Darrell Henderson

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Darrell Henderson
No. 27 – Los Angeles Rams
Position:Running back
Personal information
Born: (1997-08-19) August 19, 1997 (age 21)
Batesville, Mississippi
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High school:South Panola (MS)
NFL Draft:2019 / Round: 3 / Pick: 70
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Darrell Henderson (born August 19, 1997) is an American football running back for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Memphis.

Early years[edit]

Henderson attended South Panola High School in Batesville, Mississippi.[1] During his career he had 5,801 and 68 touchdowns.[2] He committed to the University of Memphis to play college football.

College career[edit]

As a freshman at Memphis in 2016, Henderson played in all 13 games with six starts. He finished the season with 482 yards on 87 carries with five touchdowns.

As a sophomore he played in 12 games with 10 starts and rushed for 1,154 yards on 130 carries with nine touchdowns.[3] He missed the 2017 Liberty Bowl due to an injury.[4] Henderson returned as the starter for Memphis in 2018. On December 12, 2018, Henderson declared for the 2019 NFL Draft.[5][6]

Professional career[edit]

Henderson was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the third round (70th overall) of the 2019 NFL Draft.[7]


  1. ^ "Is speed enough?".
  2. ^ "Tigers freshman back Darrell Henderson showing maturity beyond his peers".
  3. ^ "Memphis football running back Darrell Henderson bigger, stronger for 2018".
  4. ^ "Memphis vs. Iowa State: Tigers play without RB Darrell Henderson in Liberty Bowl".
  5. ^ "Group of 5 Spotlight: Local Product Darrell Henderson Becoming a Star for Memphis; Akron's Historic Win".
  6. ^ "Tulane to face nation's leading rusher in conference opener against Memphis".
  7. ^ Sessler, Marc (April 26, 2019). "Rams draft Memphis' Darrell Henderson in Round 3". NFL.com.

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