Originally written on Patriots Extra  |  Last updated 11/16/12
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After some struggles early on, Devin McCourty came up with two huge turnovers last week against Buffalo.  Do you think the Patriots should keep him primarily at cornerback, or keep him at the safety position. Stephen: Devin McCourty's position hinges on two other key defensive backs: Aqib Talib and Pat Chung. If Talib is able to fill that No. 1 corner spot and play at a high level, then the Pats can probably afford to keep DMC at safety and leave Alfonzo Dennard/Kyle Arrington to fill the No. 2 spot. However, the biggest key will be the healthy/effectiveness of Chung when he returns. He's been a big disappointment, and unless he turns things around the Pats should roll with a safety combo of McCourty and Tavon Wilson/Steve Gregory. Raj: After a lot of uncertainty and lack of trust in Devin McCourty from Patriots fans, one big play shouldn't influence his role in the Pats' secondary. The interception against the Bills saved the game for the Patriots but I still think he shoul...
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