CORAL GABLES (CBSMiami) – University of Miami standout defensive tackle Kendrick Norton will skip his senior season to enter the NFL Draft in April.READ MORE: CBS4 Exclusive: Support Beams At Dadeland Mall Parking Garage Alarms Shoppers
Norton announced his decision Monday on Instagram.Arrest Made In Miami-Beach Deadly Stabbing
In 2017, Norton recorded 6 and a half tackles for a loss and 2 sacks. He played in all 13 of Miami’s games last season, recording 26 tackles.
According to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, he is projected to go late in the 2018 NFL Draft.MORE NEWS: South Florida Law School Creates Ben Crump Social Justice Center
Now, Hurricanes fans will play the waiting game to see if the other standout junior DT, RJ McIntosh, decides to stay or go.