Monday, October 27, 2008
Reading the coverage: Del Rio hot over loss
By Paul Kuharsky
Posted by ESPN.com's Paul Kuharsky
As you get amped up for the big Colts-Titans Monday Night Football game, here is every look at the game and every story on the Jaguars and Texans I could find.
I'll check in mid-day and be situated at LP Field early to give you any updates I can.
- The Texans come up with the most lopsided win in franchise history, writes John McClain.
- Andre Johnson's mood and the Texans as a team are getting better, says Dale Robertson.
- Houston didn't allow a touchdown in two Bengals' trips inside the 20, a big development according to Meghan Manfull.
- Ahman Green left the game with a leg cramp.
- The Texans are a pretty decent football team, according to Jerome Solomon.
- Four keys for the Colts as they face a big challenge to their AFC South supremacy, from Mike Chappell.
- The Colts throw more than everybody but Detroit while the Titans run more than everybody, making for an interesting contrast, writes Chappell.
- As expected, Joseph Addai, Bob Sanders and Kelvin Hayden are out Monday night, reports Chappell.
- Reggie Wayne's moving to the slot in three wide and can cause problems there, writes Chappell.
- Stopping Albert Haynesworth won't be easy, says Chappell.
- Freddy Keiaho wants to be the Colts' leading tackler, writes Tom James.
- Peyton Manning's looking to help the Colts pull things together, writes Jarrett Bell.
- The Jaguars let another one slip away and Jack Del Rio is not happy about it, writes Vito Stellino.
- Gene Frenette says Del Rio boiled over after this one.
- Jacksonville's defense tightened up late but it wasn't enough, says Hays Carlyon.
- Cleveland's Shaun Rogers did a lot to hurt Jacksonville, according to Garry Smits.
- Michael C. Wright looks at a bad day for special teams.
- Gene Frenette's report card includes no Fs.
- Big games from David Garrard and Matt Jones were not enough, writes Wright.
- The run game did not get on track, says Carlyon.
- Chris Naeole broke his hand in warm-ups and did not play for the first time as planned, according to Kyle Hightower.
- The Jaguars are missing "it," says Cole Pepper.
- Physical play by corners at the line will be a big part of the Titans' defensive plan, writes Jim Wyatt.
- The Titans are out to prove they are no fluke, says Wyatt.
- David Climer buys into the Titans-get-no-national-attention thinking.
- A week-long stretch of stories on Ron Jaworski concludes with a look at the stats he's got access to, by Gary Estwick.
- Game picks from Indy Star and Tennessean writers.
- Wyatt's game preview.
- A win puts Tennessee in complete control of the AFC South standings, says Terry McCormick.
- A look at LenDale White from a Denver perspective, courtesy of Jeff Legwold.
- Big national media day for White, as Sam Farmer also takes a look.