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Aqib Talib: Cornering the market

Patriots quarterback Aqib Talib usually draws the assignment of covering the opponent’s top wideout. Here’s how those players have fared against the Patriots this season:

Team ReceiverRec.YardsTDs
BUFStevie Johnson3391
NYJ Santonio Holmes3510
TBVincent Jackson3340
ATLRoddy White3280
CINA.J. Green5*61*0
NOMarques Colston1110
NYJ(X) Jeremy Kerley8971
MIA(X) Mike Wallace341*0
PIT(X) Antonio Brown5711
CAR Steve Smith4620
DEN Demaryius Thomas4411
HOUAndre Johnson8*121*0
CLE Josh Gordon7151*1

* — Led team

X — Talib injured, did not play

SOURCE: Pro-football-reference.com

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