Dolphins defensive tackle Kendrick Norton was involved in a car accident early Thursday morning and was seriously injured.  The 22-year-old is in critical condition, but is expected to live.

According to the Sun Sentinel, the accident could end his career.  His exact injuries and the details surrounding the accident are not immediately known at this time.

Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Kendrick Norton, a former University of Miami standout, was involved in a car accident this weekend that could end his playing career.

Sources tell the South Florida Sun-Sentinel he is in critical condition in Miami Jackson’s trauma unit, but is expected to live. Details about the incident were not immediately available.

There are things that are more important than sports.  Whether or not Norton survives this without having any life-altering injuries is one of them.

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