The Tennessee Titans and the Jacksonville Jaguars will square off for the 49th time when they battle on Thursday Night Football.
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The Titans come into Thursday night’s matchup with a 28-20 lead in the all-time series. The Titans have scored 998 in the series while the Jaguars have scored 908. The Titans have won the past three meetings in a row. In the earlier meeting this season, the Titans won 9-6 in Jacksonville in Week 3. The Titans won in Nashville to end the 2017 regular season 15-10 on New Year’s Eve.
The Titans come into Thursday night’s matchup at 6-6 overall and 2-2 in the AFC South. The Jaguars come into the game at 4-8 overall and 1-3 in the AFC South.
The Titans come into the game averaging 18.4 point per game while giving 20.4 points per game. The Jaguars come in averaging 16.9 points per game while giving up 20.3. The Titans come in averaging 310.2 yard per game on offense while giving up 340.9 yard per game on defense. The Jaguars come in averaging 335.2 yards per game on offense while allowing 315.6 yards per game on defense.
For the Titans, quarterback Marcus Mariota has completed 188-of-274 passes for 2,168 yards with 11 touchdowns and 7 interceptions. Derrick Henry leads the Titans with 128 rushes for 474 yards and five touchdowns. Corey Davis leads the Titans in receiving with 52 receptions for 744 yards and three touchdowns. Two of his three touchdowns have been game winners (vs. Eagles, vs. Jets).
For the Jaguars, Cody Kessler will make his second consecutive start for the Jaguars at quarterback. He completed 18-of-24 passes for 150 yards in leading the Jaguars to their 6-0 win over the Colts on Sunday. He’s completed 39-of-54 passes for 306 yards with a touchdown and an interception on the season. T.J. Yeldon leads the Jaguars with 100 carries for 401 yards with four touchdowns. He also leads the Jaguars in receiving with 53 receptions for 472 yards and four touchdowns.
Kickoff is set for 7:20 PM Central on Thursday night from Nissan Stadium.