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Darian Stewart agrees to terms with Broncos


ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — **Six-year veteran safety Darian Stewart has agreed to terms on an two-year contract, the team announced on Friday.

Stewart played for the Ravens in 2014, starting in 14 of 16 regular season games for Baltimore, recording 53 combined tackles (37 solo), three passes defensed, one interception and one forced fumble.

Check out photos of new Broncos safety Darian Stewart from his previous five NFL seasons.

He made his largest impact in Baltimore's Wild Card playoff game against the Steelers, effectively shutting the door on any possible Roethlisberger and Co. comeback attempt with an interception in the end zone late in the fourth quarter with about three minutes left in the game.

Stewart spent his first four seasons in St. Louis, and those years combined with his 2014 season, he totaled 200 combined tackles (160 solo), 21 passes defensed and two interceptions.

According to Pro Football Focus, Stewart played 71.2 percent of all Ravens defensive snaps in 2014, earning a season overall rating of 3.0. He came up big in the playoffs with a 4.0 rating for their two games for the third-best rating of any safety in the playoffs.

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