25, of Indianapolis, Indiana, passed away on August 6, 2020 in Indianapolis. In July 2005, Henry was dealt to the Tennessee Titans for a third round draft pick in 2006. [2] As a senior for the Bulldogs football team, he rushed for 4,087 yards and 42 touchdowns in 14 games. He played college football for the University of Tennessee. Travis was born on March 12, 1995 in Farmington, Minnesota. [3] His team was state runner-up that year, to the Union County Tigers. The Broncos stated that the team was not aware of Henry's test results at the time he was released. Travis Henry passed away on September 10, 2019 in Janesville, Wisconsin. Henry stated the positive test result was due to second-hand smoke. [11] He was nicknamed "Cheese" by his strength & conditioning coach for being as tough and strong as a block of government cheese. [33] Henry has fathered at least 11 children by 10 different women. Travis is alive and kicking and is currently 42 years old.Please ignore rumors and hoaxes.If you have any unfortunate news that this page should be update with, please let us know using this form. In addition, he caught 22 passes for 179 yards, at an average of 8.1 yards per reception, giving him 1,282 all-purpose yards. [29], On July 12, 2008, it was revealed that Henry had once again tested positive for marijuana and would be suspended for one year. [16] Henry then became the backup to Chris Brown. He was drafted by the Bills in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft, and also played for the Tennessee Titans and Denver Broncos. He was arrested in Polk County, Florida in March 2009 and charged with failing to pay $16,600 in child support. [36] Henry, portrayed by court documents "as the ruthless 'money guy' in a cocaine trafficking ring", faces ten years to life on federal drug trafficking charges. [32], Henry was married once, at age 19, to a woman six years his senior; the marriage was later annulled. Over time, he was passed up by Fred Jackson. Please ignore rumors and hoaxes. [5], In his sophomore season, Henry was a member of the 1998 National Championship team. He played college football for the University of Tennessee. [18] On December 3, 2006, Henry became the 100th running back in NFL history to rush for more than 5,000 career yards. Birthday: October 29, 1978How Old - Age: 42. [28] Funeral arrangement under the care ofFlanner & Buchanan Cremation and burrial. "We did not feel his commitment to the Broncos was enough to warrant a spot on this football team," said head coach Mike Shanahan in a prepared statement. [6] His contributions did expand in his sophomore year. There are no additional photos for Travis James Henry at this time. He finished the 2006 NFL season with 1,211 yards rushing at 4.5 yards per carry. "I want to be a Bronco and make it all right. He was drafted by the Bills in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft, and also played for the Tennessee Titans and Denver Broncos. A unique and lasting tribute for a loved one. On the season, he had 176 rushing attempts for 970 yards and four touchdowns in regular season play. He was a member of Life Line Baptist Church. He recorded two rushes for four yards on the season. In addition to football, Henry played basketball and ran track. Henry was suspended four games during the 2005 season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. [20] Nevertheless, the Titans released him, which was seen as a cost-cutting move. Travis Henry Death Fact Check. “In loving memory of Travis James Henry, Following the breaking news of Henry's reported positive failure, Broncos head coach Mike Shanahan publicly supported Henry. Travis J. Henry Rutgers University graduate Travis J. Henry, 21, a resident of Flemington, N.J., passed away peacefully on June 16, 2016, due to heart complications. Please accept Echovita’s sincere condolences. Content approved and certified by a member of the Echovita supervisory team. In 2004, Henry was injured for part of the year and lost his starting job to the Bills' 2003 first round pick, Willis McGahee. This put Henry at 1,103 rushing yards for the season, with 1 game still remaining, despite being inactive for two games. He got into the end zone seven times while only fumbling three times. [30], On August 31, 2008, Henry was suspended for at least one year by the NFL for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Henry attended the University of Tennessee from 1997 to 