Derrick Henry receives national honor
following performance vs. Auburn
- Matt Zenitz; al.com
November 29, 2015
Alabama running back Derrick Henry was named Walter Camp
National Offensive Player of the Week Sunday morning.
Henry had a Tide-record 46 carries for 271 yards and a
touchdown during Alabama's 29-13 win over Auburn Saturday.
The 271 yards are the third-most a Tide player has ever
rushed for in a single game.
Henry broke three school records Saturday — single-game
carries, and he became Alabama's record-holder for
single-season rushing yards and rushing touchdowns.
Henry leads the nation with 1,797 rushing yards and 22
He has rushed for 10 touchdowns and an average of 213
yards in the Tide's last five games against SEC teams.