If a deal develops, though, it won't unfold until after the
The Ravens have lined up in past seasons with
"If we had to line up today with the group that we have, I think John told Steve Bisciotti that K.O. would probably get that opportunity," Newsome said.
The 6-foot-5, 333-pound 2012 second-round draft pick was an All-
“He's done it,” Ravens assistant general manager
"We've seen him play left tackle well. He's a smart guy. He's motivated. He's got long arms. He's a good athlete. He can bend. All those things factor into the equation."
The door isn't necessarily closed on McKinnie's potential return, though.
The Ravens have kept in touch with Michael George, McKinnie's agent. McKinnie has drawn preliminary inquiries from the
"Could [McKinnie] be our left tackle? He potentially could be," Newsome said. "Could KO [Osemele] be our left tackle? He could potentially be our left tackle, too. I think we are very open. I think the dialogue has been very good with B-Mac from my standpoint, and I think John would echo the same thing."