2000. I owe those people something for all that happened last year. Travis Deion Henry (born October 29, 1978) is a former American football running back who played seven seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He was a Pro Bowl selection in 2002. Henry played a significant role in the Titans' win as he rushed for 135 yards total. Henry appealed the suspension and his case was taken to Federal courts, allowing him to play until a decision was made. Travis is alive and kicking and is currently 41 years old. Henry is reported as passing a lie detector test, as well as a hair follicle test regarding whether or not he smoked marijuana. [39], On July 15, 2009, Henry was sentenced to three years in federal prison for financing a cocaine trafficking operation. Echovita Inc® is a registered trademark. On February 21, 2008, Henry restructured his contract with the Broncos prior to his scheduled $6 million bonus to stay with the team. He was drafted by the Bills in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft, and also played for the Tennessee Titans and Denver Broncos. You may also light a candle in honor of Travis James Henry or send a beautiful flower arrangement to the funeral service. [34], Henry has had on-going problems making his child support payments to the mothers of nine of his children. If you have any unfortunate news that this page should be update with, please let us know using this form. Here is Travis James Henry’s obituary. With the Buffalo Bills, Henry became the fourth-leading rusher in franchise history, with 3,849 yards and 27 touchdowns with a 4.0 yards per carry average. If you see something that doesn't look right on this page, please do inform us using the form below: © 2017 Dead or Kicking / All Rights Reserved. A change-of-plea hearing was scheduled for April 16 by the judge. The failed test was reportedly dated in May 2008, showing that he used marijuana five months after winning his appeal. Henry holds the school records for yards rushing (3,078), rushing attempts (556), and 100-yard performances (15). [38] The plea deal consisted of Henry accepting a charge of conspiracy to possess cocaine with intent to distribute. Henry refused to accept becoming McGahee's backup and demanded a trade. So that's why he's released." [40], 1998 Tennessee Volunteers football—consensus national champions, "Florida Mr. Football Winners - tribunedigital-orlandosentinel", "After a stellar career at the University of Tennessee, Bills RB Travis Henry is looking forward to playing in Nashville Saturday night", "Huge List Of NFL Wonderlic Scores By Position", "Huge List Of NFL Wonderlic Scores By Position - WTS", "Bills Trade Running Back Henry to Titans for Pick", "Denver Broncos' Travis Henry Fights Suspension Over Drug Test Results", "Titans trip up Colts, tightening AFC Long field goal buries Indy; Browns top Chiefs", "Broncos, RB Henry agree on five-year deal", "Broncos back Henry after he passes lie, drug tests", "Shanahan fined $25K for comments in Henry case", Broncos release RB Travis Henry - NFL - Yahoo! I want to clear my name there. Funeral Home Services for Travis are being provided by Hafemeister Funeral Home. Prepare a personalized obituary for someone you loved.. March 12, 1995 - 2020. I'm not going to get into details what he did do or didn't do. (25 years old). Travis Henry was born on October 29, 1978 and is 42 years old now. Celebrities and Notable People Who Have Had Coronavirus. Travis Deion Henry (born October 29, 1978) is a former American football running back who played seven seasons in the National Football League (NFL). Write your message of sympathy today. He was loved and cherished by many people including : his wife Rachael Gemmen Henry; his son Steven Marley Henry Gemmen; his parents, Jim Henry and Betty Kirby Henry; his siblings, John Henry (Janice), Shelby Lowe (Samuel) and Evelyn Jones (Kevin); and his nieces and nephews, Lilyanna, Hannah, Andrew, Bryce, Gabriel and Camryn. He played college football for the University of Tennessee. "He's just too inconsistent as a person. Find the obituary of Travis James Henry (1995 - 2020) from Indianapolis, IN. [15] He earned a Pro Bowl nomination in 2002 after he collected 1,438 yards and 13 touchdowns. Copyright © 2020 Echovita Inc. All rights reserved. Coronavirus Update. By: Indiana Death Notices Posted on August 8, 2020 August 8, 2020. 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