With the 25th selection of the 2018 NFL Draft, the Baltimore Ravens have selected Hayden Hurst. The former South Carolina tight end was selected 25th overall after finishing the 2017 season with a 79.4 overall grade and after Baltimore made two draft-day trades.
Baltimore received Tennessee's Round 1 (25) and a fourth-round pick the Ravens' Round 1 (22) and a sixth-round pick.
The Titans traded up to No. 22 overall, after Baltimore sent their Round 1 (16) and Round 5 (154) in exchange for Buffalo's Round 1 (22) and Round 3 (65).
- Hurst ranked 22nd among draft-eligible tight ends in yards per route run in 2017 (1.38).
- He ranked first among draft-eligible tight ends in drop rate in 2017 (0.0).
- Hurst ranked eighth among draft-eligible tight ends in slot yards in 2017 (232).