I am not sure what’s going to happen once Patrick Chung comes back into the lineup, but one thing is certain: Devin McCourty is the Patriots’ best safety.
Devin McCourty said he will be comfortable no matter where the Patriots have him line up on defense.
The game featured a few more negatives from the Patriots than positives, so here are four ups and four downs from the 29-26 win.
Devin McCourty may be making the move from corner to safety.
It’s been a fairly quiet week in the trash talk department as the Patriots and Jets get set to face off Sunday afternoon at Gillette Stadium.
With the Patriots secondary struggling, a fresh-faced rookie may be part of the solution. Enter Alfonzo Dennard, who started making his case for more playing time last week in Seattle.
The New England Patriots keep drafting defensive backs in the early rounds. One of these years they may find one who lives up to that status.
While the final score said the Patriots dominated the Bills, there was still some room for criticism. So let’s get into the four ups and four downs from this week’s Patriots victory.
While New England’s duo of rookie defenders are the talk of the town Monday morning, as a whole, the Patriots defense played very well in Sunday’s season-opening 34-13 win over the Titans.
Devin and Jason McCourty will play against each other for the first time in their NFL careers on Sunday, as the Patriots and Titans kick off their 2012 regular seasons. Both had some fun with their sibling rivalry this week leading up to the game.