Patriots' Devin McCourty has a high-ankle sprain

New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty has a high-ankle sprain.

What It Means:

The hits keep on coming for New England. It's a multi-week injury. McCourty could miss the rest of the regular season but should be fine for the playoffs. Duron Harmon will start in McCourty's place.

McCourty has helped New England rank 11th in Adjusted Defensive Passing Net Expected Points per drop back this season. He's racked up 57 tackles, one pick and five passes defended.