Latest Devin McCourty News

Patriots expecting to have hands full against creative Bills

Dec. 01, 2021 19:28 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — In Devin McCourty’s 12 NFL seasons, the Patriots safety has seen plenty of the Buffalo Bills. He’s never seen them playing as well and as difficult to figure out as they’ve been the past three seasons. “You kind of...

AFC has record 12 teams at .500 or better through Week 12

Dec. 01, 2021 02:41 AM EST

The NFL has never quite seen a conference like this year's AFC. Heading into December, only four teams in the conference have losing records, with the 12 teams at .500 or better the most for a conference through 12 weeks since the merger. There have...

Jones throws 2 TD passes, Patriots roll past Titans 36-13

Nov. 28, 2021 17:48 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Titans ended an era for the Patriots during the 2019 season when they knocked them out of the playoffs in Tom Brady's final game in New England. The Patriots are hoping Sunday's victory over Tennessee will be part of the blueprint to get...

Titans lose 36-13 to Patriots, fumble away AFC's No. 1 seed

Nov. 28, 2021 17:38 PM EST

Two kicks that clanged off the same upright. A missed tackle that turned a short pass into a 41-yard touchdown. Three fumbles in New England territory, and an interception in the end zone. A lot of things went wrong for the Tennessee Titans in their 36-13 loss to the...

Banged-up Titans look to keep streak alive against Patriots

Nov. 26, 2021 16:46 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — In its two matchups with New England under coach Mike Vrabel, Tennessee has turned the Patriot Way into the Titan Way. The Patriots dominated the series for years, winning 10 of 12 before the Titans hired the former New England linebacker as...

Patriots looking primed for playoff push after blowout win

Nov. 15, 2021 14:38 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Matt Judon has experienced a lot of emotions during the Patriots' four-game win streak. Surprise isn’t one of them. While there were certainly things to clean up after their 2-4 start to the season, the linebacker said...

Staley hopes changes benefit Chargers' special teams units

Oct. 27, 2021 20:05 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers have made improvement in many areas during Brandon Staley's first season as coach, but special teams continues to be one department that generates major concerns. Staley is hoping a new returner and kicker help turn...

Patriots 'not satisfied' after routing Jets in 1st home win

Oct. 25, 2021 13:37 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots experienced their share of near misses in opening the season with four consecutive losses at Gillette Stadium. On Sunday there wasn’t much they didn’t do well in routing the Jets 54-13 to post their first home victory of 2021. ...

Jones tosses 2 TDs, Patriots roll 54-13 as Jets lose Wilson

Oct. 24, 2021 20:09 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots walked off the field Sunday with the type of win that had eluded them. The Jets left with two losses, one that could further complicate an already frustrating year. Mac Jones threw two touchdown passes in his first 300-yard game,...

Secondary issues on display in Patriots' OT loss to Cowboys

Oct. 18, 2021 15:42 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots spent heavily this offseason hoping to patch the holes of a team that finished 7-9 in 2020 and on the outside of the playoffs for the first time since 2008. Through six games of 2021, those efforts have added up to them being...