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Ravens assistant general manager Eric DeCosta told the Baltimore Sun that they’re still looking for a veteran wide receiver after trading away Anquan Boldin this offseason.
“I think the hunt goes on,” DeCosta said.. “We’re still working. The roster is not set. We’re always evaluating. We’re always looking at guys. Guys get signed, guys get cut.
“Our pro personnel department looks at all available players and we’ll make a decision at some point of what we want to do at that position. There are definitely some players out there. We’ll consider all options.”
The Ravens are also looking for the receivers on their roster to step up.
“We’re very excited about Jacoby and the progress he made throughout last season,” DeCosta said of Jones, who caught 30 passes for 406 yards and a touchdown last year in his first season in Baltimore. “We think we’ve got some very good young players that can step up and contribute. Deonte Thompson isn’t a heralded name, but a guy we think is going to b
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Second chances are running low for Ravens linebacker Rolando McClain. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
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