Xavier Rucker, a 5-foot-7, 150-pound wide receiver/defensive back from Minneapolis (MN) Breck, may…
Rucker will reach for the stars as a Husker
At 5 foot, 7 inches tall, Minnesota native Xavier Rucker has heard everything about why he can't do something. He can't play at college, because he's too short. He can't even think of the professional league, because he's too small. He can't do anything that he knows he can and he has role models to prove it. Dante Hall, one of the best return men in the NFL and a potent wide receiver He's 5-8 Steve Smith, one of the best all around wideouts the league has right now He's 5-9 Deion Branch, Peter Warrick, Antwaan Randle El, Bobby Engram, Willie Parker and Kevin Faulk – none are even six foot and all rank as some of the best receivers in the entire league. But Xavier Rucker is too small? "That's all I have been hearing for as long as I can remember, but what's funny about that, is that they never say that when they see my film," Xavier said. "They call me on the phone, say I am one of the best and it's only when they see me in person, that's when I am suddenly too small." Rucker...
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