Titans-Chargers Preview Capsule
TENNESSEE (3-3) vs. LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (4-2) at London
Sunday, 9:30 a.m. ET, CBS
OPENING LINE - Chargers by 7
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Titans 3-3, Chargers 3-3
SERIES RECORD - Chargers lead 27-17-1
LAST MEETING - Chargers beat Titans 43-35, Nov. 6, 2016
LAST WEEK - Titans lost to Ravens 21-0; Chargers beat Browns 38-14
AP PRO32 RANKING - Titans No. 18, Chargers No. 5
TITANS OFFENSE - OVERALL (30), RUSH (22), PASS (30).
TITANS DEFENSE - OVERALL (8), RUSH (26), PASS (5).
CHARGERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (7), RUSH (6), PASS (13).
CHARGERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (13), RUSH (11), PASS (17).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Chargers have won 10 of last 11 in series. ... This first game between teams with Anthony Lynn coaching Chargers and Mike Vrabel with Titans. ... Titans making franchise's trip to London for first regular-season game outside U.S. Chargers making second trip to London. They lost to the Saints 37-32 on Oct. 26, 2008. ... Titans gave up 11 sacks last week after allowing only nine combined through first five games. ... Titans rank third in NFL, giving up just 17.8 points per game. ... Tennessee has lost two straight. ... QB Marcus Mariota has passed for 240 yards or more in past two times he has faced AFC West team. He threw for 313 yards and two TDs in last meeting vs. Chargers. ... S Kevin Byard has nine interceptions since start of 2017 season, tied for most in league in that span. ... Titans have 30 penalties, third fewest in NFL. ... Chargers are 13-5 since starting last season 0-4. ... Chargers QB Philip Rivers leads AFC and second in NFL with 115.1 passer rating. He has 13 TD passes and four interceptions in seven games vs. Titans. ... RB Austin Ekeler averaging NFL leading 8.5 yards per touch. ... WR Tyrell Williams has six receptions for 184 yards and two touchdowns in past two games. ... Chargers' defense has eight sacks past two weeks after having eight in first four games. ... K Caleb Sturgis (quad) remains questionable after missing last week's game. Michael Badgley became seventh kicker to make field goal for Chargers since start of 2017. ... Fantasy tip: Chargers RB Melvin Gordon has rushed for over 100 yards in back-to-back games for first time since 2016.
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