Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/20/14

SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 18: Larry Fitzgerald #11 of the Arizona Cardinals walks the sidelines against the Seattle Seahawks at Qwest Field on October 18, 2009 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
Despite the Patriots loss to the Cardinals, they played a phenomenal game on defense. New England’s defense allowed 245 total yards on offense, and most importantly, held All-Pro wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald to just one reception for four yards on five targets. The Patriots had just three cornerbacks out on defense for the entire game, which did not include last year's second round pick Ras-I Dowling. Devin McCourty and Kyle Arrington were the starters at left cornerback and right cornerback, respectively, while Sterling Moore would enter the game in nickel situations and play right cornerback, shifting Arrington to the slot....
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