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Titans working to start games better, fix mistakes

In this Aug. 15, 2014, file photo, Tennessee Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt works the sideline during the first half of a preseason NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans. Whisenhunt could be worried about all the turnovers in Tennessee's second preseason game. But the defense has given up an opening touchdown drive in each of the Titans' first two exhibitions, to backup quarterbacks. (AP Photo/Rogelio Solis, File)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers and New Orleans Saints both have opened preseason games by driving the field for touchdowns against the Tennessee Titans.

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Vols face ex-coach Pearl, host Auburn on Jan. 31

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story Aug. 15 about (topic), The Associated Press reported erroneously that Bruce Pearl was fired as Tennessee’s coach in 2012. Pearl was actually fired in 2011.

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Candlelight vigil marks Elvis’ death in Memphis

Candles placed in a heart shape rest on Elvis blankets outside the gates of Graceland during a candlelight vigil in remembrance of Elvis’ death 37 years-ago, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/The Commercial Appeal, Mark Weber)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Holding flickering candles, fans of Elvis Presley made a slow, nighttime walk past his gravesite at Graceland on Friday, marking the anniversary of his death 37 years ago.

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Graham stands out in Saints’ 31-24 win over Titans

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham (80) slam dunks over the goal post after scoring on a touchdown reception in the first half of a NFL preseason football game against the Tennessee Titans in New Orleans, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jimmy Graham didn’t hesitate to punctuate a pair of touchdown catches with the goal post-rattling, basketball-style dunks that led the NFL to ban such celebrations coming into this season.

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