With Julian Edelman now departed from the New England Patriots, the organization is losing a dependable face at the wide receiver position. With that in mind, his departure puts specific focus on one of the newest acquisitions in Kendrick Bourne.
While playing for the San Francisco 49ers in the 2020 season, Bourne took 40.7 percent of his snaps in the slot. He had great success in terms of holding onto the football as well, only dropping four passes on the year. With Edelman gone, this could lead to an expanded role for Bourne at that position.
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