Steelers vs. Titans: Tennessee kicks a field goal ... barely

The Titans scored first on Thursday night, but field goals don't come as easy as they used to.

It's up and it's ... DOINK! ... good.

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The Tennessee Titans drew first blood in Thursday night's showdown with the Steelers. Matt Hasselbeck looked like an ageless wonder, completing 3-of-5 passes for 40 yards on a nine-play drive to open the game. Tennessee went 69 yards down the field, getting some help from an Ike Taylor pass interference call.

They had to settle for a field goal, which was hardly a gimme, as you can see above. The ball hit the upright and bounced between for three points.

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