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Browns cornerback Joe Haden finally has a contract to match his talents
Browns cornerback Joe Haden finally has a contract to match his talents

In NFL locker rooms, respect isn't earned only on the field. The almighty dollar also helps. When the Cleveland Browns signed Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden to a five-year, $68 million contract in May that included $45 million guaranteed, it affirmed his reputation as one of the top cornerbacks in the game — and his value to the AFC North franchise. "What sets Joe Haden apart? He's not an average corner," Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith said. "His contract, that shows you he's not average. He's a good player. He has all the accolades and attributes of a great corner. That's why he's their No. 1 corner." Haden had an interception...

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