After the jump is a roundup of where the Titans are ranked in various power rankings around the internet for Week 9. It will be updated as more rankings are posted.
|This Week||Last Week||Commentary|
|ESPN||9||8||Their third-down defense was a disaster in San Diego and needs to be fixed during the bye week. (Kuharsky)|
||Lost to a desperate team, but I think they’ll be playing postseason football.|
|CBS Sports||11||8||The health of Vince Young remains an issue. They are giving up way too many big plays in the back end of their defense.|
|SB Nation||10||7||The Titans are sticking around in the AFC South with the Texans and Colts right in the middle of it, too. This might be the best division in football.|
The injuries on offense are starting to get troublesome, but the bye comes are the right time. While the Titans are still clearly one of the AFC's best teams, the potential loss of WR Kenny Britt for several weeks could be a big issue going forward.
||Kenny Britt's injury could loom large for Tennessee as it fights to keep pace with the surging Colts in the AFC South. And if Vince Young can't get and stay healthy, you can probably just forget it -- Kerry Collins is still an OK quarterback, but he's not going to blow anyone away anymore.|
|ProFootballTalk||12||8||It's a better first half than many expected the Titans to have, but it's not good enough to be competitive with the best of the best in the AFC.|
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