Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 11/20/14
The Baltimore Ravens have placed tight end, Dennis Pitta, on the injured reserve-designated for return list, reports Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com The IR-DFR list rules can be a little tricky.  A player placed on the IR-DFR list can resume practicing no earlier than six weeks after placement on the list. They can return to the active roster eight weeks after being placed on the list.  A team can only use this designation for one player per season. Pitta fractured his hip early in training camp but tests showed no ligament damage.  This is a positive since it may allow Pitta to return later on in the season. Pitta’s production will be missed.  Last season, Pitta had 61 grabs for 669 yards and seven touchdowns.  More importantly, Pitta had a solid playoff run with 14 catches and three touchdowns, including a 1-yard touchdown catch in the Super Bowl. However, with Ed Dickson coming back and the additions of TE Dallas Clark and wide receiver Brandon Stokley, the Ravens’ passing attack should be more than adequate.  With the open roster spot, the Ravens opened the cage and re-signed TE, Billy Bajema.  Bajema will be used as a blocking TE; steam-shoveling holes open for running back, Ray Rice and company. You can follow me on twitter @TheSoftParade69 Talk football talk cigars talk anything, I know a little about a lot. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?
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