Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta agreed this offseason to a $2.5 million pay cut each of the next two seasons, and he has an idea of what those funds were earmarked for.
“My money, I think, went to Brandon Williams,” Pitta said Thursday, joking of the star Ravens nose tackle, who signed a five-year, $54 million contract in March. “So he owes me.”
His contract aside — Pitta was due to make $5.5 million in 2017 and 2018 before the Ravens came to him about a contract restructuring — the team’s leading returning receiver welcomed a return to normalcy entering organized team activities. After overcoming two severe hip injuries to play in all 16 games and finish with 86 catches...
San Francisco 49ers players take the field before the start of Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday at the Superdome in New Orleans.