The trade was already public, well before Arizona had picked the first time in position 23 – and not without reason: a few days ago, both sides had agreed on the trade, Brown was already flown in for the draft party of the cardinals by private jet and Was in Arizona in the evening.
Cardinals-GM Steve Keim then announced that he had anticipated a run on the receiver, which fueled the early trade. The Ravens receive Arizonas Pick number 23, in return brown Baltimores hikes third-round pick at position 100 to the cardinals.
Baltimore used Pick 23 for another downtrade and finally chose Center Tyler Linderbaum in position 25.
At the same time, the Ravens now has to find more weapons on day 2: Rashod Bateman, Tylan Wallace, Devin Duvernay, James Proche, Jaylon Moore and Binjimen Victor form the Wide Receiver Group in Baltimore. Quarterback Lamar Jackson already cleared his displeasure.
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Brown, who played in college with Cardinals Quarterback Kyler Murray, started 91 balls for 1,008 yards and six touchdowns last season. In three NFL years he comes to 21 touchdowns.