Munchak: Titans need at least 5 wins for playoffs

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Titans Insider, Nov 19, 2012.

  1. Titans Insider

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    Titans coach Mike Munchak knows his 4-6 team has a difficult task heading down the stretch if it hopes to qualify for the playoffs.

    Tennessee’s last six games: at Jacksonville, Houston, at Indianapolis, N.Y. Jets, at Green Bay, Jacksonville.

    “You have to assume you have to win five games, six games,” Munchak said. “We don’t know. I mean anything is possible these days. But usually you don’t see a lot of 8-8 teams getting in, just going by the history.

    “I think what you realize is you can’t get caught up in all of that. You’ve just got to win them and see what happens, see what other teams do. That’s not something, obviously, we’re concerned with ourselves. We have to find a way to win two in a row, which we’ve only done once this year, so we’ve got our work cut out for us.”

    It is interesting to note that only six teams in the AFC have winning records, with Cincinnati sitting at .500.

    “That’s encouraging knowing that if you start winning, put a winning streak together, that you have six weeks left,” Munchak said. “We have to win a lot of football games, but if we do, then we’re right in the middle of this thing.

    “ But we have to win … We haven’t won a division game yet, and we have three here in a row, so we have to start winning them.”

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  2. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

    You have to assume you need all six, dummy.

    Don't ever give the team the attitude that it's okay to lose one more game.

    But from a fan's standpoint, he's probably right.
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  3. Scarecrow

    Scarecrow CEO of PPO Tip Jar Donor

    Well yea, if we won out at 10-6 we are a lock most likely. Not to mention the opinion of this team changes drastically.
  4. amy

    amy Starter

    We might win two of those games listed.
  5. Titans Eternal

    Titans Eternal Got the swagger of a cripple

    yeah if we had all girls on our team.
  6. Finnegan2win

    Finnegan2win hopesfall2win

    You mean we don't?
  7. Gunny

    Gunny Shoutbox Fuhrer

    Or a team full of you

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  8. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

    We will win at least 3... but I'm expecting to win 4 of them and finish 8-8. That could be good enough for the 6th seed. We'll see.
  9. Ghost

    Ghost 3 Time US Navy 7th Fleet "Hogging" Champion

  10. RollTide

    RollTide All-Pro

    Based on what we have seen from the team this year i would have to agree with Amy. Unless our win in Miami has convinced you that we now have a defense and a down field passing game. Just hard to ignore how horrible we have played this year and one fired up game isn't changing my mind. It only gives us a little hope.

    Beat the Jags then we can talk about the next one. If we can win the next 2 games then and only then should the word playoffs be used.

    Henne will be starting on sunday and he owned us the last time we played against him. Let's see how our defense does sunday.
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