The 14th general choose on this yr’s draft, Hamilton has already impressed in the course of the rookie camp and OTA’s as a flexible security with the potential to be an affect participant from Day 1. He was extensively considered the highest security within the draft with the potential to change into a star participant with excellent vary and ball abilities.
“He is – as advertised,” Defensive Coordinator Mike Macdonald stated. “He’s doing the things that we’re expecting him to do. Really, with any rookie and the young guys, the challenge for them is keep finding new stuff to screw up.
“He proper on schedule, however we do not inform him that – attempt to present some sense of urgency for him. But he’ll get there. [I’m] actually happy with Kyle.”
The Ravens have also signed first-round center Tyler Linderbaum, third-round defensive tackle Travis Jones, fourth-round tight end Isaiah Likely, fourth-round corner Damarion Williams and sixth-round running back Tyler Badie. With his contract signed, Hamilton can continue focusing on learning Baltimore’s defense and quickly realizing his potential.
“It’s fairly surreal, simply being out right here and being a Baltimore Raven,” Hamilton said. “It’s a dream come true. I get the chance to return out right here, get higher, make errors and be taught from them. I’ve nice coaches who’ve been serving to me all through this weekend, and I’m excited to construct on it.”