"Ed Reed was probably the best ever at it. He's had 12 years in the league, and this is Moe Lee's first. He did a good job, but let's just keep it basic and fundamental."
When the Ravens signed Pro Bowl outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil to a $35 million contract, they envisioned a formidable pass-rush tandem with him and Suggs. Midway through preseason, the partnership is working out the way the Ravens thought it would.
"Yeah, it's what we expected," Harbaugh said. "As far as making some broad statement about what it means, we'll find out when the games start for real. They're both the real deal.
"I think Suggs is rushing the passer better than I've seen in the time I've been here. Dumervil is as good as advertised. Those guys work incredibly hard. They challenge our tackles every day, so they make each other better."
Pro Bowl offensive guard Marshal Yanda participated in team drills for the first time since returning to practice after offseason rotator cuff surgery. ... Dumervil didn't practice due to a minor groin injury. "I don't know," Harbaugh said when asked when Dumervil will return to practice. "It's not a serious deal, though." ... Outside linebacker Adrian Hamilton practiced without incident after having his right wrist X-rayed and undergoing a pair of MRIs. No broken bone was detected.