King Henry Makes NFL History Sunday
Tennessee Titans and former Alabama running back Derrick Henry becomes the seventh player in NFL history to rush for 8,000 yards and 75 rushing touchdowns in their first 100 games.
Henry joins elite company such as Jim Brown, Eric Dickerson, Emmitt Smith, Shaun Alexander, LaDainian Tomlinson, and Adrian Peterson.
Heading into the Titans game against the L.A. Chargers Sunday Henry was at 7,996 rushing yards and on the Titans first drive Henry broke the 8,000 rushing yard mark with a 7-yard rush.
The Titans lost in a thriller to the Chargers 17-14, with L.A. kicking a game winning field goal.
Henry finished the game with 21 carries for 104 yards and a touchdown. Henry contributed to the passing game with four receptions for 59 yards.
Henry for the season has over 1,300 rushing yards and 12 rushing touchdowns with 3 games left on the Titans schedule.
Henry and the Titans head back to Nashville to play the Houston Texans next Saturday.