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Tuesday, April 22, 2003
Updated: April 23, 11:06 AM ET
Draft dilemma: Ravens' No. 10 pick

From now until the draft (April 26-27), will allow you to play general manager in a certain draft dilemma. We asked users to send in their suggestions for which player Baltimore should select first. Click here to read some of the responses.

Who should the Ravens select with the No. 10 pick?

Marcus Trufant


Year: Senior
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Position: CB
College: Washington State

Despite Brian Billick being brought to town for his offensive expertise, the Ravens are built on defense. With a Pro Bowl-caliber cornerback in Chris McAlister plus talented young safeties, another standout defensive back like Trufant should solidify the secondary for years to come. Known for his speed and ability to read defenses, Trufant would likely get significant time next year.

Byron Leftwich


Year: Senior
Height: 6-5 3/8
Weight: 241
Position: QB
College: Marshall

As Kyle Boller's draft stock soared, so did speculation of the Ravens selecting him with their first pick. But in the final week, rumors suggest that if Baltimore does take a signal-caller in the opening round, Leftwich is the man. The Ravens are going into Year 4 with Redman and might need to have a replacement in line. Leftwich's size, accuracy and nice touch could make him an NFL starter for years to come.

Kelley Washington


Year: Soph.
Height: 6-2
Weight: 223
Position: WR
College: Tennessee

If Baltimore is unable to land Trufant or Leftwich, there's a good chance they'll trade down. One scenario of a deal would be putting themselves in position for Washington, who has the body and upside NFL teams covet in receivers. Since their inaugural season in 1996, only one Ravens receiver (Michael Jackson) has had a 1,200-yard season. Washington missed parts of last year because of injuries, so his health is an obvious concern.

Kevin Williams


Year: Senior
Height: 6-4
Weight: 304
Position: DT
College: Oklahoma State

Since the Ravens' top two choices at tackle -- Jimmy Kennedy and Dewayne Robertson -- will be long gone, they should be able to trade down and still got a solid defender. After being virtually impossible to run against during 2000-01, the Ravens finished middle of the pack in the AFC last season. Williams, athletic and quick off the ball, should be an upgrade to the team's interior line play.