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Notre Dame tight end Troy Niklas met with Ravens

With Dennis Pitta and Owen Daniels signed to contracts this offseason, the Ravens are well-equipped when it comes to pass-catching tight ends. What they don't have on the roster is a traditional blocking tight end in the mold of Notre Dame's Troy Niklas. The draft prospect recently visited the Ravens, according to a league source. He has also visited the Buffalo Bills....
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ravens looking to bring Dickson back?

After being selected in the third round of the 2010 draft — ahead of tight ends Dennis Pitta and Jimmy Graham — much was expected of Ed Dickson in a Ravens uniform.  Possessing the athleticism that is coveted at the position, there was more excitement for the Oregon product than there was Pitta. However, now that we stand at the beginning of the 2014 season, Ravens fans changed...
Via cover32 - Ravens
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens gave Dennis Pitta $16 million guaranteed

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Tom Pelissero of USA TODAY Sports,  Dennis Pitta’s new contract with the Ravens will pay him $16 million guaranteed. Dennis Pitta's new deal with #Ravens included $16M guaranteed — $11M signing bonus, plus gtd bases of $1M in 2014 and $4M in 2015. — Tom Pelissero ...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens: Dennis Pitta signs a five-year contract

Baltimore Ravens: Dennis Pitta signs a five-year contractThe Baltimore Ravens have come to terms with tight end Dennis Pitta on a five-year contract. With Pitta’s contract, the veteran will stay in Baltimore and will not hit the unrestricted free agency market in a few days. Pitta has quickly emerged as one of the key players on the Ravens’ offense over the past few years. But...
Via isportsweb.com
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Next moves we should hope to see from the Baltimore Ravens

After signing tight end Dennis Pitta to a reported five-year deal, the Ravens continue to march on with a great offseason thus far. The recent signings of both Pitta and Terrell Suggs mean that left tackle Eugene Monroe is the next target for Baltimore to sign. The addition of Monroe last season proved to be a great solution to a daunting problem on the offensive line. With just...
Via cover32 - Ravens
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

I Pitta The Fool! (Sorry.)

In a move that's sure not to make people forget that Ray Rice uppercut (what normal-sized people would refer just simply as 'punched') his wife and could only carry her a few yards (just like a football, how cute!), the Ravens reached a five-year deal worth $32 million with tight end Dennis Pitta. In a news conference later today, the deal will be officially announced...
Via Razzball Football
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens sign Dennis Pitta to five-year, $32 million deal

Going into this offseason the Baltimore Ravens had two priories: lock up tight end Dennis Pitta and offensive tackle Eugene Monroe to long-term deals.One down, one to go.By Thibous via Wikimedia CommonsThe Ravens have agreed to a five-year, $32 million deal with Pitta, according to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun. With Pitta now locked up, the Ravens will turn their attention...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Cap Cuts and Signing of Pitta aim to solidify Ravens offense...

With only 4 draft picks coming up for the Ravens (not counting compensatory picks, which cannot be traded), the mission is clear: make cap space for possible free agent signings and lock in Dennis Pitta (Joe Flacco's favorite target), thus avoiding putting a Franchise tag on Pitta. First the Ravens made the decision to release fullback Vonta Leach and inside linebacker Jameel...
Via Ravens Football Machine
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens: Dennis Pitta Agrees to Long-Term Deal

Dennis Pitta isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. Pitta and the Ravens have agreed to terms on a 5-year $32 million dollar contract, according to sources. Pitta’s deal will keep him in Baltimore through the 2018 season. Last July, Pitta suffered a fractured and dislocated right hip in what could have been a career ending injury. Pitta recovered to play the final four games catching...
Via Standing O Sports
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Pitta and Ravens agree to a five-year deal

Will Brinson of CBS Sports reports the Baltimore Ravens have reached an agreement with tight end Dennis Pitta to a new five-year contract that will keep him in Baltimore through the 2018 season. The contract is reportedly worth $32 million, which would give Pitta an average annual salary of around $6.5 million.After posting career high numbers in catches (61), receiving yards (669...
Via NFL Injury Report
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Pitta, Ravens agree to new contract extension

The Baltimore Ravens and tight end Dennis Pitta have agreed to a new contract extension.  Pitta was given a five-year deal with $32 million. Ravens gave TE Dennis Pitta a five-year deal worth $32 million, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) February 28, 2014 This is great news for the Ravens, as they were in a sticky situation with how they would franchise tag him. ...
Via DC Sports-Kings
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Pitta signs 5-year deal to stay with Ravens

Earlier this week our own Anthony Aidonidis posted "A Call to Arms" piece on potential Ravens free-agent Dennis Pitta. That is no longer a possibility as Pitta has signed a five-year deal to remain with the Ravens. The deal is reportedly worth somewhere in the neighborhood of 32 million dollars.Al Bello/Getty ImagesPitta missed the majority of this past season after suffering...
Via Patriots Life
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens, Pitta agree on 5-year deal

