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Torrey Smith's market could be affected by 'tag' day
Torrey Smith's market could be affected by 'tag' day

The Ravens aren’t expected to use the franchise tag before today’s 4 p.m. deadline. They don’t have any logical candidates for the tag and their tight salary cap situation would make such a move prohibitive. That figures to change next year when the Ravens group of unrestricted free agents could include starting guards Marshal Yanda and Kelechi Osemele, cornerback Jimmy Smith and kicker Justin Tucker. A lot could happen before the Ravens have to worry about such matters. Meanwhile, wide receivers Dez Bryant (Dallas Cowboys) and Demaryius Thomas (Denver Broncos) will reportedly been given the franchise tag today. Outside linebackers/defensive ends Justin Houston...