It wasn’t pretty but the Baltimore Ravens got their man. With the 26th..I mean 27th pick in the NFL Draft the Baltimore Ravens selected cornerback Jimmy Smith from Colorado
Rick Gosselin of the Dallas Morning News joins The Scott Garceau Show LIVE and breaks down the Ravens draft.
There’s no doubt Jimmy Smith has the physical talents deserving of a top 15 pick in the draft. But his off the field issues caused him to drop off some team’s boards and fall into the Ravens lap at 26, I mean 27 (that’s a different blog).
The success of the Baltimore Ravens’ 2011 draft will ultimately be determined by the play of two exceptional athletes with the same ordinary name.
Years from now, the Baltimore Ravens might have a good laugh about the craziness they endured before taking Colorado cornerback Jimmy Smith in the first round of the NFL draft.
Jimmy Smith and the first round of the NFL Draft.