NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Titans Running Back Derrick Henry ran for 238 meters and four touchdowns on Thursday night against Jaguaren.…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Titans Running Back Derrick Henry ran for 238 meters and four touchdowns on Thursday night against Jaguaren.
The 238 rushing yardsna set a new franchise record, breaking Chris Johnson’s 228 meter mark against Jaguar 2009.
In the morning Titans Online looks at his 17 berries and what happened to each game:
First quarter / 1st and 10 from Jaguar 19
] Henry leads behind the tight end / fullback Luke Stocker. Takes handoff from quarterback Marcus Mariota, head to left and into a big hole. Make a boy miss, and it takes two jaguars to get him down. Wins 14 yards to Jacksonville five-yard line.
First quarter / 1
st and Jaguar’s goal 5
Henry leads up behind Stocker.
First quarter / second and 3 from Jaguaren 3
Mariota raises in shotgun and hands the ball to Henry, exploding in the center, to the left of downtown Ben Jones and behind Josh Kline. TOUCHDOWN Titans.
F First Quarter / 1st and 10th of Titans 19
Henry Leaves Up Mariota. Takes handoff and heads to the left between left-handed Quinton Spain and left tack Taylor Lewan, Eludes Jaguar’s linebacker Myles Jack and Shoves Jaguar’s cornerback D.J. Hayden shuts him off when he goes outside the boundaries. Nice block of receiver Tajae Sharpe on the game. Five-year win.
First quarter / 2nd and 8 from Titans 39
Mariota lines up in shotgun, with Henry behind him, to the right. Henry takes the handoff, Jack avoids the line of scrimmage and comes close to the first down marker before Hayden takes him down.
Second quarter / 1st and 10 from Titans 1
Lines up behind Mariota in backfield. Taking handoff, then bouncing to the left where he found open space. Gets a good block from the narrow end MyCole Pruitt, which blocked Jaguar’s linebacker Telvin Smith from the line of scrimmage to the 20-yard line. Henry Stiff-Arms Jaguars Cornerback A.J. Bouye at the 20-yard line, knocks him back. Over the midfield Henry Jaguar’s linebacker Leon Jacobs throws away from him and to the ground. Further downfield, around the 20-yard line, he agrees with Jaguar’s linebacker Myles Jack, and stiff arms the road past him before entering the end zone, where he is bullied by teammates for a 99-yard TOUCHDOWN run.
(It was the second 99th farm that was run in the NFL story and hit Tony Dorsett’s record-breaking touchdown run for Dallas Cowboys against Minnesota Vikings on January 3, 1983. It was also the record of the Johnson 94- yard touchdown run against the jets of 2012).
Half-time: Derrick Henry (6 berries 129 meters, 21.5-yards average, 2 TDs).
Third Quarter / 1 and 10 from Titans 32
Henry Leaves Behind Mariota. Takes handoff and is greeted by a variety of jaguars, getting two meters before being taken to the ground.
Third quarter / 1st and 10 from Jaguar’s 45
Henry leans behind Mariota, takes handoff from Mariota and spins for a three-year win before tackling. Sets his career high for hitting hours at the game, which made him 134 rushing yards a day.
Third Quarter / 2nd and 7 from Jaguar’s 42
Henry raises up in Wildcat, and takes immediate snaps from downtown Ben Jones. Mariota rows up to the left. Henry gets a ball and explodes between Stocker and Pruitt. Henry breaks two tackles and finally ends up after a 15-yard win. Left wing Quinton Spain and Ben Jones put their men on the back of the game.
Third quarter / 1st and 10 from Jaguar 16
Henry leads up in backfield, takes handoff from Mariota and drives between right protect Kline and center Ben Jones in the heart of Jaguar’s defense for a 16-yard TOUCHDOWN. Recipient Corey Davis makes a nice block around the five-line line.
Third quarter / 1st and 10 from Titans 46
Henry leads up behind Mariota, takes handoff and bounces to the right, past Jaguarbackback Jalen Ramsey. Stocker seals his man on the right side of the line. Henry then slams down the sides of the titans, gets a block from Davis and then smashes over half a dozen who pursue jaguars. Jacksonville linebacker Smith lungs against him around 20 but misses him as Henry’s heads until his fourth night.
Fourth Quarter / 1st and 10th of Titans 40
Henry leads up in the backfield, taking handoff. Stopped in the backfield for a three-year loss.
Fourth Quarter / 2nd and 13th of Titans 37
Henry leads into the backdrop behind Mariota, takes handoff and is greeted by two jaguars, appearing for
F our quarter / 1st and 10 from Jaguar 25
Henry leads up in the backfield, takes handoff from Mariota and head to the right.
Fourth Quarter / 2nd and 9 from Jaguar’s 24
Henry Leads Up in the Backfield, takes a stand from Mariota, steers a Jaguar defender, then draws Jack with
Fourth Quarter / 1st and 10th of Jaguars 14
Henry leads up in backfield, takes handoff from Mariota and bounces to the right. Gets a nice block from Pruitt on the outside. Stiff-arms Ramsey to the ground, and Ramsey goes low to deal with him by the ankles on an 11-yard win. Henry broke Titan’s single-game rushing record on this game. He goes out of the field with the football.
Fourth Quarter / 3rd and 2 from Jaguar 2
Henry Leaves Up Mariota, Takes Ahead Of Mariota And Beaten Out Of The Bound Of A Group Of Jaguars Who Felt Wild Like They had done it all night They did not have.
Hruns night: 17 berries, 238 meters, 14.0-yards average, four TDs.