2019 NFL Draft Guide Player Profile: Derrick Henry
Colby Conway takes an in-depth look at Derrick Henry and lets fantasy football owners know what they can expect from the Titans running back during the 2019 NFL season.
It wasn’t always glitz and glam with Derrick Henry in 2018, but fantasy owners will never forget his legendary performance in Week 14 against the Jacksonville Jaguars when he rumbled, bumbled and stumbled for 238 yards and four touchdowns. Furthermore, he had one of the most iconic runs of 2018 that featured ample Jaguars being shoved to the ground by Henry’s powerful stiff arm. Henry’s overall stat line doesn’t look terribly by any means, considering he ran for 1,059 yards (4.9 YPC) with 12 touchdowns. However, those numbers were saved by a herculean final few weeks of the season. How do we evaluate Henry heading into the 2019 season? He’s an interesting fantasy asset, because you can buy into what he was the first 12 games of the season, or what he was the final four games of the season.
Henry rewarded fantasy owners in 2018 that stuck with him, because about halfway through the season, Henry might have even been dropped in many formats. Here are some interesting tidbits...