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Bengals’ DL Wallace Gilberry gives back

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We have not reached December yet, but do not tell that to former Alabama standout Wallace Gilberry.

Two things Alabama players grasp from head coach Nick Saban upon entering the National Football League are a winning mindset and a kind heart. Gilberry displayed the latter one Monday night and was caught on social media.

His act of kindness entails the current Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman at Target buying a Playstation 4 game system and multiple games for a family with several children in Newport, Ky., per Cheryl Wray of A Bengals fans saw Gilberry’s charitable act and captured it on Instagram.


Stephen M. Smith is a senior analyst and columnist for Touchdown Alabama MagazineYou can “like” him on Facebook or “follow” him on Twitter, via @ESPN_Future.

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Stephen Smith is a 2015 graduate of the University of Alabama. He is a senior writer and reporter for Touchdown Alabama Magazine. He has covered Alabama football for 10+ years and his knowledge and coverage of the Crimson Tide's program have made him among the most respected journalist in his field. Smith has been featured on ESPN and several other marquee outlets as an analyst.

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