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Thoughts on the Titans-49ers injury report

November 7, 2009
Titans RT David Stewart - Photo by Andrew Strickert for Total Titans

Titans RT David Stewart - Photo by Andrew Strickert for Total Titans

The complete injury report for the Titans-49ers game is now available. The biggest concern is obviously RT David Stewart.

Javon Ringer, Back, Out
Jevon Kearse, Knee, Questionable
Mike Otto, Knee, Questionable
David Stewart, Hamstring, Questionable
David Thornton, Hip, Questionable
Vincent Fuller, Groin, Questionable
Nicholas Harper, Forearm, Questionable

If Stewart is unable to play, or has to be replaced, we might get to see rookie Troy Kropog fill in. (Mike Otto, the other backup tackle, has been missing practice with a knee problem and is also listed as Questionable on the injury report.)

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Tennessee Titans at San Francisco 49ers preview

November 4, 2009
WR Brandon Jones in Titans training camp, 2008. Photo by Andrew Strickert

WR Brandon Jones in Titans training camp, 2008. Photo by Andrew Strickert

After finally notching their first win of the season, the Tennessee Titans will travel to San Francisco this weekend to meet the 3-4 49ers in an interconference matchup. The Niners’ 3-4 record belies their talent. Three of their losses, all on the road, have been by a combined ten points. On the flip side, they also have a three-game losing streak.

Niners coach Mike Singletary was a teammate of Jeff Fisher on the Bears back in the day, under defensive coordinator Buddy Ryan. I don’t believe it’s a coincidence that all three have similar philosophies — play tough defense and run the ball on offense. (more…)