Before we get out of here …

sebastian-vollmer-interview-514.jpg

It’s always tough going to Buffalo in December. But I’ve never had to resort to this. With a flight scheduled for 8:55 p.m., it’s too risky to wait and see what this storm will bring. So Chris Gasper and I are about to road-trip out to Buffalo.

So to tide you over, I’ll offer up this link to Monique Walker’s story in Friday’s Globe on the tackle situation for the Patriots. And, as a bonus, here’s a chart looking at the rotation the Patriots used against the Panthers, with plays, yards and results factored in …

Advertisement

First drive: 4 plays, 8 yards (turnover on downs)
LT Matt Light, RT Nick Kaczur

Second drive: 6 plays, 39 yards (punt)
LT Matt Light, RT Nick Kaczur

Third drive: 4 plays, 14 yards (interception)
LT Matt Light, RT Nick Kaczur

Fourth drive: 6 plays, 53 yards (fumble)
LT Matt Light, RT Sebastian Vollmer

Fifth drive: 3 plays, 0 yards (punt)
LT Matt Light, RT Sebastian Vollmer

Sixth drive: 3 plays, 6 yards (punt)
LT Sebastian Vollmer, RT Nick Kaczur

Seventh drive: 5 plays, 57 yards (touchdown)
LT Matt Light, RT Sebastian Vollmer

Eighth drive: 7 plays, 74 yards (fumble)
LT Matt Light, RT Nick Kaczur

Ninth drive: 13 plays, 96 yards (touchdown)
LT Matt Light, RT Sebastian Vollmer

Tenth drive: 10 plays, 46 yards (field goal)
LT Sebastian Vollmer, RT Nick Kaczur*

Eleventh drive: 7 plays, 13 yards (field goal)
LT Matt Light, RT Sebastian Vollmer

Twelfth drive: 6 plays, 13 yards (kneeldowns)
LT Matt Light, RT Sebastian Vollmer

* — Kaczur was injured and replaced by Vollmer on the sixth play of this drive

Close
Ski season updates, free from the Boston Globe.
Get the Globe's free newsletter, It's All Downhill, for the latest from the slopes.
Thanks for signing up!