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Owner Bud Adams decides to keep coach Mike Munchak, give him more time to rebuild Titans

  • Tennessee Titans linebacker Zach Brown (55) celebrates with Kamerion Wimbley (95) and Akeem Ayers (56) after intercepting a pass and returning it 30 yards for a touchdown against the Jacksonville Jaguars in the third quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Joe Howell)The Associated Press

  • Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Munchak, right, and Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Mike Mularkey shake hands after an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. The Titans won 38-20. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)The Associated Press

  • Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson (28) rushes past Jacksonville Jaguars' Derek Cox (21) and Russell Allen (50) in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Joe Howell)The Associated Press

  • Tennessee Titans running back Darius Reynaud (25) celebrates with Jason McCourty (30), Alterraun Verner (20) and Collin Mooney (42) after scoring a touchdown on an 81-yard punt return against the Jacksonville Jaguars in the third quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)The Associated Press

Titans owner Bud Adams is keeping Mike Munchak as his head coach for another year, but fired chief operating officer Mike Reinfeldt after the franchise's second 6-10 season in three years.

Munchak announced Adams' decision at his news conference Monday.

The Titans went from 9-7 in Munchak's debut season in 2011 to 6-10 this year after turning the offense over to Jake Locker, the No. 8 draft pick in 2011. They reeled off six losses by at least 21 points or more while giving up a franchise record 471 points — worst in the NFL.

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