One thing he did not express was any intention the team had of moving him to safety. At 6-4, 220 pounds, Browner is perhaps the biggest corner in football but doesn’t have the best straight line speed at the position. For that reason – coupled with the Patriots dearth of depth at safety – many believed he would be a candidate to join
“They haven’t talked to me about playing safety. I’m here to play corner,” Browner said rather bluntly.
So, it would seem as if the plan is to have Browner compete with
“It’s going to be a lot of fun playing with him and with all of the other defensive backs they have,” Browner said. “They have some good football players there, [Devin] McCourty is a good football player. Revis is a really good technician with his low base. It’s fun to play with someone like that, kind of like in Seattle playing with Richard Sherman. I’m looking forward to it.”
“I’ve made a few mistakes,” he added. “But I look forward to righting the wrongs.”