Jared Cook

Ravens LB Patrick Onwuasor is making good on his second chance, one hit and forced turnover at a time

Ravens LB Patrick Onwuasor is making good on his second chance, one hit and forced turnover at a time

On the pivotal defensive play of the Ravens’ victory over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, weak-side linebacker Patrick Onwuasor knocked the ball out of the hands of tight end Jared Cook and cornerback Jimmy Smith scooped it up and coasted untouched into the end zone.

As a host of Ravens players celebrated in the end zone, Onwuasor turned to the visiting sideline and took a bow.

Ravens fans have heard this story before — an undrafted free-agent inside linebacker impresses team officials in training camp, becomes a core special-teamer and ultimately earns a starting spot on defense. Bart Scott, Jameel McClain, Dannell Ellerbe, Albert McClellan and Zachary Orr all did...

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