Derrick Henry injury: Titans may activate RB off injured reserve this week
Titans coach Mike Vrabel mentioned Monday the staff may activate operating again Derrick Henry off injured reserve forward of Week 18.
The Titans can have 21 days to position Henry on their roster after he’s designated to return from observe. He’s unlikely to play in Week 18, although he may be a part of Tennessee in observe earlier than the Titans face the Texans on Sunday.
“[Henry] is performing some work at present and we’ll see when that window opens and possibly decide midweek,” Vrabel mentioned Monday, per ESPN’s Turron Davenport.
Henry, 27, led the NFL with 937 speeding yards and 10 touchdowns in eight video games this season earlier than struggling a foot harm in opposition to the Colts on Oct. 31. He additionally led the NFL in each speeding yards and speeding touchdowns in 2019 and 2020.
The Titans enter Week 18 at 11–5 after successful 5 of eight video games with out Henry to realize management of the No. 1 seed within the AFC on a tiebreaker. Whereas they’ve carried out admirably with out him, it’d absolutely assist to welcome the NFL’s finest operating again into the fold earlier than a vital season-ending contest that might clinch them a bye for the primary week of the playoffs.
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