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2012 Tennessee Titans season
Head Coach Mike Munchak
General Manager Ruston Webster
Home Field LP Field
Results
Record 6–10
Place 3rd AFC South
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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2011 2013

The 2012 Tennessee Titans season was the franchise's 43rd season in the National Football League, the 53rd overall, the 16th in the state of Tennessee and the second under head coach Mike Munchak. It was also the last full season under the ownership of Bud Adams, who died on October 21, 2013. The Titans failed to improve on their 9–7 record in 2011 and were eliminated from postseason contention in Week 14. Template:TOC limit

2012 draft classEdit

2012 Tennessee Titans Draft
Round Selection Player Position College
1 20 Kendall Wright Wide Receiver Baylor
2 52 Zach Brown Linebacker North Carolina
3 82 Mike Martin Defensive Tackle Michigan
4 115 Coty Sensabaugh Cornerback Clemson
5 145[a] Taylor Thompson Tight End SMU
6 190 Markelle Martin Safety Oklahoma State
7 227[b] Scott Solomon Defensive End Rice

Notes

^[a] Traded up to acquire pick from the Dolphins.
^[b] Pick from the Browns through the Vikings.

StaffEdit

2012 Tennessee Titans final staff
Front Office

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

  Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

Strength and Conditioning

Final rosterEdit

2012 Tennessee Titans final roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen

Linebackers

Defensive backs

Special teams

Reserve lists


Practice squad


Rookies in italics
53 Active, 17 Inactive, 9 Practice squad

ScheduleEdit

PreseasonEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Record Game site NFL.com
recap
1 August 11 at Seattle L 17–27 0–1 CenturyLink Field Recap
2 August 17 at Tampa Bay W 30–7 1–1 Raymond James Stadium Recap
3 August 23 Arizona W 32–27 2–1 LP Field Recap
4 August 30 New Orleans W 10–6 3–1 LP Field Recap

Regular seasonEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Record Game site NFL.com
recap
1 September 9 New England L 13–34 0–1 LP Field Recap
2 September 16 at San Diego L 10–38 0–2 Qualcomm Stadium Recap
3 September 23 Detroit W 44–41 (OT) 1–2 LP Field Recap
4 September 30 at Houston L 14–38 1–3 Reliant Stadium Recap
5 October 7 at Minnesota L 7–30 1–4 Mall of America Field Recap
6 October 11 Pittsburgh W 26–23 2–4 LP Field Recap
7 October 21 at Buffalo W 35–34 3–4 Ralph Wilson Stadium Recap
8 October 28 Indianapolis L 13–19 (OT) 3–5 LP Field Recap
9 November 4 Chicago L 20–51 3–6 LP Field Recap
10 November 11 at Miami W 37–3 4–6 Sun Life Stadium Recap
11 Bye
12 November 25 at Jacksonville L 19–24 4–7 EverBank Field Recap
13 December 2 Houston L 10–24 4–8 LP Field Recap
14 December 9 at Indianapolis L 23–27 4–9 Lucas Oil Stadium Recap
15 December 17 New York Jets W 14–10 5–9 LP Field Recap
16 December 23 at Green Bay L 7–55 5–10 Lambeau Field Recap
17 December 30 Jacksonville W 38–20 6–10 LP Field Recap
Note: Intra-division opponents are in bold text.

Game summariesEdit

Week 1: vs. New England PatriotsEdit

Week One: New England Patriots at Tennessee Titans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Patriots 7 14 7 6 34
Titans 3 0 7 3 13

at LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee

Game information
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Second quarter

Third quarter

Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • NE –Tom Brady , 23/31 , 236 Yds , 2 TD , 0 INT
  • TEN –Jake Locker , 23/32 , 229 Yds , 1 TD , 1 INT

Top rushers

  • NE –Stevan Ridley , 21 Car , 125 Yds , 1 TD
  • TEN –Jake Locker , 2 Car , 11 Yds , 0 TD

Top receivers

  • NE –Brandon Lloyd , 5 Rec , 69 Yds , 0 TD
  • TEN –Jared Cook , 4 Rec , 64 Yds , 0 TD

Top tacklers

  • NE –
  • TEN –

Jake Locker's first NFL start was a rough affair; he was 23–32 for 229 yards and a 29-yard touchdown to Nate Washington. The Patriots forced a fumble by Locker near the Titans goal line and Dont'a Hightower grabbed the ball and scored. The Patriots behind Tom Brady's 236 passing yards and 125 rushing yards from Stevan Ridley won 34–14. Chris Johnson was limited to just four rushing yards on 11 carries. Template:Multicol-end

Week 2: at San Diego ChargersEdit

Week Two: Tennessee Titans at San Diego Chargers – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 0 3 7 0 10
Chargers 14 3 7 14 38

at Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, California

Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • TEN –
  • SD –

Top rushers

  • TEN –
  • SD –

Top receivers

  • TEN –
  • SD –

Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • SD –

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Week 3: vs. Detroit LionsEdit

Week Three: Detroit Lions at Tennessee Titans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Lions 6 3 7 25 41
Titans 10 10 0 21 44

at LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee

Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • DET –
  • TEN –

Top rushers

  • DET –
  • TEN –

Top receivers

  • DET –
  • TEN –

Top tacklers

  • DET –
  • TEN –

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Week 4: at Houston TexansEdit

Week Four: Tennessee Titans at Houston Texans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 0 7 0 7 14
Texans 14 0 14 10 38

at Reliant Stadium, Houston, Texas

  • Date: September 30
  • Game time: 12:00 p.m. CDT
  • Game weather: Played indoors (retractable roof closed)
  • Game attendance: 71,581
  • Referee: Carl Cheffers
  • TV announcers (CBS): Ian Eagle and Dan Fouts
Game information
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Second quarter Third quarter Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • TEN –
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Top rushers

