Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 7/16/13

DENVER - OCTOBER 9: Jonathan Ogden #75 of the Baltimore Ravens looks on during the game against the Denver Broncos on October 9, 2006 at Invesco Field at Mile High in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
When Jonathan Ogden walked across the stage and shook Paul Tagliabue’s hand for the first time after being drafted by the Baltimore Ravens, a strange thought ran through my mind.This kid is going to get bigger.It’s hard to say that about an offensive tackle, but he looked lean, thin almost for his size and that was even commented by analysts of ESPN.Jonathan Ogden did get bigger and he did get better. His accolades speak for themselves.11× Pro Bowl (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001,2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007)10× All-Pro (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002,2003, 2004, 2006)Super Bowl champion (XXXV)NFL Alumni Offensive Lineman of the Year (2002)Unanimous All-American (1995)Outland Trophy (1995)UPI Lineman of the Year (1995)Jim Parker Award (1995)Morris Trophy (1995)UCLA Bruins No. 79 retiredNFL 2000s All-Decade TeamBaltimore Ravens Ring of HonorThe many awards are testament to his success and his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame next month proves how great he really w...
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