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Torrey Smith was productive for Ravens, but parting is good for both sides
Torrey Smith was productive for Ravens, but parting is good for both sides

Regardless of local ties or community interests, the Ravens and wide receiver Torrey Smith made good business decisions over the weekend. Even though it won't be official until late Tuesday afternoon, Smith is expected to leave the Ravens and play for another NFL team in 2015, ending a strong four-year career in Baltimore. Smith had become a spokesman for the team, only a level below iconic figures such as Ray Lewis, Jonathan Ogden and Ed Reed in popularity. But their on-the-field play matched their charisma, and Smith's never did. When it came time for the Ravens to ante up and deliver them lucrative contracts, they did so. With Smith about to enter free agency, the Ravens...

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