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Pats Pulpit Feb 2, 2015

2015 Super Bowl: Malcolm Butler Knew The Pass Was Coming

The rookie cornerback knew the pass was coming his direction before the snap. The Super Bowl was sealed before the game started. It goes back to practice, Tuesday in particular, where Malcolm Butler is lined across from a wide receiver stack in a goal line situation. The receiver cuts in front of him, Butler fails to make a play, and Patriots head coach Bill Belichick gets in his ear to make sure he understands that this is what will happen on Sunday. No one could have predicted that Kyle Arrington would be benched. Or Logan Ryan. If Malcolm Butler, the 5th cornerback on the depth chart,...

Defensive starters for Patriots

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Defensive starters for the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX: DE: Rob Ninkovich DT: Vince Wilfork DT: Sealver Siliga DE: Chandler Jones LB: Dont'a Hightower LB: Jamie Collins CB: Darrelle Revis CB: Brandon Browner CB: Kyle Arrington S: Patrick Chung S: Devin McCourty The Seahawks opened in a three-receiver package, which led the Patriots to match in nickel.

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