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Tagged: Derrick Henry (30 Results)


Titans to ride RB Henry in 2019

Tennessee running back DERRICK HENRY reportedly showed up for the Titans offseason program in great shape and ready to roll. That’s good news, especially considering that offensive coordinator Arthur Smith saysMore that he intends to ride Henry this season. It’s also worth noting that Henry is headed into the final year of his contract in 2019. Less

Source: Team Website

Around the NFL: Titans running game

Story at the Titans team website about the running backs, most notably Derrick Henry. He's heading into the final year of his contract, and offensive coordinator Arthur Smith plans to make him the centerpiece of his offense this year.   more »


Around the NFL: Derrick Henry

If you like contract-year players, Derrick Henry could be a back for you. He closed last year on a tear, running for 585 yards and 7 TDs in his final four games, and he’s entering the final year of his rookie contract.  more »



New OC to rely on Titans RB Henry

New Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Arthur Smith said this week that he plans to feature a physical attack, adding that the team will rely heavily on running back DERRICK HENRY. Smith did not share his thoughts on a possible run-pass ratio, but he did promise to run the ball consistently.


Factoid: Derrick Henry

At this point, I’m spending the vast majority of my time on preliminary work for the 2019 season – that’s my focus, rather than the Super Bowl. And as I pick through the stats for the Titans, I notice that they have been slow to embrace Derrick Henry.  more »



Henry leads Titans again

Tennessee running back DERRICK HENRY picked up where he left off after last week’s career game. Henry has 408 rushing yards in his past two games after managing 474 in theMore season’s first 12. He finished Sunday’s game with a career high 33 carries for 170 yards while adding 2 touchdowns on behalf of his fantasy owners. Less

Source: Tennessean

Ask the Experts: Who should fantasy teams give up on?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Which struggling performer will NOT turn things around the rest of the way?  more »


Mailbag: September 14, 2018

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Is it time to panic on Christian McCaffrey? And Chris Carson? And Derrick Henry? Is Dante Pettis a sneaky sleeper? And what is the long-term prognosis for Anthony Miller? more »



Former teammate expects big things from Tennessee RB Henry

Former Tennessee running back DeMarco Murray thinks that DERRICK HENRY is ready to step up and be “the guy” in the Titans backfield in 2018. Murray and Henry shared the backfieldMore last season but Murray believes that Henry is ready to be the every-down back. Despite Murray’s beliefs, the Titans added free agent running back DION LEWIS in the offseason and he is likely to have a big role in the backfield along with Henry. Less

Source: Team Blog

Around the NFL: Tennessee backs

What do we make of Derrick Henry and Dion Lewis? According to the ADP site “Fantasy Football Calculator”, Henry is currently being picked at 3.02 (in 12-team leagues), while Lewis is down at 6.02. But offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur earlier in the offseason said he considers them “1A and 1B”.   more »


Around the NFL: Tennessee's re-worked backfield

One of the more interesting backfields, I think, is in Tennessee. They’ve got Derrick Henry and Dion Lewis, and which one of those backs will finish with better numbers?   more »



Henry, Lewis both starters in Titans backfield

Tennessee offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur says that he sees running backs DERRICK HENRY and DION LEWIS as options 1A and 1B in the Titans backfield. Henry appears likely to serve onMore early downs and in short-yardage situations while Lewis is seen as more of a receiving threat out of the backfield. While not as clear as fantasy owners would prefer, at least the Titans appear to be committing to the running game for 2018. Less

Source: Tennessean

Andy Richardson: Dion Lewis

In a couple of experts drafts I've either run or participated in lately, the Dion Lewis-Derrick Henry question has been a tough one. In one I selected Lewis half a round after Henry. In the other, Lewis was drafted a round later, to the same owner. Some debate later as to which was the better pick.   more »


Factoid: Dion Lewis / receiving

I like the Dion Lewis signing. He’s a good back, and they got him at a nice price -- $20 million for four years, with $11.5 million guaranteed.  more »

Around the NFL: Titans backfield

It was all so exciting for Derrick Henry. The Titans released DeMarco Murray, suggesting the former second-round pick, in his third season, was poised for a featured-back role. Those good vibes lasted for about a week. And then the team signed Dion Lewis to a four-year, $20 million contract. So now what?   more »


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