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Titans' Derrick Henry Tosses TD Pass vs. Chiefs

Titans running back Derrick Henry entered Week 7 on pace to break the NFL record for rushing yards in a season. But he's far from just a dominant force on the ground. 

On the first possession of Sunday's game against the Chiefs, Henry tossed a five-yard touchdown pass to tight end MyCole Pruitt after receiving a direct snap from the team's center. The score capped off an eight-play, 75-yard drive to open the contest.

Per NFL Research, he joins LaDainian Tomlinson as the only player in league history with 10 or more rushing touchdowns and a passing touchdowns in his team's first seven games of a season in the Super Bowl era

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Henry entered Sunday's game having thrown just three passes during the regular season in his career, all of which came in 2018.

He did, however, throw a touchdown on a similar play against the Ravens in the 2019 playoffs. 

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