Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 7/11/12
Kyle Arrington made the Patriots by being versatile. Primarily a special teams player at the start of the 2010 season, however, by the end of the season he had taken Darius Butler's spot at cornerback. Though he plays outside, Arrington started in the slot, and doesn’t mind returning to it. “When you’re in the slot, you have to be able to identify to go anywhere,” Arrington said, according to Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald. “So you’ve really got to understand where your help is on the field intensively. The discipline level has to be higher at that position. You have to see things quicker. I like being where the action is.” Ras-I Dowling, who began the 2011 as the starter at right cornerback, is expected to return to the position, moving Arrington inside. Arrington has the type of size that can cover bigger slot receivers, and his physical style helps disrupt the quick slants that expose off coverage corners. If Devin McCourty can regain his 2010 form, the Patriots could have three
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