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Ravens sign veteran cornerback Brandon Carr, not Morris Claiborne

Ravens sign veteran cornerback Brandon Carr, not Morris Claiborne

Brandon Carr’s defining characteristic in his NFL career has been his durability. The veteran cornerback has never missed a game in nine seasons, making 144 consecutive starts during that span.

For a Ravens team that has had a hard time finding starting-caliber cover guys — and keeping the cornerbacks that they do have healthy — Carr represents a much needed addition.

After being linked to free agent cornerback Morris Claiborne for the past week, the Ravens wound up hammering out a deal with his former Dallas Cowboys teammate. Carr, who agreed in principle to a four-year pact and will be in Baltimore early next week to take his physical and sign his contract, represents the...

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