Ravens' picks, Rounds 5-7: NFL DRAFT

April 22, 1996

Jermaine Lewis, WR

Round: 5th, 153rd pick overall

Size: 5 feet 7, 172 pounds

School: Maryland

Hometown: Lanham, Md.

Statistics: Owns Atlantic Coast Conference record with 193 career receptions; finished third in ACC history with 2,932 receiving yards and set a school record with 21 career TD receptions. Averaged 24 yards per kickoff return and 12 yards per punt return in career.

Quote: "He could possibly be our fifth receiver, but we got him for his return skills. We think he's an outstanding returner in both [kickoff and punt] areas." -- Ravens coach Ted Marchibroda.

Dexter Daniels, ILB

Round: 6th, 172nd pick overall

Size: 6 feet, 241 pounds

School: Florida

Hometown: Valdosta, Ga.

Statistics: Earned second-team All-Southeastern Conference honors as senior by recording 84 tackles, 52 solos. Was named to All-SEC second team as a junior with 79 tackles, 31 solos.

Quote: "We felt we needed another linebacker, and he's a tough kid with good size. He also played against excellent competition." -- Marchibroda.

James Roe, WR

Round: 6th, 186th pick overall

Size: 6 feet 2, 185 pounds

School: Norfolk State

Hometown: Richmond, Va.

Statistics: Dominated in Division II. Over four years, caught 239 passes for 4,468 yards and 46 TDs, averaging 18.7 yards per catch. Best year was 1994, when he set Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association records with 77 receptions for 1,454 yards and 17 scores.

Quote: "He may not have the greatest 40 [yard dash] time, but he shows explosions in his jumps. Every time you watch him on tape, you see him make some kind of acrobatic catch." -- Ravens director of football operations Ozzie Newsome.

Jon Stark, QB

Round: 7th, 238th pick overall

Size: 6 feet 3, 222 pounds

School: Trinity International

Hometown: Nashville, Tenn.

Statistics: After spending two years as a backup, started all 10 games as a senior. Threw for 3,142 yards and 21 TDs, completed 49.8 percent and had 10 interceptions.

Quote: "We needed a third quarterback. Our quarterback coach, Don Strock, worked out about a dozen of them. He, [receivers coach] Mike Sheppard and Ted Marchibroda ranked them. Stark was rated a little bit ahead of [Maryland's] Scott Milanovich." -- Newsome.

Pub Date: 4/22/96

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