Derrick Henry ‘tired of seeing’ 99-yard TD run vs. Jags
You might possibly need seen the replay once or 10,000 times since December.
Tennessee Titans working abet Derrick Henry takes the handoff in his own quit zone and rumbles, stiff-palms, and bulldozes by the Jacksonville Jaguars’ defense for a ninety 9-yard touchdown.
In case you a actually grand a reminder of what it appears to be obtain to own the soul of an opponent:
It is a play that grew to turn out to be synonymous with the tip of the 2018 NFL campaign and epitomized Henry’s upward thrust at some stage in the Titans’ offense. His battering style propelling Tennessee forward.
While most of us can’t obtain sick of staring on the passe Alabama working abet tackle the Jaguars’ secondary as in the event that they had been stuffed kittens, Henry is drained of hearing about it.
“I’m particular (the Jaguars) are, because I’m drained of seeing it — so I do know for particular they’re,” Henry stated of the play, via Jim Wyatt of the team’s decent web device. “It is over with, man. It modified into a big second, and I deal with it. I fancy it. But it absolutely’s time to walk on now.
“I’m particular (their coaches) demonstrate it to them day-after-day, because it be all other folks discuss. I’m particular they’ll be locked in and fascinating to slide.”
If he’s drained of seeing that rumble, Henry is fortunate that he’ll be on the field all by Thursday evening’s rematch with the Jaguars on NFL Network. That stiff-arm that pulverized A.J. Bouye is particular to be played a bajillion times earlier than and all by the lean.
The play lit Henry’s season on fire, as he carried out with 585 yards in the final four games as the Titans at remaining realized he need to be their fundamental abet. He’s saved the workhorse draw by the key two weeks this season.
Getting into Thursday’s tilt, Henry is no longer always afraid about placing an encore of remaining year’s performance.
“I’m no longer in fact caught up into what came about remaining year — it be exact one other game, and one other different against a comely defense,” Henry stated of the Jaguars. “It is a short week against a division opponent so it’s going to be stress-free. I exact need to slide available in the market and play my game.”
You might possibly also consume Henry and the Titans as they grab on the Jaguars Thursday evening at 8 p.m. ET handiest on NFL Network.