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A fantastic finish and win, but one that came with many losses. On the defensive side of the ball, the Patriots not only lost corner Aqib Talib to a hip injury, but they also lost Jerod Mayo to a shoulder injury. Mayo was seen leaving the stadium in a sling. Jerod Mayo left stadium with his right arm in a sling. #PatriotsTalk— Tom E. Curran (@tomecurran) October 14, 2013 Even worse, Aqib Talib is said to have a hip flexor injury. Ray Rice suffered a hip flexor injury earlier in the year and had a two week timetable for recovery. Per league source, Pats CB Aqib Talib has hip flexor injury.— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) October 14, 2013 Already out Vince Wilfork and Tommy Kelly, the Patriots may have to go significant time without their two other biggest playmakers on defense.
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