logo
Instagram/last_king_2GettyImages
Instagram/last_king_2GettyImages

Derrick Henry of Tennessee Titans Gets $85K Diamond Chain & Mamba Pendant in Honor of Late Kobe Bryant

Afouda Fortune
Mar 18, 2020
03:15 P.M.

NFL star Derrick Henry has chosen to preserve Kobe Bryant's memory in one of the most emotional ways. The sports star revealed a new neckpiece he got to honor the late basketballer's legacy

Advertisement

It's been almost three months since the world tragically said goodbye to basketball legend, Kobe Bryant, and the tributes are still pouring in. The latest to do that is NFL player, Derrick Henry.

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry poses on the Red Carpet poses prior to the NFL Honors on February 1, 2020 | Photo: Getty Imaes

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry poses on the Red Carpet poses prior to the NFL Honors on February 1, 2020 | Photo: Getty Imaes

Famous Jeweler, ZoFrost made a big reveal of Derrick Henry's neck chain on Instagram, while showing off features of the new neckpiece he just copped. Although the neck chain is an expensive piece, Henry had a thoughtful train behind it.

Choosing to remember Kobe Bryant in one of the most memorable ways, the American football running back custom-designed a huge pendant with Kobe's Mamba snake wrapped around a tristar- shaped symbol.

Advertisement

ZoFrost flaunted the new piece in a four-photo post while giving fans an up-close view of the neck chain. The caption was written as a short tribute to the late girl dad:

"Mamba Mentality…#kobebryant #mamba #mambacita."

Advertisement

According to TMZ, the luxury jewelry cost a whopping sum of $85,000 while it weighs 120 grams.

Besides Derrick Henry, ZoFrost had also designed mind-blowing pieces for other NFL stars like Earl Thomas, Deshaun Watson, and Lamar Jackson.

Advertisement

Recently, Henry was in the news after The Tennessee Titans put a franchise rage on him. According to Fox News, this translates to the fact that the footballer has the liberty to move to another team.

This development did not go down well with his teammates, who believed that Derrick deserved better treatment from the management.

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (22) walks off the field on January 11, 2020 | Photo: Getty Images

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (22) walks off the field on January 11, 2020 | Photo: Getty Images

On Twitter, the NFL stars had a field day going over their co-star's performances while making it known that he merited a better reward. His colleague, Trent Brown talked about the situation on his Twitter timeline, writing:

"The fact that the Titans put the tag on their workhorse, the man who put the team on his back week in and week out….really bothers me!!!"

Advertisement

Other NFL stars like Tyrann Mathieu and Roddy White also stated their opinions while echoing Brown's sentiment on Twitter.

Advertisement

Derrick might not be getting a "proper" reward from the Titans, but he was sure not letting that occurrence get in his way when it comes to his tribute to Bryant.

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Western Conference warms up with daughter Gianna Bryant during the NBA All-Star Game 2016 at the Air Canada Centre on February 14, 2016 | Photo: Getty Images

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Western Conference warms up with daughter Gianna Bryant during the NBA All-Star Game 2016 at the Air Canada Centre on February 14, 2016 | Photo: Getty Images

TMZ recalls that earlier this year, Kobe, his daughter, Gianna, and eight others were confirmed dead after the NBA champion's helicopter crashed in Calabasas, California.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Related posts

My Boyfriend’s Ex-wife Returned and Forced Him to Kick Us Out in the Street – Story of the Day

April 18, 2024

Bruce Willis' Ex Called 'Best Dressed' Lady at Met Gala — 7 Met Gala Costumes That Stirred a Buzz

May 09, 2024

'Too Beautiful to Be James Bond': One Actor Pierce Brosnan Wants to Be the Next Agent 007 & More Candidates

July 12, 2024

Loretta Lynn's Son Found Dead by River about 3 Miles from Family Ranch – Tragic Details of His Death

June 27, 2024

Michael Jackson's Film Director Son, 22, Rocks Long Hair Like Dad in Rare Appearance, Sparking Talks

July 11, 2024

Man's Youngest Son Inherits Nothing but an Old Trunk So His Brothers Mock Him, Things Change When He Looks inside – Story of the Day

March 21, 2024

Loretta Lynn's Son Found Dead by River about 3 Miles from Family Ranch – Tragic Details of His Death

June 25, 2024

Grandson Believes His Grandmother Left Him Just an Urn of Ashes, Until the Urn Breaks One Day — Story of the Day

May 02, 2024

Elvis Presley Was Found Dead in Bathroom of House with 'Secret' Passageway — Photos of Graceland Mansion Now

May 22, 2024

Julia Roberts Celebrates 'Beautiful' Son Henry's 17th Birthday: A Rare Glimpse of Her Youngest

June 19, 2024

9 Celebrities Who Have Surprisingly Never Won an Oscar

June 17, 2024

‘Not the Same Person’: Julia Roberts Debuts Light Blonde Hair That Is ‘Not for Her,’ and Fans Weigh In

June 20, 2024

The Hidden Meaning of Five 'Yellowstone' Stars' Cowboy Hats

July 12, 2024

Little Boy Believes His Mom Died in Car Crash, Years Later He Accidentally Meets Her – Story of the Day

May 09, 2024