I sure hope Derrick Henry is a beast this year

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by 14u2ponder, Sep 11, 2022.

  1. GeronimoJackson

    GeronimoJackson Brainwashed by the Left. Now I am free.

    DH22 looked really good in the first half, had some runs that looked like pre-injury DH22. Don’t know if he was shut down in the second half due to poor playing call or what though…
    • Cheers Cheers x 1
    • Hit the Target Hit the Target x 1
  2. Titanup1982

    Titanup1982 All-Pro

    Was clearly due to us being up 24-10 at the half. They clearly knew we was going to run, run and run while having a lead.

    Plus the Raiders had a super long drive to start the 3rd quarter.

    We had every opportunity to run the table as Tanny was super accurate (other than that awful INT) and Henry had success running the ball. We should have been able to take advantage of the PA pass, but didn't. What a waste of a hot QB/RB combo with the play calling.
    • Cheers Cheers x 2
    • Hit the Target Hit the Target x 1
    • Winner Winner x 1
  3. Mitch86

    Mitch86 Pro Bowler

    Henry looked better today. I feel like sometimes he's trying too hard. He looked "twitchy" and unsure sometimes.

    If the OLine can play half decent and let him get going, get a few nice runs, I think it would do wonders for Henry's confidence and overall game.
    • Cheers Cheers x 1
  4. Hormesis

    Hormesis Pro Bowler

    I couldn’t watch the game, but he’s looked sluggish. Did like the fact he had 50 + receiving tho. I asked for proper screens. Will watch game tomorrow
  5. GoT

    GoT Strength and Honor

    vast majority of DH22 yards were after contact looked way better than first 2 weeks and PO game
  6. Hormesis

    Hormesis Pro Bowler

    Cool, can’t wait to watch. Easier when I know it’s a W. Still, no points 2nd half probably have me wanting to puke.
  7. rock8titans

    rock8titans Starter

    Someone mentioned not eating a few hours before Titans games to avoid this. I’m going to suggest a 24hr fast.
    • Cheers Cheers x 1
  8. Rwill

    Rwill Pro Bowler

    Henry goes down easy AF before he gets a full head of steam. If he is touched below the waist going through the line, he is going down. Our o-line played pretty well for the first half of the first half, giving Henry big enough holes to get his momentum. Unfortunately they pretty much suck and the o-line coach is awful so it didnt last long and Henry was back to going down at the line of scrimmage again.
    • Cheers Cheers x 1
  9. GoT

    GoT Strength and Honor

    after T17 int Vrabel took ZERO chances... just scrubbed clock with useless/pointless/fruitless runs
  10. Raistmagic

    Raistmagic Starter

    Hope we continue to throw him the ball. Stunning how little he was targeted in the 1st 2 games. So predictable.
  • Welcome to goTitans.com

    Established in 2000, goTitans.com is the place for Tennessee Titans fans to talk Titans. Our roots go back to the Tennessee Oilers Fan Page in 1997 and we currently have 4,000 diehard members with 1.5 million messages. To find out about advertising opportunities, contact TitanJeff.
  • The Tip Jar

    For those of you interested in helping the cause, we offer The Tip Jar. For $2 a month, you can become a subscriber and enjoy goTitans.com without ads.

    Hit the Tip Jar