Football The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time  

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Big fan of New England football? Then check out this list of New England Patriots cornerbacks with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting cornerback from throughout New England Patriots history, including current cornerbacks and past ones. An important part of the New England defensive backfield, the CB position requires fast players to cover receivers, defend against pass offenses, and make tackles. Featuring 2018-2019 Patriots and some of the greatest NFL cornerbacks of all time, the best Patriots CBs include Malcolm Butler, Ty Law, Asante Samuel, Logan Ryan, and Ellis Hobbs.

Who are the best cornerbacks in New England Patriots history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of New England Patriots starting cornerback.

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26 6
Ty Law is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

2
21 7
Stephon Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

3
16 4
Devin McCourty is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

4
18 6
Asante Samuel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

5
17 8
Darrelle Revis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2014

6
14 6
Otis Smith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Otis Smith

Seasons: 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1996

7
18 10
Malcolm Butler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

8
13 6
Logan Ryan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Logan Ryan

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

9
14 7
Aqib Talib is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012

10
14 7
Mike Haynes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

11
10 4
Brandon Browner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2014

12
11 6
Raymond Clayborn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

13
11 7
Ronnie Lippett is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

14
9 6
Kyle Arrington is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

15
8 6
Maurice Hurst is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Maurice Hurst

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

16
9 8
Ellis Hobbs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

17
6 5
Randall Gay is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2005, 2004

18
4 3
Gino Cappelletti is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1960

19
4 4
Rod Smith is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992

20
3 4
Ricky Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Ricky Reynolds

Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994

21
3 4
Daryl Johnson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1970, 1969, 1968

22
3 5
John Charles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1969, 1968, 1967

23
3 5
John Outlaw is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1972, 1971 

24
3 5
Ron Bolton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

25
1 3
Larry Carwell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1972, 1971

26
6 9
Alfonzo Dennard is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012

27
3 6
Leigh Bodden is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2009

28
3 6
Deltha O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2008

29
2 5
Tom Hennessey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Tom Hennessey

Seasons: 1966, 1965

30
2 5
Steve Israel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1999, 1998

31
2 5
Dick Felt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Dick Felt

Seasons: 1964, 1963, 1962

32
1 4
John Sanders is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
John Sanders

Seasons: 1974

33
1 4
Bob Howard is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975

34
1 4
George Hoey is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1973, 1972

35
1 4
Clyde Washington is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Clyde Washington

Seasons: 1960

36
0 3
Chuck Shonta is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1965, 1962, 1961

37
0 3
Bob Suci is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Bob Suci

Seasons: 1963

38
3 7
Shawn Springs is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2009

39
1 5
Jimmy Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1997, 1996

40
1 6
Chris Canty is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997

41
0 4
Don Webb is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Don Webb

Seasons: 1966, 1964, 1961

42
0 4
Ernest Gibson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
Ernest Gibson

Seasons: 1987, 1984

43
0 5
David Pool is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best New England Patriots Cornerbacks Of All Time
David Pool

Seasons: 1992, 1991