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Ravens rookie lineman Leon Brown (Parkdale) hopes to land roster spot with hometown team
Ravens rookie lineman Leon Brown (Parkdale) hopes to land roster spot with hometown team

Leon Brown had an inkling that the Ravens were the right place for him to go as an undrafted free agent and reinforced that notion during a successful tryout at their rookie minicamp. The undrafted rookie offensive lineman from Alabama is a Parkdale graduate who grew up in Riverdale. "It's definitely an honor and a privilege being so close to home, so I embrace that," Brown said in a telephone interview. "It's good being able to see my family on our off days." The 6-foot-5, 332-pound former junior college All-American also had an invite to try out for the Jacksonville Jaguars, but preferred the Ravens. Brown was upbeat about his opportunity with the Ravens...

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