Ravens roll call

August 08, 1996

Jed Devries

Pos.: Offensive lineman

Height: 6-6

Weight: 300

Age: 25

College: Utah State

Year: 2nd

How acquired: 1994 free agent

Highlights: Was signed to Browns' practice squad in 1994 and made 53-man roster, but appeared in only two games: vs. Pittsburgh on Nov. 11 (his first NFL game) and vs. Jacksonville on Dec. 24. As a senior at Utah State, made first-team All-Big West. Was a four-year letterman, two on defense and two on offense, after redshirting in 1989.

Personal: Marketing major. Lettered in football, basketball and track at Weber High School in Ogden, Utah. One of 19 NFL players in the second United Way/NFL Benefit Weekend in New Haven, Conn. He and his wife, Amy, have a daughter, Hannah McCall, 11 months.

Chad Eaton

Pos.: Defensive lineman

Height: 6-4

Weight: 292

Age: 24

College: Washington State

Year: 1st

How acquired: 1995 free agent

Highlights: Power player with strong legs who uses hands well. Signed to Browns' practice squad on Sept. 28, then placed on active roster on Dec. 15. Drafted on seventh round by Arizona in 1995. As a senior, he was voted top defensive lineman in the Pac-10. Was an All-Pac 10 selection with 69 tackles, 4.5 sacks, two passes broken up and one kick blocked.

Personal: Two-way All-State player at Rogers High School in Puyallup, Wash. Selected Lineman of the Year by the Washington State Sportswriters Association and earned All-League honors. Majored in business administration.

Pub Date: 8/08/96

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