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Aqib Talib (Orlin Wagner/Getty Images)

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers took Kansas CB Aqib Talib in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft. Get the basics of the selection right here and how this player ended up in Tampa Bay. Plus, expert analysis from Scout.com insiders Tom Marino and Adam Caplan, along with comment from Bucs head coach Jon Gruden.

Choosing to shore up their cornerback situation instead of addressing needs at wide receiver, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers took Kansas cornerback Aqib Talib in the first round of the NFL Draft on Saturday. Talib is considered a shutdown corner by most scouts who possesses great leg drive and tackling ability, both solid assets in Tampa Bay's Cover 2 defense. While most scouts believe Talib must work...

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