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Titans waste top seed again with Henry's return not enough

Jan. 22, 2022 23:03 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans had the No. 1 seed and home-field advantage along with Derrick Henry making a return just in time for the postseason. Once again, playing in Music City just wasn't enough for this franchise. Not with all the mistakes the...

McPherson FG as time expires lifts Bengals past Titans 19-16

Jan. 22, 2022 21:18 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Maybe, just maybe, these young Cincinnati Bengals really are that good. Especially with the way they keep ending postseason droughts. And with their latest victory putting them in the franchise's first AFC championship game in 33 years — and a win away...

Henry's back! Titans activate their top back for playoffs

Jan. 21, 2022 16:10 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans will have Derrick Henry on the field for their AFC divisional game with Cincinnati after moving the NFL's 2019 and 2020 rushing leader from injured reserve to the active roster. The Titans (12-5) made the roster move Friday after...

Top-seeded Titans face Bengals in AFC divisional playoff

Jan. 21, 2022 16:06 PM EST

CINCINNATI (11-7) at TENNESSEE (12-5) Saturday, 4:30 p.m. ET, CBS BETTING LINE: Titans by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bengals 10-7; Titans 10-7. SERIES RECORD: Titans lead 40-35-1. LAST...

Top-seeded Titans eager to start playoff run with Bengals

Jan. 21, 2022 16:04 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have survived using more players than any NFL team in a non-strike season and still earned the AFC's No. 1 seed. They're as rested and healthy as they've been all season, and now they have back Derrick Henry, the NFL's top rusher in...

Titans defenders feeling healthy, ready to peak in playoffs

Jan. 20, 2022 17:50 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee linebacker Bud Dupree feels as good as he's been all season and possibly is as healthy as he's been in well over a year. That could go for the rest of his Titans defensive teammates. And the timing couldn't be better with Tennessee...

'Joey Franchise' is toast of Cincinnati as Bengals advance

Jan. 19, 2022 01:43 AM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals won a playoff game for the first time in three decades in the wild-card round, however it was difficult to tell by looking at Joe Burrow sitting at the podium afterward behind rose-colored Cartier shades. “I mean it's exciting, but this was...

Titans lean on Tannehill's experience vs young Joe Burrow

Jan. 18, 2022 19:41 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Tannehill disputes the idea he ever lost his mojo as the Tennessee Titans quarterback. In a season where Tannehill was one of only three Titans on the offense to start every game during the regular season, the 10-year veteran led Tennessee to a 12-5...

Rested Titans prepping to host Bengals in divisional game

Jan. 17, 2022 16:40 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are rested and healthier than they've been in weeks, maybe months. They also know their next opponent. Now they get a chance to prove how well they used their bye week as the AFC's top seed. “I guess we’ll see on...

Titans hope third time is charm as top seed in AFC playoffs

Jan. 13, 2022 23:39 PM EST

No team ever needed a first-round bye in the playoffs more than the Tennessee Titans, who used a record 91 players this season, most ever in a non-strike season. The Titans (12-5) edged perennial power Kansas City (12-5) for the top seed and the lone bye in the AFC playoffs. ...