Former Alabama cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick is expected to miss up to six weeks with the Cincinnati Bengals, according to an Associated Press report.
Kirkpatrick fractured a bone in his leg, which will cause him to miss training camp. The injury happened during a workout. Kirkpatrick was picked in the first round of this spring’s draft with the 17th pick.
Updated: Kirkpatrick is expected to miss two to four weeks, which means he’ll miss training camp, important for a rookie.