Notes: Took part in the 2007 senior bowl in Alabama after being named All-Big 12 Conference honorable mention in 2006...Ramirez, one of the strongest members of the Red Raiders with a bench press of an incredible 550 pounds, was also an All-Big 12 First Team choice as a junior when he was the veteran starter along the front line for Texas Tech...A critical part as both a run blocker and pass protector, Ramirez did much more of the latter for a program that was among the nation's best passing attacks during his tenure...Many believe he is a better run blocker than pass blocker, which is hard to tell considering how little the Red Raiders kept the ball on the ground in recent years...Nevertheless, Ramirez may be exactly what the pros are looking for in a guard, as long as he doesn't have to switch his position any time soon.
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