Originally Posted by mgteich
This isn't much different from last year when Sanders was the nickel.
Poteat was really the nickel later on (Denver). Sanders was the dime.
The Pats play more of a 4-2 nickel, not as much a 3-3.
Last year it was:
This year it will be:
However, in Atlanta, the Pats were playing more of a 4-1 dime against 3 WR sets.
Davis (Bruschi, C. Brown)
Sanders was lined up essentially as a LB, but over the TE
Hawkins - G. Scott/C. Scott (Harrison), Samuel-Hobbs-Wilson(Gay)