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Jimmy Graham still playing tag as deadline looms

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New Orleans, La. -  Jimmy Graham has appealed the ruling that he should be franchised tagged as a tight end, but sources say he could be close to a long-term deal.

According to ESPN, Graham and the Saints are nearing a deal that would make him the highest-paid tight end in the history of the NFL and there is hope that it will be done before Tuesday's 3 p.m. deadline.  





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