The Titans (6-3) battle the Green Bay Packers (4-6) at Lambeau Field on Thursday (7:15 p.m., Amazon Prime). Both teams are coming off wins, trying to make it a second straight on short rest after Sunday’s game. That said, the Titans have won six of their last seven and the Packers have lost five of their last six.
The Packers and Titans both rely on dynamic rushing attacks. Titans running back Derrick Henry is the NFL’s second-leading rusher, averaging 102.6 yards per game, but Green Bay’s duo of Aaron Jones and AJ Dillon combine for 119.2 yards per game.
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Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill is expected to play for the second straight week after missing two games with an ankle injury. He threw for 255 yards and two touchdowns in his return from injury against the Denver Broncos. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers threw a season-high three touchdowns in the Packers’ overtime win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
Follow below for live updates as the Titans take on the Packers.
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Kickoff is scheduled for 7:15 p.m. CT. The game will be broadcast on NewsChannel 5 in the Nashville area but streamed exclusively on Amazon Prime elsewhere.
Tennessee Titans vs. Green Bay Packers Score Updates: Live from Lambeau Field
Aaron Rodgers continues to defend Ryan Tunnehill
5:26 left: Aaron Rodgers loses another open receiver on third down.
The Packers have to go on fourth down and Rodgers’ pass is way over Allen Lazard’s head. Bad, bad football by the Packers QB.
6:59 left: Ryan Tannehill lowers his shoulder but takes a big hit near the line to win on third down. Go up by 10 with this time remaining this is not the time for Tannehill to make big hits.
The Packers return to midfield.
Christian Fulton is doubtful to return with a hamstring injury, according to the team.
9:23 left: Aaron Rodgers loses an open Sammy Watkins on third down. Great stop by the Titans defense.
Derrick Henry starts that drive on 24 carries for 73 yards. Also, Teair Tart helped out of the field on the final drive.
10:44 left: Ryan Tannehill intercepted by a downed Rasul Douglas in Packers territory. Not optimal. The Titans could have gone up three points, now they have to stop.
12:08 left: Ryan Tannehill has made some good throws, but he’s also made some easy and open ones on third down to move the chains. That time it was Nick Westbrook-Ikhine on 3rd and long.
14:01 left: Packers three and out. The Titans offense can put this thing away.
Austin Hooper TD extends Titans lead again
14:55 left: Touchdown Titans! Austin Hooper keeps the ball long enough to secure the TD in the seam between two Packers defenders. The ball was out and in the arms of a Packers player, but after Hooper completed the catch. 16 yard slot.
This Titans offense looks really good tonight, capped by their first fourth quarter TD of the season. Titans 27, Packers 17.
End of third quarter: The Titans have a first down at the Packers 16-yard line to start the fourth.
Ryan Tannehill: 19-23, 247 yards and a touchdown.
1:34 left: Robert Woods is wide open in Packers territory.
Something has changed, whether it’s the Packers defense or the Titans offense creating those open looks. But this is the best passing game of the season for Ryan Tannehill and his receivers.
Aaron Rodgers’ 2nd TD to Christian Watson keeps the Packers within range
2:09 left: That was a quick answer. Aaron Rodgers threw to Randall Cobb for 28 yards, Allen Lazard for 23 yards and Christian Watson for a 9-yard TD.
Aaron Jones’ end makes it a 2-point play. Titans 20, Packers 17.
Derrick Henry jump pass TD gives Titans a two score lead
5:17 left: What a move, punctuated by Derrick Henry’s TD jump pass to Austin Hooper. The outstanding streak ends in a touchdown as the Titans take a two-score lead.
Josh Lambo’s PAT bounces upright and is no good. Hmmm. Titans 20, Packers 9.
6:49 left: Derrick Henry is left alone on a screen. 42 yards later, first and goal for the Titans.
7:38 left: Chig Okonkwo takes a rainbow pass from Ryan Tannehill for a big gain. The ball was definitely moving, but the Titans rush the line of scrimmage and get a playoff run.
