NFL Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy dies at 48

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Former Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy with his bust during the Class of 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 4, 2012 (Getty Images)

ORLANDO – NFL Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy died Tuesday in his Orlando home, according to NFL.

Orlando Police Department announced Kennedy’s death on Twitter. Their message stated, “Nothing suspicious to report. OPD conducting investigation into his unattended passing.”

The eight-time NFL Pro Bowler played 11 seasons for the Seattle Seahawks beginning in 1990. Kennedy was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2012.

Kennedy was 48.