The Tennessee Titans are a professional American football team based in Nashville, Tennessee. The team was originally founded as the Houston Oilers in 1960, and they relocated to Tennessee in 1997. The Titans compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member club of the American Football Conference (AFC) South division.
The team has had some notable successes throughout its history, including multiple division championships and a conference championship in 1999. The Titans' style of play is known for their tough and physical defense, as well as their powerful running game led by star running back Derrick Henry.
In terms of their connection to Tampa, the Titans do not have any particular affiliation or rivalry with the Tampa Bay area teams, but they do occasionally play against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as part of their regular season schedule.