Facts of Derrick Henry
|Full Name:||Derrick Henry|
|Birth Date:||July 17, 1994|
|Height:||6 feet 3 inches (1.91m)|
|Net Worth||Over $1 Million|
|Hair Color||Curly Black|
|Birth Place||Yulee, Florida,|
|Education||Yulee High School, University of Alabama|
|Father||Derrick Henry Sr|
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American football running back Derrick Henry is considered one of the best players in college football. He is playing for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. In his college league, he had played for the Alabama Crimson Tide.
Early Life of Henry
Born to mother Stacy Veal and father Derrick Henry Sr on July 17, 1994, in Yulee, Florida, the United States. His parents were at the age of 15 and 16 when he was born. Having American nationality, Derrick belongs to black ethnicity.
He shared a closed relationship with his grandmother who raised him. Also, he even has a tattoo of her name on his chest. He attended Yulee High School located in Yulee, Florida, and started his football career. After graduation from high school, he enrolled at the University of Alabama located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. In May 2018, he graduated with a degree in communications.
Teeth Issues of Derrick Henry
Well, Derrick Jenry had to face many trolls due to his problems with his teeth structure. He had unusual teeth structure. Also, it has negative impacts on his both professional and private life. He became the victim of memes. His face has always been used for internet memes right from his college days because of his irregular teeth arrangements.
After making an entry at the grand level, he has fixed everything related to his teeth problems. According to reports he had gone through surgery to fix his teeth problems. Now we can see Derrick with a better smile with full restored teeth.
Why His Father Arrested?
Derrick didn’t share a good relationship with his parents. He was raised by his grandmother who taught him a lot. But his relationship with his father is not good. Derrick’s father had shared a lot of trouble in his life. Henry Sr has been arrested several times for his profession of marijuana and cocaine according to ESPN. But he is free from the issues of drugs.
Contract, Salary, and Net Worth of Derrick Henry
From his professional career, Derrick has earned a decent sum of money. He has signed a contract with the Tennessee Titans worth $5,407,928. It including a $2,133,038 signing bonus, $2,828,853 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,351,982. Derrick Henry has an estimated net worth of over $1 million as of 2020.
He received a base salary of $941,630 while carrying a cap hit of $1,474,889 and a dead cap value of $1,066,520 in 2018. Also, he is earning a handsome sum of money from his endorsement deals with several brands and companies including DICK’S Sporting Goods. So we are sure, he is living a luxurious life out of his earning.
Who is Derrick Henry Girlfriend?
Derrick Henry has been in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend Adrianna Rivas. The couple has been dating each other since 2016 but info on how they met missing. The couple often posts beautiful pictures. By each passing day, their relationship seems to be unbreakable.
His girlfriend currently lives in Dallas and often spotted supporting her boyfriend during the game. She is a graduate student at the University of Texas Arlington with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations in 2016. The couple is pretty serious about their relationship.
What is the Height of Derrick Henry?
Professional player, Derrick Henry is a handsome dude. He stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches i.e 1.91 m tall. While his body weighs around 112 kg i.e 247 pounds. He regularly does exercise to maintains his healthy body. Derrick has curly black hair with black eyes color.
Henry started playing football while he was in high school. He set a record for career rushing yards with the Yulee Hornets in the national high school football. Then he played for the Alabama Crimson Tide while studying college. He broke Herschel Walker’s single-season college rushing yards record in the SEC during his junior season.
Derrick won the 2015 Heisman Trophy, the Doak Walker Award, the Maxwell Award, and the Walter Camp Award. In the year 2016, he was drafted in the second round of NFL draft by the Titans. Since then he is playing for Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. In the 2019 season, he led the NFL in rushing yards as well as rushing touchdowns (tied with Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones).