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Because the two teams are the same organization - the Titans began as the Houston Oilers for the period 1960-96; they moved to Tennessee in 1997 and changed their uniforms and name in 1999.

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Q: Why are the Tennessee Titans in Houston oilers uniforms?
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Tennessee titans Houston oilers uniform?

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

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.

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.

When did Houston Oilers become Tennessee Titans?

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

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?

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

Original name of the Tennessee Titans?

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

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'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".

Where were the Tennessee Titans before they came to Tennessee?

Houston, Texas where they were the Oilers.

Why did the Houston Oilers leave the NFL?

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What team did the Houston Oilers change to?

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

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