The Ravens have selected Marlon Humphrey with the 16th overall pick in the NFL Draft, but from what the team has said in the press conference, Humphrey looks to have been a back up plan. Humphrey didnt even come to Baltimore in a pre-draft visit, but according to head coach John Harbaugh, Humphrey was by far the best player left on their board. Per Zrebiec, Newsome did not say who the target was, but it can be assumed it was for either Derek Barnett or Haason Reddick.
Ohio State lost a four-star recruit on Wednesday when in-state Class of 2018 wing Darius Bazley opted to open up his recruitment. As a rising senior who is just finishing his junior season of high school, Bazley’s decommitment isn’t going to immediately hurt the Buckeyes next season. In a story with Adam Jardy of the Columbus Dispatch, Bazley opened up about why he decommitted from Ohio State.
With an enthusiastic reported crowd of 70,000 people showing up for the first round, Philly showed the NFL the future of its draft.