Derrick Henry – 2016 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Derrick Henry



Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
RB Alabama 27 JR Pro Style 2 Back

Measurements (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'2 241 4.54 6'3 247 33 8 3/4

Combine Results (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.54 37 10'10 22 7.2 4.38


Henry has great size, great speed, and was highly productive at Alabama. He does tend to get stuffed at times, but he is the kind of workhorse back that teams will fall in love with, and I expect him to be taken somewhere in the late 1st-early 2nd round area.


has great size

good speed

he is a big back

he has great vision

is a tough runner

fights for every yard

does not give up on any play

a play maker

a workhore back

highly productive


gets stuffed at times

Career Stats:

Games Played: 41

Rushing Attempts: 602

Rushing Yards: 3591

Yards Per Carry: 6.0

Rushig Touchdowns: 42