Henry had 128 total yards (106 rushing, 22 receiving) in the first half as the Titans held a 14-13 lead. The Titans will travel to Baltimore next week to face the top-seeded Ravens in the divisional round. The Patriots, though, couldn’t capitalize on those chances. Jake Bailey kicks off to the endzone. Tackled by Duron Harmon. I think that was our mindset, coming in here and doing what we need to do in all three phases and stay locked in no matter what happens in the game.". Tackled by Derick Roberson. ... Patriots had plus-21 turnover differential during regular season, best in NFL … Brady is NFL's postseason leader in games (40), passing attempts (1,589), completions (1,005), yards passing (11,179) and touchdown passes (73). 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It could be the decision to punt late in the fourth quarter. Tackled by Dont'a Hightower. Tackled by Logan Ryan. This is partly because Titans linebacker Rashaan Evans made two incredible tackles down on the goal line, but mostly because their short-yardage running game has continued to struggle. And Vrabel, during his first year with the Titans, tore apart the Patriots with a 34-10 victory in November 2018. The question is how much Tannehill can be trusted in his first-ever NFL playoff game? Derrick Henry rush to the middle for 7 yards to the NE12. New England answered on the opening play of the second quarter as Edelman came in motion from the left, took a handoff from Brady and cruised to the right for a five-yard scoring run. Rex Burkhead rush to the left for 1 yard to the Ten1. Tom Brady pass to the right to Julian Edelman for 6 yards to the NE38. 2020 MLS Regular Season – Week 20 New England Revolution vs. Philadelphia Union Gillette Stadium – Foxborough October 19 – 7:30 PM ET STREAMING: MLS LIVE on ESPN+ in US; on DAZN in Canada LOCAL TV: NBC Sports Boston, PHL17 The New England Tom Brady and Co. recovered from that to charge to a Super Bowl LIII victory over the Rams, but this time may prove a more difficult recovery. 10:18 p.m.: An ineligible man downfield penalty wipes out a huge Patriots gain. 10:25 p.m.: Tennessee narrowly avoids a turnover, as Tannehill fumbles but falls on it. Penalty: Offside on Patriots (Justin Bethel) 5 yards. Tackled by Dont'a Hightower. The Titans offense looked like everything it was hyped up to be at first. * 'storage': 1, Tom Brady incomplete pass to the left intended for Mohamed Sanu defensed by Kenny Vaccaro. They only scored one touchdown on three red-zone trips, including one field goal after starting with a 1st-and-goal from the Titans’ 1-yard-line. They need to distance themselves from their shaky kicking. In his postgame news conference, Brady initially declined to comment on his future, noting that he had just come off the field of a disappointing loss. (Titans 7, Patriots 3 with 5:39 left in the first quarter). January 5, 2020 at 12:20 AM EST. : #TENvsNE on CBS Tackled by Lawrence Guy and Danny Shelton. Derrick Henry rush to the left for 6 yards to the Ten36. Watch free on mobile: https://t.co/EF5fHZbZSf pic.twitter.com/AhmaH2zdQJ. The Patriots are containing Titans running back Derrick Henry, and the Titans are limiting the Patriots passing attack to keep them off the scoreboard. Tackled by David Long Jr. and Logan Ryan. Penalty: False Start on Titans (Jonnu Smith) -5 yards. Tom Brady pass to the left to James White for 8 yards to the NE48. Touchback. Henry - who carried 34 times and also had a key reception on his 26th birthday - broke the club mark set by Eddie George, who had 162 in the divisional round after the 1999 season versus the Indianapolis Colts. That series, which could have resulted in a big lead, ended with three unproductive runs and symbolized everything that ultimately doomed the Patriots’ season in a stunning, 20-13 loss to the Tennessee Titans in the first round of the NFL playoffs. Marcus Williams owns an unwanted place in NFL history, but he and the New Orleans Saints can put that right on Sunday. attachDfpMoreSlotEvent(jQuery); 11:18 p.m.: The Patriots get the ball back on their 1-yard line with 15 seconds left. Tackled by Kevin Byard. 8:26 p.m.: New England begins with the ball after a touchback. Derrick Henry rush to the middle for 6 yards to the NE23. Email. Tackled by DaQuan Jones and Rashaan Evans. Struggling through injuries and likely to be double-covered by the Titans' defense, the likely stifling of Edelman means other options have to become available. Five of the game’s eight drives in the first half ended in scores. Brady is a free agent this offseason, and his future is expected to be one of the NFL’s biggest story lines of the offseason. Tackled by Rashaan Evans. And the Pats haven’t looked intimidating against the run as of late, giving up 164 yards to two-win Cincinnati just three weeks ago. View the TENNESSEE TITANS vs. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS game played on January 04, 2020. Follow him on Twitter @NASCARBowles. The problem: Patriots guard Shaq Mason rushed to block as Brady scrambled out of the pocket and became an illegal man downfield. 