Ravens' Picks

Nfl Draft

April 20, 1997

Peter Boulware, DE

Round: 1st, 4th pick overall

Size: 6 feet 4, 255 pounds

School: Florida State

Hometown: Columbia, S.C.

Career statistics: 151 tackles, 32 sacks

Quote: "You need players who can run, change direction and take down the other team's quarterback. We got that." -- Marvin Lewis, Ravens defensive coordinator

Jamie Sharper, LB

Round: 1st, 34th pick overall

Size: 6 feet 2, 240 pounds

School: Virginia

Hometown: Richmond, Va.

Career statistics: 495 tackles, school record

Quote: "He's a guy we might have picked in the first round." -- Lewis

Kim Herring, S

Round: 2nd, 58th pick overall

Size: 5 feet 11, 199 pounds

School: Penn State

Hometown: Cleveland

Career statistics: 223 tackles, 13 interceptions

Quote: "He has great man-to-man cover ability for a safety." -- Ozzie Newsome, Ravens vice president of player personnel

Jay Graham, RB

Round: 3rd, 64th pick overall

Size: 5 feet 11, 215 pounds

School: Tennessee

Hometown: Concord, N.C.

Career statistics: 2,609 yards, 4.8-yard average, 25 TDs

Quote: "He's a dependable, solid performer, a big-gamer." -- Newsome

Pub Date: 4/20/97

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