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Ravens' pre-draft depth chart on offense

There are 137 days until the Baltimore Ravens kick off the regular season, and their roster is far from set because of that event called the draft happening next month. But, for the sake of seeing where the Ravens stand today, let's project their depth chart on offense:

WIDE RECEIVER: Torrey Smith; Marlon Brown; Aaron Mellette

WIDE RECEIVER: Steve Smith; Jacoby Jones; Deonte Thompson

LEFT TACKLE: Eugene Monroe; Kelechi Osemele

LEFT GUARD: Kelechi Osemele; Ryan Jensen; A.Q. Shipley

CENTER: Jeremy Zuttah; Gino Gradkowski; A.Q. Shipley

RIGHT GUARD: Marshal Yanda; Jah Reid

RIGHT TACKLE: Rick Wagner; Jah Reid

TIGHT END: Dennis Pitta; Owen Daniels; Matt Furstenburg

QUARTERBACK: Joe Flacco; Tyrod Taylor

FULLBACK: Kyle Juszczyk

RUNNING BACK: Ray Rice; Bernard Pierce; Justin Forsett

My observations: What stood out the most while compiling the depth chart was the Ravens' lack of depth at offensive tackle, which is why right tackle is the biggest question mark on offense. Ravens coach John Harbaugh said Wagner would be the starter if the season started today. He also laid out the scenario of Osemele moving to right tackle and Jensen starting at left guard, although he noted that Osemele's preferred position is left guard. Drafting a right tackle would allow Osemele to stay at left guard and make Wagner the top backup at offensive tackle, which should be his role given that Wagner was a fifth-round pick from a year ago.

What the Ravens do in the draft could bump Forsett, Furstenburg and either Mellette or Thompson off the three-deep chart. If the Ravens take a wide receiver in the early to middle rounds, it would put the roster spots of Mellette and Thompson in jeopardy. The Ravens only carried five wide receivers last season. It could also be tough for Furstenburg to make the team as well. Even if the Ravens don't draft a tight end, it's expected that they'll pick up a blocking tight end at some point.