Tucker: Wouldn't view Talib as savior
Tue, 13 Nov 2012|
Ross Tucker says it's better for Patriots fans to look at Aqib Talib as an anything-you-get-from-his-is-good player
The Patriots they made that big bye week trade for a team to lead. So people around these parts. -- they view him as the magic elixir to fix that defense that obviously though is not right I mean -- not that kind of player is it. Well he's a very very talented player but I'll be curious to see. How they play you know they play him cause zone coverage they play like you didn't Tampa. They're playing in man coverage because he has those skills obviously we'll see if you can stay clean off the field that's always been. His biggest issue I would look at him as a savior if I'm a Patriots fan I'm looking at him like. Anything you get from him is a -- Couldn't really quite frankly in terms of pass coverage right now you can't do much worse you might as well putting guys in there who has some natural ability and Dewey didn't. Maybe gives you nothing. Like Chad Ochocinco and Albert Haynesworth last year but at least you give a shot it's probably worth a shot although. It's a pretty steep price to pay in terms of fourth round pick forgot you're basically only renting for the rest of this year. That goes to show you what Belichick thinks about that pass defense this year -- talk great stuff there from the NBC sports dot studios in Stamford Connecticut.