Clark Haggans

Ravens, 49ers share practice digs at Saints' facility

The Harbaugh brothers always shared a bedroom growing up.

Now, their football teams are dividing up usage of the New Orleans Saints' practice facility.

After the Ravens expressed concerns about the hard surface of an artificial turf practice field at Tulane University, they shifted practice to Metairie, La.

Using 100 feet of piping drapes to block the views of both teams and covering up windows in the weight room, the NFL football operations staff and Saints worked to separate the teams from being able to watch each other Thursday.

"Just cooperating spirits," Jim Harbaugh told a pool reporter. "We're focused on what we're doing. I'm sure...