Titans Fall 30-24 Against Houston - Game Recap
|Titans Fall 30-24 Against Houston - Game Recap|
Matt Schaub passed for 3 TDs and 298 yards in leading the Texans past Tennessee on Sunday at Reliant Stadium.
Houston 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 42.5.
Ben Tate rushed for 93 yards, while Arian Foster added 79 yards in the win. DeAndre Hopkins and Andre Johnson added 117 and 76 receiving yards respectively.
Chris Johnson rushed for 96 yards for Tennessee, while Jackie Battle added 13 yards. Jake Locker threw for 148 yards for the Titans, while receivers Kendall Wright and Nate Washington had 54 and 50 yards respectively.
Tennessee was outgained by Houston 452-248 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-14 by the Texans.
The time of possession battle favored Houston as their offense was on the field for 33:14, longer than the 31:14 of their opponents.
Houston heads into a Week 3 battle against the Ravens. Tennessee, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Diego.