Patriots defensive back Devin McCourty saw split time at corner and safety against Ravens
|01.22.12 at 9:59 pm ET|
Patriots second-year cornerback Devin McCourty saw nearly an equal number of reps at the two defensive back positions in the Patriots’ 23-20 AFC championship victory over the Ravens on Sunday at Gillette Stadium. The 24-year-old McCourty is listed at 5-foot-10, 193-pound corner, but contributed time at safety on Sunday, providing rest for Patrick Chung (who was listed as questionable on Friday’s injury report with knee issues) and James Ihedigbo. Here’s a look at the snap counts McCourty and the skill position players took in the win over the Ravens.
McCourty at safety: 31
McCourty at corner: 35
Wes Welker: 68
Deion Branch: 66
Julian Edelman: 26
Tiquan Underwood: 2
Matt Slater: 1
Danny Woodhead: 25
Aaron Hernandez: 68
Rob Gronkowski: 58
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