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Master of past and present: Ozzie Newsome's draft legacy with the Ravens carries on

Master of past and present: Ozzie Newsome's draft legacy with the Ravens carries on

Master of past and present: Ozzie Newsome's draft legacy with the Ravens carries on

By Childs Walker

Apr 18, 2019

Jonathan Odgen, right, and his presenter Ozzie Newsome, left, pose with Ogden's Hall of Fame bust after his induction in 2018. (Kenneth K. Lam / Baltimore Sun)

You could argue it was the moment when the Ravens jettisoned their uneven history as the Cleveland Browns and began their evolution into one of the NFL's most-respected franchises.

And it did not happen on the field.

The year was 1996 and Ozzie Newsome was still better...

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