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Ravens undrafted rookie WR DeAndre Carter plays with 'chip on my shoulder'

Growing up in California, undrafted rookie wide receiver DeAndre Carter idolized Ravens five-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Steve Smith and patterned his game after him. Carter -- 5-foot-8, 185 pounds -- saw a kindred spirit in Smith, a feisty, similarly undersized wide receiver. "Steve Smith kind of paved a path for shorter receivers in the league," Carter told The Baltimore Sun as the Ravens begin their first organized team activity. "He plays with a chip on his shoulder. I liked his game, like the way he plays and model my game after him." Carter went undrafted despite a prolific career at Sacramento State where he earned All-American honors last season when he...

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