Aqib Talib

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Alex Reimer
April 03, 2019 - 11:48 am
When Braves star center fielder Ronald Acuna inked an eight-year extension worth $100 million Tuesday, the baseball world gasped at the team-friendly nature of the deal. It was taken as another sign of MLB’s broken economic landscape, where young All-Stars are buying out their arbitration and free...
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Los Angeles Rams cornerback Aqib Talib
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Ryan Hannable
January 28, 2019 - 3:58 pm
Bill Belichick only coached Aqib Talib for a year and a half in New England, but the current Rams cornerback left a lasting impression. “He was great to coach,” Belichick said on Ordway, Merloni & Fauria Monday. “He’s a great player and he’s very, very competitive. Ultra-competitive. You might...
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Los Angeles Rams cornerback Aqib Talib
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Ryan Hannable
January 25, 2019 - 1:37 pm
Rams cornerback Aqib Talib spent a year and a half in New England (2012-13) so he knows first-hand just how good Tom Brady is. Just over a week prior to Super Bowl LIII, Talib gave Brady the ultimate compliment. “He’s the G.O.A.T., man – one of the best to do it. Super competitive guy and he’s...
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Jimmy Garoppolo
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John Tomase
March 12, 2018 - 1:01 pm
Jimmy Garoppolo is gone. But his Making the Patriots Miserable tour has only just begun. The NFL offseason doesn't even get cranking until free agency starts on Wednesday, and already Garoppolo is negatively impacting his former team. Think of it like the butterfly effect, except in this case the...
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Ryan Hannable
March 08, 2018 - 8:04 pm
Well, that was fun while it lasted. After 24 hours of thinking Aqib Talib could be a member of the Patriots, it's not going to happen. According to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport and James Palmer , the Broncos have agreed on a trade to send Talib to the Rams. Talib will reunite with his former defensive...
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Ryan Hannable
March 08, 2018 - 12:03 pm
Could Aqib Talib really return to New England? Based on the last two days, it's a possibility. On Wednesday, it was reported the Broncos are trying to trade Talib , but haven't been successful. The cornerback would prefer to be released so he can pick his next team and his top choice would be the...
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Richard Sherman shakes hands with Tom Brady after Super Bowl XLIX.
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John Tomase
March 08, 2018 - 9:30 am
Of all the iconic images from the Patriots' Super Bowl victories, one belongs near the top of the list. Malcolm Butler's miracle goal-line interception had just repelled the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. Quarterback Tom Brady dropped to one knee in a moment of shocked repose, a football tucked...
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Ryan Hannable
March 07, 2018 - 11:26 pm
Cornerbacks Richard Sherman and Aqib Talib are both closer to the end of their careers than the beginning, which makes it no surprise they would like to potentially join a team like the Patriots at this point given their age. Over the last week or so, and intensifying Wednesday, there have been...
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Ryan Hannable
March 07, 2018 - 6:18 pm
Could there be a reunion between the Patriots and Aqib Talib? According to ESPN's Dianna Russini , there have been trade talks between the Broncos and 49ers regarding Talib, which don't appear to be progressing. The report adds the cornerback would prefer to be released by the team so he could...
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January 02, 2017 - 5:44 am
Former Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib had an eventful 2016, and certainly didn't disappoint in Denver's regular-season finale Sunday against the Raiders. For some unknown reason, Talib took issue with the fact that Oakland receiver Michael Crabtree was wearing a gold chain around his neck, and he...
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