1. The Tennessee Titans, Their Playoff Hopes, and the Reality in Between

    Truth is stranger than fiction, indeed. Most folks didn't see the Tennessee Titans' 0-6 free-fall coming.   But even fewer could have seen them clawing back into contention with a forgotten ...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 515 reads 2 comments

  2. Five and...Oh! Titans Stumble, Still Harbor Hope

    Meanwhile, back on earth... So, it appears the Tennessee Titans got their inevitable reality check on Sunday, as the streaking Indianapolis Colts rolled to a 27-17 win. However, all is not lost in Nashville...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 318 reads 0 comments

  3. Tennessee's Titanic Turnaround Goes Beyond Vince Young

    Let me clear the air, get it out of the way and say this: I am not a Vince Young hater and never have been. Even during the season and a half where he was the backup quarterback after a dramatic ...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 578 reads 10 comments

  4. Tennessee Titans: A Tale of Two Seasons

    Don't look now, but the Tennessee Titans are one of the hottest teams in the NFL. And the darndest thing is, their current winning streak isn't merely about pride and moral victory. They actually have a shot at the postseason...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 382 reads 4 comments

  5. Is Vince Young's Resurgence Enough To Keep Him in Tennessee?

    If anything, this is a good problem for the Tennessee Titans to have. A few months ago, the burning question in Nashville was who the Titans would draft in the wake of what was sure to be a disastrous season...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 885 reads 27 comments

  6. Four Down, Six to Go: Can the Tennessee Titans Run the Table?

    Initially, Chris Johnson's prediction that he and his Tennessee Titans would win the remainder of their games seemed like a pipe dream...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 501 reads 3 comments

  7. NFL MVP Favorites Part Two: The Contenders

    Today's list is the conclusion of a two part series that dissects the top ten NFL Most Valuable Player candidates and their chances of taking home the trophy...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 1,353 reads 12 comments

  8. NFL MVP Favorites Part One: The Overrated

    This time of year, the chatter of who will likely take home the NFL's Most Valuable Player trophy begins to heat up. By the end of the season, it has inevitably crescendoed into a raucous cacophony ...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 744 reads 8 comments

  9. Titans vs. Texans: May the Best Defense Win

    At least this time, the Tennessee Titans know what they're getting into. The Houston Texans can flat-out play. When they want to. As per their usual, consistency, or lack thereof, has plagued this otherwise talented franchise...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 750 reads 6 comments

  10. Here Today, Gone Tomorrow: The Top 10 NFL Collapses Since 1990

    Since the dawn of free agency in the NFL, patterns and trends in the win-loss column have been less frequent; dynasties tend to be more of a rarity. In a sense, the vices are wrapped in its virtue...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 1,950 reads 8 comments

  11. Tennessee Titans-Buffalo Bills: Striking While the Iron's Hot

    Lookout, Tennessee Titan fans. Things actually seem to be going in the team's favor as they prepare to take the field against the Buffalo Bills this Sunday. Hmmm. This is a game that they should win...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 336 reads 5 comments

  12. Eight Down, Eight to Go: Tennessee Titans Midseason Report

    Of all the things that could be said of the Tennessee Titans' enigma of a season thus far, this much is true: they sure keep things interesting...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 259 reads 0 comments

  13. Can Tennessee Titans' Chris Johnson Avoid the Running Back Curse?

    So far, so good. With his stellar performance this year, Titans running back Chris Johnson has proved that his prolific rookie campaign wasn't a fluke...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 571 reads 8 comments

  14. Titans-49ers: Can Tennessee Keep the Momentum Going in San Francisco?

    "Okay, guys. Remember what you did last Sunday? Just do that again." One can't help but think that Tennessee Titans coach Jeff Fisher will preach a paraphrased version of that mantra this week ...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 423 reads 2 comments

  15. Tennessee Titans: A Flash in the Pan or for Real?

    Well, this is different. For at least one week, there are no "maybe next time" sentences to type. For at least one week, there is no "coulda, woulda, shoulda" sentiment to opine on...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 339 reads 3 comments

  16. Titans Vs. Jaguars: Like Ships Passing in The Night

    In a sense, the Tennessee Titans will be looking in a mirror come Sunday. A mirror of their former selves. The Jacksonville Jaguars are a gritty, hard-nosed football team that plays a full sixty minutes of football...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 262 reads 1 comments

  17. With Titans Starting Young, Significance Goes Beyond The Win/Loss Column

    It's funny how things can come full circle. A little over a year ago Vince Young and the Tennessee Titans were faring somewhat poorly in a season-opening matchup with the Jacksonville Jaguars...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 484 reads 7 comments

  18. Jeff Fisher Remains Mum As Titans Prepare to Flee The Status Quo

    Pardon my continued use of the scientific simile, but Tennessee Titans coach Jeff Fisher is beginning to take on the look of a mad scientist. It began with his publicity stunt from a week ago, when he wore the Peyton Manning jersey...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about almost 5 years ago 137 reads 6 comments

  19. Back To The Laboratory: Titans Seeking Direction During Bye Week

    Success is a very relative term. For some teams, it's defined as the obvious goal of winning a Super Bowl. For others, merely winning a game is their Super Bowl. In a matter of two months, the Tennessee Titans have had to use both definitions...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about 5 years ago 464 reads 0 comments

  20. Jeff Fisher's Peyton Manning Jersey Gaffe: Good Joke Or Bad Taste?

    "I just wanted to feel like a winner." Those were the words of Tennessee Titans coach Jeff Fisher on Tuesday at a charity function at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn. With your eyes closed, that might seem like he's overstating the obvious...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about 5 years ago 1,170 reads 47 comments

  21. After Titanic Collapse, Tennessee Morphs From Questionable to Chaotic

    For the 0-6 Tennessee Titans, "Yea, but..." has given way to "Uh-oh." In fact, the 59-0 massacre at the hand of the New England Patriots last Sunday would merit full-fledged panic. A few weeks ago, there was hope for a turnaround...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about 5 years ago 386 reads 4 comments

  22. Any Given Sunday: Titans Head to Foxboro with Upset in Mind

    There's something to be said for being the best winless team in the NFL. Every week, no matter what the odds, there is undoubtedly at least one expert who sees an upcoming matchup ...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about 5 years ago 274 reads 12 comments

  23. Patriots-Titans: Rebuild or Reload? Titans' Defense Faces Burning Questions

    When a season is all but lost, finger pointing becomes the norm. Both players and fans alike get in on the act; playing the blame game is the normal, knee-jerk reaction. Sure, players try not to throw their own friends and teammates under the bus...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about 5 years ago 455 reads 3 comments

  24. For Winless Tennessee Titans, The 2010 Preseason Begins Now

    "Well, there's always next year." It's the universal statement and rallying cry for the undermanned and underachieving all over. For some organizations, it's wishful thinking. For others, it bears a certain air of legitimacy...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about 5 years ago 344 reads 2 comments

  25. Contenders Or Spoilers? Titans Are Still Seeking Answers

    What a difference a month makes. Just over four weeks ago, the Tennessee Titans and their fans were teeming with optimism...

    Dave Stanley Written by Dave Stanley about 5 years ago 204 reads 10 comments