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Lunch on Dre: Football star gives Gadsden City Schools teachers, aides gift

Dre Kirkpatrick is a product of Gadsden City Schools, and he expressed his appreciation to the system — and closed out Teacher Appreciation Week 2021 — in a big way. Kirkpatrick, former Gadsden City High School and University of Alabama football star, who is currently an NFL free agent, through his 21 Kids Foundation provided a free lunch …

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Former GCHS, Tide, current NFL star Kirkpatrick holds Santa Spree for families in need

Dre Kirkpatrick loves to give back — and it’s the season of giving. The former Gadsden City and Alabama and current NFL defensive back’s charity, the 21 Kids Foundation, hosted the Dre Kirkpatrick Santa Spree on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020. Twenty students from Adams, Donehoo, Thompson and Striplin elementary schools were chosen based on need …

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Veteran cornerback looks like a keeper for Arizona Cardinals

Ninth-year NFL veteran Dre Kirkpatrick has been an outstanding addition to the defensive backfield of the Arizona Cardinals Back in August, the Arizona Cardinals secondary was dealt a debilitating blow for the second consecutive year. Robert Alford, a free agent addition back in 2019, would miss the entire 2020 campaign with a torn pectoral muscle. Just 12 months …

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Arizona Cardinals add cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick to the mix

The longtime member of the Cincinnati Bengals becomes the latest veteran cornerback to be added to the Arizona Cardinals roster The Arizona Cardinals apparently believe that there is strength in numbers. In need of a replacement for injured cornerback Robert Alford, the club went out and signed both Ken Crawley and B.W. Webb last week. This past Sunday, the Cards …

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Dre Kirkpatrick helping Bengals rookies in OTA’s

Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick is showing his leadership assisting rookie secondary members in OTA workouts. As the Cincinnati Bengals finish up their OTA workouts, veteran cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick has shown his leadership in the secondary group. Helping rookie cornerbacks including fifth-round pick Darius Phillips is a part of that leadership. Kirkpatrick, 28-years-old, finds himself …

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