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Yes, the Houston Oilers moved to Tennessee and became the Titans for the 1997 season. The Houston Texans are an expansion team that joined the NFL in 2002.

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Q: Are the Tennessee Titans the ex Houston Oilers and who are the Houston Texans?
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Who was before the Houston Texans nfl?

The Texans franchise replaced the Houston Oilers, who moved to Tennessee and became the Titans.

Are the Houston's Texans and the Houston Oilers the same team?

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Houston oilers to the Tennessee Titans?

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What was the original name of the Houston Texans?

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When did Houston Oilers become Tennessee Titans?

They became the Tennessee Oilers in 1997, then in 1999 changed to the Titans.

What is the newest football team in NFL?

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When did the Tennessee Titans become a team?

The Tennessee Titans got that start in the NFL as the Houston Oilers before moving to Nashville and becoming the Tennessee Oilers. They would soon be renamed the Tennessee Titans in 1999. * Houston Oilers (1960-1996) * Tennessee Oilers (1997-1998) * Tennessee Titans (1999-present)

What happened to the Houston oilers?

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