Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 12/7/12
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As we all know, for the past few years the New England Patriots pass defense has been... let's say "shaky". However, with the decision made by Bill Belichick to bring in some experience by trading for Aqib Talib, the situation has improved... slightly. Well, he had a pick six on his debut, so there's an improvement.And Talib has played against the best. And he loves it. Notable wide receivers he's come up against include Marques Colston, Roddy White, Dez Bryant and Madden 13 cover star Calvin Johnson. Not a bad set of receivers. On Monday night, he's got a massive task on his hands in the form of Andre Johnson, who already has 1113 yards this season. And this is a task Talib relishes.“Definitely. You always want to play against the best, know what I’m saying?” said Talib, “and as a team, we get to play against one of the best in the AFC, so I’m looking forward to it. "And he certainly believes Johnson is one of the best."He’s one of the best at what he does,” Talib said of Johnson. ...
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