Even though he’s been injured when the Patriots needed him the most, Jon Wallach says the potential risk is worth the reward to re-sign cornerback Aqib Talib.
The New England Patriots discussed a new contract with wide receiver Julian Edelman on Thursday, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
What could be most appealing to Tampa Bay is a dance partner willing to take Revis’ $16 million contract. If that’s true, then a third-round pick could get the deal done according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Tuesday, March 4.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Monday, March 3.
The New England Patriots did not place the franchise tag on cornerback Aqib Talib.
Felger & Mazz To Patriots Fans: Would You Rather Have Talib & Your 1st Round Pick Or Darrelle Revis?
The Patriots found success in dealing for one Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback in recent years, and now some signs indicate the same thing could happen again.
With the Patriots unlikely to place the franchise tag on Aqib Talib by this afternoon’s deadline, the team reportedly has another shutdown corner in their plans.
If the Patriots hope to work out a deal with Aqib Talib prior to Monday afternoon’s franchise tag deadline, a baseline may now be set.
The Boston Herald’s Jeff Howe joins Toucher and Rich to explain why the Patriots won’t be franchising Aqib Talib this year.