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Ozzie Newsome remembers landmark 1996 draft for mistake he made, too

Ozzie Newsome remembers landmark 1996 draft for mistake he made, too

Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome said earlier this week that he probably wouldn’t reminisce much today on the 20th anniversary of the team selecting offensive lineman Jonathan Ogden and inside linebacker Ray Lewis with its first two picks in the 1996 draft.

And if he did, don’t assume that Newsome is thinking all good thoughts, either.

Always the perfectionist, Newsome is still bothered by a mistake he made in the second round while running his very first draft.

The Ravens wanted to come out of the second round with a tight end and they had their eye on Eastern Kentucky’s Jason...

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