- 2-5

SERIES LEADER- Titans

22-17

STREAKS

Titans won 4 of past 6

COACHES VS. OPP.

Whisenhunt: 2-0

Bradley: 1-2

LAST WEEK

L 16-11 vs. Jets

L 20-12 at Ravens

LAST GAME


10/12/14: Jaguars 14 at Titans 16. Tennessee RB Jackie Battle scores rushing TD. Titans K Ryan Succop makes three FGs (25, 21, 42). CB Blidi Wreh-Wilson has 10 tackles & INT.

LAST GAME AT SITE:

12/22/13: Titans 20 at Jaguars 16. Tennessee WR Nate Washington has 6 catches for 117 yards, including 30-yard TD. Titans RB Shonn Green rushes for 91 yards & TD.

BROADCAST

NFLN (8:25 PM ET): Jim Nantz, Phil Simms, Tracy Wolfson (Field reporter). Westwood One: Bob Wischusen, Brady Quinn, Chris Doering (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 88 (WW1), 93 (Ten.), 92 (Jax). XM: 88 (WW1), 225 (Ten.), 226 (Jax.).

STATS PASSING

Whitehurst: 69-122-967-5-2-89.1

Bortles (R): 253-416-2676-10-17-70.6

RUSHING

Sankey (R): 134-507-3.8-2

Bortles (QB) (R): 48-308-6.4-0

RECEIVING

Walker (TE): 52-793-15.3-4

Hurns (R): 46-636-13.8-6

OFFENSE

307.9

293.8

TAKE/GIVE

-9

-8

DEFENSE

378.7

372.6

SACKS

Casey: 5

Marks: 7.5

INTs

McCourty: 3

Thomas: 2

PUNTING

Kern: 46.5

Anger: 47.5 (1C)

KICKING

Succop: 73 (25/25 PAT; 16/19 FG)

Scobee: 75 (18/18 PAT; 19/24 FG)

NOTES

TITANS: QB Charlie Whitehurst (967) needs 33 pass yards to reach 1,000 in season for 1st time...RB Bishop Sankey (Round 2, No. 54 overall) ranks 4th among AFC rookies in rush yards (507). RB Shonn Greene led team with 50 rush yards last week & needs 12 to reach 4,000 career (3,988). RB JACKIE BATTLE had rush TD in last meeting...Last week vs. Jets, WR NATE Washington led team with season-high 102 rec. yards. TE Delanie Walker ranks 2nd among AFC TEs in receiving yards (793), surpassing Frank Wycheck (768 in 1998) for most in season by Titans TE. Had 93 receiving yards on 4 catches (23.3 avg.) vs. Jets last week...S Michael Griffin leads team with 99 tackles. S George Wilson posted 1st sack of season last week...JAGUARS: Last week, QB Blake Bortles (No. 3 overall) passed for 210 yards. Has 2,676 pass yards & needs 144 to surpass Byron Leftwich (2,819) for club rookie record. Passed for career-high 336 yards with TD for 88.7 rating in last meeting. Ranks 2nd among AFC QBs with 308 rush yards...RB Toby Gerhart led team with 54 rush yards last week. Rookie RB Storm Johnson (Rd. 7, No. 222 overall) scored 1st career TD in last meeting...WR Cecil Shorts III led team with 76 rec. yards vs. Bal. Has 100+ rec. yards in 2 of past 3 vs. Ten. WR Allen Hurns (undrafted) ranks 2nd among AFC rookies in TD rec. (6) & 3rd in rec. yards (636). TE Marcedes Lewis (3,783) needs 22 scrimmage yards to surpass James Stewart (3,804) for 5th-most in club history...DT SEN' Derrick Marks has 5.5 sacks in past 7. DE Chris Clemons aims for 3rd in row vs. Ten with at least half sack. S Jonathan Cyprien leads team with 96 tackles.

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