Found January 01, 2012 on NESN.com:
FOXBORO, Mass. -- It may have only been a one-game experiment, but if Sunday's defensive wrinkle was a sign of a more permanent solution, Devin McCourty has the ball skills to be successful at safety. Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has used a host of combinations at safety this season, so there's no guarantee that McCourty's positional transition will stick. However, his move to the position makes sense because he's got the size, speed, vision and playmaking ability to succeed at safety, and some of that was on display during the Patriots' 49-21 victory against the Bills. McCourty's down year...
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