Tennessee Titans (5-5) AFC South vs Houston Texans (4-6) AFC South
Television: CBS Ian Eagle and Dan Fouts (Noon CT)
Venue: Reliant Stadium Houston, TX
Surface: Natural Grass
Opened in: 2002
Tennessee General Manager: Mike Reinfeldt
Owner: K.S. "Bud" Adams Jr.
Head Coach: Jeff Fisher
Offensive Coordinator: Mike Heimerdinger
Defensive Coordinator: Chuck Cecil
Head Coach: Gary Kubiak
Offensive Coordinator: Rick Dennison
Defensive Coordinator: Frank Bush
Houston General Manager: Rick Smith
Owner: Robert McNair
Titans 2010 Offensive Ranking: 26th (overall), 8th (rushing), 31st (passing)
Titans 2010 Defensive Rankings: 24th (overall), 10th (rushing), 26th (passing)
Texans 2010 Offensive Rankings: 8th (overall), 8th (rushing), 12th (passing)
Texans 2010 Defensive Rankings: 31st (overall), 16th (rushing), 32nd (passing)
Head Referee: Clete Blakeman
Head Linesman: Tony Veteri
Chris Johnson has 22 career 100-yard rushing games and six this season. If he has a 100 or more rushing yards on Sunday, that will give Johnson nine consecutive games in November tying Earl Campbell (1978-80) for the NFL record.
CJ has 968 rushing yards this season, with 32 more yards he will become the third player in franchise history with three straight 1,000-yard rushing seasons joining Eddie George and Earl Campbell.
Wide receiver Randy Moss (949 career receptions) needs three catches to pass Andre Reed (951 receptions) for eighth all-time in NFL history.
A touchdown reception by Moss, would make him the first player in NFL history to accomplish that feat with three different teams in the same season.
Moss' (14,804 career receiving yards) has him just 131 yards from passing wide receiver Tim Brown (14,934) for fourth in NFL history.
Kicker Rob Bironas has a current streak of 20 consecutive games with at least one field goal, which is the longest streak in franchise history. He did hold the club record for a FG in 19 consecutive games from 2006-07.
Bironas currently has a streak of 15 consecutive made field goals, which he just passed Al Del Greco (1999-2000) for the fifth-longest streak in franchise history.
Wide receiver Nate Washington looks for his third 100-yard receiving performance of the season, which would make him the first Titans WR to accomplish that since Drew Bennett in 2006.
Jeff Fisher's Record vs Texans is 12-4. Fisher has coached 256 regular season games as the head coach of the Oilers/Titans. Putting him just four games shy of breaking Bud Grant's record of 259 with the Minnesota Vikings.
Titans record at Reliant Stadium is 6-2. Last year they beat the Texans 20-17 in Houston on Monday Night Football, as Rob Bironas connected on a 53-yard FG with :47 seconds remaining in the game. Kenny Britt scored his first career touchdown.
Rookie Quarterback Rusty Smith makes his first career NFL start.
The Titans have dropped three games in a row, and the Texans have lost four consecutive games.
Jason Babin was originally drafted by the Texans in the first round (27th) in 2004.
Texans linebacker Stanford Keglar was a fourth round pick by the Titans in 2008.
Running back Arian Foster and cornerback Jason Allen both played at the University of Tennessee.