Kirksey started the final 38 games of his 49-game career at Iowa, finishing 15th in school history with 315 tackles (151 solos), becoming only the third player in Iowa annals to score three defensive touchdowns during a career. Gained 91 yards with two touchdowns via four interception returns and 97 yards on two fumble recoveries that included his third score. Had 5.5 sacks for minus 40 yards, 13.5 stops for losses of 60 yards and eight QB pressures. Caused five fumbles, recovered seven others and deflected six passes.
Kirksey is a Leisure Studies major. Son of Patrice and Elmer Kirksey…Born 8/31/92. Resides in St. Louis, Missouri.