Latest Derrick Henry News

Jeffery Simmons dodges contract talk at Titans' minicamp

Jun. 15, 2022 18:34 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jeffery Simmons showed off some of the slippery moves he uses to dodge offensive linemen when chasing opposing quarterbacks. Yes, he wants to be a leader and play his best for the Tennessee Titans. No, he wasn't on the field for either of the...

Henry insists foot is healthy, open to extension from Titans

Jun. 14, 2022 18:21 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee running back Derrick Henry has let his hair down this offseason, prompting lots of questions about the new 'do. Not nearly as many as the current state of his right foot. “The foot is good,” Henry said Tuesday. ...

Titans using yellow jerseys to protect rehabbing players

Jun. 07, 2022 17:56 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Wide receiver Robert Woods ran over to the sideline to grab a yellow jersey he quickly pulled over his new Titans' No. 2 jersey. Tuesday wasn't the first time he's forgotten the jersey signaling his new Tennessee teammates to avoid contact during team and...

Brady, Rodgers headline list of NFL players skipping OTAs

Jun. 01, 2022 17:43 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady earned the right to skip voluntary workouts a long time ago. Several other star players, including Aaron Rodgers and Lamar Jackson, also aren’t participating in organized team activities, a trend that’s increasing around the NFL. In Brady’s case,...

Tannehill building chemistry with his new Titans' playmakers

May. 24, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Tannehill's favorite receiver since becoming the Tennessee Titans' starting quarterback now plays in Philadelphia. Luckily, the Titans got Tannehill a lot of new teammates to work with, and he's busy working this offseason to create chemistry and...

Titans use 6 of 9 draft picks on offense to help Tannehill

Apr. 30, 2022 21:27 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans say they need to be excellent around Ryan Tannehill to help their quarterback take them on the deep postseason run they've missed since the 2019 season. How big a step they've taken this offseason remains to be seen. They certainly did...

Titans: Took QB Willis because he was best player available

Apr. 30, 2022 00:26 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, TEnn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans capped their second night of the NFL draft by trading up and selecting a quarterback. The Titans insist making Malik Willis of Liberty the third quarterback taken in this draft was simply about picking the best player available, nothing...

Reese Witherspoon becomes part-owner of Nashville MLS team

Apr. 26, 2022 11:54 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Actor Reese Witherspoon and Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry have joined the ownership group of Major League Soccer's Nashville team ahead of the opening Sunday of Geodis Park, its 30,000-seat stadium. Witherspoon's husband, agent and investor Jim...

Titans have No. 26 pick overall to give Tannehill more help

Apr. 22, 2022 18:34 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Tannehill has been the easy scapegoat for fans angry that the Tennessee Titans' Super Bowl hopes ended in the divisional round. Coach Mike Vrabel made clear after the loss by the AFC’s No. 1 seed that the Titans must help Tannehill by being...

Titans need to give Tannehill, Henry, Brown help at receiver

Apr. 22, 2022 12:20 PM EDT

26. TENNESSEE TITANS (12-6) LAST SEASON: The Titans earned the No. 1 seed in the AFC despite using an NFL-high 91 players, most ever in a non-strike season, because of injuries. RB Derrick Henry missed the final nine games with a broken right foot. He was among 26 Titans on injured...