Derrick Henry causes Chiefs defenders to make obvious business decisions

Asia's Tech News Daily

In 2019, per Pro Football Focus, Derrick Henry of the Titans was the NFL’s leading rusher with 1,985 yards, including the postseason. Derrick Henry after contact was the NFL’s second-leading rusher with 1,605 yards. Nick Chubb of the Browns finished third with 1,494 yards.

Derrick Henry causes Chiefs defenders to make obvious business decisions
© Provided by Touchdown Wire

In 2020, Derrick Henry of the Titans was the NFL’s leading rusher with 2,067 yards, including the postseason. Dalvin Cook of the Vikings was the NFL’s second-leading rusher with 1,557 yards. Derrick Henry after contact was the NFL’s third-best rusher with 1,525 yards.

Through the first six weeks of the 2021 season, Derrick Henry of the Titans was the NFL’s leading rusher with 783 yards. Derrick Henry after contact was the NFL’s second-leading rusher with 587 yards, and Chubb was the NFL’s third-leading rusher with 523 yards.

You get the idea. It’s not just that Derrick Henry is the NFL’s best back by an absolutely crushing margin; it’s also that Henry after contact outpaced just about every back in the NFL. Henry’s combination of brute force to and through the gaps and second-level speed makes him an impossible player to consistently stop.

The Chiefs and their leaky defenses decided to take things to the next level on Sunday. It’s hard enough to bring Henry down when you’re trying to tackle him; if you’re obviously not… well, you might as well go 7-on-7 in the parking lot and call it a day.

There was this sort of arm tackle from the usually outstanding defensive lineman Chris Jones…

Watch 95. What the hell is this?

— Brandon Kiley (@BKSportsTalk) October 24, 2021

…and what can only be called an intentional miss by cornerback Mike Hughes.

Watch 21. Guys are out here making some serious business decisions. I don’t want to hear anymore about the “culture” on that side of the ball. This is every bit as bad as 2018.

— Brandon Kiley (@BKSportsTalk) October 24, 2021

2018 was Bob Sutton’s final season as the Chiefs’ defensive coordinator. The Chiefs ranked 27th overall in Defensive DVOA, though the team made it all the way to overtime in the AFC Championship Game against the Patriots because they could run the ball when they had to, and because Patrick Mahomes became a football-throwing alien in his first NFL season as a starter.

This season, under Steve Spagnuolo, the Chiefs came into Week 7 ranked 31st in Defensive DVOA. They can’t run the ball at all, Mahomes has been erratic at best, and though we don’t like to question the effort of players (that’s something you don’t want to speculate about, because there isn’t much worse you can say about a player on the field than to wonder if they’re giving their all), but as we also say, the tape does not lie.


Bengals’ Ja’Marr Chase is scorching the Ravens

Giants’ quarterback Daniel Jones makes spectacular catch

Bengals’ C.J. Uzomah loving National Tight Ends Day

Kyle Pitts’ one-hand grab wows Dez Bryant

Burn This Play! Washington forgets to cover Davante Adams on Packers’ first touchdown

Internet Explorer Channel Network
Asia's Tech News Daily
News Related


AC Milan vs Liverpool predicted line-ups: Team news ahead of Champions League fixture tonight

© PA Wire Divock Origi (right) celebrates his late Liverpool winner at Wolves with team-mates Trent Alexander-Arnold and Mohamed Salah (Nigel French/PA Images). – PA Wire Liverpool enjoy a rare ... Read more »

Trevor Sinclair labels current West Ham squad as 'the best' in EPL era

Former West Ham midfielder Trevor Sinclair has labelled the current Hammers squad as ‘the best’ in the Premier League era. © Alex Pantling/Getty Images Sport West Ham United v Chelsea ... Read more »

Fans on social media hail ‘brilliant' Jamaal Lascelles for ‘fantastic' performance

© Pool/Getty Images Sport Jamaal Lascelles – 4 Newcastle United enjoyed a 1-0 win over Burnley on Saturday, picking up their first victory in the Premier League this season. Martin ... Read more »

Champions League: Real Madrid to face Inter without top striker

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti will be left without star striker Karim Benzema when he takes the team to face Italian champions Inter Milan for their final group stage match ... Read more »

AC Milan vs Liverpool prediction: How will Champions League fixture play out tonight?