8:29 left: Mason Crosby’s 39-yard field goal is good. Titans 14, Packers 9.
8:34 left: Good news for the Titans: They get a stop and the Packers are forced to try a field goal.
Bad news: Teair Tart and Denico Autry are down in back-to-back games.
11:00 left: Packers run game gaining momentum to start the second half. Packers near the Titans’ 30.
13:28 left: The Packers use AJ Dillon and Aaron Jones in the same formation, with a short triple option on Jones for the first down.
HALF TIME: Titans 14, Packers 6. Tennessee totaled 171 yards to Green Bay’s 96.
Titans extend lead on Derrick Henry’s touchdown
32 seconds left: Touchdown Titans! Derrick Henry runs down the left sideline for the 5-yard touchdown.
The Titans are 6-9 on third downs, leading 14-6 against Green Bay.
1:32 left: Robert Woods takes a third down catch to move the chains. The Packers were content to let the Titans gain 11 yards on 3rd and 9 all night.
2:00 left: Ryan Tannehill to Robert Woods and the Titans are at the Packers 29-yard line.
3:21 left: Aaron Rodgers was just out of the end zone when he was called for intentional grounding on third down. The Packers punt is short and the Titans will have great field position.
4:54 left: Derrick Henry comes in at 4th. 18 games, 0 points.
There isn’t much room for Henry inside. 10 minutes and 6 seconds was the duration of this route.
4:59 left: Robert Woods is just short on 3rd and 10, so the Titans have 4th and 1 from the Packers 4-yard line.
Derrick Henry again?
7:37 left: The Titans now 12 plays into this drive, now entering the red zone.
12:06 left: Derrick Henry directs and dives for the first down. Near the midline.
12:15 left: Austin Hooper has become the third centerpiece for the Titans offense. 3rd and 10 conversion on a good shot by Tannehill.
Matt LaFleur challenges the position and Hooper is eliminated from the front line. Derrick Henry wearing at 4?
Packers rush the line, score a TD before the end of the quarter
0:00 left: Aaron Rodgers rushes the Packers offense to the line to get a playoff before the quarter ends. He waits, waits, waits and finds Christian Watson on a jump ball for a TD. The Titans defense had at least 13 players on the field at the snap.
PAT blocked by Denico Autry. Andrew Adams should have tried to bring it back. Dylan Cole finally does it to no avail. Titans 7, Packers 6.
4:40 left: Aaron Rodgers to Randall Cobb for a big play in Titans territory. Rodgers had all kinds of time.
7:01 left: Titans three-and-out and a punt on drive No. 2. Ryan Tannehill was sacked after both Dennis Daley and Derrick Henry missed blocks, setting the drive back.
9:11 left: Packers three and out on a run, run, incomplete pass sequence.
10:36 left: Touchdown Titans! Tannehill finds Dontrell Hilliard for his fourth touchdown catch of the year. 14 yard reception and is the team leader in TD catches. He and Nick Westbrook-Ikhine are the only two players with multiple TD catches for the Titans this season.
8 plays, 83 yards. The offensive line was really, really good at driving.
Josh Lambo PAT good. Titans 7, Packers 0.
13:55 left: Ryan Tannehill has all the time in the world to find Treylon Burks for 43 yards on 3rd and 7.
Kudos to the Titans offensive line for the deep shot.
15:00 left: Packers win the toss, postpone. Here comes Ryan Tannehill and the Titans offense.
Pregame: Jeffery Simmons active, Josh Lambo for Randy Bullock
Inactives are out, and Randy Bullock, Amani Hooker and Bud Dupree, while Jeffery Simmons and Josh Lambo are active.
Simmons missed last Sunday’s win over Denver with an ankle injury. Lambo will be the Titans punter tonight. Packers starting offensive linemen David Bakhtiari and Elgton Jenkins will play.
The Titans start the offensive line tonight
With Ben Jones out, Aaron Brewer shifts to center. That means, left to right according to warm-up: Dennis Daley, Dillon Radunz, Aaron Brewer, Nate Davis, Nicholas Petit-Frere.
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