Cincinnati Bengals

Go Back   Cincinnati Bengals Message Boards - Forums > Cincinnati Bengals Football Discussion > Jungle Noise

Jungle Noise Bengals Football Discussion for BENGALS FANS ONLY. Visiting team fans please keep your postings in one of our other forums.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-26-2012, 04:59 PM
LPFDchief280 LPFDchief280 is offline
Graduated Newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Erie, PA
Posts: 19
Rep Points: 108
Default Dre Kirkpatrick

I live outside of the market, how is he doing? Getting many reps? He's been active for a few weeks and I see he has 1 tackle. Is he in playing shape yet? accomidating to our D and the speed of the NFL? Prospects of when he'll start opposite Hall?

Any help will be appreciated. Thanks.
__________________
Mike Brown is the destroyer of dreams.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:00 PM
XenoMorph's Avatar
XenoMorph XenoMorph is offline
VIP Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Bengals Territory
Posts: 34,436
Rep Points: 33456
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by LPFDchief280 View Post
I live outside of the market, how is he doing? Getting many reps? He's been active for a few weeks and I see he has 1 tackle. Is he in playing shape yet? accomidating to our D and the speed of the NFL? Prospects of when he'll start opposite Hall?

Any help will be appreciated. Thanks.
Getting some Special Teams reps.... No real reason to rush him into the lineup while they are playing well...
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:03 PM
corpjet's Avatar
corpjet corpjet is offline
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Indy
Posts: 756
Rep Points: 610
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

As mentioned above he hasn't gotten many reps, his most were against KC.

I think he will be fine but they are easing him into the role. He has been solid on special teams.
__________________
WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE, YOUR GOING DOWN!

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:04 PM
Luvnit2's Avatar
Luvnit2 Luvnit2 is offline
VIP Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 15,269
Rep Points: 15846
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by LPFDchief280 View Post
I live outside of the market, how is he doing? Getting many reps? He's been active for a few weeks and I see he has 1 tackle. Is he in playing shape yet? accomidating to our D and the speed of the NFL? Prospects of when he'll start opposite Hall?

Any help will be appreciated. Thanks.
I don't see him going past Newman or Jones this year unless the Bengals are eliminated and Marvin wants to see what he can do. I think it is great this team did not have to count on the 17th player in the draft being our saviour as we have in the past.

I have no doubt he will be a great corner for a decade, but is nice to see them bring him along slowly.
__________________
Young Team Finally Grows Up!!!!!!!
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:06 PM
XenoMorph's Avatar
XenoMorph XenoMorph is offline
VIP Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Bengals Territory
Posts: 34,436
Rep Points: 33456
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by Luvnit2 View Post
I don't see him going past Newman or Jones this year unless the Bengals are eliminated and Marvin wants to see what he can do. I think it is great this team did not have to count on the 17th player in the draft being our saviour as we have in the past.

I have no doubt he will be a great corner for a decade, but is nice to see them bring him along slowly.
letting him learn from Newman and Clements can only help his career. these 2 have been doing it well for a long time.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:09 PM
basballguy's Avatar
basballguy basballguy is offline
Veteran Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Glenn Heights, TX
Posts: 1,602
Rep Points: 2921
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

He's been injured but here's his PT

Week 10 - 15 snaps
Week 11 - 27 snaps
Week 12 - 1 snap
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:10 PM
basballguy's Avatar
basballguy basballguy is offline
Veteran Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Glenn Heights, TX
Posts: 1,602
Rep Points: 2921
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by BengalsFan024 View Post
letting him learn from Newman and Clements can only help his career. these 2 have been doing it well for a long time.


As a Dallas resident and long time Terrance Newman hater, i dispute this.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:14 PM
XenoMorph's Avatar
XenoMorph XenoMorph is offline
VIP Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Bengals Territory
Posts: 34,436
Rep Points: 33456
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by basballguy View Post
[/b]

As a Dallas resident and long time Terrance Newman hater, i dispute this.
Okay Newman Like Roy Williams.... Do very will with Mike Zimmer...


