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Maualuga packs a wallop

Maualuga packs a wallop

OWINGS MILLS -- Baltimore Ravens director of player personnel Eric DeCosta smiled widely when asked if he would be interested in drafting an inside linebacker. "If there's a Ray Lewis out there, we'll take him," DeCosta said at the Ravens' draft luncheon. "If there's a guy out there like that, we'll draft him."

If intimidating USC inside linebacker Rey Maualuga is still available when the Ravens are on the clock with the 26th overall pick of the first round, then his penchant for destructive hits could coincide with an area of need following Bart Scott signing a $48 million free agent contract with the New York Jets. Baltimore retained All-Pro middle linebacker Ray Lewis, but have unproven... Recommended Stories

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