Few NFL running backs have performed as consistently each Sunday over the last decade as Tennessee’s Derrick Henry.
The 30-year-old NFL veteran will officially become a free agent for the first time in his eight-year career this spring after making four Pro Bowls and two NFL All-Pro teams.
With little known about Henry’s future besides the fact the veteran running back has voiced his desire to keep playing in 2024 and beyond, it’s worth wondering where the 2020 NFL Offensive Player of the Year will suit up next.
With that in mind and to get a head start on next season’s Tennessee sports betting on the NFL, BetTennessee.com broke down the hypothetical odds on Henry’s next NFL team.
Derrick Henry Next Team Odds, Landing Spots
Where Will Henry Sign in Free Agency?
The leader in the Henry sweepstakes may be the Houston Texans, who surged from the basement of the league to a 10-7 campaign that included an AFC Wild Card round victory over the Cleveland Browns — DraftKings Sportsbook Tennessee has Houston as a 9.5-point underdog in its AFC Divisional game Saturday at Baltimore.
The Texans come in at +600 to land Henry this offseason, which puts them in a tie with Chicago for the top odds of any NFL team, while Baltimore and Dallas are the next at +700.
Henry did recently voice a desire to play for a Super Bowl contender, which could inspire the Florida native to sign on with an up-and-coming squad like the Texans, who saw their regular season win total jump from three to 10 in 2023-24.
Other contenders for Henry’s services include his current team, which sits in a tie with Carolina for fifth at +1000, while New England and Tampa Bay round out the list.
One way or another, some NFL team is about to land a player that’s rushed for 1,000 yards in five of his first eight NFL seasons, including a 1,167-yard, 12 touchdown year in 2023 for a 6-11 Titans squad that’s in need of a new head coach.
With eight teams remaining in the NFL Playoffs, ESPN BET Tennessee lists San Francisco as the Super Bowl favorite at +175. Baltimore is second at +275.
Derrick Henry Free Agency Landings Spot FAQs
The top landing spots and next team odds for Derrick Henry start with a tie between the Houston Texans and Chicago Bears at +700. Those odds are hypothetical, currently not available on any legal Tennessee sportsbook.