Xzavier Henderson is speed. Also notable, Xzavier Henderson is 6-foot-4. He is the definition of “mismatch”. Henderson is committed to Florida, where his brother recently attended. Oh yeah, Xzavier Henderson is also the little brother of the 1st round pick for the Jaguars, CJ Henderson. The Henderson brothers are now Columbus High School royalty. Does this give Xzavier an edge in college? It doesn’t matter because he makes his own opportunity. In a recent interview with Footballville Nation, he explains how much a team-player he is. He’s “willing to be wherever he’s needed”. Although he is a receiver, he takes after his big bro with his ability to play defense. Henderson is a 2-way player looking to make a name for himself at receiver.
Henderson is joining a Florida program that lost starting seniors to the draft and runs a spread offense. Henderson should have no problem fitting in, and his relationships with his coaches should be no different. Henderson is a polite and humble kid willing to work. That’s what coaches like to see. Especially during quarantine, Henderson has been making great use of his time training. So much so that he pushed back our interview to finish working out. The All-American is wide out is a special talent with an unmatched work ethic. He is going to the University of Florida to pursue his degree in finance—something he hasn’t forgotten about. He is also going to follow in his brother’s footsteps in representing the city of Miami and the state of Florida.