Here are some Eagles-Titans nuggets to get you ready for football this afternoon in Nashville.
The Eagles lead the all-time series over the Titans 6-3, but the Titans have won the last three meetings. The Eagles, however, have won three of the past four games they've played on the road in this series.
Head coach Andy Reid has never beaten Tennessee, and is 0-3 lifetime against Titans head coach Jeff Fisher. In fact, Tennessee is one of three teams Andy Reid has not defeated, Indianapolis and Philadelphia being the other two.
The last time these two teams squared off, the Titans won convincingly in Philadelphia, 31-13, and tore quarterback Donovan McNabb's ACL in the process. The Titans also won the last meeting between these teams in Nashville, winning 27-24 after a late score by running back Eddie George on opening day in 2002.
Quarterback Kevin Kolb aims for 3rd start in a row with a 100 quarterback rating. He passed for 326 yards last week and has 3 300-yard games in 1st 5 career starts, 1st QB to do so since Kurt Warner (1999).
Running back LeSean McCoy is one of two players in NFL with 400 rush (429) and 200 rec. (239) yards. He ranks 2nd among NFL RBs with 32 receptions.
Receiver Jeremy Maclin had career-high 7 catches and 159 yards with 2 TDs, incl. a career-long 83 yarder, last week. He has 13 catches for 254 yards (127 per game) and 2 TDs in past 2 games.
Defensive end Trent Cole had 2 sacks last week and is 3rd in NFL with 47 sacks since 2006. He had 1.5 sacks and FF in last meeting with Tennessee. He has 9.5 sacks in past 9 games vs. AFC.
Cornerback Asante Samuel had 2 INTs in last game vs. Tennessee (12/31/06 with NE). Had INT last week and has 31 INTs since 2006, most in the NFL.
As a starter vs. the NFC, quarterback Vince Young has 12-2 (.857) record. In 2010 vs. NFC, Young has 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs and 100.8 passer rating.
Running back Chris Johnson aims for 8th consecutive 100-yard rush game against NFC and seeks 5th straight game w/2 rush TDs vs. NFC. Johnson has 16 rush TDs in 10 career games vs. NFC.
Receiver Kenny Britt aims for 5th consecutive game w/TD catch.
Defensive end Jason Babin has career-high 6 sacks in 2010 and has 4 sacks in past 3 games.
The Titans aim for their 12th consecutive win vs. the NFC.
-- Posted by Josh Goldman, 9:20 a.m., October 24