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Breaking News: Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib was shot after a nightclub fight in Dallas

Talib has non-life threatening injuries thankfully

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According to WFAA TV's Rebecca Lopez, Denver Broncos cornerback, Aqib Talib was shot after a fight in a Dallas Texas nightclub on Saturday night.

He was admitted with non-life threatening injuries, and according to NFL Network's Jeff Darlington, Talib has already been released from the emergency room today. According to 9NEWS Denver's Mike Klis, Talib only suffered a minor leg injury.

The Dallas Morning News released an update on their situation stating that Talib was one of two victims.

NFL player Aqib Talib is reportedly one of the two shooting victims injured after a fight broke out overnight at a nightclub in the Stemmons Corridor.

A patron pulled out a gun and shot one person inside V Live, 1311 Empire Central Drive, before the fight continued outside, where another person was shot.

The two victims were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, and police are looking for the others involved.

Details are still being released and this story will be updated when more of those come out. Thankfully for Talib and the Broncos, Talib only came away with a minor injury in a situation that could have been much worse.


Broncos PR man Patrick Smyth released a statement on the Aqib Talib situation.