New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore has solidified his case as one of the frontrunners for Defensive Player of the Year with his spectacular play throughout the season.
In a recent conversation with Albert Breer of The MMQB, Gilmore stated he has no doubts about his status as the favorite to win the award.
Asked @BumpNrunGilm0re on @ZoandBertrand if he’s the Defensive Player of the Year: “My play speaks for itself. If you really watch the tape, there’s no question.”
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) December 18, 2019
There is no question that Gilmore certainly has good reason to be confident in his candidacy. After all, he has been the best cornerback in the NFL over the last two years and has accepted and excelled at every challenge that has come his way.