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Patrick Chung: Patriots’ ‘Smart, Funny’ Secondary ‘A Really Good Group’

FOXBORO, Mass. — Patrick Chung is happy to be back “home” with the New England Patriots, even if he doesn’t regain his starting job on the team’s super secondary. Chung is part of a small group, which also includes second-year pro Duron Harmon and 2012 second-round pick Tavon Wilson, competing for the starting strong safety role. Devin McCourty is entrenched as the starter...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Camp Preview: New England Patriots have to find a partner for Devin McCourty

While the New England Patriots reloaded in the defensive backfield this offseason by signing free agent cornerbacks Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner, the team is still thin at safety with little proven depth behind All-Pro free safety Devin McCourty. Earlier in the offseason the Patriots released Steve Gregory, their starting strong safety of the past two seasons. In his place...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Training Camp Preview: Safety

The New England Patriots finally found an answer at safety in 2013 in Devin McCourty, after years of...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPNBoston's Mike Reiss says Devin McCourty extension matter of 'when,' not 'if'

Credit: Associated PressESPNBoston's Mike Reiss, in his "Quick-hit thoughts around the NFL & Pats" column, said that he felt a contract extension for Patriots safety Devin McCourty was a matter of "when" and not "if."Reiss says on the possibility of a McCourty extension:"Media reports last month that the Patriots had reached out to defensive...
Via Patriots Life
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Devin McCourty recruiting Kevin Durant to Boston

This is a cross-post with, orginally written by Bill Stiles.Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty ImagesLast night was the ESPY Awards, the night each year that ESPN takes off from 8 hours of LeBron James coverage to give awards to the most under appreciated individuals: millionaire athletes. Honestly, each year there are some great moments to come out of the event (such...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Devin McCourty ‘Snubbed’ by NFL Top 100

Devin McCourty was snubbed by not placing in the NFL Network’s Top 100 players list. After ranking as’s top rated safety in the NFL, McCourty was overlooked by the NFL. Only one defensive player remained in the final ten, and that honor belonged to Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. McCourty, who was a first round draft choice of the New England...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

McCourty: Edelman is harder to cover than Welker

Patriots safety Devin McCourty was a guest on NESN Live and was asked who’s hard er to cover Julian Edelman or Wes Welker. “Julian Edelman,” McCourty answered. “We don’t ever root for any Broncos around here.” var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post McCourty: Edelman...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Devin McCourty: Greg Schiano is a tougher coach to play for than Bill Belichick

Patriots safety Devin McCourty was a guest on NESN Live and was asked who was a tougher head coach Greg Schiano or Bill Belichick,  since he played for Schiano at Rutgers. “Ooh, Greg Schiano,” McCourty said. “Toughest coach I’ve ever played for. … He’s more of a yeller and a screamer. He’ll get right in your face. Bill’s more sarcastic. Both can be pretty brutal...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots have reached out to Devin McCourty’s reps to work on an extension

According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network,  the New England Patriots have reached out to the the reps of safety Devin McCourty to work on a contract extension. The Patriots have reached out to start contract talks with veteran S Devin McCourty. He's due $3.97M in the final year of his rookie deal. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) June 6, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots’ Devin McCourty to sign a long-term deal

Although he had his struggles as a cornerback, Devin McCourty has become a good safety and excellent leader for the New England Patriots. At just 26 years old, he is obviously a player the Patriots would like to lock up long term. According to ESPN Boston’s Mike Reiss, McCourty will have the chance to sign a long-term, high-paying contract in the near future. My take on...
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March 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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