TENNESSEE TITANS (10-5) AT HOUSTON TEXANS (4-11)

WEEK 17 // SUNDAY, JAN. 3, 2021 // 4:25 PM ET // NRG STADIUM // REFEREE: SHAWN HOCHULI

SERIES HISTORY:

LEADER: Titans lead all-time series, 20-17

STREAKS: Titans have won past 2

LAST GAME: 10/18/20: Texans 36 at Titans 42

LAST GAME AT SITE: 12/29/19: Titans 35, Texans 14

TITANS NOTES:

QB RYAN TANNEHILL passed for 121 yards & rushed for season high 55 yards & TD last week. Has 100+ rating in 5 of his past 6. Passed for 366 yards & 4 TDs vs. INT for 122.6 rating in Week 6 meeting. Has 13 TDs (12 pass, 1 rush) vs. 2 INTs for 129.4 rating in his past 4 vs. Hou. Aims for his 4th in row vs. division with 0 INTs & 3rd in row with 105+ rating. Has career-high 32 TD passes. • RB DERRICK HENRY rushed for 98 yards last week. Has 150+ scrimmage yards in 2 of past 3. Had career-high 264 scrimmage yards (212 rush, 52 rec.) & 2 rush TDs in Week 6 meeting. Aims for 3rd in row vs. Hou. with 100+ rush yards & 2+ rush TDs. Aims for 5th in row vs. division with 100+ rush yards. Leads NFL with career-high 1,777 rush yards & ranks 3rd with 15 rush TDs. • WR A.J. BROWN had 4 catches for 43 yards last week. Has rec. TD in 2 of past 3. Had 5 catches for 58 yards & season-high 2 TDs in Week 6 meeting. Aims for his 4th in row vs. Hou. with rec. TD. Has 110+ rec. yards in 2 of 3 career games vs. Hou. Has TD catch in 4 of his past 5 on road. WR COREY DAVIS has 50+ rec. yards in 2 of his past 3. vs. Hou. TE JONNU SMITH had careerhigh 8th TD catch of season in Week 16. • S KEVIN BYARD aims for 4th in row with 9+ tackles. Had INT in last road meeting. Ranks 4th among safeties with career-high 107 tackles. CB MALCOLM BUTLER had INT last week & has INT in 2 of past 3. Had 8 tackles & PD in Week 6 meeting. Has PD in 2 of his past 3 vs. Hou & 8 of his past 9 vs. division. Aims for 3rd in row on road with INT. LB DAVID LONG had 9 tackles & TFL last week. Aims for 3rd in row with 9+ tackles. DE JEFFERY SIMMONS had sack in Week 6 meeting.

TEXANS NOTES:

QB DESHAUN WATSON completed 24 of 33 passes (72.7 pct.) for 324 yards & 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 133.9 rating last week. Aims for 4th in row with 0 INTs & 100+ rating & 3rd in row with 315+ pass yards & 2+ TD passes. Passed for 335 yards & 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 138.9 rating in Week 6 meeting. Has 16 TDs (14 pass, 2 rush) vs. 4 INTs for 120.1 rating in 5 career games vs. Ten. • RB DAVID JOHNSON had season-high 139 scrimmage yards (128 rush, 11 rec.) & 2 TDs (1 rush, 1 rec.) last week. Aims for 3rd in row with 125+ scrimmage yards. Has rush TD in 2 of past 3. Rushed for 57 yards & TD in Week 6 meeting. Aims for his 4th in row vs. division with TD. RB DUKE JOHNSON has 75+ scrimmage yards in 2 of his past 3. Had rush TD in last home meeting. • WR BRANDIN COOKS had 7 catches for 141 yards & TD last week. Aims for 6th in row with 50+ rec. yards & 5th in row with 5+ catches. Had 9 catches for 68 yards & TD in Week 6 meeting. WR KEKE COUTEE aims for 3rd in row with 5+ catches & 50+ rec. yards. Has TD catch in 2 of past 3. TE DARREN FELLS had 6th TD catch of season in Week 16. Had 6 catches for career high 85 yards & TD in Week 6 meeting. • DE J.J. WATT had sack, FF & PD in Week 6 meeting. Aims for his 4th in row vs. Ten. with FF & 3rd in row with sack. Has FF in 8 of his past 9 vs. Ten. Has sack in 3 of his past 4 vs. division. LB ZACH CUNNINGHAM had 14 tackles last week. Aims for 3rd in row with 10+ tackles. Has TFL in 2 of past 3. Leads NFL with career-high 150 tackles. LB TYRELL ADAMS has 9+ tackles in 4 of past 5. Has TFL in 2 of past 3. Had 2 PD & sack in Week 6 meeting. CB KEION CROSSEN had career-high 4 PD in Week 16.

ON THE AIRWAVES TV: CBS (4:25 PM ET): Greg Gumbel, Rich Gannon, Amanda Balionis (field reporter) SIRIUS: 121 (Ten), 134 (Hou) | XM: 383 (Ten), 228 (Hou)