• Ravens issue second-round tender to Dennis Pitta

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Mar 12, 2013
    The Ravens have given tight end Dennis Pitta a second-round restricted free agent tender worth $2.023 million. Multiple reports have the Ravens issuing a second-round tender offer to Pitta before he becomes a restricted free agent. If Pitta signs the tender, he’ll receive a $2.023 million salary for the 2013 season but you’d imagine that he’ll take some time to see if any teams are willing to make him an offer before he does that. The signing team would have to hand over a second-round pick for Pitta’s services, something that doesn’t seem totally unlikely outside of the fact that restricted free agents rarely see much interest on the market. Tender numbers count against the cap, so teams must have the room carved out and ready for a player to sign the offer. Selected in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft, Jones has become a key contributor on the Ravens’ defensive line. Edds , G Seth Olsen , CB Cassius Vaughn , G Jeff Linkenbach DE George Selvie , FB Brock Bolen , C John Estes , WR Jordan Shipley , LB Kyle Bosworth , TE Zach Potter Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union has reported none will be tendered C-G Fernando Velasco .
    • Ravens give Arthur Jones second-round tender

      The Ravens have tendered restricted free agent defensive end Arthur Jones at the second-round level, Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reported Monday. Selected in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft, Jones has become a key contributor on the Ravens
  • AFC South restricted free-agent update

    Tuesday is the deadline for teams to put tender offers on restricted free agents, guys who have played for three years and have expiring contracts. There are three levels of tenders: $2.879 million comes with a first-round draft pick attached as compens…
    Source: ESPN.com

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