Jaguars vs. Titans Guide: What you need to know for Week 8

The Jaguars (2-4) will be in primetime on Thursday night when they travel to Tennessee to face the Titans (3-4). Jacksonville is coming off a rough loss to the Oakland Raiders, while the Tennessee Titans suffered a Week 7 defeat to the Indianapolis Colts. 

Both teams are still in the AFC South hunt and will hope to make some progress in the struggling division race in front of a national audience.

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Game Information

Jacksonville Jaguars at Tennessee Titans

Nissan Field, Nashville, Tennessee

October 27, Sunday, 8 p.m. EST

Radio Information: 1010 AM, 92.5 FM or Sirius 83 (Internet 814)

TV: NFL Network

Who to Follow

First Coast News - @FCN2go

Mike Kaye - Jaguars Beat Writer - @Mike_E_Kaye

Chris Porter - FCN Sports Director - @ChrisPorterFCN

Alyssa Lang - FCN Sports Anchor - @AlyssaLang

Brian Chojnacki - FCN Sports Anchor - @BroadcastingBri

Tim Bee - FCN Sports Team Member - @TimBeeSports

Matchup History

The Tennessee Titans own a 24-19 record over the Jacksonville Jaguars in their all-time series. The Titans and Jaguars split their meetings last season, with the Titans securing a 42-39 win in their last matchup. The rivalry dates back to when the Titans were the Houston Oilers. Before the Titans moved to Tennessee, the rivalry was tied at 2-2.

Injury Report

JAGUARS

Questionable: DE Jared Odrick (quad), TE Julius Thomas (ankle)

TITANS

OUT: CB Perrish Cox (concussion), S Rashad Johnson (neck), G Quinton Spain (knee)

Questionable: WR Tajae Sharpe (knee), LB Kevin Dodd (foot)

Did you know?

- The only time the Titans and the Jaguars have met in the playoffs, Tennessee won 33-14 on January 23, 2000. 

- Titans head coach Mike Mularkey spent one season as Jaguars head coach. His record was 2-14.

- The Titans have no former Jaguars players on their active roster. The Jaguars have defensive tackle Sen'Derrick Marks, who played for the Titans from 2009-2012.

- Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis has caught 67 receptions for 574 receiving yards and three touchdowns in 18 games against the Titans.


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