OWINGS MILLS --The Baltimore Ravens don't draft Saturday until the second round with the 51st overall pick. General manager Ozzie Newsome has acknowledged that there could be a run on cornerbacks in the second round.
He said the Ravens might be interested in adding a young cornerback to play opposite Pro Bowl cornerback Chris McAlister
with Gary Baxter
shifting back to free safety to play next to Pro Bowl strong safety Ed Reed
. Here's a look at cornerbacks who could be available in the second round:
Player School Measurables Speed
Shawntae Spencer Pittsburgh 6-1, 177 4.4
Comment: Workout warrior needs to improve his strength, tackling.
Jeremy LeSueur Michigan 6-0, 200 4.51
Comment: Versatile athlete is capable of playing inside or on perimeter a la Gary Baxter.
Ahmad Carroll Arkansas 5-9, 195 4.32
Comment: Championship track background and strength should serve him well in press coverage.
Derrick Strait Oklahoma 5-10, 198 4.52
Ultra-productive winner isn't nearly as fast as other prospects.
Ricardo Colclough 5-11, 193 4.45
Division II standout shined at the Senior Bowl, Ravens have analyzed his progress closely.
Aaron Wilson writes for the Carroll County Times.