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Ravens release wide receiver-returner Jacoby Jones
Ravens release wide receiver-returner Jacoby Jones

Jacoby Jones emerged as a Super Bowl XLVII hero two years ago, hitting his high mark with the Ravens during a victory over the San Francisco 49ers in which he scored two touchdowns. Jones’ time with the Ravens ended Wednesday when the team terminated his four-year, $12 million contract. It wasn’t a surprising roster move considering Jones plummeted on the wide receiver depth chart last season and was no longer as consistently dangerous or reliable as a kick returner. His departure is unlikely to be the only change within the next two weeks as free agency approaches and the Ravens contend with a tight salary cap situation. The team is hoping to restructure contracts for...