Dre Kirkpatrick


Dre Kirkpatrick Taking Pointers From Champ Bailey

Fifth-year Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick may not necessarily be Champ Bailey, one of the greats at the position over the course of the past couple of decades, but that certainly doesn’t mean that the former first-round draft pick can’t pick his mind and gain the insights that will help…


Sammie Coates Adds To Explosive Start

Although wide receiver Antonio Brown was not on the top of his game yesterday afternoon during the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 24-16 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals, second-year wide receiver Sammie Coates did manage to flash for the second straight game—or the third, actually, if you go back to the Steelers’ postseason…


Steelers Film Room: Roethlisberger Connects Deep To Coates Against Bengals

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger certainly didn’t have a great performance in Sunday’s win over the Cincinatti Bengals and especially when it came to his deep passes during the game. For the game, Roethlisberger completed just 3 of his 9 deep passes thrown more than 15 yards past the line of…


Steelers Vs. Bengals: 7 Keys To Victory – Week 2

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday at Heinz Field and it will be their first divisional game of the 2016 regular season. Below are seven things that I believe the team will need to do in order to come away with a home win and 2-0 record….


Bengals Intend To Play Smarter Against Steelers

Over the course of the past couple of seasons, the tone of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ contests with the Cincinnati Bengals has slowly taken a more hostile and aggressive tone, wherein we very nearly got a glimpse of the rivalries of old, when teams truly disliked one another. While I won’t…

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Ranking The Rooms: AFC North CBs

Okay, I promise we’re almost done with the Ranking the Rooms piece. Although most of you haven’t agreed with the placement of each team in a large majority of the pieces from this series, I think today’s rankings of cornerbacks in the AFC North will bring a sense of togetherness….

during the AFC Wild Card Playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium on January 9, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Bengals Never Lost Interest In Bringing Back CB Leon Hall

A lot of teams lately, it seems, have dealt with injuries to the cornerback position early in training camp. The AFC North was no stranger to that phenomenon, as the Steelers have seemingly lost second-year cornerback Senquez Golson for the season. The Cincinnati Bengals are also dealing with an injury…


Ike Taylor Sees A Top CB Duo In Bengals’ Jones, Kirkpatrick

Former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor is now well-ensconced in his second career as a sports analyst over at NFL Network after over a decade of manning the boundaries for two Super Bowl-winning teams and many other playoff contenders. Though he has had a bit of a penchant for homerism…


Steelers Film Room: Why Didn’t Antonio Brown Catch That? Part 13

During this dead period of the NFL season I thought it would be fun to look back at the tremendous 2015 season that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown had as it relates to the targeted passes that he didn’t manage to catch. This series, however, should not be viewed…

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Bengals Have Taken Opposite Approach As Steelers To CB Position

If there is any one team in the league that is virtually the polar opposite of the Pittsburgh Steelers when it comes to evaluating, valuing, and drafting for the cornerback position, it would have to be their division rivals, the Cincinnati Bengals. Over the course of the past 10 draft…

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Steelers Film Room Jesse James Vs Bengals

The Pittsburgh Steelers actually managed to use a fair bit of 12 personnel against the Bengals, but that wasn’t necessarily the surprising part. The bigger surprise is that rookie tight end Jesse James actually took the majority of the TE2 snaps during the game, outplaying Matt Spaeth by snap count…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Steelers Versus Bengals

On Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers went into Paul Brown Stadium and beat the Cincinnati Bengals 33-20 in a game where what happened on the field was at least partially overshadowed by lingering animosity from their prior meeting in Pittsburgh six weeks ago. The bad feelings manifested themselves in a pregame…


Watch Referees Miss Blatant Pass Interference On WR Martavis Bryant

If you think the referees missed a lot of calls Sunday in the Pittsburgh Steelers win over the Cincinnati Bengals, your eyes were not deceiving you. Not only did the referees miss Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict dirty hit below the knees on Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in the first quarter,…