Da'Norris Searcy

Succop's 53-yard field goal gives Titans 19-17 win over KC

Titans coach Mike Mularkey simply wanted to win, so he chose to try a 2-point conversion in the closing minutes in Kansas City rather than let Ryan Succop kick the tying extra point.

Turns out Succop just needed to keep warm a little bit longer.

After the Titans failed on their conversion attempt, they forced the Chiefs to punt the ball back with about a minute left. Marcus Mariota deftly led them into field-goal range, and Succop connected from 53 yards for a 19-17 victory Sunday that kept the Titans tied with Houston atop the AFC South.

"This team won't quit. Never has," said Mularkey, whose team has won three straight games for the first time since the...