Originally posted on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 11/13/12
The New England Patriots' defense might be a little less terrible starting this week. Newly-acquired cornerback Aqib Talib, who came to Foxborough two weeks ago via a trade with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, is eligible to play this week against the Indianapolis Colts after serving a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. (photo: Scott Smith, Flickr)The addition of Talib certainly can't hurt, as the Patriots' defense, particularly in the passing game, continues to get embarrassed by subpar offenses, most recently giving up 31 points and 481 yards to the Buffalo Bills in Week 10.New England will get its first real look at Talib Wednesday when the team returns to the field for practice. Until then, Patriots coach Bill Belichick and his staff after working out the non-physical kinks."We'll spend time with him, trying to get him caught up in terms of terminology and scheme and that type of thing," Belichick said Monday. "We'll see how all that comes together as...
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