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Steve Smith preaching patience with rookie receivers
Steve Smith preaching patience with rookie receivers

Veteran Steve Smith was pleased that the Ravens selected two receivers in this year's draft, but he offered a reminder of how big the jump will be to the NFL for Breshad Perriman and Darren Waller. “They were fantastic college players, but college has no precedent in the NFL,” said Smith while at Lardarius Webb’s charity softball game tonight at M&T Bank Stadium. “Boys play on Friday. Young men play on Saturday. Men play on Sundays.” Wanting to replace Torrey Smith and Jacoby Jones, and give quarterback Joe Flacco a few more targets, the Ravens added Central Florida’s Perriman, known for his blazing speed, in the first round, and Georgia...

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