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Hayden Hurst makes Ravens debut, finishes with one catch

Hayden Hurst makes Ravens debut, finishes with one catch

Ravens first-round draft pick Hayden Hurst made his NFL debut Sunday against the Cleveland Browns after missing the first four weeks of the season because of a fractured foot.

The rookie tight end from South Carolina caught his first NFL pass on the Ravens’ second possession of the game, a 7-yard gain that set up a 44-yard field goal by Justin Tucker. But he played a scant role the rest of the way, with just one more pass thrown in his direction.

With Hurst and cornerback Jimmy Smith back in the game-day lineup, the Ravens had to shuffle their inactive list.

They waived cornerback Darious Williams on Saturday to make room for Smith, who’s...

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