One of the few blemishes on general manager Ozzie Newsome’s draft resume is his luck with taking wide receivers early.
There was considerable teeth-gnashing in Baltimore last week as free agents flew the Ravens' coop in rapid succession, with little in the way of return.
Chances are good the Ravens will take a wide receiver early in the draft, after the first five days of free agent comings and goings. Here are three reasons why:
The Chicago Bears officially signed free agent linebacker Pernell McPhee on Wednesday, as McPhee became the latest Ravens defensive player to develop in Baltimore and then cash in big elsewhere.
The real world of NFL free agency opened officially at 4:00 p.m. with the start of the league's new year.