DAVIE (CBSMiami) – The Miami Dolphins made several roster moves on Sunday, one of which will be very helpful to a recently injured player.
The Dolphins will pay Kendrick Norton his full salary for the 2019 season following his career-ending injury suffered in a car accident earlier this month.READ MORE: Miami Beach Ordinance Seeks To Roll Back Alcohol Sales In Entertainment District
Officially, Norton was waived with a non-football injury designation which allows the team to completely compensate him based off his contract.READ MORE: Miami Gardens Opens New Walk-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Site
The 22-year-old former University of Miami standout lost his left arm after an early morning crash on the Fourth of July.MORE NEWS: South Florida Bride, Groom Crashers At Own Fort Lauderdale Mansion Wedding
He was released from the hospital last week after undergoing six surgeries.