Does CJ Henderson Have A Girlfriend? His Family, NFL, Age, Contract & Facts

Published Date: 19 Jan, 2021 Updated date: 19 Jan, 2021 By Daniel Roffer

The NFL debut of CJ Henderson became a milestone of his career as he earned a Rookie of the Week award for his first performance with the Jacksonville Jaguars. He has made a remarkable achievement on his first NFL stint.

CJ Henderson is an American football cornerback, who plays for the NFL side, Jacksonville Jaguars. He played college football for the Florida Gators.

CJ Henderson Bio; Age, Parents, Brother

The player of age 22 was born as Christopher Henderson, Jr. on the 30th of September 1998. Talking about his parents, he is the son of Keysha and Chris Henderson Sr.

His father played a supportive role in pursuing his football career. He has an elder sister named Daija Zymiria Henderson and a younger brother named Xzavier Henderson.

Xzavier now plays college football at the University of Florida, where his brother played. The Henderson siblings grew up in Miami, Florida.

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High School, College

CJ with a height of 6 feet 1 inch attended Christopher Columbus High School in his hometown. He played both as running back and cornerback for the Explorers’ football team.

Afterward, he committed to play at the University of Florida in 2017. During his three years of collegiate career, he had 93 defensive stops (66 solos), six interceptions, 22 pass breakups, 4.0 sacks, and 7.0 tackles for loss in 34 games.

His NFL Career; Jacksonville Jaguars, Injury

Henderson’s NFL stint began after the Jacksonville Jaguars selected him in the first round with the ninth overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft.

CJ made his NFL debut season opener against the Indianapolis Colts on 13 September 2020. There, he intercepted a pass to set up a touchdown and broke up a fourth-down pass to seal an upset victory.

Following his fantastic performance, he earned the NFL Rookie of the Week award. However, in November 2020, he suffered a groin injury and placed on the team’s injured reserve.

His Contract & Salary

CJ signed a 4-year contract with Jacksonville Jaguars on July 16, 2020. The deal is worth $20,516,188 fully guaranteed including a $12,480,864 signing bonus.

He is likely to receive an average salary of $5,129,005 annually. Undoubtedly, he has made his net worth in millions.

Does CJ Henderson Have A Girlfriend?

The 22-year-old is private when it comes to his relationship status. He has not revealed his girlfriend to the media yet.

However, CJ has shared some girlfriend-related posts on his Twitter account. It looks like he is currently single and focusing on his career so far.

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Some Interesting Facts About CJ Henderson

  • CJ received a Paycom Jim Thorpe Award and became a Lombardi semifinalist during his collegiate career.
  • He has an official Instagram account with over 73k followers but there are no posts as of now.
  • His sister Daija graduated with a BS in Psychology from Florida A&M University in 2020.
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