NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – In the race for the AFC South Division title the Titans remain on top after a 24-13 come from behind win against Houston.
After trailing 10-0 to start the game, Marcus Mariota led the team on a 10 play, 75 yard drive as Mariota scored on a nine yard touchdown run to cut the Texans lead to three.
After a big defensive stop, the Titans were able to end the half in a tie after Ryan Succop blasted a 43 yard field goal.
Late in the third quarter with the game still tied, the Titans capped off a 10 play, 80 yard drive that included a fourth down conversion as Marcus Mariota threw a 24 yard touchdown pass to Delanie Walker for the Titans first lead of the game 17-10.
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The Titans called on their defense once again as Tom Savage threw an interception late in the fourth quarter to LeShaun Simms with just over a minute to go in the game.
Then the score that sealed the game for the Titans, Derrick Henry needed just 5 yards to run out the clock but went 75 yards for a touchdown giving the Titans a 24-13 win.
With the win the Titans move to 8-4 on the season and remain in first place in the AFC South.