Jaguars claim RB Darrell Henderson off waivers


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Jaguars claimed working again Darrell Henderson on Wednesday, giving them an skilled backup for starter Travis Etienne, the staff introduced.

The Los Angeles Rams launched Henderson on Tuesday, two days after he performed simply 4 snaps within the Rams’ loss to the New Orleans Saints — which Rams coach Sean McVay stated was attributable to Henderson feeling one thing in his knee in the course of the coaching earlier than the sport.

The Jaguars should lower one participant to suit Henderson on the 53-man roster. The Jaguars wanted assist behind Etienne after buying and selling former starter James Robinson to the New York Jets on October 25. JaMycal Hasty is the one different working again to the touch the ball because the commerce, however he solely gained 24 yards on 13 touches.

Etienne is tenth within the NFL in dashing for 725 yards, with 424 yards and his 4 touchdowns within the final 4 video games.

Henderson was a 2019 third-round choose and was within the remaining 12 months of his rookie contract incomes $1.06 million. He led the Rams with 283 yards on 70 carries and led the staff with three dashing touchdowns. He additionally had 17 catches for 102 yards.

To make room for Henderson, the Jaguars launched ahead John Miller.