NFL Draft

Q&A w/ Joe Hortiz, Director of College Scouting for the Baltimore Ravens

Joe Hortiz was named as the Baltimore Ravens Director of College Scouting in January 2009. Prior to that promotion, Hortiz spent eight years as a scout for the Ravens before becoming a national scout in 2006. With the 2011 draft … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Ravens Draft

One of the things I like best about being a fan of the Baltimore Ravens, is that I always have confidence in the organization to make quality decisions. I often find that in cases where I initially had reservations about … Continue reading

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Reviewing the Draft Grades

There have been consistently strong reviews for the Baltimore Ravens 2011 Draft Class from across the web: CBS Sports (Grade: B+) http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/draft/story/15008226/final-draft-grades-bucs-giants-texans-earn-top-marks Best pick: Second-round pick Torrey Smith can fly. They need speed outside in their passing game, so he … Continue reading

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Ravens draft Maryland’s Torrey Smith in Round 2

With their second selection in the 2011 NFL Draft, the Baltimore Ravens added University of Maryland WR Torrey Smith. The 6’1, 200 lb pound receiver is obviously a player very familiar to many of us, due to his time as … Continue reading

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Revised Projections for Ravens 2nd pick

We are now a few hours away from the start of the 2nd Round of the NFL Draft. Several sites across the web have provided revised Mocks, lets look at whom is being projected to the Ravens with the 58th … Continue reading

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Ravens Select Colorado CB Jimmy Smith

The Baltimore Ravens were slotted to make the 26th pick in the NFL Draft, but their allotted draft-time went without the pick being made. Later it would be learned that Baltimore believed they had a deal made with Chicago that … Continue reading

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DaQuan Bowers, any chance he drops?

Prior to the NFL Combine, Clemson DE DaQuan Bowers was ranked Number 1 overall on many Mock Drafts. Since that point he has been falling due to questions surrounding his knee. After postseason knee surgery to repair a partially torn … Continue reading

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Ravens Talk Around the Blogosphere

Let’s take a look around the blogosphere for some recent commentary about the Baltimore Ravens. B-More Birds Nest: Final Mock Drafts – One Week Out http://www.bmorebirdsnest.com/?p=2843 CSN Baltimore: Ravens could deal on draft night http://www.csnbaltimore.com/04/18/11/Eisenberg-Ravens-could-deal-on-draft-nig/landing.html?blockID=506096&feedID=6768 ESPN: Chat with AFC North … Continue reading

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Baltimore Ravens: 3 Quick Topics

Topic 1: 36 year-old Ray Lewis tell the NFL Network he could not see playing past age 37. The idea that Ray Lewis’ career is coming close to the end,  is not exactly a revelation. However, hearing Lewis articulate that … Continue reading

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The Ravens 1st Round Pick, what is the greatest need?

With the NFL Draft approaching, and Ozzie Newsome still Baltimore’s General Manager & Executive Vice-President; expect to hear lots of variations of the theme of ‘The Ravens will stick to their draft-board.’ While that is true, it also always over-stated. … Continue reading

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