FantasySP / NFL / Aqib Talib FantasySP / NFL / Aqib Talib Copyright 2018 5171493 <![CDATA[San Francisco 49ers GM John Lynch explains why trade for Aqib Talib fell through]]> Aqib Talib became a Los Angeles Ram, he was on the verge of becoming a San Francisco 49er. The Broncos were in discussions to ship their star corner out west to save salary-cap space and move forward with their younger cornerback, Bradley Roby. An agreement was in place but quickly nixed. And soon after, Talib was reunited with defensive coordinator Wade Phillips in Los Angeles.

“I look at it like the final chapter of my NFL career, that fourth quarter,” Talib would later say. “What better place to do it in than L.A.?]]> 5171493 Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:45:01 EDT All Things Broncos
<![CDATA[Why the Rams for Aqib Talib? Two words: Wade Phillips]]> Aqib Talib loves the team's energy under Sean McVay and his favorite defensive coordinator, Wade Phillips.]]> 5168148 Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:21:01 EDT espnnflblog <![CDATA[Deepest position in the NFL Draft? 49ers VP of Player Personnel weighs in]]> Aqib Talib would]]> 5166014 Sat, 17 Mar 2018 0:03:01 EDT CSN Bay Area <![CDATA[Broncos restructure Von Miller’s contract to lower cap hit]]> Aqib Talib to save $11 million.

On the first day of the league’s legal tampering period, the Broncos reached an agreement with quarterback Case Keenum on a two-year, $36 million contract — a team-friendly deal relative to the pay of other free agent quarterbacks — and later re-brought back linebacker Todd Davis to three years and $15 million]]> 5164238 Thu, 15 Mar 2018 13:21:01 EDT All Things Broncos
<![CDATA[With Talib and Peters, LA Rams have a secondary on lockdown]]> Aqib Talib and Marcus Peters were laughing and joking like old friends shortly after the start of their first day together at the Los Angeles Rams' training complex. The Rams' opponents might not have that much fun this fall when they face two of the ...]]> 5163814 Wed, 14 Mar 2018 22:45:02 EDT Washington Times <![CDATA[Broncos 2018 free agency and trade tracker]]>
QB Case Keenum (2 years)CB Tramaine Brock (1 year)ILB Todd Davis (new three-year contract)2018 fifth-round pick (via Talib trade)

CB Aqib Talib (trade to L.A. Rams)ILB Corey Nelson (1 year, Philadelphia)TE Virgil Green (2 years, L.A. Chargers)OT Donald Stephenson (1 year, Cleveland)

OLB Shaquil Barrett (2nd-round tender, restricted free agent)C Matt Paradis (2nd-round RFA)DE Shelby Harris (exclusvie rights free agent)WR Jordan Taylor (ERFA)ILB Zaire Anderson (ERFA)LS Casey Kreiter (ERFA)OT Elijah Wilkinson (ERFA)LB Jerrol Garcia-Williams (ERFA)LB Joe Jones (ERFA]]> 5163453 Wed, 14 Mar 2018 17:33:01 EDT All Things Broncos
<![CDATA[Broncos to sign Tramaine Brock to one-year deal]]> Aqib Talib. Mike Klis of KUSA reports that the team will sign Tramaine Brock to a one-year deal. Brock stands to make $4 million under the terms of the deal. Brock played 11 games for the Vikings last season [more]]]> 5163121 Wed, 14 Mar 2018 14:03:01 EDT <![CDATA[Do the Rams now have the best secondary in the NFL?]]> Aqib Talib, Marcus Peters, Nickell Robey-Coleman, Lamarcus Joyner and John Johnson give the Rams a formidable defensive backfield.]]> 5162791 Wed, 14 Mar 2018 8:09:01 EDT espnnflblog <![CDATA[John Lynch confirms Talib didn’t want to be traded to 49ers]]> Richard Sherman to a contract with a base value of $7 million (if he passes his preseason physical), the 49ers wanted to acquire cornerback Aqib Talib at a base value of $11 million. But Talib didn’t want to play for the 49ers. 49ers G.M. John Lynch explained the situation to [more]]]> 5160566 Mon, 12 Mar 2018 11:03:01 EDT <![CDATA[49ers answered with Richard Sherman, but the Rams already won at CB]]> Marcus Peters and Aqib Talib, the Rams trumped their rival in the competition for available cornerbacks.]]> 5160469 Mon, 12 Mar 2018 8:09:01 EDT espnnflblog <![CDATA[Aqib Talib said he “definitely” wanted to stay in Denver. “I had established real friends there.”]]> Aqib Talib wasn’t looking to leave. But he understands the business of the NFL.

In his first public comments since the Broncos traded him to the Los Angeles Rams in exchange for a 2018 draft pick, Talib told NFL Network’s James Palmer that he “definitely” wanted to stay in Denver but is excited about the “fourth quarter” of his NFL career, where he’ll be reunited with defensive coordinator Wade Phillips.

“I’ve been traded before so it’s not like this is the first time this is happening,” Talib told Palmer in Carrollton, Texas, where he and Broncos linebacker Von Miller held a grand opening for their A-plus D1 training facility. “It’s kind of what makes us pros. We can handle change fast. It’s sad in the sense to leave that locker room, to leave the coaches. I had a good relationship with John Elway. But it’s a business at the same time.]]> 5160151 Sun, 11 Mar 2018 18:45:01 EDT All Things Broncos
<![CDATA[Report: 49ers wanted to trade for Talib, he said he wouldn’t go to San Francisco]]> Aqib Talib to the Rams last week, but not before trying to trade him to the 49ers. Denver had agreed to ship Talib to San Francisco but it was called off when he rejected the trade, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Talib really couldn’t have rejected the trade [more]]]> 5160042 Sun, 11 Mar 2018 17:03:02 EDT <![CDATA[Aqib Talib didn’t want to go, but “what better place” than L.A.]]> Aqib Talib is no stranger to the business side of the game and he got a refresher course in it this week. The Broncos agreed to trade Talib to the Rams when the new league year gets underway on Wednesday in a move that the cornerback told James [more]]]> 5159735 Sun, 11 Mar 2018 8:39:01 EDT