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Steelers Free Agent Additions: CB Patrick Peterson 2022 Coverage Data

The Pittsburgh Steelers had an eventful first day of free agency, with the quick departure of cornerback Cameron Sutton, and wasting no time to sign cornerback Patrick Peterson. Today I wanted to provide some data context to what Peterson provided for the Minnesota Vikings last season, along with 2022 Steelers cornerbacks with substantial targets (30 or more) to get a gauge of the loss/gains from a stats perspective. Let’s get right to it, starting with 2022 coverage snaps and targets for quantity value:

All three qualifying players landed above the mean in opportunities, with Peterson having the most coverage snaps (657), which was third most out of the 101 cornerbacks on the chart.