The Patriots’ defense needs some help, so is it Aqib Talib to the rescue?

The cornerback was acquired in a Nov. 1 trade with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and was on the practice field for the Patriots for the first time this week. On Thursday, the 26-year-old spoke to the media for the first time as a member of New England, and expressed admiration for the Patriots as an organization, and a confidence that he can adjust to the team’s defense quickly.

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