Better?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:15 PM
bengaljunky86's Avatar
bengaljunky86 bengaljunky86 is offline
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Columbus Ohio
Posts: 494
Rep Points: 370
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by basballguy View Post
[/b]

As a Dallas resident and long time Terrance Newman hater, i dispute this.
well if you are watching any of his games here in cincy the guys really been a solid player...i admit when i heard we signed him i was like oh no not that guy but really he has surprised me, him and hall have been playing decent together
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:27 PM
basballguy's Avatar
basballguy basballguy is offline
Veteran Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Glenn Heights, TX
Posts: 1,602
Rep Points: 2921
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by bengaljunky86 View Post
well if you are watching any of his games here in cincy the guys really been a solid player...i admit when i heard we signed him i was like oh no not that guy but really he has surprised me, him and hall have been playing decent together
I didn't mean to derail the thread so i'll just add this piece real quick.

Terrance Newman plays decent ball most of the time. But he also seems more prone to "mistakes" than others.

He's Terrance Newman....

He'll play a solid game only to almost cost his team with a stupid late hit penalty.
He'll commit silly play negating penalties
He'll get two interceptions and turn around and allow two TDs

He's Terrance Newman

He'd be a staple at the pro bowl if he ever decided to play to his potential every down. But he doesn't....and I blame Jerry Jones, the second worst owner in the NFL.
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:33 PM
bengaljunky86's Avatar
bengaljunky86 bengaljunky86 is offline
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Columbus Ohio
Posts: 494
Rep Points: 370
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by basballguy View Post
I didn't mean to derail the thread so i'll just add this piece real quick.

Terrance Newman plays decent ball most of the time. But he also seems more prone to "mistakes" than others.

He's Terrance Newman....

He'll play a solid game only to almost cost his team with a stupid late hit penalty.
He'll commit silly play negating penalties
He'll get two interceptions and turn around and allow two TDs

He's Terrance Newman

He'd be a staple at the pro bowl if he ever decided to play to his potential every down. But he doesn't....and I blame Jerry Jones, the second worst owner in the NFL.
lol i can sense your hatred for newman...i just think hes having a good year not great nothing special but solid and dre is waiting in the wings to replace him next year whodey!
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:42 PM
Cincy's Finest's Avatar
Cincy's Finest Cincy's Finest is offline
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 126
Rep Points: 30
bengals Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by basballguy View Post
I didn't mean to derail the thread so i'll just add this piece real quick.

Terrance Newman plays decent ball most of the time. But he also seems more prone to "mistakes" than others.

He's Terrance Newman....

He'll play a solid game only to almost cost his team with a stupid late hit penalty.
He'll commit silly play negating penalties
He'll get two interceptions and turn around and allow two TDs

He's Terrance Newman

He'd be a staple at the pro bowl if he ever decided to play to his potential every down. But he doesn't....and I blame Jerry Jones, the second worst owner in the NFL.
This is so incredibly true. He is having an ok season. But to your last point, he had two great picks agains Denver a few weeks ago and turned around and gave up a huge TD that ended up being the difference in the game. I'm hoping he is a one and done here.
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 11-26-2012, 05:49 PM
THE PISTONS's Avatar
THE PISTONS THE PISTONS is offline
Veteran Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 9,739
Rep Points: 8689
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

This is the best way to develop a CB. It takes the a year generally. I'm happy going this route.

Jason Allen is the guy to question.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 11-28-2012, 06:37 PM
Dalton's_Gang's Avatar
Dalton's_Gang Dalton's_Gang is offline
VIP Silver Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Athens, ohio
Posts: 2,109
Rep Points: 2575
Default Dre Kirkpatrick

I have been working every sunday and have not been able to watch any games. i knew that Dre was injured before preseason, was just wondering if he has played at all yet and if he has, how has he played.
__________________


I support Andy Dalton 100 percent. Some fans expect too much too soon or from too little.

Dalton is not the problem. Sometimes I think the only reason people gripe about him is because they have nothing better to do or simply like to read the word of their own writing, similar to when people complaining just to hear the sound of their own voice.

If the world has no faith in me, Then I have no faith in it.

Prosperity should not be shared with those who did not earn it.
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 11-28-2012, 06:43 PM
icehole3 icehole3 is offline
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 798
Rep Points: 767
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

I was a little surprised at how big he was
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 11-28-2012, 06:44 PM
Dalton's_Gang's Avatar
Dalton's_Gang Dalton's_Gang is offline
VIP Silver Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Athens, ohio
Posts: 2,109
Rep Points: 2575
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

isnt he like 6'3 or something like that?
__________________


I support Andy Dalton 100 percent. Some fans expect too much too soon or from too little.

