Darrell Henderson   #27 RB

Height: 5-8   Weight: 208   Age: 22

Born: 8/19/1997 Batesville , MS

College: Memphis

Experience: Rookie

High School: South Panola HS [Batesville, MS]









Draft 2019

Pick No.70

Selected By: Los Angeles Rams

Round: 3

Pick (Overall): 6 (70)

Pick Analysis: Henderson became one of the top college running backs by the time he finished his three-year career with the Tigers. He was an Associated Press first-team All-American in 2018, finishing second in the country with 1,909 rushing yards and 22 touchdowns on only 214 carries (8.9 average). The first-team All-American Athletic Conference performer also caught 19 passes for 295 yards (15.5 average) and three touchdowns in 13 starts (he sat out the team's bowl game to focus on the draft). Henderson also missed the team's 2017 bowl game due to injury but played in 13 games that year (10 starts) and led Memphis with 1,154 yards and nine touchdowns on just 130 carries (8.9 average) to garner second-team all-conference accolades. The 2014 Mississippi Gatorade High School Player of the Year (2,253 yards, 32 TD) played in all 13 games with six starts as a true freshman (87-482-5.5, five TD rushing; 20-237-11.9, three TD receiving). He also returned 25 kickoffs for 487 yards (19.5 average) and a score during his career.


Video Playlist

  1. Darrell Henderson runs an official 4.49 40-yard dash at 2019 combine

    Published: March 1, 2019 at 01:33 p.m.

    Memphis running back Darrell Henderson runs an official 4.49 40-yard dash at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine.

  2. Next Gen Stats: Comparing the most athletic RBs in 2019 draft

    Published: April 2, 2019 at 06:58 p.m.

    Check out this Next Gen Stats report stating the 2019 draft class' top running backs by final draft score.

  3. Who are the most versatile players in the 2019 NFL Draft?

    Published: March 28, 2019 at 08:10 p.m.

    NFL Network's Brian Baldinger and Bucky Brooks spotlight the three players they believe are the most versatile in the 2019 NFL Draft.

  4. Bucky Brooks breaks down top RB prospects to watch at NFL combine

    Published: Feb. 28, 2019 at 01:57 p.m.

    NFL Network's Bucky Brooks shares this thoughts on the best running back prospects at this year's combine.

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