New Orleans vs Tennessee Recap - Titans Win 27-24
|New Orleans vs Tennessee Recap - Titans Win 27-24|
The Titans were P4 winners on Thursday, coming out on top of the Saints by a score of 27-24 at LP Field.
Tennessee won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 41.5.
Kerry Collins completed 8 of 17 pass attempts for 89 yards and 0 TDs for the Titans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Ladell Betts rushed for 38 yards for New Orleans, while DeShawn Wynn added 31 yards. Chase Daniel threw for 137 yards for the Saints, while receivers Adrian Arrington and Robert Meachem had 78 and 49 yards respectively.
Tennessee outgained New Orleans 466-292 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-17 by the Titans.
New Orleans lost the time of possession battle 33:39/26:21, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Tennessee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raiders. The Saints will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.