Former Alabama Running Back Wins AFC Offensive Player of the Week
Former Alabama running back Derrick Henry won the NFL's AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in the Tennessee Titan's 17-10 win against the Houston Texans on Sunday.
Henry carried the ball 32 times for 219 yards and two touchdowns, as well as one reception for nine yards.
The seven-year veteran has 166 rushing attempts for 755 yards and seven touchdowns on the season.
The former national champion leads the league in rushing attempts, has the third-most yards on the ground and the third-most touchdowns this year thus far.
Henry joins Denver Broncos defensive end Dre'Mont Jones and New England Patriots kicker Nick Folk in receiving AFC weekly honors.
The Titans are 5-2 on the season and are No. 1 in the AFC South.
The Titans travel to Kansas City to take on the Chiefs on Sunday, November 6, 2022, at 7:20 p.m. CT. The game will air on NBC.