vmax Posted August 11, 2016 Share Posted August 11, 2016 There's a lot to watch tonight and the defensive unit is high on my list. There will be a lot of new young faces and if this D is to turn the corner, then more than 1 or 2 new players will have to step up and shine this pre season. They have to get to a point where they can keep the Ravens in every game. The Panthers hi9gh octane O will be a good test. Though this draft is not an immediate passing of the torch, it represents a push by general manager Ozzie Newsome to re-patch, rebuild and sustain as soon as possible. When an executive with a pedigree as good as Newsome's makes this type of investment, chances are it will be hard to ignore in the future....Rounds 2, 3 and 4 netted four defensive players, three of whom could be in the conversation for rotational jobs and potential starting spots this season. Outside of Tavon "Ed Reed" Young (and defensive end Bronson Kaufusi, pick No. 70, who will miss the season after breaking his ankle earlier this month), there is defensive tackle "Hardcore" Willie Henry (pick No. 132) and Kamalei Correa (pick No. 42), a bruising hybrid linebacker who has already been scolded by quarterback Joe Flacco for laying a big hit on receiver Mike Wallace during a practice earlier this month...http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap3000000682363/article/ravens-d-rebooting-with-trio-of-toughminded-rookies Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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