Progress has been hard to measure for Dennis Pitta and Breshad Perriman in the three practices the Ravens have held this week. Even coach John Harbaugh said that the OTA sessions are more “touch football” than what might happen in training camp this summer or during the 2016 season.
Yet for the veteran tight end trying to come back a second time from what appeared to be a career-ending hip fracture, and for the second-year wide receiver who missed his entire rookie year with a mysteriously nagging knee injury, even a two-hour simulation beats rehab or, in Pitta’s case, premature retirement.
Both players showed flashes Thursday on the practice field in...
San Francisco 49ers players take the field before the start of Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday at the Superdome in New Orleans.