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Raiders, Dolphins, Ravens show interest in WR Crabtree

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The Oakland Raiders, Miami Dolphins and Baltimore Ravens are reportedly showing the most interest in signing former San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree.

CSNBayArea.com reported those three teams have emerged as the favorites to land the veteran free agent.

Crabtree has made visits to meet with coaches and officials of the Raiders and Dolphins.

Crabtree, who played his first six seasons with the 49ers, said last month he is “willing to wait however long it takes” to find the right deal for the coming season. The 49ers have expressed interest in re-signing Crabtree.

The Dolphins were willing to pay Crabtree close to $3 million next season, but he wanted at least $4.5 million, according to the Miami Herald.

Crabtree has totaled 347 receptions, 4,327 receiving yards and 26 touchdowns in 79 career games. He appeared in all 16 games in 2014, finishing with 68 catches, 698 yards and four touchdowns.


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