Mike Williams, (wide receiver, born 1984)

Ravens' first-round choice could come down to pass rusher vs. wide receiver

Ravens' first-round choice could come down to pass rusher vs. wide receiver

It took Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome less than 30 seconds into last week’s annual pre-draft luncheon to say that the organization was going to draft the “best player” rather than focusing on a particular side of the ball.

That has been Newsome’s hallmark and it shouldn’t come as a surprise. So while the debate rages on between Ravens fans and reporters about whether a wide receiver or a pass rusher is the team’s biggest need and likely target with the 16th overall pick, it could be a moot point if certain players fall in the draft and are available when the team is on the clock.

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