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Ravens hitting bargain basement

Ravens hitting bargain basement

Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome is in his bargain-basement mode these days.

Over the weekend the Ravens added two new players, which got a lot of fans excited, but neither center Jeremy Zuttah, formerly of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, nor former St. Louis Rams safety Darian Stewart should make a dramatic difference to the Ravens this season.

It appears that Newsome is filling in some gaps, like finding another backup running back or a rotational defensive lineman, but the major lifting is over until the NFL draft in May.

Oh sure, Zuttah is better than Gino Gradkowski, who started at center last season for the Ravens. But if grades were given out, the Ravens went from a...