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Patriots take a chance on Aqib Talib

FOXBOROUGH — The Patriots made a bold move to shore up their leaky secondary Thursday, trading for Tampa Bay cornerback Aqib Talib, a player widely regarded as talented but who also has a history of volatility.

The Buccaneers announced that they sent Talib and a 2013 seventh-round pick to New England in exchange for a 2013 fourth-round pick.

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