|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 11 September 2008 10:48|
TENNESSEE (1-0) At CINCINNATI (0-1)
1 p.m. EDT, CBS
OPENING LINE - Bengals by 3.
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Tennessee 1-0; Cincinnati 0-1.
SERIES RECORD - Titans lead 38-32-1.
LAST MEETING - Bengals 35, Titans 6, Nov. 25, 2007.
TITANS OFFENSE - OVERALL (17), RUSH (13), PASS (19)
TITANS DEFENSE - OVERALL (3), RUSH (1), PASS (8)
BENGALS OFFENSE - OVERALL (32), RUSH (27), PASS (32)
BENGALS DEFENSE - OVERALL (26), RUSH (31), PASS (5)
owest total allowed by Titans in their history. ... Bengals are trying to avoid first 0-2 start since 2003, when they lost their first three games under first-year coach Marvin Lewis. ... In last year's game against Tennessee, Bengals WR Chad Ocho Cinco caught his first touchdown pass in two months, finshing with career-high 12 catches and three touchdowns. He celebrated first score by commandeering a television camera behind end zone, drawing a flag for excessive celebration. ... In his last two games against Tennessee, QB Carson Palmer has set career highs for completion percentage, going 27-of-33 and 32-of-38. ... RB Chris Perry had career-high nine catches for 45 yards against Titans in 2005. ... In 17-10 loss at Baltimore last Sunday, Bengals managed only 154 yards, with Palmer throwing for 99; Ravens ran for 229 yards.