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Anquan Boldin traded to 49ers for sixth-round draft pick, sources say
Anquan Boldin traded to 49ers for sixth-round draft pick, sources say

Unable to resolve a contract dispute with veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin, the Ravens traded him to the San Francisco 49ers on Monday in exchange for a sixth-round draft pick, according to league sources with knowledge of the situation. Talks between Boldin and the Ravens hit an impasse late last week after the Super Bowl champions asked him to take a $2 million pay cut off of his $6 million base salary to lower his $7.531 million hit against the salary cap. The team was on the verge of releasing Boldin last Friday, and the three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver had even prepared a statement thanking fans for their support before the two sides tried one last time...

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