C.J. Henderson was believed to be a heavy Miami lean as he’s from the area and Mark Richt was going after him pretty hard. However, the Gators swooped in at the last minute and got a huge momentum builder in the recruiting class with the commitment of the four-star cornerback:
247Sports has Henderson rated as the No. 15 cornerback in the class and No. 24 recruit in the state of Florida. He was recruited by defensive genius Randy Shannon at Florida and also held offers from Tennessee, Auburn and Georgia among many others.