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CORAL GABLES (CBSMiami) – University of Miami standout defensive tackle Kendrick Norton will skip his senior season to enter the NFL Draft in April.

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Norton announced his decision Monday on Instagram.

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bdsqz7yj6TS/

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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.

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Now, Hurricanes fans will play the waiting game to see if the other standout junior DT, RJ McIntosh, decides to stay or go.