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Bengals Ink CB Dre Kirkpatrick to Five-Year Deal

The Bengals have re-signed starting cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick. The deal to bring Kirkpatrick back is a five-year deal worth close to $52.5 million, Jim Owczarski of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports. The No. 17 pick in the 2012 draft, Kirkpatrick has come into his own since assuming a starting role in 2015. The 27-year-old tied his […]

CB Dre Kirkpatrick Out Six Weeks with Fractured Bone in Knee

Training camp has just started, and already the Bengals are feeling it after losing their first-round pick. NFL Network is reporting that Bengals first round pick CB Dre Kirkpatrick has a fractured bone in his knee. He is expected to miss six weeks and likely the start of the regular season. Kirkpatrick injured the knee […]

Kirkpatrick Says He Never Backpedaled in College

Bengals first round draft pick Dre Kirkpatrick is doesn’t need to right away because of the team’s depth at cornerback. His learning curve might be a little steeper because at Alabama he never backpedaled. “I never backpedaled,” Kirkpatrick told Geoff Hobson of “We were always press man, Cover 2. It was never just sit […]

Bengals ink first-round pick Kirkpatrick

The Cincinnati Bengals announced Friday the signing of 2012 first-round selection Dre Kirkpatrick. The cornerback from Alabama, and 17th overall selection of this year’s draft, agreed to a four-year deal with a team option for the fifth year. According to Geoff Hobson of, this is the first time since 2003 that the Bengals top […]

Analysis around the ‘net for Dre Kirkpatrick

The Cincinnati Bengals surprised few at No. 17 with their pick of Alabama cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick. Though David DeCastro rated higher on most boards and in another position of need, Kirkpatrick was the last of three top-level cornerbacks in this year’s draft class. Kirkpatrick joins Johnathan Joseph (2006) and Leon Hall (2007) as the third […]

Bengals select Dre Kirkpatrick at No. 17

With the 17th overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Cincinnati Bengals selected … Dre Kirkpatrick, cornerback from Alabama. Kirkpatrick, No. 2 on our ‘Little Board’ among available players, amassed 83 tackles, three interceptions and 19 passes defended in his last two years at Alabama. He can step in and fill the void opened […]