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Five first-round options for the Ravens in the NFL draft

Five first-round options for the Ravens in the NFL draft

By the time the Ravens are on the clock in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night, the incoming rookie class will only be somewhat picked over by their NFL colleagues. Although it's debatable which draft prospects will still be available for the Ravens' 26th overall selection, they have a strong track record of finding players in the bottom third of the first round: middle linebacker Ray Lewis (26th overall, 1996), tight end Todd Heap (31st overall, 2001), safety Ed Reed (24th overall, 2002), offensive guard Ben Grubbs (29th overall, 2007), offensive tackle Michael Oher (23rd overall, 2009) and cornerback Jimmy Smith (27th overall, 2011). Drafted with the final pick of...

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