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Top receivers

  • TEN –
  • HOU –

Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • HOU –

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Week 5: at Minnesota VikingsEdit

Week Five: Tennessee Titans at Minnesota Vikings – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 0 0 0 7 7
Vikings 7 6 10 7 30

at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • TEN –
  • MIN –

Top rushers

  • TEN –
  • MIN –

Top receivers

  • TEN –
  • MIN –

Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • MIN –

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Week 6: vs. Pittsburgh SteelersEdit

Week Six: Pittsburgh Steelers at Tennessee Titans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Steelers 10 0 3 10 23
Titans 6 10 0 10 26

at LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee

Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • PIT –
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Top rushers

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Top receivers

  • PIT –
  • TEN –

Top tacklers

  • PIT –
  • TEN –

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Week 7: at Buffalo BillsEdit

Week Seven: Tennessee Titans at Buffalo Bills – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 14 7 7 7 35
Bills 14 6 14 0 34

at Ralph Wilson Stadium, Orchard Park, New York

Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

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Top rushers

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Top receivers

  • TEN –
  • BUF –

Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • BUF –

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Week 8: vs. Indianapolis ColtsEdit

Week Eight: Indianapolis Colts at Tennessee Titans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Colts 3 0 3 7 19
Titans 3 7 0 3 13

at LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee

  • Date: October 28
  • Game time: 12:00 p.m. CDT
  • Game weather: Template:Convert/F, (Sunny)
  • Game attendance: 69,143
  • Referee: Alberto Riveron
  • TV announcers (CBS): Bill Macatee and Steve Tasker
Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • IND –
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Top rushers

  • IND –
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Top receivers

  • IND –
  • TEN –

Top tacklers

  • IND –
  • TEN –

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Week 9: vs. Chicago BearsEdit

Week Nine: Chicago Bears at Tennessee Titans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Bears 28 3 6 14 51
Titans 2 3 7 8 20

at LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee

Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • CHI –
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Top rushers

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Top receivers

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Top tacklers

  • CHI –
  • TEN –

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Week 10: at Miami DolphinsEdit

Week Ten: Tennessee Titans at Miami Dolphins – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 14 10 7 6 37
Dolphins 0 3 0 0 3

at Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida

Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • TEN –
  • MIA –

Top rushers

  • TEN –
  • MIA –

Top receivers

  • TEN –
  • MIA –

Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • MIA –

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Week 12: at Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

Week Twelve: Tennessee Titans at Jacksonville Jaguars – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 3 3 3 10 19
Jaguars 7 0 7 10 24

at EverBank Field, Jacksonville, Florida

  • Date: November 25
  • Game time: 1:00 p.m. EST
  • Game weather: Template:Convert/F, sunny
  • Game attendance: 63,323
  • Referee: Walt Anderson
  • TV announcers (CBS): Spero Dedes and Steve Beuerlein
Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • TEN –
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Top rushers

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Top receivers

  • TEN –
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Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • JAC –

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Week 13: vs. Houston TexansEdit

Week Thirteen: Houston Texans at Tennessee Titans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Texans 14 7 3 0 24
Titans 3 0 7 0 10

at LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee

Game information
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Third quarter

Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • HOU –
  • TEN –

Top rushers

  • HOU –
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Top receivers

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Top tacklers

  • HOU –
  • TEN –

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With the loss, the Titans fell to 4–8 and were swept by the Texans for the first time since 2004.

Week 14: at Indianapolis ColtsEdit

Week Fourteen: Tennessee Titans at Indianapolis Colts – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 7 13 0 3 23
Colts 7 0 14 6 27

at Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana

  • Date: December 9
  • Game time: 1:00 p.m. EST/12:00 p.m. CST
  • Game weather: Played indoors (retractable roof closed)
  • Game attendance: 64,688
  • Referee: Pete Morelli
  • TV announcers (CBS): Ian Eagle and Dan Fouts
Game information
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First quarter

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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • TEN –
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Top rushers

  • TEN –
  • IND –

Top receivers

  • TEN –
  • IND –

Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • IND –

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Week 15: vs. New York JetsEdit

Week Fifteen: New York Jets at Tennessee Titans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Jets 3 0 7 0 10
Titans 0 7 7 0 14

at LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee

Game information
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Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • NYJ –
  • TEN –

Top rushers

  • NYJ –
  • TEN –

Top receivers

  • NYJ –
  • TEN –

Top tacklers

  • NYJ –
  • TEN –

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Week 16: at Green Bay PackersEdit

Week Sixteen: Tennessee Titans at Green Bay Packers – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 0 0 0 7 7
Packers 14 6 14 21 55

at Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin

Game information
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First quarter

Second quarter

Third quarter

Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • TEN –
  • GB – TWENTY

Top rushers

  • TEN –
  • GB –

Top receivers

  • TEN –
  • GB –

Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • GB –

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Week 17: vs. Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

Week Seventeen: Jacksonville Jaguars at Tennessee Titans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Jaguars 7 7 0 6 20
Titans 7 14 14 3 38

at LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee

Game information
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First quarter

Second quarter

Third quarter

Fourth quarter Template:Multicol-break Top passers

  • JAC –
  • TEN –

Top rushers

  • JAC –
  • TEN –

Top receivers

  • JAC –
  • TEN –

Top tacklers

  • JAC –
  • TEN –

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StandingsEdit

Template:2012 AFC South standings

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

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