Our Madden 17 simulation of Week 8 of the NFL season functions drama, action, romance and six interceptions thrown by Brock Osweiler against the Lions.

It was a crazy Sunday of NFL action, culminating in an inescapable hellhole that was the Seahawks/Cardinals tie. Some say Donovan McNabb continues to be waiting at household for the double overtime to start, other folks are asking why our Madden 17 simulation record sits at a dismal 48-57-1 record.

If you're new to this function, the NFL Week 8 matchups (like these within the preceding weeks) are simulated using Madden 17 on All-Pro difficulty, finishing the simulation with six-minute quarters. Once the prompt for kickoff/kick return seems, we press the Super Sim button to simulate the outcomes. Screenshots are grabbed right after the results are presented.

Jacksonville Jaguars 26 - Tennessee Titans 14

Let's get started with some Thursday Night/Color Rush weirdness. The Jags and Titans are available in nonetheless incredibly considerably in the AFC South title hunt, plus a win for either team here would go a long way.

In the finish, it was the going to Jags that got the 26-14 win, but not without a hiccup or two along the way. Following major 14-3 in the half, the Titans stormed back in the third quarter to produce it a three-point game heading into the fourth quarter.

Jacksonville pulled away due to their ability to hang on towards the ball on a late 50-yard touchdown drive capped off by a five-yard run by Chris Ivory.

Jags QB Blake Bortles had one of his less-than-impressive performances. Nonetheless, he managed to finish 64 percent of his passes against a blitz-heavy Titans defense. He passed for 202 yards as well as a touchdown, brought down by Allen Robinson.

Around the other side, Marcus Mariota had a rough evening beneath center for Tennessee. He went 12-20 and passed for just 127 yards and had a pair of interceptions, both of which came inside the initial and fourth quarters. Demarco Murray scored the Titans' only touchdown and was their most significant bright spot, despite the fact that he rushed for just 34 yards on 11 carries.