NFL World reacts to Arizona Cardinals’ Jeff Gladney passing away

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The Arizona Cardinals’ newest cornerback Jeff Gladney’s death at the age of 25 shocked the NFL.

Memorial Day was turned even more somber with the passing of Jeff Gladney. Gladney’s agent confirmed he died in a car accident overnight in the Dallas area along with a 26-year-old female passenger. Gladney was 25.

Here’s a look at how the NFL world reacted and paid tribute to Jeff Gladney on Twitter:

First, former Minnesota Vikings teammate Justin Jefferson paid tribute:

The Minnesota Vikings’ official statement:

The Arizona Cardinals’ official statement

Former TCU teammate, current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jalen Reagor was hit hard by Gladney’s passing

Current Arizona Cardinals running back Eno Benjamin:

George Iloka, former Minnesota Vikings Teammate of Jeff Gladney

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