Derrick Henry has become one of the most dominant running backs in the National Football League (NFL). He has played only four years for the Tennessee Titans, however lots of people consider him to be the best running back in the league right now. Well, here we are going to share information about his High School stats by year.
Derrick Henry High School Stats by Year
Here is a Derrick Henry High School stats by year, followed by his career numbers.
- Carries: 313
- Rushing yards: 2,465
- Rushing yards per game: 224.1
- Yards per rush: 7.88
- Rushing touchdowns: 26
- Carries: 313
- Rushing yards: 2,788
- Rushing yards per game: 232.3
- Yards per rush: 8.91
- Rushing touchdowns: 38
- Carries: 309
- Rushing yards: 2,610
- Rushing yards per game: 217.5
- Yards per rush: 8.45
- Rushing touchdowns: 34
- Carries: 462
- Rushing yards: 4,261
- Rushing yards per game: 327.8
- Yards per rush: 9.22
- Rushing touchdowns: 55
- Carries: 1,397
- Rushing yards: 12,124
- Rushing yards per game: 252.6
- Yards per rush: 8.7
- Rushing touchdowns: 153
In the year of 2015, Adam Kramer from Bleacher Report posted on Twitter the game-by-game rushing totals for Derrick Henry in 2012. Beyond the aforementioned incompetent playoff game against Taylor County, it includes a 510-yard night against Jacksonville Jackson, a state record for Florida.
From Derrick Henry’s bio page on Alabama’s football site, below are additional accomplishments and stats which put in perspective how dominant he was at Yulee.
- Derrick Henry was rated a five-star prospect by ESPN, 247sports and Scout.com
- Derrick Henry was a Nation’s No. 1 athlete and No. 4 running back prospect
- Derrick Henry was member of the 2012 All-USA Football Team, selected by USA Today
- Derrick Henry was 2012 Maxwell Football Club National High School Player of the Year
- Derrick Henry was Parade Magazine All-American and the publication’s National Player of the Year
- Derrick Henry was a MaxPreps National Player of the Year and first-team All-American
- Derrick Henry got ranks fifth all time with 153 rushing touchdowns in high school
- Derrick Henry was 2012 first-team All-State selection by the Associated Press. Also, he was the Player of the Year on the All-First Coast team
- Derrick Henry was a Columbus Touchdown Club National High School Player of the year (2012)
NFL Career Statistics
Who is Derrick Lamar Henry Jr?
Some of you may not know about Derrick Henry, so we also want to share some information about himself. For your information, Derrick Lamar Henry Jr is an American football running back for the Tennessee Titans of the NFL (National Football League). According to research, he was born on January 4, 1994. Derrick Henry grew up in Yulee (Florida). He set the national high school football record for career rushing yards with Yulee Hornets. Also, Derrick Henry played college football for Alabama Crimson Tide. During his junior season, Derrick Henry broke Herschel Walker’s single-season college rushing yards record in the SEC, and won the 2015 Heisman Trophy, the Maxwell Award, the Doak Walker Award, and the Walter Camp Award. He was a key part of the 2015 Alabama Crimson Tide football team who won the College Football Playoff National Championship in 2016.
In the year of 2016, Derrick Henry was drafted in the second round of the NFL draft by the Titans. Derrick Henry led the NFL in rushing yards for the 2019 season, as well as rushing touchdowns (tied with the Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones). In the year of 2020, he would again lead the league in rushing yards and touchdowns. He became the 8th player in NFL history to rush for over 2,000 yards in a single season, and the second Tennessee Titan to do that. In the year of 2000, Derrick Henry won the Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award. His imposing rushing game and his bigger stature than the average running back made him get the nickname “King Henry.”
Personal life of Derrick Henry
Derrick Henry is a Christian. He has said that he prays all the time, he is always thankful for all his blessings that God has given to him and his family. His grandmother always told him to always keep God first, always thank God for everything in his life, good or bad.
In the year of 2018, Derrick Henry fulfilled a promise to his grandmother named Gladys. He graduated from Alabama in May 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in communications. Derrick Henry has a portrait tattoo of her on his chest. Also, he has a dog named Nino. In November 2019, Derrick Henry’s hometown of Yulee, Florida celebrated him with a welcome sign in his honor. Since 2016, Derrick Henry has been dating Adrianna Rivas. On May 18, 2020, Adrianna Rivas gave birth to their daughter named Valentina Allure Henry.
In fact, Derrick Henry is a philanthropist. We get information that he is a founder of the Two All Foundation. The organization exists to level the playing field for today’s youth so that their future success is not limited by the circumstances of their upbringing, disability, background, or influence.