Ravens nearly traded 2008 NFL Draft class to select Matt Ryan

The Baltimore Ravens came close but were unable to acquire Matt Ryan for a massive haul in the 2008 NFL Draft.

The 2008 NFL Draft saw players like Ryan Clady, Jonathan Stewart, Chris Johnson, Jordy Nelson, and Joe Flacco all selected. Perhaps the most notable of the group had been quarterback Matt Ryan, who went No. 3 overall to the Atlanta Falcons. However, how close was he to joining the…