Derrick Henry RUMORS & NEWS

  • Derrick Henry named AFC offensive player of the week

    SI "Derrick Henry reminded the NFL who is king on Sunday, and he has been rewarded for it. The Tennessee Titans star running back has been named AFC Offensive Player of the Week after he exploded for 212-yards and two-touchdown against the Houston Texans on Sunday in a 42-36 overtime..." October 21

  • Derrick Henry tops list of scariest running backs to tackle "With Halloween right around the corner, let's talk about the scariest running backs to tackle. We'll get to current players in a second, but I can't bring up this topic without mentioning one particular run by Jerome "The Bus" Bettis. The..." October 21

  • Dez Bryant Says Cowboys Could Have Drafted Jalen Ramsey & Derrick Henry; Says It Wasn’t Shot At Ezekiel Elliott

    Black Sports Online "Dez Bryant is a wide receiver and free agent who decided to post a series of Tweets pertaining to the Dallas Cowboys offense. On Monday, Ezekiel Elliot fumbled the ball twice in the first half which set off a trend in media during the Cowboys game against the Arizona Cardinals. Bryant..." October 20

  • Derrick Henry is earning his money, and then some

    Pro Football Talk "When it comes to paying big money to running backs, there’s a concern that they won’t earn it once they get it. Titans running back Derrick Henry got it, and he’s definitely earning every penny of it. The modern-day Jim Brown (Tony Dungy compares Henry..." October 19

  • Derrick Henry's 94 Yard Touchdown Run Is Completely Unfair

    The Big Lead "Derrick Henry was having a fine Sunday afternoon against the Houston Texans and then he broke one for 94 yards. How is this possible? How can someone be this big and strong and fast? Derrick Henry was having a fine Sunday afternoon against the Houston Texans and then he broke one for..." October 18

  • ‘I Could Toss Him Out The Club:’ Ravens’ Mark Ingram Hypes Stiff Arm

    Heavy "The stiff arm heard around the NFL happened on Tuesday night when Derrick Henry threw Josh Norman into another dimension with a massive blow on the run. While Baltimore Ravens running back Mark Ingram was impressed by the move, he wasn’t shy about his own abilities on..." October 15

  • Derrick Henry sent Josh Norman flying on this stiff-arm and Twitter loved it

    Larry Brown Sports "Derrick Henry is an absolute beast, and he showed that once again on Tuesday. The Tennessee Titans running back sent Buffalo Bills cornerback Josh Norman flying with a crazy stiff-arm on a rushing play in the second quarter of Tuesday’s game in Nashville. " October 13

  • Derrick Henry won't be on a 'pitch count,' could be primed for huge day against Jaguars

    CBS Sports "Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry led the league with 1,540 rushing yards and 16 touchdowns in 2019, and he had a strong performance to kick off the 2020 season against the Denver Broncos. On "Monday Night Football," Henry rushed 31 times for 116 yards..." September 18

  • Derrick Henry picks up where he left off

    Pro Football Talk "Titans running back Derrick Henry was on a tear late last season and into the postseason, and he started this season with another productive performance. Henry carried 31 times for 116 yards in Monday night’s win over the Broncos. He now has 1,458 rushing yards in his..." September 15

  • Star RB Derrick Henry becoming threat as pass catcher for Titans

    Yardbarker "Derrick Henry is known for being a ferocious rusher, but he’s also developing his skills as a pass catcher. Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill said on Tuesday that Henry is developing more confidence catching passes, according to NFL Media’s Mike..." August 25

  • Derrick Henry’s Fantasy Football Outlook For The 2020 NFL Season

    Clutch Points "Tennessee Titans’ running back Derrick Henry has been threatening to break out for a few years. In his rookie year of 2016, Henry averaged 4.5 yards per carry and managed five touchdowns in just 110 carries. Then in 2017, his sophomore year, the running..." July 31

  • Derrick Henry's contract and the devaluation of the NFL running back

    The Score "In what turned out to be a late surprise, the Tennessee Titans and star running back Derrick Henry agreed to a new deal right at Wednesday's deadline for franchise-tagged players to sign long-term contracts. It's a deal that makes sense for both sides, considering..." July 19

