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Patriots being innovative at safety

One new wrinkle the Patriots flashed during practices last week was moving Kyle Arrington to safety. The sixth-year defensive back, who last year saw the majority of his snaps at slot cornerback, started Friday night’s exhibition game against the Eagles at safety alongside Devin McCourty.

Later in the game, second-year cornerback Logan Ryan also played at safety.

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