Aqib Talib harm replace: Rams CB activated, anticipated to play vs. Lions | NFL


The Rams activated cornerback Aqib Talib on Friday and count on him to be within the lineup Sunday towards the Lions in Detroit.

Talib, an 11-year veteran, injured his ankle within the Rams’ win over the Chargers in Week 3, an harm that required surgical procedure. He got here off injured reserve this week. 

“If issues go the best way that we anticipate, we hope and what we count on, then I feel you may count on to see him enjoying,” Rams coach Sean McVay mentioned Thursday.

Talib, 32, was acquired from the Broncos in a commerce throughout the offseason. He had six tackles and two go breakups earlier than his harm.

“He is actually gotten himself able to go quicker than we anticipated once you simply have a look at the historical past of this harm,” McVay mentioned Friday after observe, per ESPN.

The Rams (10-1) can clinch the NFC West Division with a victory over the Lions (4-7). Recreation time is 1 p.m. ET Sunday.

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