Recap - Titans Defeat Atlanta 27-16
|Recap - Titans Defeat Atlanta 27-16|
Ryan Fitzpatrick threw a pair of TD passes as Tennessee defeated Atlanta 27-16 in Preseason Week 3 action on Saturday.
Tennessee was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 43.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chris Johnson rushed for 65 yards, while Jackie Battle added 41 yards in the win. Nate Washington and Michael Preston added 70 and 68 receiving yards respectively.
Steven Jackson rushed for 51 yards for Atlanta, while Dominique Davis added 45 yards. Matt Ryan threw for 138 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Julio Jones and Darius Johnson had 81 and 62 yards respectively.
Tennessee outgained Atlanta 361-308 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-17 by the Titans.
Tennessee led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:42/28:18 split in that important category.
Tennessee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Vikings. The Falcons will aim to get back on the winning track vs Jacksonville.