EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY – OCTOBER 30: Adrian Phillips #21 of the New England Patriots breaks up a pass intended for Michael Carter #32 of the New York Jets during the first quarter at MetLife Stadium on October 30, 2022 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
The Patriots’ safeties had an up-and-down day as the group had to play without top playmaker Kyle Dugger. Devin McCourty had two interceptions, but Phillips was the more active player. He had a big pass breakup on an early end-zone try.