Aqib Talib, Michael Crabtree ejected for fighting in Broncos-Raiders game

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Crabtree followed followed through on a block all the way into the sideline before tackling Talib to the ground.

Talib threw Crabtree's helmet aside and the two then went at it near the end zone with both players exchanging punches, even though Talib was still wearing his helmet. With Crabtree gone, the offense will turn to Seth Roberts, Cordarrelle Patterson and Johnny Holton to complement the other starting wideout Amari Cooper.

Talib and Crabtree got into a scuffle that quickly turned into a full-scale brawl on the field and on the sidelines.

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Aqib Talib was ejected from Broncos vs. But it's not a surprise Talib and Crabtree were at the center of the skirmish.

During the Broncos' 24-6 victory in Week 17 last year, Talib ripped a gold chain off Crabtree's neck, which drew the ire of the nine-year veteran. Raiders guard Gabe Jackson was also ejected for his role in the fight. Oakland added another touchdown on a 1-yard run by Marshawn Lynch with 2:49 remaining in the first half.

The fight between Talib and Crabtree came on the next play, and Talib appeared to once again reach for Crabtree's necklace as the wide receiver was shoving him.

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