Patrick, who is more noted for his football prowess is a 6-foot-2, 200-pound wide receiver, claims 4.4 40-yard-dash speed and also doubles as a punt returner for the Panthers.
As a junior, Patrick had 41 receptions for 774 yards and five touchdowns. He added 49 rushes for 441 yards and 4 touchdowns.
Patrick and the Lenoir City Panthers are coming off a 7-6 campaign after advancing to the third round of the TSSAA Class 5A state playoffs where they eventually fell to the Powell Panthers 34-26.
Watch as Patrick talks about his commitment, local excitement and his relationship with former Tennessee tailback Devrin Young.