What You Need to Know: 2020 Week 7 Steelers vs. Titans

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Series Notes

  • LEADER: Steelers lead all-time series, 43-31
  • STREAKS: Steelers have won past 2
  • LAST GAME: 11/16/17: Titans 17 at Steelers 40
  • LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/17/14: Steelers 27, Titans 24

Gameday Information

  • Date: Sunday, October 25th, 2020
  • Time: 1:00 PM ET
  • Location: Nissan Stadium (Nashville, TN)
  • TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET):
    Ian Eagle, Charles Davis, Evan Washburn (field reporter)
  • SIRIUS: 119 (Pit), 146 (Ten)
  • XM: 387 (Pit), 229 (Ten)
  • Referee: Shawn Hocculi

Steelers TV Coverage

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NFL TV Map 2020 Week 7

Game Capsule

Steelers Titans
LAST WEEK W 38-7 vs. Cleveland W 42-36 vs. Houston (OT)
COACH VS. OPP. Mike Tomlin: 5-3 Mike Vrabel: 0-0
PTS. FOR/AGAINST 31.2/18.8 32.8/25.2
OFFENSE 358 422
PASSING Ben Roethlisberger: 114-165-1178-11-1-109.1 Ryan Tannehill: 121-173-1368-13-2-113.6
RUSHING James Conner: 75-369-4.9-4 Derrick Henry: 123-588 (1L)-4.8-6
RECEIVING JuJu Smith-Schuster: 23-194-8.4-3 Adam Humphries: 21-200-9.5-2
DEFENSE 285.2 409.8
SACKS Bud Dupree: 5 Jeffery Simmons: 2
INTs Steven Nelson: 2 Malcolm Butler: 2
TAKE/GIVE +5 (9/4) +6 (T1L) (9/3)
PUNTING (NET) Dustin Colquitt: 43.1 (37.1) Brett Kern: 46.5 (44.0)
KICKING Chris Boswell: 38 (17/18 PAT; 7/7 FG) Stephen Gostkowski: 42 (15/17 PAT; 9/14 FG)

Steelers Notes

  • QB BEN ROETHLISBERGER completed 14 of 22 passes (63.6 pct.) for 162 yards with TD vs. 0 INTs for 100.9 rating last week. Aims for 4th in row with 0 INTs & 100+ rating. Passed for 299 yards & 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 115 rating in last meeting. Has 2+ TD passes, 0 INTs & 100+ rating in 3 of his past 4 vs. AFC South.
  • RB JAMES CONNER rushed for 101 yards & TD last week, his 3rd game with 100+ rush yards & rush TD this season, most in NFL. Aims for 5th in row with rush TD. Has 100+ rush yards in 3 of past 4.
  • RB BENNY SNELL rushed for 1st TD of season last week. Aims for 3rd in row on road with 90+ rush yards.
  • WR JUJU SMITH-SCHUSTER has 4+ catches in 4 of 5 games this season. Had 4 catches for 47 yards in last meeting. Aims for his 4th in row on road vs. AFC South with 5+ catches & 75+ rec. yards.
  • Rookie WR CHASE CLAYPOOL had 4 catches for team- high 74 yards & rushed for TD last week. Leads rookies with 6 TDs (4 rec., 2 rush), tied-most by WR in 1st 5 career games since 1970.
  • WR JAMES WASHINGTON had season-high 68 rec. yards & TD catch in Week 6.
  • TE ERIC EBRON has 5 catches in 2 of past 3. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Ten. with rec. TD.
  • LB T.J. WATT aims for his 6th in row with TFL. Has sack in 3 of past 4. Had PD in last meeting. Aims for his 4th in row vs. AFC South with sack.
  • LB BUD DUPREE had season-high 2 sacks last week. Aims for 3rd in row vs. AFC South with sack. Has sack in 4 of past 5 on road.
  • S MINKAH FITZPATRICK had 33-yard INT-TD last week. Is only player with INT-TD in each of past 3 seasons.

Titans Notes

  • QB RYAN TANNEHILL passed for season-high 364 yards & 4 TDs vs. INT for 122.4 rating last week. Aims for 3rd in row with 3+ TD passes & 120+ rating. Has 3 TDs vs. INT for 96.4 rating in 2 career games vs. Pit. Has 29 TDs (25 pass, 4 rush) & 125.8 rating in his past 9 at home. Ranks 3rd in NFL with 113.5 rating.
  • RB DERRICK HENRY had career-high 264 scrimmage yards (212 rush, 52 rec.) & 2 rush TDs last week & became 1st player in NFL history with 200+ rush yards in a game in 3 consecutive seasons. Aims for 4th in row with 2 rush TDs. Leads NFL with 588 rushing yards & tied-2nd with 6 rush TDs this season.
  • RB JEREMY MCNICHOLS rushed for career-high 51 yards last week.
  • WR A.J. BROWN had 5 catches for 56 yards & 2 TDs last week. Aims for 3rd in row with rec. TD.
  • WR ADAM HUMPHIRES had 6 catches for season-high 64 yards & TD in Week 6. Aims for his 3rd in row at home with TD catch.
  • TE JONNU SMITH ties for lead among TEs with 5 rec. TDs.
  • TE ANTHONY FIRKSER set career highs in catches (8) & rec. yards (113) & had TD catch last week.
  • DE JADEVEON CLOWNEY had TFL last week. Had PD in his last game vs. Pit. (9/15/19 with Sea.).
  • DL JEFFERY SIMMONS had 6 tackles & sack in Week 6. Aims for his 3rd in row with sack.
  • LB JAYON BROWN led team with season-high 10 tackles & had TFL last week. Aims for 6th in row with 5+ tackles. Had TFL in last meeting.
  • CB MALCOLM BUTLER had 8 tackles & PD in Week 6. Has 7 PD in his past 4. Aims for 3rd in row with 7+ tackles. Has 3 PD in his past 2 vs. Pit.
  • S KEVIN BYARD had PD in last meeting.

 

Statistics and game information courtesy of the Pittsburgh Steelers and/or National Football League.

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