Dalton is not the problem. Sometimes I think the only reason people gripe about him is because they have nothing better to do or simply like to read the word of their own writing, similar to when people complaining just to hear the sound of their own voice.

If the world has no faith in me, Then I have no faith in it.

Prosperity should not be shared with those who did not earn it.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 11-28-2012, 07:31 PM
jj22's Avatar
jj22 jj22 is offline
VIP Gold Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Posts: 8,477
Rep Points: 14040
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dalton's_Gang View Post
I have been working every sunday and have not been able to watch any games. i knew that Dre was injured before preseason, was just wondering if he has played at all yet and if he has, how has he played.
Our D hasn't suffered any setbacks with him being worked in so that's positive. He's flashed on special teams which I like to see. So far I have no complaints.
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 11-28-2012, 07:34 PM
eliminate08's Avatar
eliminate08 eliminate08 is offline
VIP Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Star Valley, Wyoming
Posts: 19,446
Rep Points: 26714
bengals Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Quote:
Originally Posted by jj22 View Post
Our D hasn't suffered any setbacks with him being worked in so that's positive. He's flashed on special teams which I like to see. So far I have no complaints.


Same, i have seen him mostly on ST's but he came in and filled in well for Newman once.

Like what i am seeing.

I think he is 6'2" BTW, but he does look big out there. Nice to have with these giant receivers and TE's that are taking over the league.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 11-28-2012, 08:43 PM
CornerBlitz's Avatar
CornerBlitz CornerBlitz is offline
VIP Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 2,038
Rep Points: 3214
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

I wasn't very excited about the pick at the time, and I am still unsure as to how great of a CB he will be. With that said I am very impressed with just how long and tall he is. If he is as athletically gifted as others have noted this guy has potential to be an awesome DB.
__________________
No more excuses for Dalton...time to put up or shut up.
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 11-28-2012, 09:03 PM
Shady's Avatar
Shady Shady is offline
VIP Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Boise, Idaho
Posts: 10,096
Rep Points: 23162
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

He had over 20 snaps in KC. I thought he looked very good.
Reply With Quote
  #21  
Old 11-28-2012, 10:31 PM
D's Nuts and Bolts's Avatar
D's Nuts and Bolts D's Nuts and Bolts is offline
Veteran Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Manhattan, KS
Posts: 2,048
Rep Points: 2754
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Noticed him on ST a few times, really would be nice if he can come on late and give some quality snaps.
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 11-29-2012, 12:41 AM
yellowxdiscipline's Avatar
yellowxdiscipline yellowxdiscipline is offline
VIP Gold Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Cincy
Posts: 8,442
Rep Points: 8939
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

He looked good in KC
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 11-29-2012, 12:41 AM
WhodeyinPA's Avatar
WhodeyinPA WhodeyinPA is offline
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 498
Rep Points: 818
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

He's working into the system as best he can for someone who doesn't have the opportunity for a preseason. Don't expect anything from him major this year until late in the year, if at all. I feel like this short season for him is going to be just an orientation of sorts. He'll more than likely be ready to start opposite Hall by opening day next year.
Reply With Quote
  #24  
Old 11-29-2012, 02:08 AM
09itsourtime's Avatar
09itsourtime 09itsourtime is offline
VIP Silver Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,489
Rep Points: 1302
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

Like others have said hes been doing very good on ST. Ive been watching him on D but he hasnt really been tested much.
__________________
Stay Classy Cleveland, Stay Classy
Reply With Quote
  #25  
Old 11-29-2012, 02:46 AM
heyyaoutkast heyyaoutkast is offline
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Mason,Ohio
Posts: 920
Rep Points: 188
Default Re: Dre Kirkpatrick

hopefully he gets significant snaps against those giant WR's the chargers have on the outside and move Leon, Jones or newman in the slot on 2nd and long or 3rd and long and he's been playing average doing his job when on the field, nothing special as of yet. This could be a breakout gm for Dre if he gets the start because of match up concerns. I would love to see him one on one with denario Alexander who is a future stud if he stays healthy and has rivers throwing him the ball.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:59 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1999-2012 Cincinnati Bengals. All rights reserved. Do not duplicate in any form without permission of the Cincinnati Bengals.