HOUSTON, TX (
NBCNewsChannel.com
)--Sunday's game against the Texans resulted in a scary injury for Titans receiver
Justin Hunter
.  According to the Titans, Hunter has been hospitalized in Houston, where he is being treated for a lacerated spleen.


Per a source with knowledge of the situation, it's not currently believed that the injury will require surgery, and the condition is not believed to be life-threatening.


Hunter, according to multiple reports, had internal bleeding and was coughing up blood after taking a big hit during Sunday's game.


Hunter, in his second season with the Titans, formerly played for the Tennessee Volunteers.