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Headshot of cornerback Aqib Talib of the Los Angeles Rams, Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Irvine, CA. (Jeff Lewis/Rams)

Aqib Talib

CB

#21

Experience: 11 years

Height: 6-1

Age: 32

Weight: 209 lbs

College: Kansas

2018 SEASON

  • TCKLS
    13
  • SCK
    0
  • FF
    1
  • INT
    1

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Preseason

Regular Season

Biography

TRANSACTIONS: Traded to the Rams (3/14/18)...signed by Denver as an unrestricted free agent (3/12/14)...traded to New England (11/1/12)...signed by Tampa Bay as a first-round draft choice No. 20 overall (7/25/08). 

PRO: Pronounced UH-keeb TUH-leeb...an 11th-year cornerback who appeared in 135 career regular-season games (121 starts) and started eight playo contests during his rst 10 seasons with Tampa Bay (2008-12), New England (2012-13) and Denver (2014-16)...totaled 454 tackles (355 solo), one sack (eight yds.), 34 interceptions (722 yds.), 118 passes defensed, four forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries during his rst 10 seasons in the NFL...posted the most interceptions (34) in the NFL among cornerbacks since he entered the league (2008) and is one of two players at his position to be selected to the Pro Bowl from 2013-17...ranks rst in the NFL with 10 interceptions returned for touchdowns since becoming a regular starter in 2009 (ranks fourth all-time in NFL history)...named an Associated Press First- Team All-Pro selection in 2016 for the rst time in his career after recording 43 tackles (32 solo), three interceptions (86 yds., one TD) and 12 passes defensed for the Broncos...earned his third consecutive Pro Bowl nod in 2015, nished the season with 45 tackles (39 solo), three interceptions (123 yds., two TDs) and 13 passes defensed...selected to his second-consecutive Pro Bowl in his rst year with the Broncos in 2014 after ranking third in the NFL opponent quarterback rating (72.2) when targeted defensively, according to Pro Football Focus.

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