The Ravens have agreed to a five-year contract with tight end Dennis Pitta, first reported by the Baltimore Sun, and confirmed by CSN-Baltimore. The package is reportedly worth $32 million. Signing Pitta before Monday’s deadline to use the franchise tag is the best news the Ravens have gotten so far this offseason. It allows them to keep one of their best offensive players without...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens sign Dennis Pitta to five-year extension

getty images The Baltimore Ravens will not need to use the franchise tag on tight end Dennis Pitta. On Friday the two sides reached agreement on a five-year extension worth $32 million. The deal will be worth $6.4 million a season and places Pitta in the top half of tight ends in contract value. Dennis Pitta's five-year contract is worth $32 million, according to a league source...
Via Tireball.com
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens lock up Dennis Pitta for five years

And just like that a deal was done. On a week where cover32 is celebrating the tight end position, the Ravens do all their fans a favor and sign Dennis Pitta to a five-year deal. The contract is reportedly worth around $32.5 million, however more details are to come about the signing. Last offseason, Baltimore had trouble keeping any mainstay on their roster. This time around the...
Via cover32 - Ravens
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens reach 5 year deal with TE Dennis Pitta worth 32 million

This is great news for Gary Kubiak and the Ravens.  Kubiak said earlier this year when he was hired, he was expecting big things from Pitta, and today he landed a five year contract extension.  This is a breath of fresh air for the Ravens and their fans, as Pitta turned into one of the […]The post Baltimore Ravens reach 5 year deal with TE Dennis Pitta worth 32 million appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Ravens sign Dennis Pitta to a 5-year deal

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun,  the Ravens have signed tight end Dennis Pitta to a five-year deal. Ravens have reached a five-year deal with tight end Dennis Pitta, according to league sources — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) February 28, 2014 Now the Ravens have to focus...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Ravens Reach An Agreement With TE Dennis Pitta On A Five- Year Deal

Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore, citing leagues sources, reports that the Ravens have reached an agreement on a five-year deal with TE Dennis Pitta. Albert Breer reports that Pitta will receive a five-year contract worth $32.5 million. Pro Football Talk reports that Pitta’s new contract is expected to average between $6 million and $7 million per year. Mike Garafolo reports...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens Rumors: Baltimore in 'active talks' with Eugene Monroe and Dennis Pitta

The Baltimore Ravens have two key players in offensive tackle Eugene Monroe and tight end Dennis Pitta scheduled to hit free agency. The two have talked with the Ravens about a new deal and something could be close.The Ravens are in "active talks" with both Pitta and Monroe, according to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun. By Thibous via Wikimedia CommonsPitta is fully...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens expected to sign Dennis Pitta right before or after the franchise tag deadline

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports believes the Baltimore Ravens will get a deal done with Dennis Pitta either right before or right after the deadline to use the franchise tag passes. Wouldn't be shocked at all if the Ravens were able to extend TE Dennis Pitta prior to the franchise window...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 5 worst tight ends the Baltimore Ravens have ever drafted

To continue to bring you our “off”season long look into Baltimore Ravens history, we present you today with the Top 5 list of worst tight ends drafted. Now granted, this was a short list to pick from as our most in the Ravens brief history, but never-the-less some stinkers were out there. It’s important to remember them as well considering the 2014 NFL Draft draws nearer and...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens making progress on new contract for Dennis Pitta

The Ravens are making progress on a new deal with tight end Dennis Pitta, but remain far apart with left tackle Eugene Monroe, according to league sources. Pitta is older and coming off injury issues, and with complications arising as to whether he is a tight end or receiver with regards to franchise tags the Ravens would prefer to sign him now. The sides are making progress and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

A Call to Arms: Dennis Pitta

Though recent reports are saying that tightend Dennis Pitta and the Baltimore Ravens are making progress in contract negotiations, the veteran pass catcher would be a great fit in New England with the Patriots. Many analysts think that the Pats are set up to draft a tightend come May, but adding a former Super Bowl champion with plenty of experience sounds like a much more safe...
Via Patriots Life
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens and Dennis Pitta making progress in contract talks

The Baltimore Ravens and tight end Dennis Pitta are making progress on a new deal and both sides are hopeful an agreement will be reached before the March 3 franchise tag deadline, reports Dan Hanzus of NFL.com.Pitta has come a long way since injuring his hip in preseason.  The Ravens originally believed that Pitta's injury would end his season but after it was discovered that...
Via Sports Injury Alert
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Could Dennis Pitta replace Tony Gonzalez?

When the Falcons return from the NFL scouting combine, they will turn their attention to free agency. Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said there has been a lot of internal discussions about the team’s free agents, but none have been offered contract extensions. The Falcons’ list of potential unrestricted free agents include defensive linemen Jonathan Babineaux, Peria...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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