Found July 29, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
PLAYERS: Arthur Jones
TEAMS: Baltimore Ravens
Cool relief was delivered to Baltimore Ravens training camp on Monday in the form of an ice cream truck (full video here), leading players to visibly freak out — perhaps none moreso than 315-pound defensive end Arthur Jones, who was so excited it looked like he might give Miss Twist a kiss and a hug. [USAToday] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Joe Flacco reportedly “looking disconsolate” after losing Dennis Pitta for the season

It doesn’t sound like Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is taking the news well that he’s lost his top tight end for the season to a fractured hip, according to Peter King of  In the Ravens’ 4-0 playoff run last year, Boldin and Pitta averaged nine catches and 136 receiving yards per game. Now Joe Flacco will have to win without either of them this year. That’s one of...

Ravens sign Shiancoe to replace Pitta

Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta is lost for the season after undergoing hip surgery, a major blow to the team's bid to repeat as Super Bowl champions. Pitta was hurt Saturday, the third day of training camp, when he collided with safety James Ihedigbo in the back of the end zone while going for a pass from Joe Flacco. He was operated on Saturday night. "Dennis...

Dennis Pitta didn’t suffer any ligament or cartilage damage

Despite the fact that the Ravens have lost tight end Dennis Pitta for the entire 2013 season, the good news is that he didn’t suffer any ligament or cartilage damage when he fractured his hip. “Basically, the ball was pushed out of the socket and pushed backwards,”said Ravens head coach John Harbaugh, per “It’s an injury that happens a lot of times in car accidents...

Baltimore Ravens: 2013 Game-By-Game Predictions

The Ravens enter 2013 after an amazing playoff run that ended with a victory in the Super Bowl and leaves them with high expectations for the season. Those expectation will unfortunately be far too high for a team that has lost major players on both sides of the ball.My expectations for the Ravens have been discussed further HERE and HERE. I do not believe that the extreme losses...

Maclin, Pitta finished for 2013

The calendar still reads July, yet two big-name fantasy assets can X-out the rest of the 2013 pigskin schedule, as receiver Jeremy Maclin and tight end Dennis Pitta suffered season-ending injuries over the weekend. For Maclin, his elevated standing has never matched his mettle on the field. A first-round pick in 2009, the Missouri product has averaged 863 yards per season, somewhat...

Ravens Sign TE Visanthe Shiancoe

The Baltimore Ravens signed TE Visanthe Shiancoe to a one-year deal. Clearly, the loss of Dennis Pitta forced the Ravens to bring in some additional at tight end. Shiancoe, 33, has had success in the past as a receiving tight end, but it is hard to say what he offers at this point in his career. Ed Dickson will most likely be asked to replace Pitta as their No. 1 tight end. Shiancoe was...

Vonta Leach Returns To Ravens

The Ravens have re-signed fullback Vonta Leach to a two-year contract, according to Jason La Canfora of Spin:Dennis Pitta's season-ending injury precipitated a reunion with Leach, as the team will now use rookie Kyle Juszcsyk as the backup tight end and H-back instead of at fullback. Leach is one of the top blocking fullbacks in the NFL, so his presence...

Shiancoe back in NFL, signs with Ravens

The Baltimore Ravens replaced injured TE Dennis Pitta with former Viking Visanthe Shiancoe.

I Pitta The Fool Who Drafted Dennis

By the way, that wasn’t meant as an insult to any of you readers.  I have much better insults then that for you.  It’s called my writing.  No, I said that in the mirror in my best Mr. T impersonation to myself as I took Dennis Pitta in my 14 team auction league way back in early July for $10 bucks.  Don’t ask me why I did it in that voice, I think I was just in shock and...

Ravens Sign Visanthe Shiancoe

Visanthe Shiancoe was a guest at Ravens practice on Friday, and now he’s a Raven on Sunday. A day after losing tight end Dennis Pitta for the season, the Ravens announced on Sunday afternoon that Shiancoe has agreed to a one-year contract. The Ravens were interested in Shiancoe even before Pitta got hurt, and they add a veteran tight end who appeared in four games for the Patriots last season.

Bernard Pollard Keeps Termination Letter From Baltimore Ravens Taped in Locker as Motivation (Photo)

Bernard Pollard wants to keep his job, and he has just the thing to keep himself motivated: a pink slip from his previous job. The Tennessee Titans safety was released by the Balitmore Ravens in March, and he’s kept his termination letter in a very visible place — his locker in Nashville, Tenn. reporter Albert Breer tweeted a photo of Pollard’s locker decoration, which...
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