Baltimore Ravens’ Dennis Pitta ranked top-10 fantasy TE option

With training camps getting underway this week, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

TE Camp: Gary Kubiak’s two-headed tight end monster

Training camp is a time when teams start to come together and help not only each other come together, but the team as well. Some camps might be harder than others, especially when it comes to earning a spot on the roster and keeping a job on an NFL team. Heading into training camp, the tight end position seems to be one of the stronger positions on the offense — if not the strongest...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Versatile role envisioned for Dennis Pitta

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...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Ravens' Dennis Pitta avoided grievance route that Saints' Jimmy Graham took, and lost

The Ravens and tight end Dennis Pitta were thankful to avoid the legal standoff that just unfolded between the New Orleans Saints and star tight end Jimmy Graham. Graham lost a grievance hearing Wednesday as NFL arbitrator Stephen Burbank ruled that he's officially a tight end and only eligible for a $7.035 million tight end franchise tag rather than the far more lucrative ...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Ravens have weighed leaning “heavily” on two-TE sets

Are the Ravens ready to regularly use formations that will get Dennis Pitta and Owen Daniels on the field at the same time? According to Dan Pompei of Bleacher Report, Ravens offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak has pondered the prospect of “relying heavily” on formations using two tight ends because of Daniels’ encouraging offseason after missing most of 2013 with a broken fibula.
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June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens going back to old ways

The Ravens have done a lot of work to bulk up their offense this offseason. They have done this by re-signing key players like Eugene Monroe and Dennis Pitta. They also made some important upgrades via free agency, in particular with pass catchers Steve Smith Sr. and Owen Daniels. But where the Ravens improved most this offseason was on defense. The Ravens have always been...
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June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens Injury Update: Dennis Pitta feels '100 percent' after last years hip injury

The Baltimore Ravens weren't immune to injuries last year, nor were the rest of the 31 teams in the NFL. Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta had a memorable postseason run on the way to hoisting the Super Bowl XLVII trophy with three touchdowns in four games, including one in the Superdome.  Yet on July 27, 2013, he dislocated and fractured his hip when he fell to the ground catching...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Snubbed? Baltimore Ravens TE Dennis Pitta not named top-10 in NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens draft C.J. Mosley: ‘Best available player on our board’

Baltimore Ravens drafted linebacker C.J. Mosley at No. 17 overall Thursday night. “He was the best available player on our board, and he would have been the best available player on the board at 10,” Ravens assistant general manager Eric DeCosta said. “We think he’s a great football player. We’re very excited to get him.”’ Mosley is 6-foot-2, 235-pounds, and the first...
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May 09, 2014  |  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...
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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 ...
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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...
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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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. ...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens Sign Dennis Pitta For $32M/5Yrs

The Baltimore Ravens have resigned TE Dennis Pitta to a 5 year deal worth $32 million. Pitta was said to be the Ravens top free agency priority and they wanted to get this done without franchising him. Even though he missed most of last season with injury, having a good pass catching TE around will help Joe Flacco. 5 years, $32 million for Dennis Pitta from the Ravens. — Mike...
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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...
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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...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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