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Aqib Talib

Born:     February 13, 1986
Birthplace:   Cleveland, OH
Zodiac Sign:  Aquarius

Aqib Talib is an American football cornerback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at the University of Kansas, where he received unanimous All-American honors. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft. Talib has also played for the New England Patriots, Denver Broncos, and Los Angeles Rams, winning Super Bowl 50 with Denver.

Talib attended Berkner High School in Richardson, Texas, and lettered in football, basketball, and track for the Rams athletic teams. In football, as a senior, he was named the Berkner High School's Defensive Back of the Year while garnering first-team all-district and first-team all-city honors. In track & field, he was a member of the 4 × 100m (43.05) and 4 × 200m (1:32.77) relay squads.

As a college football prospect during his senior year, Talib was rated as a two-star recruit by He was recruited by Kansas, Wyoming, Tulsa, Arizona, Kansas State, and Baylor. He chose to sign a National Letter of Intent to play for Kansas.

Talib attended the University of Kansas, where he played for the Kansas Jayhawks football team from 2005 to 2007.


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