Maxx Williams

Preston: It's early, but the Ravens' draft class might be stronger than expected

Preston: It's early, but the Ravens' draft class might be stronger than expected

The final evaluation of the Ravens’ 2018 draft class won’t be determined for several years, but this could be one of general manager Ozzie Newsome’s better groups.

The team might have a star in first-round pick Hayden Hurst, a tight end out of South Carolina, and this class is solid and made even stronger by late-round picks and free-agent acquisitions.

Coach John Harbaugh and his staff will have some tough decision to make in selecting their final 53-man roster Saturday by 4 p.m., but that’s a testimony to the competitive nature of training camp and the preseason.

The Ravens still lack the top overall star talent of teams like the Los Angeles Rams and the Pittsburgh...

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