© Getty Images GettyImages-1357147435.jpg Liverpool face AC Milan in the San Siro without the pressure of qualification hanging over them as the Champions League group stage comes to a close. ... Read more »

Danny Cowley delivers mixed Portsmouth injury update ahead of Sheffield Wednesday clash

© Provided by Football League World League One – Portsmouth v Accrington Stanley Portsmouth boss Danny Cowley has revealed that George Hirst and Joe Morrell could be involved against Sheffield ... Read more »

Garth Crooks lauds 'dangerous' Liverpool cult hero Divock Origi

Ever since Divock Origi made himself the hero yet again with a late winner against Wolves, all and sundry have been quick to laud the Belgian’s desire to sit tight ... Read more »

AC Milan vs Liverpool live stream: How to watch Champions League fixture online and on TV tonight

© Getty Images GettyImages-1357147571.jpg Liverpool travel to AC Milan in what is essentially a Champions League dead rubber for the Reds. Jurgen Klopp’s side, who won the reverse fixture 3-2 ... Read more »

All Blacks seek improvements ahead of revenge mission

© PA Images Autumn Nations Series rugby match – France vs New Zealand (All Blacks), Saint-Denis near Paris, France The All Blacks have identified the area they need to improve ... Read more »

Liverpool hover for exciting Juventus attacker in case deal falls through

© PA Images Juventus stars Paolo Dybala and Federico Chiesa celebrating a pre-season goal 2021 Liverpool retain a glimmer of hope that Paulo Dybala will snub a new contract with ... Read more »

Schach-Großmeister Ragger: "Nepo hat sicher nicht gut geschlafen"

© Foto: APA/EPA/Haider Dubai – Als Magnus Carlsen nach der achten Partie gegen Jan Nepomnjaschtschi zu seinen Chancen auf eine erfolgreiche Titelverteidigung bei der Schach-WM gefragt wurde, fiel die Antwort ... Read more »

Tennis-Shenzhen Open missing as WTA announces schedule for first half 2022

© Reuters/DAVID KIRTON FILE PHOTO: View of the Shenzhen Bay Sports Centre, where WTA Finals were held in 2019, in Shenzhen (Reuters) – The WTA has confirmed the traditional season-opening ... Read more »

Max Verstappen ‘will do anything' to beat Lewis Hamilton, says father

Max Verstappen “will do anything” to defeat Lewis Hamilton in this weekend’s Formula One title decider in Abu Dhabi. Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton head into the season’s final race level ... Read more »

Embiid, taille patron avec les Sixers

© Fournis par Basket – NBA : Golden State et Phoenix renouent avec la victoire, Embiid porte Philadelphie Alors que Philadelphie va moins bien après un bon début de ... Read more »

Explosion collapses building in southern France, 4 missing

On Location: December 6, 2021 Catch up on the developing stories making PARIS — Firefighters were searching through rubble Tuesday morning for four people feared buried in an explosion ... Read more »

Cambodia's premier to visit military-led Myanmar next month

The Associated PressIn this photo provided by An Khoun Sam Aun/National Television of Cambodia, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, right, greets with Myanmar Foreign Minister Wunna Maung Lwin at Peace ... Read more »

Vialli torna in corsa per rilevare la Sampdoria

L’arresto di Massimo Ferrero ha aperto nuovi scenari, anche se non immediati, sul futuro della Sampdoria, con la possibilità che all’orizzonte si materializzino nuovi acquirenti. © Fornito da Rai Sport ... Read more »

Vincere e sperare: il Milan senza alternative | Vincere e sognare: l'Inter per il primato

Sant’Ambrogio, la Prima della Scala, il Macbeth di Giuseppe Verdi diretto dal maestro Riccardo Chailly. Otto chilometri più in là, a San Siro stadio Meazza, il Milan diretto da Stefano Pioli contro ... Read more »

Trotz Double-Double von NBA-Ass Pöltl: Knappe Niederlage für Spurs

Der Wiener steuerte bei einem “super Kampf” 14 Punkte und elf Rebounds bei. Es war sein sechstes Double-Double in dieser Saison. © USA TODAY Sports / Rick Scuteri Mit einem ... Read more »

Emerson Fittipaldi non sa scegliere tra Lewis Hamilton e Max Verstappen

© Fornito da Le parole di Emerson Fittipaldi Lewis Hamilton e Max Verstappen sono arrivati appaiati in vetta alla classifica all’ultima gara del mondiale di Formula 1. Era successo ... Read more »

Saudi controversy reminded Hamilton of Spa 2008

© PA Images Lewis Hamilton during 2008 Belgian Grand Prix planetF1 In the aftermath of the controversial Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton cast his mind back to an incident ... Read more »

Duanne Olivier recalled, Sisanda Magala, Ryan Rickelton receive maiden Proteas Test team call-up

© Provided by Independent Online (IOL) Johannesburg – Sisanda Magala and Ryan Rickelton were called up to the Proteas Test squad for the first time on Tuesday as part of ... Read more »

Yawi parts ways with Nexplay Esports

Photo: Nexplay Esports/Facebook Tristan “Yawi” Cabrera is parting ways with Nexplay Esports. The team announced the development on Tuesday. “We are grateful that Nexplay served as your breakthrough in the ... Read more »

De'Aaron Fox the odd man out in Sacramento?

