Jeff Gladney, an Arizona Cardinals defender in the NFL, died Monday in a car accident in Dallas. He is 25 years old.

Gladney's death has been confirmed by the Cardinals and their agent.

“We are devastated to learn of Jeff Gladney's death. Our hearts are with his family, his friends and all those 

who mourn this tragic loss, ”the team said. The crash occurred on the Woodall Rodgers Freeway in Dallas,

KTVT-TV reported. Another man also died.

The Dallas County Sheriff's Department said no one would be around to talk about the incident on Memorial Day.

Gladney played for the TCU before becoming the Minnesota Vikings first-round pick in 2020.

That year he played 16 games, but was released for the 2021 season,

That year he played 16 games, but was released for the 2021 season,