Entering the 2010 draft, the Ravens only have 5 picks starting with No. 25. The Oz (Ozzie Newsome) is considered be a master at the draft with only the Colts Bill Polian matching his prowess. What will the Ravens do with their picks and what are their needs?
The Ravens have put their AFC North other onference foes on notice that they are making a push as Super Bowl contenders. With the additions of Donte Stallworth and Anquan Boldin, along with the re-signing of Derrick Mason during free agency, The Oz gave QB Joe Flacco an upgrade and some targets for his dime passes. Now, the draft gives them an opportunity to upgrade their needs at tight end and a cornerback. If Oklahoma State beast Dez Bryant falls to them, they could definitely bite on this character of issues with some red flags. Otherwise, a tight end to challenge and eventually take the position from Todd Heap is a good possibility. With two cornerbacks, LaDarius Webb and Fabian Washington on the rehab trail from knee injuries, a corner will definitely be selected. OL Jared Gaither could garner some interests for a trade, giving the Ravens more picks in Day 2 and 3. Let’s sit back and watch The Oz work his magic…
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Written by Lea Anderson