It Is What It Is
NEED TO KNOW
Follow WEEI.com football writer Christopher Price at twitter.com/cpriceNFL. In addition, get the latest WEEI.com updates at twitter.com/WEEI.
A WEEI.com Patriots Blog
WEEI.com Blog Network

Patriots defensive back Devin McCourty saw split time at corner and safety against Ravens

01.22.12 at 9:59 pm ET
By

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

BenJarvus Green-Ellis: 23

Danny Woodhead: 25

Aaron Hernandez: 68

Rob Gronkowski: 58

Read More: Devin McCourty, Patriots, Ravens,
Latest on Twitter
Patriots Box Score
Patriots Schedule
Patriots Headlines
NFL Headlines
Tips & Feedback

Verify