OWINGS MILLS - First down, 10 more draft picks to go. Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome confirmed an agreement in principle for a three-year contract with safety Antwoine Sanders as the club completed its first rookie negotiation of the summer Tuesday morning. The club's final selection of the seventh round received a contract with a total worth close to $935,000 that includes minimum base salaries of $225,000, $305,000 and $380,000.
July 15, 2003
Jason Witten was drafted in round three, Tully Banta-Cain mid-way through the seventh frame, while neither Torrin Tucker nor Robert Johnson ever heard their names called at all. What happened last weekend to all these highly ranked prospects? Slowly but surely the stories are coming out and here's what we've heard on just a few.
April 30, 2003
Getting closer to the draft, here is our value board for all seven rounds. Extra players have been added in the middle and late rounds in anticipation of compensatory selections, as well as two/three fence prospects in the early frames. We have a total of 263 players on our board, 261 were selected in the 2002 draft.
April 10, 2003
Starter the past two seasons after transferring from Arizona Western JC in 2001. All-Conference selection as a senior totaling 65 tackles, 2 interceptions and breaking up 4 passes. Posted 78/4/4 as a junior and winning second team All-League honors. Academic all-MWC in the past.
March 5, 2003