Ravens UDFA rumor and gossip.

Two questions keep popping up on the message boards after last weekend's draft: Have the Ravens signed any UDFAs and was that The Goose on The Sopranos? With due diligence, we have scoured the web for every snippet of info and present to you, nine UDFAs that we think have been signed to the team.<br><br> Although none of the UDFA info has come from Owings Mills, a source close to the front office informs us that it is Goose hurling drunks out of the Bada Bing.<br>

Brandon Barnes: OLB 6-2 220

Likely signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out of University of Missouri... Played Linebacker, Safety, Wide Receiver and Special Teams for the Tigers... Wore #21 at UM... Injured his Freshman Year(2000) with a broken ankle against Clemson during a Special Teams play... Brandon played WR and Special Teams his Sophmore Year(2001) and moved to Defense to start his Junior Year(2002)... Played Free Safety his Junior Year(2002) and earned a Starting Position in a game against Nebraska... In his Senior Year(2003) Barnes bulked up and moved to Outside Linebacker...

Cols Colas: DE 6-0 239

Likely signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out of Virginia Tech... Played Defensive End for the Holies... Wore #99 at VTech... Played DE at VT and probably will move to Outside Linebacker in the Pros... Underwent surgery during the spring to repair a patella tendon... Earned Iron Hokie Award honors (given for top performances in the weight room) in each of his final three years 410lbs Bench Press in 2003...

Nick Eller: TE 6-3 273

Likely signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out of University of Eastern Illinois... Played Tight End for the Panthers... Wore #88 at EIU... Second Team All-Ohio Valley... Nick is training with ex-Buffalo Bills WR Don Beebe...

Brian Gaither: QB 6-2 220

Likely signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out ofWestern Carolina.

Douglas Goodwin: DT 6-2 295

Likely signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out of Boston College... Played Defensive Tackle for the Eagles... Wore #98 at BC... Missed a good portion of the 2002 season with a leg(hip) injury... Son of former Buffalo Bills fullback, Douglas Goodwin... Was featured on ESPN's "Outside the Lines" show in story about his father's open-heart surgery on 9/11/01...

Brandon Rager: DE 6-2.5 247

Likely signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out of San Diego State... Played Defensive End for the Aztecs... Wore #98 at SDSU... College Career Started for Arkansas State before transferring to Sacramento City College for his sophomore season... 2nd Team All-Mountain West in 2003...

Dave Revill: S 5-10.5 205

Likely signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out of the University of Utah... Played Safety for the Utes... Wore #35 at Utah... 1st Team All-MWC in 2003... 2nd Team All-MWC in 2002... Spring 2003 had a back injury...

Brandon Warfield: RB 5-10 211

Likely  signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out of University of Utah... Played Runningback for the Utes... Wore #5 at Utah... Second-team all-MWC for Runningback... Rushed for 173 Yards and a TD against Utah State and 181 and 3 TD's against Texas A&M... Ju-Co Transfer from Kilgore JC... First-team All-Conference and Conference MVP at Kilgore...

Matt Zielinski: DL 6-2 291

Likely signed by the Baltimore Ravens post 2004 NFL Draft out of University of Duke... Played Defensive Tackle for the Blue Devils... Wore #35 at Duke... First Team ALL-ACC in 2003... ACC Academic Honor Roll in 2003 & 2002... Honorable mention All-ACC in 2002... Injured knee against Florida State in 2000... Weightlifting Feats: For the second straight year(2003), recorded the top combined weightlifting total (1,585 pounds) for bench press (485), squat (700) and power clean (400) ... increased his three-lift total by 210 pounds from a year ago


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