3 players Ravens could trade down for in second round of 2024 NFL Draft

The Ravens might do well to move down
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2. Chris Braswell, EDGE, Alabama

It's tough being Braswell, as he was overshadowed at almost every turn by teammate and likely Top 10 pick Dallas Turner at Alabama. Those who took a close inspection of Braswell, however, would see that he is a worthy prospect who could become a Top-50 pick for a team with a need for speed off the edge.

Braswell's speed-to-power is exceptional, and he pairs that with impressive bendiness off the edge. Not only does he fire off the edge, but he does so while pairing his attack with impressive pass rush moves that will ease his transition into a situational pass rush move early in his career.

Chris Braswell could be a solid pass rusher for the Baltimore Ravens

Braswell isn't the biggest player or the most effective with his hand in the dirt. As such, Braswell might be limited to a role player who can get to the quarterback in the pros. His run defense was solid, but he likely won't ever be a true edge-setter at the professional level without some added weight.

Part of what has made Baltimore's defense so good in recent years is their ability to identify talent to fill specific roles. With Jadeveon Clowney gone, the Ravens could draft someone who could replicate his speed off the edge by bringing Braswell into the fold and letting his athleticism take over.