Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/9/14
Dennis Pitta was in constant motion throughout the Ravens' offseason practices, making it difficult to get an accurate read on where he would line up from play to play. Signed to a five-year, $32 million contract in March, the tight end is expected to have a versatile role in new offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak's offensive system. That includes everything from Pitta being split out as an extra wide receiver to working out of the backfield as well as traditional in-line tight end alignments. “I have done a lot of different things in this offense already," Pitta said during the Ravens' final minicamp. "I would assume that would continue to increase, but I’m trying to get down the basics still right now and trying to be effective at some of our basic plays, and hopefully, I can get in a position where I can play a variety of positions.” Kubiak runs a tight end-friendly offense where he's routinely utilized two or even three tight ends in multiple roles on any given play.
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