While posing for pictures with the top three draft picks of the Baltimore Ravens, coach John Harbaugh wore a sly smile as he stood on his tip-toes next to the imposing figures of Courtney Upshaw, Kelechi Osemele and Bernard Pierce.
After trading out of the first round yesterday, the Ravens will be busy today, as they have three selections to make two in the second round and one in the 3rd. Their overall selections are 35, 60, and 91. 6 more picks await the Ravens on Saturday.
GM Ozzie Newsome still called it a “productive night” despite trading out of the opening round.
The Ravens traded the 29th overall pick in the NFL draft to the Minnesota Vikings, a move that leaves Baltimore without a first-round selection for the second time in three years.
History could repeat itself for the Baltimore Ravens in the NFL draft. The last time the Ravens had the 29th overall pick, they selected guard Ben Grubbs in 2007.
Get ready for prime time in New York next Thursday night when the 3-day Hundred Yard Sale kicks off. It’s a made for TV event, complete with a green room, with NFL teams plotting their futures and young football players achieving their dreams.
It’s Friday. Time for another Draft Preview. This week we rank the QB’s.
These are some names to look for as Draft Day draws near.
Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome has been extremely successful securing talent through the NFL draft over the past 16 years and one big reason is he rarely plays a pat hand.
Vinny Cerrato’s top 16.
Ozzie Newsome, Eric DeCosta and friends have added a couple of pieces to the Ravens toolbox. Using a formula that may be more closely guarded than the ingredients of Coca-Cola the NFL has awarded the Ravens a pair of compensatory picks for this years draft. And why is that you ask? Here’s where it gets a little muddy.
As Draft Day nears, I will begin highlighting my top 32 players and the teams I project them to land with. As a quick primer, below are my top 5 players and where I expect them to be playing next year.