  • Derrick Henry never doubted a deal would get done

    Yahoo! Sports "Talks on a multi-year contract between the Titans and running back Derrick Henry came all the way down to the wire on Wednesday before the two sides were able to reach an agreement on a four-year extension. Reports in the days leading up to Wednesday afternoon’s..." July 16

  • Why Jadeveon Clowney signing with the Titans is more likely after Derrick Henry's buzzer-beating extension

    CBS Sports "On Wednesday, the Tennessee Titans beat the buzzer and signed running back Derrick Henry to a reported four-year, $50 million extension that includes $25.5 million guaranteed. It was a win-win deal, as the Titans didn't necessarily have to break the bank..." July 16

  • Titans pay Derrick Henry less than Chris Johnson got in 2011

    Pro Football Talk "Two Tennessee Titans contracts serve as a good illustration of how much running backs have been devalued in the NFL over the last decade. On Wednesday, the Titans and Derrick Henry signed a four-year, $50 million contract with $25.5 million guaranteed. In 2011, the..." July 16

  • Titans, Derrick Henry working to reach long-term deal before deadline

    The Score "The Tennessee Titans and running back Derrick Henry are working to finalize a deal before Wednesday's 4 p.m. ET deadline, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Henry, who signed his $10.2-million tag in April, reportedly wasn't expected to ink a..." July 15

  • Why Derrick Henry's extension is a win-win

    CBS Sports "In the eleventh hour, the Tennessee Titans found a way to keep running back Derrick Henry on the roster without remaining on the franchise tag. Shortly after the 4 p.m. ET franchise-tag deadline, reports emerged that Henry had agreed to a four-year, $50 million deal..." July 15

  • Derrick Henry agrees to four-year extension with Titans

    Clutch Points "Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry has reportedly agreed to a new long-term contract extension with the franchise, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. There had been plenty of speculation as to whether Henry and the Titans would reach an agreement before..." July 15

  • Titans and Derrick Henry not expected to reach long-term deal by Wednesday deadline

    ESPN "Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry and the team are not expected to reach a long-term deal by Wednesday's deadline for franchise players, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Henry, 26, signed his franchise tender in April is scheduled to make $10.27..." July 14

  • Mike Vrabel preaches patience in Derrick Henry contract talks

    247 Sports "In last year's NFL playoffs, the Tennessee Titans used All-Pro running back Derrick Henry to put on a clinic of controlling the ball and the clock. Now, as it turns out, the clock is against the Titans as they try to secure the 2019 NFL rushing champion to a long-term..." July 09

  • Derrick Henry extension not “on the verge of happening”

    Titan Insider "The Tennessee Titans have just one week left to reach an agreement with running back Derrick Henry on a contract extension. Otherwise the star running back will be playing 2020 on the $10.278 million franchise tag the team placed on him back in the spring. Henry won the rushing title..." July 08

  • Derrick Henry’s ridiculous uphill workout video for Titans

    Clutch Points "Derrick Henry is one of the most intimidating running backs in the NFL and he showed why on Saturday. The Tennessee Titans running back posted a ridiculous workout video of himself running uphill on social media. In the video, Henry began running up the hill with a..." June 27

  • Titans, Derrick Henry Discussing Deal

    Pro Football Rumors "The Titans have more than a month to reach an extension agreement with Derrick Henry, but they are not putting off talks until the deadline nears — a common franchise tag practice. GM Jon Robinson confirmed he has engaged in talks with Henry’s agent over the past two..." June 11

  • Titans may reduce Derrick Henry’s workload, spread the ball around more

    USA Today "The Tennessee Titans have quite the task to live up to in continuing last year’s offensive success. The man in charge of all of that, offensive coordinator Arthur Smith, fielded a host of questions from reporters on Wednesday. Of course, some of those surrounding star..." June 04

  • Derrick Henry favored to lead NFL in rushing yards

    Pro Football Talk "After leading the NFL with 1,540 rushing yards in 2019, Titans running back Derrick Henry is the odds-on favorite to do it again in 2020. The odds at Caesars Sportsbook have Henry as a +300 favorite to win the NFL rushing title. If Henry does lead the league in rushing..." May 20