NFL Football

Titans-Dolphins Capsule

By The Associated Press

TENNESSEE (2-2) at MIAMI (1-2)

Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS

OPENING LINE - Titans by 3+

RECORD VS SPREAD - Tennessee 2-2, Miami 1-2

SERIES RECORD - Dolphins lead 19-17

LAST MEETING - Titans beat Dolphins 30-17, Oct. 9, 2016

LAST WEEK - Titans lost to Texans 57-14; Dolphins lost to Saints at London 20-0

AP PRO32 RANKING - Titans No. 19, Dolphins No. 26

TITANS OFFENSE - OVERALL (14), RUSH (6), PASS (22)

TITANS DEFENSE - OVERALL (29), RUSH (21), PASS (28)

DOLPHINS OFFENSE - OVERALL (32), RUSH (30), PASS (28)

DOLPHINS DEFENSE - OVERALL (22), RUSH (4), PASS (27)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES: Teams are meeting for third consecutive year and split past two games. ... DeMarco Murray ran for 121 yards in Tennessee's win at Miami last year. Jay Ajayi was held to 42 yards rushing. ... Titans have allowed 99 first downs and 11 touchdown passes, both NFL highs. ... Titans WR Delanie Walker made his 300th career catch last week in his 64th game. He reached milestone faster than any player with franchise since Charlie Hennigan, who played in 1960-1966 for Houston Oilers. ... Titans are averaging 5.0 yards per rush, second best in league. ... Tennessee rookie TE Jonnu Smith, who played at Florida International in Miami, has started first four games. ... Tennessee could be without starting QB Marcus Mariota, who hurt hamstring and left last week's loss. Matt Cassel is backup. ... Jay Cutler has 137.2 QB rating in two career starts against Titans, with five touchdowns and no interceptions. ... Dolphins will make home debut because season opener against Buccaneers was postponed due to Hurricane Irma. ... Dolphins' 6-2 home record last year was their best since 2002. ... Dolphins have scored six points in past two weeks and have been outscored 23-3 in first half this year. ... Miami ranks last in the NFL in points (8.3) and yards (249) per game, yards per play (4.2) and third-down conversion (21 percent). Also ranks last with only one takeaway. ... Fantasy Tip: Miami WR Kenny Stills has been mostly quiet this year (nine catches for 101 yards) but could have big day against Titans' shaky secondary.

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Updated October 5, 2017

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