75 yards for @KingHenry_2 on that 75-yard TD drive! 11:10 p.m.: Tannehill hits Firsker for a third-and-8 conversion. New England punts, and Tennessee starts inside its own 20 with 3:10 to play. “We’re going to have our hands full.". The site is not associated with nor is it endorsed by any professional or collegiate league, association or team. Jake Bailey punts for 61 yards to Ten0. • For Chiefs owner Clark Hunt and his family, this Super Bowl trip was 50 years in the making. Tom Brady pass to the middle to Julian Edelman for 4 yards to the NE50. if (typeof element === 'function') { That unique position has worked for former Patriots personnel before: just ask last week’s winner Brian Flores, the Patriots defensive play-caller who just finished his first season as the Dolphins' head coach. Derrick Henry rush to the left for 4 yards to the Ten41. He ended the year with five 100-yard rushing performances in his last six games, saving a masterstroke for the finale where his season-high 211 rushing yards and three touchdowns powered the Titans past division rival Houston and into the playoffs. ... With win New England extends its NFL record to 38 postseason victories. But the sequence that stood out as most glaring was their failure to score a touchdown after having a 1st-and-goal from the Titans’ 1-yard-line in the second quarter. ... Titans Pro Bowl RB Derrick Henry led NFL in rushing with 1,540 yards in 15 games, fourth-most rushing yards in franchise history. Copyright © 2008-2020 OddsShark. Brady’s decline has been well documented during the second half that’s seen him throw for more than 300 yards just once: Dec. 1 in garbage time after the Texans took an early lead and never looked back. STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Titans won seven of final 10 games to earn second playoff berth in three seasons, first under second-year coach Mike Vrabel. Brady's last pass was deflected by Tramaine Brock and grabbed by Ryan, who returned it for the score. The Patriots defense seemed to have figured out the Titans offense, limiting them to two three-and-outs after the initial touchdown. It’s Henry’s big-play ability that will test the Patriots’ sixth-ranked rushing defense. 11:19 p.m.: PICK-SIX, Titans. The most important news stories of the day, curated by Post editors and delivered every morning. Sony Michel rush to the right for 3 yards to the NE16. 9:07 p.m.: Tennessee punts, the first possession for either team that hasn't ended in points. Get $60 worth of premium member picks from Doc’s Sports – a recognized leader and trusted name in sports handicapping since 1971. The Patriots offense is defying tendencies, and they’re leaning on their trusted screens, but it wasn’t enough. Tom Brady pass to the middle to James White for 20 yards to the NE31. Brett Kern punts for 36 yards to NE7. Tannehill also led league averaging 9.6 yards per pass attempt. Joe Mixon suddenly looked like Barry Sanders, racking up 136 yards and keeping his team in the game for far too long. The Patriots offense is moving the ball, but they’re not turning red-zone trips into touchdowns. Derrick Henry rush to the right for 15 yards to the NE41. * 'personalization': 2, … Patriots playing in first wild-card round game since 2009 (lost 33-14 to Ravens). (Titans 14, Patriots 13 with 2:00 left in the fourth quarter). Will a surging Ryan Tannehill outplay Brady on the road in a playoff game? Julian Edelman, the Patriots’ defining wide receiver in the second half of the dynasty, dropped a pass on second and short, and the Patriots were forced to punt. 9:20 p.m.: Now three punts in a row. Tackled by Rex Burkhead. Good luck! } else if (document.attachEvent) { But Harry also suffered through only three catches on seven targets against the Dolphins; his drop total has to be zero Saturday night. The moment that could haunt the New England Patriots the most might be the last-second interception. By The Associated Press. New England trailed 14-13 when Brady took over at his own one-yard line with 15 seconds left after a 58-yard punt by the Titans' Brett Kern was downed just shy of the goal line. This continues an incredible trend that, since the Titans benched Marcus Mariota and started quarterback Ryan Tannehill in Week 7, they’ve converted 86.7 percent of their red-zone trips into touchdowns, which is nearly 15 percent better than the next-best team (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 71.9 percent). 8:28 p.m.: Tom Brady with an incredibly ill-advised throw as he's being sacked. To be fair, there are more excuses in this Patriots world for Brady: not enough receiving talent. https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/sporting_news/d1/32/tom-brady-01042020-getty-ftrjpg_2pi36h2x0x2u1lqkbfxhoy3nw.jpg?t=1961796223&w=500&quality=80, Watch select NFL playoff games live with fuboTV (7-day free trial). * @see https://support.google.com/dfp_premium/answer/7673898#personalized