Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 11/8/14
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So, Talib finally spoke to the media today, after first being technically available yesterday. And his interview went well. So, let's go through here for some of the most interesting quotes, as well as how I would have followed it up (and Aqib's response).Talib, on talk with BB: "He didn't bring up the past, I didn't bring up the past. He didn't bring up future, I didn't bring up the future."— Erik Scalavino (@E_Scal) November 15, 2012"So, you guys talked about the present?""No, Christmas is far away. I said we didn't talk about the future. Next question."The other takeaway from Aqib Talib interview was that he doesn't think X's and O's will be huge issue. Made it sound simple -- CBs cover.— Mike Reiss (@MikeReiss) November 15, 2012"So Aqib, what makes you think it is going to be so easy?""It's like being the hot girl in Engineering classes"Aqib Talib, when asked how he would describe himself off the field, said, "I'm a competitor on the field." ... Sums up theme of interview.— Mike...
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