Jeff Gladney died in a car accident in Dallas on the morning of Monday.
Jeff Gladney died at a very young age, he was just 25 years old.
Jeff Gladney was an American football cornerback who played in the National Football League for two seasons.
Gladney redshirted his freshman year due to a torn anterior cruciate ligament sustained during his senior year in high school
NFL draft evaluators praised Gladney for his physical style of play.
A preliminary investigation found that a white vehicle was speeding and clipped a second vehicle from behind.
The white vehicle then lost control and hit a freeway pier beam, killing the man and woman inside, the release said.
The second vehicle was also occupied by a man and woman, who were not injured.