MORGAN ENDS FIRST HALF WITH SACK: Titans defensive end
McCOURTY SETS CAREER HIGH: In the first half, Titans cornerback
JOHNSON HITS 1,100: In five NFL seasons,
JOHNSON OVER 100: With his 94-yard touchdown run in the second quarter, Chris Johnson recorded the 33rd 100-yard rushing game of his career and his fifth of 2012. Only Earl Campbell (39) and Eddie George (36) have more 100-yard rushing games in franchise history than Johnson.
CHRIS JOHNSON SETS FRANCHISE RECORD: In the second quarter, Chris Johnson set a new franchise record with a 94-yard touchdown run. It topped the previous franchise long of 91 yards, set by Sid Blanks against the Jets on Dec. 13, 1964 and matched by Johnson against the Houston Texans on Sept. 20, 2009. Johnson’s run was the longest in the NFL since a 95-yarder by Minnesota Vikings running back Chester Taylor on Oct. 22, 2006, and he extended his NFL record with his sixth career run of 80 yards or longer. In the history of Monday Night Football, the only run longer than Johnson’s was a 99-yard touchdown by Tony Dorsett on Jan. 3, 1983.
MATTHEWS INJURED: In the first quarter, center
AFALAVA STARTS: Third-year safety
WASHINGTON EXTENDS STREAK: With a 15-yard catch in the first quarter, wide receiver
MOMENT OF SILENCE: Prior to the singing of the national anthem, a moment of silence was held in honor of the victims of the Newtown, Conn., shooting.
TITANS INACTIVES: The Titans’ seven inactives against the Texans were quarterback