The Ravens remain optimistic that the hip injury sustained by Dennis Pitta early in preseason will not be season-ending, as originally feared.
EARLY BIRD: Waking up with the Ravens on Friday, Aug. 30.
Two-minute topic: What were the biggest stories of Ravens training camp of 2013?
Tight end Ed Dickson had another strong day of practice with the Ravens on Monday, and all indications point toward him being ready to go for the season opener at Denver on Sept. 5.
The morning after: Panthers 34, Ravens 27.
Two-minute topic: Will Joe Flacco be more turnover-prone as he tries to build chemistry with new receivers?