The Kings are at a crossroads yet again, with a new interim head coach, a relatively new GM, and a lot of players with uncertain futures. GM Monte McNair drafted ... Read more »

Ben Simmons likes report of Damian Lillard wanting to play with him

Interestingly, after the rumors of Lillard wanting to play with Simmons spread like wildfire online, the Australian guard caught win of the development and showed his interest in it. While ... Read more »

Van den Brom staat ondanks ontslag 'tussen Genkse helden'

© ProShots Van den Brom staat ondanks ontslag ‘tussen Genkse helden’ John van den Brom heeft in de dertien maanden dat hij trainer was van RC Genk toch geschiedenis geschreven. ... Read more »

Totti verdedigt bekritiseerde Mourinho: 'Roma heeft geen topspelers'

© ProShots Totti verdedigt bekritiseerde Mourinho: ‘Roma heeft geen topspelers’ Francesco Totti heeft het opgenomen voor de bekritiseerde AS Roma-coach José Mourinho. Volgens de clublegende heeft de Portugees geen spelers ... Read more »

‘Spotify für Anleger' soll ETF-Dilemma der Fondsmanager lösen

(Bloomberg) — Die Vermögensverwalter an Wall Street stehen vor einer existenziellen Herausforderung: Sollen sie dem Trend zu ETFs, den börsengehandelten Fonds nachgeben und sich von ihren gewohnten Gebühreneinnahmen verabschieden – ... Read more »

Hospital bed crisis may now be over, acute care chief says

More intensive care beds have been created. Photo: The number of coronavirus patients being admitted to hospital is going down and the beds crisis may now be over, acute ... Read more »

Super Gallinari a Minneapolis, Embiid da impazzire Philadelphia

I 43 punti, con 15/20 al tiro, di Joel Embiid trascinano al successo Philadelphia a Charlotte all’overtime. Danilo Gallinari è eccezionale con i suoi 20 punti nella vittoria di Atlanta ... Read more »

DStv Premiership: LATEST standings give Kaizer Chiefs hope!

© Provided by The South African The latest DStv Premiership standings revealed by the PSL make for interesting reading – and Kaizer Chiefs now have hope! READ | WHAT KAIZER ... Read more »

'Ruben Dias, our number three' becomes an instant classic in the Man City fans songbook

Nominations for the Ballon d’Or or player of the year gongs are all well and good, but there’s one utterance that confirms beyond all doubt that a player has made ... Read more »

Cristiano Ronaldo 'openly told teammates' he wanted to leave Man Utd after blunt response

Cristiano Ronaldo has always been sure of what he wants. And it seems he had no problems informing his Manchester United teammates back in 2009 of his intentions to leave ... Read more »

Is AC Milan vs Liverpool on TV tonight? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch Champions League fixture

© PA Wire Jurgen Klopp was delighted with Divock Origi’s winner (Nick Potts/PA) – PA Wire AC Milan welcome Liverpool in the final round of Champions League group stage matches, ... Read more »

Rio Ferdinand names two Manchester United players who could suffer from Ralf Rangnick arrival

Rio Ferdinand has warned Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Luke Shaw that they face an uphill battle getting back into the Manchester United starting line-up. Both are currently out injured, though Wan-Bissaka ... Read more »

RB Leipzig vs Man City: Prediction, kick off time, TV, live stream, team news, h2h results - preview

© ES Composite CLRBLeipzigManCity21.jpg Manchester City complete their Champions League group stage campaign with a trip to face RB Leipzig this evening. City have already qualified for the last-16 as ... Read more »

Mikolaj Oledzki celebrates new Leeds deal

Leeds and England front rower Mikolaj Oledzki has become the latest player to commit his future to the Rhinos, agreeing a new four-year contract that will keep him at Headingley ... Read more »

‘Sadness and turmoil' take its toll on Bianca Andreescu as she opts to skip Australian Open

Bianca Andreescu has opted to hit the re-set button following two challenging years with the Canadian confirming she will miss next year’s Australian Open. The 2019 US Open champion has ... Read more »

Novak Djokovic inclusion in ATP Cup draw lifts hopes of Australian Open defence

Novak Djokovic has been included in the draw for the upcoming ATP Cup in Sydney, raising the prospect of him defending his Australian Open title. While the draw put a ... Read more »

Chelsea legend sends big title warning amid major fears Tuchel falling into costly Lampard trap

Former Chelsea star Frank Leboeuf has admitted that Thomas Tuchel’s side do not look as strong as they once did under the German. © PA Images Thomas Tuchel shrugs during ... Read more »
On you will find lots of free English exam practice materials to help you improve your English skills: grammar, listening, reading, writing, ielts, toeic