Patriots DB Talib suffers hip flexor injury against Saints

New England Patriots defensive back Aqib Talib suffered a hip flexor injury, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.

The injury forced Talib from the Patriots' lineup in Sunday's win over New Orleans.

Talib, a potential free agent at season's end who is having a superb season, was shadowing Saints star tight end Jimmy Graham and shut him out in the game.

Talib's status will be evaluated further on Monday.

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