BEREA, OH - MAY 10: Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam talks with Paul Kruger during rookie camp at the Cleveland Browns Training facility on May 10, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Yeah, definitely ... Me not being a rookie anymore, embracing the playbook more and watching Paul Kruger and Dannell Ellerbe last eyar, it gives me a lot of inspiration to do better. I'm a lot more comfortable on special teams and I have a lot more experience to do it now.
The Ravens are an unflappable organization built on a consistent approach to the draft. So even after losing Ed Reed, Ray Lewis, Anquan Boldin, Paul Kruger and Bernard Pollard, Baltimore patiently waited to rebuild through the draft rather than pay retail prices in free agency ... The result is that the Ravens picked at least two guys (Elam and Brown) who should start right away and three or four other players who could be significant contributors. In particular, Elam has a chance to be an excellent player, as long as fans aren't expecting the second coming of Reed. This is the kind of approach that has kept long term success sustainable in Baltimore.
I’m excited for these guys ... They are hard workers, they are talented and they have bright futures. I’m looking forward to seeing where they are going and maybe getting one in Cleveland. But I’ve told them to just let it happen, to not worry about where you are going to go.More quotes »
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