Dennis Pitta admits he lacked some explosiveness and strength after returning from a hip injury late last season, but feels he is getting close to 100 percent.
Ravens re-signed TE Dennis Pitta to a five-year, $32 million contract.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports free agent Dennis Pitta and the Ravens are "making progress" on a long-term agreement, but that there's "nothing imminent."
Sources tell the Baltimore Sun that the Ravens have made free agent Dennis Pitta a major negotiating priority.
Ravens HC John Harbaugh said he was "very optimistic" Baltimore will keep hold of free agent TE Dennis Pitta.
A source predicted to the Baltimore Sun that the Ravens will franchise tag free agent Dennis Pitta if the sides don't reach a long-term contract agreement before the March 3 deadline.
The Baltimore Sun reports the Ravens and free agent Dennis Pitta are "far apart" in ongoing contract talks.
The Baltimore Sun suggests free agent Dennis Pitta could argue he's a wide receiver if franchise tagged as a tight end by the Ravens.
New Ravens OC Gary Kubiak said he was "very impressed" with free agent Dennis Pitta when studying him.
New Ravens OC Gary Kubiak told reporters at his introductory press conference that he expects free agent Dennis Pitta to "be a big part of the offense" in 2014.
The Baltimore Sun suggests the Ravens could use the franchise tag on impending free agent Dennis Pitta.
Dennis Pitta caught eight passes for 63 yards in Week 17 against the Bengals.
Dennis Pitta caught four passes for 34 yards in Baltimore's Week 16 loss to the Patriots.
Dennis Pitta blames game flow for his two-catch Week 15.