Posted: 1:58 p.m. Monday, Dec. 23, 2013
By Jerry Steinberg
Senior tackle is third Hurricane invited to game.
MOBILE, Ala. – Miami Hurricanes senior offensive tackle Seantrel Henderson has accepted an invitation to play in the 2014 Reese’s Senior Bowl, the bowl announced Monday. Henderson becomes the third Miami Hurricane invited to play in the game, joining teammates Stephen Morris and Brandon Linder.
Henderson was a third-team All-ACC selection by the league’s head coaches and honorable mention by ACSMA. He played 11 games along the offensive line in 2013, making seven starts at right tackle. He helped anchor an offensive line that allowed Miami’s offense to average 446.8 yards of total offense and 35.9 points per game.
The St. Paul., Minn., native will be the 66th Miami Hurricane to play in the Senior Bowl. The 2014 Reese’s Senior Bowl, which is played annually at Mobile’s Ladd-Peebles Stadium, will kick at 4 p.m. ET on Sat., Jan. 25 and will be televised on the NFL Network.
No. 25 Miami (9-3) will play No. 18/16 Louisville (11-1) in the 2013 Russell Athletic Bowl on Dec. 28 in Orlando. The Hurricanes are vying for their first 10-win season since 2003.