Jeff Gladney: Arizona Cardinals cornerback killed in car accident aged 25 | NFL News

Arizona Cardinals assertion: “We’re devastated to study of Jeff Gladney’s passing. Our hearts exit to his household, mates and all who’re mourning this great loss.” Gladney joined the Cardinals earlier this month and beforehand performed within the NFL for Minnesota Vikings

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Jeff Gladney joined the Cardinals on a two-year deal earlier this month

Jeff Gladney joined the Cardinals on a two-year deal earlier this month

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Jeff Gladney was killed in a automotive accident on Monday morning.

His agent, Brian Overstreet, confirmed the 25-year-old’s demise to the Fort Value Star-Telegram.

“We’re devastated to study of Jeff Gladney’s passing. Our hearts exit to his household, mates and all who’re mourning this great loss,” the Cardinals stated.

Professional Soccer Focus reported that Gladney and a 26-year-old feminine passenger died in a two-vehicle crash in Dallas.

The Minnesota Vikings chosen Gladney, a TCU product, with the No 31 total choose of the 2020 NFL Draft. He performed in 16 video games, beginning 15, and made 81 tackles, had three passes defensed and compelled one fumble in 2020.

The Vikings launched him final August following his indictment in Texas on a felony assault cost in a home violence case. He sat out the 2021 season and in March a jury in Dallas discovered him not responsible.

The Cardinals signed him to a two-year deal earlier this month following his acquittal.

Condolences poured in on social media Monday.

“Misplaced my Brother, my finest buddy, my proper hand man… ain’t an excessive amount of extra I can take man rattling!” Philadelphia Eagles extensive receiver Jalen Reagor, a team-mate of Gladney at TCU, wrote on Twitter.

“RIP Jeff Gladney, brother watch over me please.”