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JACKSONVILLE FL - OCTOBER 18:  Running back Chris Johnson #28 of the Tennessee Titans warms up prior to the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on October 18 2010 in Jacksonville Florida.  (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
JACKSONVILLE FL - OCTOBER 18: Running back Chris Johnson #28 of the Tennessee Titans warms up prior to the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on October 18 2010 in Jacksonville Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
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One of the big factors in Sunday's match up between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Tennessee Titans is the impact of each team's respective runningback. Neither Maurice Jones-Drew or Chris Johnson did much (if anything) in training camp and the preseason. Johnson didn't even show up to the Titans facility until a little over a week ago when he signed his new deal, and Jones-Drew played limited snaps in a single preseason game.

I asked Jimmy from Music City Miracles what he thought Chris Johnson's impact Sunday would be, and if he'd be limited:

Yes. I wouldn't expect him to get more than 15-17 carries in this game. That is way under what his average has been the last couple of years, but I am hoping that his per game carries number will be down overall this year. Jeff Fisher did his best to run CJ into the ground. I hope the new staff uses Javon Ringer a little more to keep Johnson fresh for the long haul.