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1997; the first year games were played in Memphis, then in Nashville thereafter.

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What happened to the Houston oilers?

The former Houston Oilers are the current Tennessee Titans. The franchise moved from Houston to Tennessee in 1997.

Houston oilers to the Tennessee Titans?

The Houston Oilers and Tennessee Titans are the same organization. They began as the Oilers; when they moved to Tennessee in 1997 the Oilers name stayed, then was changed to Titans in 1999.

Why did the Houston Oilers leave the NFL?

The Houston Oilers moved to Tennessee and became the Tennessee Oilers for the 1997 season. The team changed their name from Oilers to Titans in 1999.

Tennessee titans Houston oilers uniform?

The Tennessee Titans moved from Houston where the Oilers . .so their 'throwback' uniforms are Oiler uniforms.

What happened to the NFL football team the Houston Oilers?

The Houston Oilers moved to Tennessee in 1997. They played two seasons as the Tennessee Oilers, before changing the name of the franchise to the Tennessee Titans.

When did the houston oilers moved to tennessee?


When did Houston Oilers become Tennessee Titans?

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

Where were the Titans located from 1960-1962?

Houston Oilers (1960-1996)Tennessee Oilers (1997-1998)Tennessee Titans (1999-present)At that time they were not the titans, but the Houston Oilers.

What team did the Houston Oilers change to?

The Houston Oilers changed their team name to the Tennessee Titans in 1998.

Where were the Tennessee Titans before they came to Tennessee?

Houston, Texas where they were the Oilers.

From what city did the Tennessee Titans move in the NFL?

The Titans were once the Houston Oilers. The Titans play in Nashville.

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)

Original name of the Tennessee Titans?

The original franchise name was the Houston Oilers then the Tennessee Oilers and now currently the Tennessee Titans.

Where did the Houston Oilers football team go?


Where else have the Houston Oilers played?

The Oilers were located in Houston at first and then switched to Memphis, Tennessee and then re-located to Nashville, Tennessee after 2 years. That is also when they switched names from Oilers to Titans.

What's another name for the Tennessee Titans?

The Tennessee Titans relocated to Tennessee from Houston in 1997. In Houston the team was known as the "Houston Oilers". For the first two years in Tennessee the team was known as the "Tennessee Oilers". In 1999 the team changed its name to the "Tennessee Titans".

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

No, The Houston Oilers relocated and changed their name to the Tennessee Titans. The Houston Texans are an expansion franchise awarded to Houston to replace the Oilers leaving town.

Are the Tennessee Titans the ex Houston Oilers and who are the Houston Texans?

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.

Why did the oilers leave Houston for Tennessee?

The Oilers wanted a new stadium in Houston, and when Tennessee offered to build one, they took the offer. Houston subsequently built Reliant Stadium and the Houston Texans were founded.

What year did the Houston Oilers become the Tennessee Titans?

In 1999 they became the Tennessee Titans, but during the 97 and 98 season they were the Tennessee Oilers.

What former Texas NFL team is in Missouri or Tennessee?

The former Houston Oilers franchise moved to Tennessee in 1997 and became the Tennessee Titans. All of the former Oilers records became part of the Titans' history with the move.

Where do the Houston Oilers play now?

The team formerly known as the Houston Oilers moved after 1996 to become the Tennessee Titans.

In 1997 the Houston Oilers moved to what new city and changed their name to what?

In 1997, the Houston Oilers moved from the city of Houston, Texas to the city of Nashville, Tennessee and they are now known as the Tennessee Titans.

The Tennessee Titans was originally what NFL team?

Houston Oilers

Which team in the 60s became the Tennessee Titans?

The Houston Oilers.